1+ months

Principal Application Developer

Alpharetta, GA 30009

ADP is hiring a Principal Application Developer with proven expertise delivering scalable and secure cloud-based web applications and microservices. Does this sound like you?

  • Self-Starter. High-reaching and unstoppable. A cant-stop-won't-stop attitude and an urge to persevere until you get it right.
  • Idea catalyst. Out-of-the-box thinker. Turns problems into solutions, ideas into action, plans into results.
  • Puzzle solver. Sees obstacles as opportunities. Uses logic and judgment to navigate and unravel challenges.
  • Trailblazer. Passionate about change and shaping the future.

We believe people make great companies, not the other way around. Our people make all the difference in delivering innovative HR technologies and solutions that help employees all over the world do their jobs better. The result? We're building the next generation of ADP technologies and the stakes are high.


  • Design and implement highly scalable, cloud-based applications with high usability
  • Design and implement backend application interfaces for data and services
  • Design and develop integration solutions
  • Collaborate with product team to define software requirements for programming effort
  • Provide technical leadership and motivation to junior developers



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline
  • 8+ years of experience software development (5+ web-focused)
  • Experience with AWS platform/services (Lambda, Glue, DynamoDB, Aurora Postgres, etc)
  • Experience in Java/J2EE including Spring ecosystem/framework
  • Experience in JavaScript, Node.JS (familiarity with Python and other languages also preferred)
  • Experience with integration technologies and platforms
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented design and patterns
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL data stores, preferably Oracle, Aurora Postgres, MongoDB, and other AWS cloud offerings
  • Excellent understanding of web security best practices
  • Thorough understanding of agile development and continuous integration/delivery patterns



  • You are an excellent communicator
  • You are results-driven
  • You are a collaborator

We're designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you're working for. Consistently named one of the 'Most Admired Companies' by FORTUNE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc as one of the 'Top 50 Companies for Diversity,' ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. "Always Designing for People" means we're creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.

At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.


Posted: 2021-01-13 Expires: 2021-04-01

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