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Devops Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Dublin - Ireland - Ireland

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


Ideally, you have experience in DevOps whether it be from an SRE background or perhaps you have hands-on experience with DevOps principles as a developer.

What you will be doing:
You’ll work as part of a growing agile team of engineers that are involved in the full project lifecycles that the company is undertaking to aid in delivering projects on next-generation systems for both internal and external customers. Our primary focus is to let Developers develop and understand the impact of their development on production environments.

The Team:
We are currently a small team of 3 engineers that work in a lean-agile environment consisting of daily standup, weekly iterations and weekly retrospectives.
We work on generating our own OKRs to facilitate our needs to meet business requirements.
seeking additional engineers to meet the rapid scale and demand of the platform.

What you will be doing:
• Take a sustainable and automated approach when building solutions.
• Research and Recommend sustainable enhancements in deploying and managing distributed systems, and other DevOps tasks.
• Actively participate in road mapping, ideations, iteration planning.
• Analyse and understand metrics, performance, reliability of systems.
• Handle release responsibility which rotates through the team. Promote and provide continuous improvements to our Release Management.
• Understand and adhere to best security practices (application and infrastructure).
Documenting architecture changes, KBAs.


What Are The Desired Skills:
• Previous experience with CI/CD/gitops services – Azure Pipelines, Concourse, Jenkins.
• Hands-on experience building and deploying scalable APIs and Web Applications.
• Previous experience using monitoring services – new relic, datadog, Prometheus, telegraf, Grafana.
• Familiarity with CNCF
• Be familiar with at least one leading public cloud providers

What Are The Advantageous Skills:
• Cloud Provider Architect certificates, CNCF certificates.
• Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
• Container Orchestrator experience - Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Cloud Foundry.
• Systems-level programming language experience - Golang/Python is our current stack.
• Experience with a private cloud provider like vsphere, OpenStack.

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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