Kronos is looking for a Director of Engineering to join the Workforce Ready engineering leadership team. This role will lead the DevOps, Security, Performance and Platform functions and components, responsible for the strategy and execution across a global organization. This role will be a key player in delivering industry best-in-class solutions that are innovative, feature rich, intuitive, secure and lightning fast while scaling to a high volume of concurrent users. The ideal candidate will be responsible for and should have experience in the following: Driving the cloud strategy, collaborate with Cloud Operations to deliver industry best uptime and performance Driving excellence in incidence response, including driving monitoring, alerting and response strategy as well as being able to be the lead in incident response Identifying bottlenecks in both application and infrastructure to increase leverage from existing capital investment Building and tuning models to determine capacity limits across both the application and infrastructure stacks Building/troubleshooting infrastructure and application/db layers, with the ability to coach team members on how to identify and resolve issues Setting a vision for and drive growth in build to test, and test to deployment. Passion for CI/CD. Leading the engineering team to meet our commitments around SOC and BCP/ Leading the engineering security function while collaborating with the corporate information security and cloud, including driving strategy around static, dynamic analysis, pen testing amongst other things. Leading the performance function, must be comfortable across the spectrum of using production and test data to evaluate where to focus resources Collaborating with Architecture on vision and leading the engineering teams to deliver key platform components, including components like authentication, persistence, integration, API Framework.
We Require: Bachelor's degree in computer science or other relevant field, 15+ years experience with 4+ in a management capacity. Previous experience with a SaaS or hosted solutions either in private or public cloud. Demonstrated success in effectively communicating at all levels of an organization from just out of college engineers to the CEO. System level thinker, one who is able to quick assimilate and understand how all layers within a system support user outcomes Ability to lead through influence and know what data is needed to drive effective decisions. Ability to apply different communication and leadership styles for different teams and geographies. Able to find the right balance of oversight and freedom to ensure both adherence to technical vision and innovative problem solving. Ability to work well and productively, always projecting a positive outlook in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment #LI-POST