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Lead Software Engineer (Python, Java, JavaScript, EmberJS, Django, Full Stack) - BE

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Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

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 engineer with expertise in Back-End Software development for one of our HRSD Teams. You will work within a global and distributed team to develop quality software aligned with product and company objectives and take part in building one of our next-generation platform products.

The right candidate will have experience both in hands-on software development or systems engineering, as well as exposure to diagnosing and communicating difficult problems in either engineering or production environments. This role will require a significant breadth of both technical and non-technical skills and a creative, driven, and motivational attitude. You will be responsible for the technical leadership of the Product development Engineering team, a global team developing and delivering on a vision to proactively/reactively manage UKG product development, maintenance, resiliency, performance, and improvement in our products and our ability to own end-to-end delivery from an engineering perspective. You will be a key collaborator, leader, and influencer within UKG engineering culture, improving products and processes equally to increase customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (other duties may be assigned)

• Work with our development team in charge of forms at HRSD, develop new features, and participate in maintenance activities to effectively deliver against our roadmap.
• Work closely with other development teams to ensure successful implementation of applications.
• Work in an agile team environment with other developers, Leads, architects, designers, product managers, business analysts, and the user community to gather and validate business requirements.
• Drive architecture and software improvement through interaction with architects, engineers, and operations, including requirements definition and technical design reviews.
• Translate specifications and requirements into functional application code.
• Mentor more junior developers to ensure high-quality deliverables.
• Demonstrate a focus on quality (unit testing, system testing, user acceptance testing) and product support ownership...


Required Qualifications/Skills:
- 7+ years of experience in Python, Java, JavaScript, EmberJS, Django, and related web technologies
- 2+ years of experience as a Tech Lead working on back-end component
- Exposure to Cloud migration preferably in the Google Cloud Platform

Preferred Skills:
• Proficient with Python/Django
• Knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps practices preferred.
• Experience with Agile Methodologies (SCRUM) preferred
• Experience using Jenkins

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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