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Technical Lead - Payroll


Irvine - California - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA



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Kronos is looking for a passionate developer with high volume web application experience to join our team. This individual needs to be able to deliver on the technical vision of the company and will work with clients, product managers, analysts, architects and engineers to plan, design, develop, test and implement Workforce Management/Human Capital Management Solutions consistent with the business objective
•Able to work quickly and autonomously on complex issues where analysis of use cases, situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors and involves investigating issues and code execution, potentially, across all levels of the application stack, from database to browser, including external libraries
•Has an excellent understanding of programming and testing concepts, design patterns, and best practices, and can translate that understanding directly to implementations
•Has a deep knowledge and stays on the forefront of all development languages and frameworks utilized by our applications (Java, JavaScript, SQL, CSS, Spring, Hibernate, etc.)
•Suggest methods and technologies to improve our applications and development practices
•Member of an Agile Development Scrum team, may act as a Scrum Master/Technical Lead to drive the solution with other Developers, Product Managers and QA engineers


The following core skills are required for success in this position:
• 8+ years of hands-on development experience with Full stack java based web development: SQL, Java, J2EE, MVC, JavaScript, ReactJS, HTML5, CSS, XML, application servers and web servers. Java based REST API
• 3+ years working within a truly agile development team with Test-driven development experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Experience – Preferred
• Experience developing software solutions for Payroll and Tax management applications
• Working knowledge of US payroll and tax regulations and employee and employer level tax forms including W-2, W-4, 1099 and 940
• Previous experience with a SAAS or hosted solutions
• Web/cloud-based distributed multi-tier application development using SOAP and RESTful web services


Corporate overview

You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite. 

Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance – to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! You’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond. Want to learn more about our culture? Follow us on Twitter @work4kronos. #MyWorkInspired

Kronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Kronos’ industry-specific workforce applications are purpose built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions and government agencies of all sizes. Tens of thousands of organizations – including half of the Fortune 1000® - and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day. 

EEO Statement

Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.