Manager / Product Development (AWS)

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Paycor empowers leaders to develop winning teams. Our Human Capital Management (HCM) software modernizes every aspect of People Management from the way you recruit, onboard, develop, pay, and retain employees. Best of all? Our team is growing, and there’s never been a better time to join!

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Job Summary

The Manager, Product Development is responsible for technical performance as well as developing the people on an Agile team. The individual will partner with the Sr. Manager or Director to provide leadership, technical guidance and remove roadblocks. The individual serves as a role model for the team and will need to demonstrate servant leadership to influence Scrum.  The individual is also responsible for talent development. 


  • Accountable for the reliability, availability, and scalability of applications; remove blocks that the team cannot resolve or escalate to upper management;
  • Design and develop large scale applications; architect mobile applications to support Offline and Online data sync;
  • Serve as lead developer with front-end, middleware, back-end, cloud;
  • Write complex code and review code to provide feedback to team;
  • Lead team of Software Developers;
  • Foster environment with high level engagement and commitment to quality and customer service;
  • Ensure team understands how their product links to Paycor’s strategy;
  • Provide advice and input to team on technical difficulties;
  • Provide input on how to make features/functionality better;
  • Stay abreast on development tools, technologies and techniques the team is using;
  • Complete performance evaluations and feedback for team members;
  • Plan training and career development for team members;
  • Recruit, interview and hire new team members.
  • 0-5% local, regional, or national travel to other Paycor offices.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related (foreign equiv. accepted) and 5 years of post degree progressive experience as a Software Developer or related.
  • 5 years of direct experience in full life cycle software development.
  • 5 years of experience in:
  • Nodejs, Java, or Python
  • HTML 5.0, CSS, JavaScript or Frameworks such as React or Angular
  • Middleware patterns such as: REST and Event Driven Architectures
  • Data storage technology such as: Relational Databases (SQL, Oracle,
    MySQL, etc.), or NoSQL Technologies (Hadoop, MongoDB, DynamoDB, etc.)
  • 3 years of experience with AWS Cloud development
  • 1 year experience in:
  • SaaS environment;
  • Leading in an Agile environment; and
  • Database design and file management techniques.
  • Experience may be gained concurrently.
  • Pre-employment background check required.

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