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Cloud Engineering Program Manager

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Lowell - Massachusetts - USA


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


Be a part of an innovative SaaS organization providing HCM/Labor Management software solutions to a global set of customers that is rapidly growing. The candidate will be responsible for leading programs related to the development, deployment, management, and on-going optimizations of public cloud-based software solution. Candidate will work closely with varying teams and roles in a highly collaborative environment ranging from Developers to Architects to Executive Leadership to drive delivery of projects. This is a unique and demanding role that will provide the candidate with a wealth of experience and learning along with being a part of a great company.
• Organize activities and track projects ensuring the program is versatile and capable to withstand changes in priorities
• Develop technical requirements, objectives, and schedules to manage project delivery, properly measure risk and gaps.
• Partner closely with counterparts in Engineering, QA, Product management and Architecture
• Meet with stakeholders to ensure all requirements from a business perspective are aligned with program goals
• Make recommendations regarding program delivery to executive leadership and effectively communicate throughout the organization
• Displays ownership and requires minimal support to ensure success of program delivery efforts
• Drive Global PMO best practices and improvements
• Drive on-going retrospectives to foster continuous improvement


• BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Business or related discipline or equivalent experience. PMP, PgMP, PMI or Agile/Scrum Master certification a plus.
• Hands on implementation of Cloud/SaaS projects or projects completed on cloud platforms like Google, AWS, or Azure
• Proven record of delivering projects and programs from initiation through implementation. Ability to bring structure to complex issues
• Broad knowledge of Cloud Infrastructure, Tools and Automation
• Minimum of 3-5 years of project/program management experience in Cloud Infrastructure, SaaS and software development or equivalent technologies
• Strong understanding of project and program management best practices
• Strong understanding of software and infrastructure development life cycle, including cross-functional support activities
• Ability to influence across functional boundaries and across multiple organizational levels to drive results
• Prior experience working with geographically distributed teams and offshore partners a plus

Corporate 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

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Disability Accommodation

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