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Lead Software Engineer - Java

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Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

Description & Qualifications


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 UKrewers are an extraordinary group of talented, innovative and collaborative individuals who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience filled with meaningful recognition and best-in-class rewards and benefits. UKG has around 15,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive and supportive workplace culture.

• Developing software products using modeling techniques and software design patterns
• Developing web-based business applications
• Participate in coding & designing of the application software
• Interpret informal requirement descriptions and detail them for other team members consumption
• Should be an Excellent team player, builds trust with team, internal & external customers
• Develop server-side business logic and core processing areas
• Participate in code and design reviews to ensure quality and conformance to product standards
• Ability to communicate information effectively to customers at various organizational levels
• Demonstrate good analytical abilities, attention to detail and strong verbal & written communication skills in English
• Demonstrates accountability and ownership for high quality product releases to internal and external customers
• Use and contribute to the Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery process (CI/CD)
• Participates in code and design reviews to ensure quality and conformance to product standards


• 5+ years of experience in Software Development lifecycle
• Strong hands-on experience in Java/J2EE/XML
• Experience in Webservices (REST & SOAP)
• Experience in object-oriented analysis, design & programming, database modeling, etc.
• Excellent debugging/troubleshooting skills
• Good experience with unit testing processes and tools (JUnit, Mockito)
• Hands-on experience in design patterns
• Experience in using the ORM frameworks/JPA
• Experience in Javascript, AJAX and other Java presentation technologies, SOA and Webservices is an added advantage
• Good experience of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery process (CI/CD)
• Conversant with platforms, tools and frameworks used in application development
• Exposure to Agile/Scrum methodology and TDD (Test Driven Development)
• Good communication skills

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 

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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UKG participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.

Disability Accommodation

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