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Technical Manager, Engineering


Lowell - Massachusetts - USA



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Kronos is looking for an experienced, hands-on Associate Manager to join our team in Lowell, MA who can join our development team and make an immediate impact on our fast-moving, customer-centric web applications. The individual will play a key role in the development of our next generation SaaS offering, in a highly collaborative, agile environment.

• Responsible for leading WFR Payroll team through design, development, testing, documentation and analysis of modules or features of new or upgraded software systems and products.
• The position involves managing Development team members and involves supporting production operations for the SMB WFR cloud-based Payroll solution.
• Ability to troubleshoot, analyze and solve technical problems is critical to the role.
• This role requires ability to read/write code, object-oriented analysis and design. As a technical le,ad you will be required to be hands-on and 50% coding is required.


The following core skills are required for success in this position:

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering
• 8+ years of hands-on development experience with strong experience in building Java/J2EE web applications, Web/cloud-based distributed multi-tier application development using SOAP and RESTful web services is a must
• Experience as an Associate Manager / Technical Lead, managing development team is required.
• 1 to 2 years of Experience with relational databases including Microsoft SQL Server is a must. Building applications using agile methodologies a plus
• Experience with cloud-based multi-tenant applications is desirable
• Experience developing software solutions for US Payroll and Tax management applications and experience with APM tools is a plus
• Experience supporting applications in production and ability to monitor and manage production performance issues
• Good communication skills


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! Whether you’re playing foosball in one of our game rooms, working up a healthy sweat in group fitness classes, or videoconferencing with Kronites thousands of miles away, 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.


Kronos is the global leader in workforce management solutions that enable organizations to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity. Tens of thousands of organizations in 100 countries – including more than half the Fortune 1000® - use Kronos time and attendance, scheduling, absence management, HR and payroll, hiring, and labor analytics applications.  Kronos customers include enterprises large and small across diverse industries worldwide including retail, hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing, public sector, services, and distribution.


Kronos is a privately held company and was founded in 1977. Headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, Kronos employs more than 5,000 people worldwide.


Kronos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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.