Associate Software Engineer

Boise, ID, United States
Main Location
Schaumburg, IL, United States
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Delivering one-of-a-kind cloud technology, accompanied by award winning customer service, Paylocity is a software company in a category of its own. 
 
Poised to revolutionize the world of human capital management for hundreds of thousands of small and medium sized businesses, we are seeking the best and the brightest to help us create the future – enabling our customers to be employers of choice for their employees and supervisors.
 
Our Product & Technology organization nurtures a dynamic agile work environment full of talented individuals with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds working in small squads around a shared mission.  Guided by our development principles, and a passion for compelling software, we come together to deliver great products and make Paylocity an exciting place to work. 
 
New College Grad Program:
We’ve created an exciting new program specifically for new college grads!  Join us and develop to your full potential and after successfully completing the 24-month program -- which includes technical training, coaching, mentoring and hands-on experience -- you will be placed on one of our product teams and be able to work remotely from anywhere.
 
As a member of one of our product teams, this person will be responsible for creating, enhancing, and supporting common features.  Working side-by-side with Product Owners, Quality Assurance Engineers, and Business Stakeholders, our Associate Software Engineers are actively involved in the complete software development life cycle in an agile environment including technical design, hands-on coding, unit testing, performance tuning, maintenance, test automation, deploys and upgrades.
 
Are you the teammate we are looking for?

Who You Are:
  • Enthusiastic about developing the best software available and providing the ultimate customer experience
  • An advocate for continuous improvement of our software development process
  • Interested in staying current by applying new technologies
  • Able to work in a collaborative environment with a willingness to share your ideas
  • Able to work independently on modules and complete tasks with high quality, but unafraid to seek out suggestions from other team members
  • Excited to work on cutting-edge technology

  • How We Work:
  • Curiosity and candor; the quality of the idea wins the day
  • Casual, focused, and agile environment operating under our shared principles
  • Customers at the center of everything we do
  • Small, mission-focused squads with an entrepreneurial spirit backed by enterprise investments
  • Consistent routines across stakeholders to ensure complete transparency
  • Close working relationship between executive stakeholders and customers

  • What We Offer:
  • A compelling mission to elevate payroll and human resources across the backroom and into the boardroom
  • Focus on helping our customers automate manual processes, appeal to the modern workforce, and glean insights from analytics
  • Lean enabling process that focuses on putting our customers at the center of everything we do
  • A commitment to investing in our products, hiring the best talent, and giving them the chance to meaningfully contribute to a vast market opportunity
  • Ample opportunity and encouragement to stay current with external training
  • A phenomenal talent anywhere culture, where employees can work remotely anywhere in the U.S. and/or work from one of three U.S. offices located in Illinois, Florida and Idaho 

  • Required Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in a computer science or technology related field with an emphasis in software development  
  • Proven academic record and minimum 3.2 GPA (out of 4.0) (major and overall) preferred
  • Demonstrable proficiency with an object-oriented language (e.g., C#, Java, C++)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of object-oriented design and development
  • Must be able to work effectively in an agile and team environment
  • Must be effective and creative in problem solving
  • Previous internship experience in a technology oriented role preferred

  • During the last three months, you would have:
  • (not all are required)
  • Demonstrated grit by working through and solving challenging problems
  • Demonstrated passion for designing and implementing quality software
  • Worked closely with a team where you demonstrated that you are a strong team player
  • Learned something that you are curious and excited about
  • Strengthened your team by communicating your achievements, concerns, knowledge and interests with others
  • Built something that you are proud of
  • Found innovative ways to increase the quality of your work
  • Exercised creativity and solved cool problems
  • Contributed to a shared code base

  • Paylocity's Awards:
  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2014, 2017, 2018
  • Glassdoor Highest Rated CEO's 2014, 2017
  • CIO Applications Top 25 HR Technology Solution Providers 2017
  • Deloitte Technology Fast 500 2013-2017
  • DC Digital Top Work Places 2016-2017
  • 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in Chicago 2008-2017
  • Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago 2012-2017
  • Best Places to Work Idaho 2017
  • Best Places to Work Orlando Business Journal 2016-2017
  • Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation 2014, 2017
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