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ADP is hiring a Lead Software Engineer.

  • Are you empathic to client needs and working collaboratively to find the best solutions, even if they are not yours?
  • Are you inspired by transformation and making an impact on the lives of millions of people every day

You will work with clients, product managers, architects, software engineers, and more to plan, design, develop, test, and implement impactful solutions that support companies with one to millions of employees. You will write code, test code, and ensure timely and accurate delivery of products. No two days are alike.

To thrive in this role, you need experience developing software for clients at scale. You have exposure to a wide range of software development tools and can articulate your deep involvement in seeing a project through from start to finish. Most of all, you need a problem-solving, teaching mindset. Our best engineers are creative thinkers, continually seeking new ways to help our customers work smarter, not harder. And when you do something well, you share it with others so they can learn.

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  • Lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project objectives and requirements.
  • Deliver highly automated, intelligent and predictive solutions for our client offerings
  • Responsible for building out the core features for integration witn ADP’s next gen payroll solution to be used for clients around the globe
  • Deliver innovative solutions to drive next generation user experiences, designs and technologies
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior and mid-level developers, conducting code reviews and ensuring code quality.
  • Collaborate closely with other teams and stakeholders to ensure comprehensive testing and debugging.
  • Contribute to architectural discussions and influence the technical direction of the team.
  • Resolve complex technical issues.


  • Strong experience with professional software development.
  • Exceptional problem-solving troubleshooting/debugging skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum development environments.
  • Prior experience that would give you extra comfort in the role includes:
    • Node.JS, AWS
    • Knowledge of databases (e.g., Amazon RDS) and database design principles.
    • Ability to lead/mentor less experienced team members.
    • Ability to effectively communicate with engineers, grasp nonfunctional requiremens, and set expectations.

What are you waiting for? Apply today!

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