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Lead Software Developer

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Toronto - Ontario - Canada


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


The CD-REC flex team is looking for motivated Lead Full Stack Software Developers. As a member of the flex team, you will have the opportunity to work on various projects and gain different domain knowledge and experience. You will play a key role in the development of new features and moving forward critical value driven company initiatives with a keen eye for detail. You will have the opportunity to work on both the front end and back-end portions of every project our team will take on.

• Lead the development of new features
• Be able to implement higher level and more complex tasks
• Mentor other software developers on the team and help them grow their technical knowledge
• Provide continuous feedback on areas of improvements regarding team process, technical approach and architecture
• Follow development and deployment process to deliver consistent value to our internal and external customers
• Be able to take requirements and turn them into smaller tasks/tickets
• Be self-sufficient as much as possible
• Manage ambiguity and raise issues as soon as observed and provide suggestions on how to remove impediments


• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills
• Ability to learn and drive new technologies and concepts
• Be able to work in a cross-functional team – you will be collaborating with product and UX partners to define feature scope and deliverables
• Must be able to manage expectations and discern high priority items with input from product
• Should be able to balance multiple initiatives effectively
• Knowledge of microservices architecture
• Experience building event-driven applications
• Knowledge about authentication and authorization principles (SAML, SSO, OAUTH)
• Understanding of front-end architecture and frameworks
• Knowledgeable about software testing principles and ability to write all levels of automated tests for both front end and back end
• Knowledgeable about accessible and responsive applications

• Java 8+
• Relational and/or Non-relational databases
• JUnit5
• Angular 10+
• Protractor/Cypress or any other UI Testing library

• Experience working with Kubernetes, Docker and public cloud deployment preferred
• Exposure with TeamCity and Concourse is a bonus
• CQRS and Event Sourcing architectural patterns preferred
• Jasmine/Gatling experience preferred

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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