Senior Java Application Engineer - Payroll Core
Location:
Pleasanton , California
Posted:
October 28, 2016
Reference:
JR13022
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Job Description
Workday's Payroll Application Development team is embarking on a journey to build the next generation business solutions platform that will offer a plug and play model with internal proprietary technology solutions, custom built applications and partner built solutions.

As part of innovative, high functioning team, you will collaborate with other technology solution providers, product managers, and other engineers to implement innovative solution to make platform scale, perform and seamlessly integrate into Workday's technologies.

You collaborate with your team following agile and test driven development practices.  A key strength you possess is the awareness of how important your work is to our customers and to the lives of all the individuals who are paid through Workday.

This is how a typical day would like look for you:
  • Develop multi-tenant cloud applications
  • Experienced developing modern scalable complex and high volume transactional system targeted towards high traffic business solutions
  • Provide technical leadership in a very dynamic and adaptive environment taking ownership of large projects.
  • Provide mentorship to engineers on the team to design and execute with elegance and economy
  • Coordinate the team's design, development and testing activities, including conducting peer code reviews in addition to contributing to product code.  
        
This job may be a fit for you if you have:
  • 8-10 years of development experience developing production grade software
  • Attention to Detail - Your work will consume, calculate, manage, store, and report on data that directly impacts our customers
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in capacity planning, systems performance analysis and optimization in a distributed environment
  • Expertise in developing and consuming REST based web services               
  • Strong Java programming skills with ability to read and code review complex code bases written by others
  • Experience designing and implementing frameworks and API
  • Ability to learn quickly and deliver high-quality code in a fast-paced, dynamic agile team environment
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent work experience


About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

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A little about us:
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

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