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Our Product Development team is seeking experienced ASP.NET MVC / C# web development professionals who are interested in either working at our Corporate Office in Arlington Heights, IL, working as an independent remote software engineer (100% coding) or open to relocating to Arlington Heights, IL. 

Paylocity has pioneered a unique position in the Human Capital Management industry as a SaaS provider; being one part payroll company one part software company. Delivering one-of-a-kind cloud technology, accompanied by award winning customer service, Paylocity is in a category of its own.

We are very aggressive in adopting the latest and greatest technology, building solutions in an agile environment.  Consequently, Paylocity is an active Microsoft Gold Certified ISV Partner that frequently works directly with Microsoft in their Technology Adoption Programs, Early Adopter Program and going to their labs to test pre-release versions of their software in their Application Compatibility Testing programs.  Microsoft has also used Paylocity in a couple of case studies on how we leverage their technologies, the most recent which is available at

Paylocity is still relatively young as we are celebrating our 16th year in business. Our developers love what they do and the cool technology they get to work with – the average tenure on the team is about 4.5 years with very little turnover - we do a good job of keeping the team happy and engaged!  We have a very strong, talented group of developers that is very interested in the exchange of ideas and technical solutions, so we try and make sure that the developers get an opportunity to be the lead for a feature involving multiple developers so they can share their experiences (as well as learn from others in a lead role).

We are seeking different levels of problem solvers who can challenge the group, improve the architecture, innovate, create and help us improve our processes! The Software Engineer will be actively involved in the complete software development life cycle including technical design, hands-on coding, unit testing, performance tuning, maintenance and upgrades.

Skills & Requirements

Our ideal software engineer should be committed to developing the best software available and providing the ultimate customer experience. Interested in helping to continually improve our software development process. Willing to work in a collaborative environment by sharing ideas and should be able to work independently on modules and complete tasks with high quality, but not afraid to seek out suggestions from other team member

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, technology or related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3 - 5 years in a web software development environment
  • Must have at least 3 years hands-on experience with ASP.NET/C#/AJAX, SQL (SQL Server), HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML, and Web Services
  • ASP.NET MVC experience a big plus!
  • Must be proficient in object-oriented design and development and unit-testing
  • Should be familiar with Enterprise Architecture and developer tools

About Paylocity

Paylocity is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner developing its next generation web payroll, HR and time clock products using ASP.NET 4.5/C#/AJAX, ASP.NET MVC 4.0, SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS). 
We are developing our application with Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate and SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition.
We are a true software development department – no travel, casual dress code, game room to unwind in and you can work at home 2 days/week!

At Paylocity, our mission is to elevate the profession of Payroll and Human Resources out of the back office and into the boardroom where it belongs. We do this by providing clients with the same caliber Cloud software solutions found in other critical areas such as Sales, Finance, and Operations.

Check out our company website at!

Ranked #13 on Forbes 2012 List of Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago 
Voted top 101 Best & Brightest Companies to work for 8 Years in a row!
Voted 2011, 2012 and 2013 One of the Best Places to Work in Illinois!
97% Client Retention rate since Paylocity started!


Learn more about Paylocity

We have great benefits

Health Insurance401K with MatchingComfy-ish ChairsHappy Employees!Flexible hours/remote workLeading technologies

Who you’ll work with

Sean Eby - Co-Founder
Brett McCarty

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