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Kronos Incorporated Overview

Lowell, MA
5001 to 10000 employees
1977
Company - Private
Computer Hardware & Software
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Kronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions – we offer the industry’s most powerful suite of tools and services to manage and engage an organization's entire workforce from pre-hire to ... Read more

Mission: We believe that great businesses are powered by great people. And to be a great business, you need to create and manage an engaged workforce. So we make workforce solutions that are purpose-built for your industry and all your employees.


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2019 (#44), 2018 (#63)

Top CEOs: 2017 (#54), 2016 (#18), 2018 (#27)

Company Updates

  • We're beyond honored that our employees have named us to Great Place to Work & Fortune Magazine's Best Workplaces in Technology! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQbyU

    Fortune Again Names Kronos a Best Workplace in Technology

    Kronos Incorporated today announced that it has been honored by Fortune and Great Place to Work ® for the second consecutive year as one of the 20 Best Workplaces in Technology. Additionally, in two separate regional Great Place to Work competitions, Kronos was named a Best Workplace in IT by Forbes India and one of the Best Companies to Work For ® in Greater China by Bloomberg Businessweek/China.

  • Congrats to our fellow Kronites in Canada. They've been named a Best Workplace for Inclusion by Great Place to Work! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQbPx

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Kronos Incorporated – Why Work For Us?


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Inspiring career opportunities are around every corner at Kronos — whether you’re just starting out in the working world, or a seasoned pro looking for a new challenge!

From the U.S. and Canada, to India, Europe, and beyond, our award-winning culture and inspiring career paths continuously engage and challenge our employees. It’s the secret to our success — and one of the many reasons we’re consistently ranked a top place to work.

Launch your career with Kronos

We truly believe that innovative and inspiring ideas come from all over the company — at all levels — including our interns and recent grads. Whether you’re still in school looking for real-world experience or you’re making the jump from college to start your career, we want to help you grow.

Explore new opportunities

No matter where or why your career is stalled or needs a recharge, your talents can find a home at Kronos. We understand that truly innovative ideas come from an inspired workforce. When you WorkInspired at Kronos, you transcend the day-to-day work experience to achieve excellence through your passion and a drive to succeed.

Boomerang back to Kronos

If your ideal career opportunity knocks twice at Kronos, we invite you to answer the door. We openly welcome high-performing former employees to rejoin our workforce. We consider it a great compliment that our career opportunities, competitive benefits, and award-winning culture are compelling reasons to rejoin the Kronos team.

We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance — to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected!

Want to join a special group of individuals inspired by their jobs? Become a Kronite.

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About Kronos

Kronos is a leading provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions – we offer the industry’s most powerful suite of tools and services to manage and engage an organization's entire workforce from pre-hire to retire. 

Kronos industry-centric workforce applications are purpose-built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions, and government agencies of all sizes. Tens of thousands of organizations – including half of the Fortune 1000® – and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day.

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At Kronos, we care about what you care about — balancing work and home life, managing health and wellness, growing your career, and planning for retirement. These are all important elements that help shape our culture. And part of caring is helping you LiveInspired by rewarding you for the contributions you provide to our organization.

Kronos provides generous rewards for success and competitive benefits such as workplace flexibility (including open time off, flex hours, and telecommuting options). Other employee benefits and advantages include:

  • "myTime" - open paid time off
  • Manager Effectiveness Index (87% of Kronos employees have a favorable perception of their manager!)
  • Student loan repayment assistance
  • Paid maternity and parental leaves
  • Adoption financial assistance
  • Childcare financial assistance
  • Pet insurance
  • Scholarship program for employees’ children
  • Competitive health and wealth benefits
  • Wellness programs (including an on-site wellness coach)
  • Diverse work environment
  • Professional development
  • Career planning/career paths
  • International career opportunities
  • Rewards for your success!

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Making an impact every day. 

"It’s all about empowering employees to give back, and giving back together creates a tremendous amount of team camaraderie." -Vince Devlin, Kronos Chief Procurement Officer

At Kronos, we never underestimate the impact of giving back to our communitiesand investing in the future. We give in an inspired way through a variety of charitable contributions to support causes and organizations that focus on growing and empowering the next-generation workforce. Giving through direct contributions, we are committed to making an impact by encouraging the education, training, and development that will be required of tomorrow's workforce. In addition to our commitment to developing the next-generation workforce, Kronos also supports regional nonprofit organizations where Kronos employees live and work.

Through our GiveInspired grant, we’ve built relationships with organizations that embody our mission, promote a sense of common purpose between their mission and Kronos employees, and provide a unique service opportunity for volunteerism in the communities where Kronos employees live and work.

We currently partner with the following organizations:

  • Adopt-A-Classroom, which increases opportunity for student success by empowering teachers with community partners and funds to purchase resources for classrooms. As part of our sponsorship, Kronites have many opportunities to volunteer with classrooms in their area.
  • ANK India, which was established to provide education to underprivileged children, to build better livelihood opportunities for the rural and underprivileged urban youth, and to enrich quality health services for adolescent girls and women.
  • Inner City Capital Connections Program (ICIC) is a national program designed to help small businesses in economically distressed areas access capital, achieve growth and become inner city job creators.
  • United Teen Equality Center (UTEC) is an organization with the mission to ignite and nurture the ambition of Lowell's most disconnected young people to trade violence and poverty for social and economic success. UTEC engages youth in workforce development and alternative education.
  • University of Massachusetts Lowell, a partnership which provides students with outstanding opportunities for advance research, co-ops and other forms of academic and social support while providing Kronos with an extensive pipeline of the best and brightest students in our region.


Kronos has nearly 5,600 employees across 18 countries. Our offices around the globe include:

  • Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.
  • Noida, India
  • Montreal, Canada
  • Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
  • Bracknell, United Kingdom
  • Irvine, California, U.S.
  • Orlando, Florida, U.S.
  • Mexico City, Mexico
  • Melbourne, Australia
  • Beijing, China
  • Madrid, Spain

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    Keep up the great work and don't lose sight of the importance of the employee experience

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Kronos Incorporated Photos

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Kronos Incorporated photo of: Celebrating Spooky Monday, where future Kronites trick-or-treated, crafted, and had a pizza party.
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    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Kronos Incorporated (Chicago, IL) in May 2014.

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    Phone screened by internal recruiter. Then, (very soon after, within a week) expense paid flight for in person interview to airport hotel at interview city. Interviewed directly by hiring authority, director of the division. Job offer within days.

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Kronos Incorporated Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work, Glassdoor, 2019
  • Top CEOs 2018 by Glassdoor, Glassdoor, 2018
  • Best Workplace for Women - India, Great Place To Work India, 2018
  • #1 Top Place to Work, The Boston Globe, 2018
  • Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2018
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