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Cloud Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


UKG is seeking a Cloud Engineer with automation experience to join our cloud operations team and help support our internal stakeholders. The engineer will need to have an innate drive to improve existing systems and processes, with the creativity to develop novel solutions to evolving challenges. The engineer will be the SME for more than one application. They will work closely with Engineering, Development, Support teams and other stakeholders in the organization to ensure systems, processes and environments we support are running and reliable. The engineer must be passionate and enthusiastic about the quality of work they deliver as they provide solutions that will help the company achieve its goals.

Job Responsibilities
• You will maintain and support existing applications, including: troubleshooting issues, implementing new features, application configurations, system/application upgrades, data restores
• Use automation to help support our stakeholders and increase throughput
• Document application configuration and diagram new applications that we begin to support
• Engage in communications across all areas of the organization to set expectations about deliverables
• Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of services—from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement
• Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews
• You will maintain services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health


• 2+ years of experience as Cloud engineer
• 2+ years of experience as a Microsoft Systems Engineer (IIS, AD, .NET, etc)
• 2+ years experience writing SQL query scripts
• 2+ years of experience working with VMWare or other Virtual Server Software
• 2+ year experience working with some MongoDB, MariaDB, MySQL, ElasticSearch (Kibana/Logstash/Grafana), RabbitMQ, and others (Kubernetes)
• SRE experience
• Experience with automation using PowerShell and/or MS System Center preferred

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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