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Associate Software QA Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Montevideo - Uruguay - Uruguay

Description & Qualifications


UKG is seeking an Associate Software QA Engineer to join our Employee Voice Team in Montevideo. We are a highly collaborative group of professional Software Engineers working in an Agile environment.

In support of our culture, we are adopting a hybrid working model of 2-3 days per week in the office and the rest of the week from home. The UKG office location that this position is connected to is Montevideo, UY.


• Review and analyze system specifications
• Collaborate with QA Engineers to develop effective strategies and test plans
• Decompose requirements and user scenarios into test scenarios and test cases
• Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results
• Evaluate product code according to specifications
• Create logs to document testing phases and defects
• Report bugs and errors to development teams
• Help troubleshoot issues
• Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
• Contribute to estimation of work and create test plan that aligns with project deliverables
• Identify test data requirements and generate data sets for testing
• Learn the domain of the application and become a subject matter expert for assigned task areas


• Degree or studies related to QA engineering desired.
• Knowledge on writing simple and complex functional test cases.
• Knowledge on software development testing methodologies (Whitebox /Blackbox testing).
• Experience documenting test efforts and communicating results to both a technical and non-technical audience.
• Self-motivated, positive team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills with US-based teams.

Company Overview

Here at UKG, our purpose is people™. Our HR, payroll, and workforce management solutions help organizations unlock happier outcomes for all. And our U Krewers, who build those solutions and support our business, are talented, collaborative, and innovative problem-solvers. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people – both at work and at home. Our benefits show that we care about the whole you, from adoption and surrogacy assistance to tuition reimbursement and wellness programs. Our employee resource groups provide a welcoming place to land, learn, and connect with those who share your passions and interests. What are you waiting for? Learn more at  #WeAreUKG 

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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UKG participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.

Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email