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Business Analyst

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Regular-Full Time


Montevideo - Uruguay - Uruguay

Description & Qualifications


We are looking for a BA (Business Analyst) who can understand payroll and tax compliance to join our Tax Compliance team. Do you possess a deep domain knowledge of payroll and taxes for large companies, possibly by previously working as a payroll administrator or by working with payroll professionals to teach, implement, or support their payroll solution? Are you an analytical thinker and problem-solver, a planner and an organizer, and a strong communicator (written and verbal)? Are you comfortable working in a highly technical environment, working with software development and complicated logic, and translating that complexity into clear and actionable requirements? Do you know how to gather insights from a diverse group of people and collaborate with a team to design solutions for user problems in an agile software environment? Are you fun to work with?
If you are the kind of person who is passionate about payroll and tax compliance, a stickler for details, able to comprehend and explain complex logic in a clear and simple manner, and skilled at collaborating with others, you are the kind of person we want on our team.
This role will be based out of our Weston, Florida office, and the BA will be able to work from home 2 days per week.

Primary Duties and Key Responsibilities
• Research and quickly understand customer needs, regulatory requirements, technical functionality, and payroll calculations.
• Collaborate with internal stakeholders in Support and Services as well as with developers and QA engineers to design software features and enhancements.
• Write clear and actionable requirements (user stories, use case scenarios, and acceptance criteria) to help focus the team on solving the right problems.
• Facilitate meetings that help the team understand the customer, the problem we’re trying to solve, and the success criteria for the solution.
• Think imaginatively and intuitively while quickly grasping and synthesizing new ideas and reacting to rapidly changing situations.
• Ensure that projects remain on-track and in-scope, communicate project status, and escalate potential problems proactively and professionally.
• Work closely with Delivery Assurance to ensure that your features are ready for release, including the proper planning and coordination with the Learning and Marketing teams.
• Help establish and improve processes and standards for how we work.
• Become a subject-matter expert in your areas so you can become a source of knowledge for others internally and externally. Continuous learning is the norm.
• Be obsessed with delivering value to customers.


• Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a business or technology-related field.
• Strong analytical skills to research and understand complex business problems and write detailed level requirements and acceptance criteria.
• Detail-oriented with a high degree of organizational skills to successfully work independently or within a team to balance multiple priorities and overlapping tasks.
• Equal proficiency in presenting ideas and details clearly through verbal presentations and technical documentation.
• Capable of collaborating with others to troubleshoot problems and design solutions.
• Experience (3+ years) working as a Business Analyst in an agile software development environment is a plus.
• Certification in payroll administration is a plus.
• SQL knowledge is a plus.
• Training experience is a plus.
• Payroll and/or tax experience (3+ years). You can show how a paycheck is calculated. You can explain concepts like earnings, deductions, and tax jurisdictions. You know the difference between a W-2 and W-4 form is a plus.
• Knowledge of UKG Pro and our SQL tables (or a similar HCM/Payroll system) is a plus.

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at

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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Disability Accommodation

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