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Lead Full-stack Software Engineer

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Alpharetta - Georgia - United States, Atlanta - Georgia - United States

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


UKG is looking to hire a Lead Full-stack Software Engineer for the Documents team within the FleX Foundations domain. You will take part in building our next-generation document platform to be used by all UKG products. This is an event-sourced system using MongoDB to persist state, with all microservices written in Kotlin and web components in Angular.

In support of our culture, we have adopted a hybrid working model of 3 days per week in the office and the rest of the week from home. The UKG office that this position can sit out of is Alpharetta, GA.

Job Responsibilities:
• Designing, developing, testing, and deploying product features
• Developing, testing, and deploying single-page applications based on wireframes
• Writing clean, robust, performant, and secure code
• Provide mentoring for junior software engineers within the team
• Performing peer code reviews
• Troubleshooting, debugging and fixing product bugs
• Maintaining an up-to-date technical documentation
• Participating in team activities to maintain an iterative lifecycle and healthy work environment


Basic Qualifications:
• 5+ years of experience developing applications in Java or Kotlin
• 2+ years of experience using Angular
• Experience with unit and end-to-end testing frameworks
• Experience in lint, build and deploy tools

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with Web Accessibility
• Experience building micro front ends
• Deploying applications to the public cloud
• Experience using JavaScript or TypeScript
• Building event-driven microservices with Kafka
• Databases such as NoSQL or MongoDB)
• Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
• Experience working within a Scrum team


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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