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Chief Principal (Python, Java, JavaScript, EmberJS, Django, GCP, Solutioning, Archi., Full Stack)

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

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 

Description & Qualifications


Architect – Java Full Stack - Software Engineer
UKG is looking to hire a Architect - Software Engineer for one of our HRSD Team. You will work within a global and distributed team to develop quality software aligned with product and company objectives; and take part in building one of our next generation platform products.

The right candidate will have experience both in hands-on software development or systems engineering, as well as exposure to diagnosing and communicating about difficult problems in either engineering or production environments. This role will require a significant breadth of both technical and non-technical skills, and a creative, driven, and motivational attitude. You will be responsible for the technical leadership of the Product development Engineering team, a global team developing and delivering on a vision to proactively/reactively manage UKG product development, maintenance, resiliency, performance, and improvement in our products and our ability to own end-to-end delivery from engineering perspective. You will be a key collaborator, leader, and influencer within UKG engineering culture, improving product and process equally to increase customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (other duties may be assigned)

• Work with our development team in charge of forms at HRSD, develop new features, participate in maintenance activities to effectively deliver against our roadmap.
• Work closely with other development teams to ensure successful implementation of applications.
• Work in an agile team environment with other developers, Leads, architects, designers, product managers, business analysts and the user community to gather and validate business requirements.
• Drive architecture and software improvement through interaction with architects, engineers, and operations, including requirements definition and technical design reviews.
• Translate specifications and requirements into functional application code.
• Mentor more junior developers to ensure high quality deliverable.
• Demonstrate focus on quality (unit testing, system testing, user acceptance testing) and product support ownership...


Required Qualifications/Skills:
- 16+ years of experience in Python, Java, JavaScript and related web technologies
- 5+ years using modern JavaScript frameworks (React, Angular, Ember.js)
- 4+ years of experience as a Tech Lead working on front-end developments
- Exposure to Cloud migration preferably in Google Cloud Platform

Preferred Skills:
• Experience in Java and JS framework
• Experience using Ember.js
• Knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps practices preferred.
• Experience with Agile Methodologies (SCRUM) preferred
• Experience using Jenkins
• Experience in Python


B. Tech - Computer Science

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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