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Jr. Site Reliability Engineer

General information


Branchburg - New Jersey - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


At UKG, we see SRE as a methodology unifying operations and development that accelerates the delivery of customer value. Our team advocates for facilitates and builds an SRE culture. We are currently seeking a passionate SRE who’s ready to help us scale our delivery of value. You’ll need to have some knowledge in Google Cloud Platform and a lean approach to delivery.
• Analyze current technology utilized within the company and develop steps and processes to improve and expand upon them
• Collaborate closely with engineering professionals within the organization to streamline delivery to the cloud
• Help eliminate all manual intervention associated with the delivery of value
• Build and maintain tools, solutions and microservices associated with deployment, ensuring that all meet our customer service standards and reduce errors.
• Actively troubleshoot any issues that arise during testing and production, catching and solving issues before launch.
• Test our system integrity, implemented designs, application developments and other processes related to infrastructure, making improvements as needed.
• Automate our operational processes as needed, with accuracy and in compliance with our security requirements.
• Manage/Maintain security profiles and drive change to improve existing processes
• Stay current with industry trends and source new ways for our business to improve



• Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Engineering, Math, or a relevant field.
• Math with data analysis schooling or backgrounds are a plus
• 0-3 years’ experience developing/engineering experience
• Current understanding of best practices regarding system security measures
• Experience working together with teams from several departments to facilitate the orderly execution of a proposed solution
• Professional experience and a high-level understanding of working with various operating systems and their implications
• Experience delivering and managing solutions in a cloud-based environment
• Experience with Linux-based infrastructures, Windows-based infrastructure, and Google Cloud Platform.
• Experience with databases such as MS SQL, MySQL, NoSQL, Elasticsearch a plus
• Knowledge of development languages such as Java, JavaScript, Python, Groovy, Bash.
• Experience with Agile Delivery, Scrum/Kanban/SAFe, etc.
• Strong communication skills
• Stellar troubleshooting skills with the ability to spot issues before they become problems.


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

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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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