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Graduate Software Engineer

General information


Brisbane - Queensland - Australia


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


Practical Skills:
•Very strong problem solving skills.
•Excellent ability to visualise and apply abstract concepts to real world scenarios.
•With wide-ranging experience, use professional concepts in line with company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways.
•Has an excellent understanding of programming and testing concepts, design patterns, and best practices, and is able translate that understanding directly to implementations.
•Has a solid knowledge and stays on the forefront of all development languages and frameworks utilized by our applications (JavaScript, AngluarJS, NodeJS, SQL, CSS, VB.NET).
•Able to work semi-autonomously on complex issues where analysis of use cases, situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors and involves investigating issues and code execution, potentially, across all levels of the application stack, from database to browser, including external libraries.
•Demonstrates a well-defined knowledge of design patterns and common algorithms and exercises them in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
•Quickly and efficiently find robust and effective solutions to difficult development problems.
•Perform insightful and constructive code reviews to help maintain and teach proper coding techniques and ensure that your fellow developers are considering all pertinent factors in order to prevent regression defects or the introduction of problematic code.
•Recommends new technologies, methodologies and practices to increase the department’s productivity and better the department’s applications.
•Communicates effectively with other departments in order to effectively gather information required to perform duties.
•Able to independently perform day to day activities with no instruction, using proper judgment to determine when to involve stakeholders with decisions regarding the overall function or direction of a given feature or application scenario.
•Be able to quickly resolve very difficult issues through analysis of the application code, 3rd party libraries, customer use cases, and discussion with stakeholders.
•Suggest methods and technologies to improve our applications and development practices.


•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering
•5+ years of hands-on development experience
•Familiar with Agile development methodologies
•Full stack web development: HTML, JavaScript, AngularJS, NodeJS, CSS, VB.NET, SQL
•Some experience with version control systems and methodologies (Git preferred)
•Some database design and optimization skills
•Test-driven development experience
•Good communication skills
•Experience building software in a continuous integration environment
•Excellent written and oral English

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

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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