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Lead Software Engineer (Scrum Master)

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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


We are looking for a highly motivated Scrum master to join the our technology development team. This role requires a high energy, collaborative talent who is passionate about project management and who has a proven track record of working collaboratively and independently. The focus will be optimising value delivery for our internal customers using Agile and Scrum methodologies. They will also enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment that is passionate about their work and contributing to the growth of the entire organization.
• Manage relationships with software development teams, product and architecture groups, and other stakeholders to ensure successful delivery of software products and services.
• Ensure the team is delivering high-quality software by monitoring quality metrics, identifying issues, and implementing corrective actions.
• Ensure compliance with organizational and industry standards, regulations, and best practices. • Lead cross-functional teams to deliver projects and programs using a diverse array of talents and responsibilities.
• Coach and mentor team members on software development best practices, agile methodologies, and lean principles.
• Create clear and transparent communications to all levels of the program – SMEs, Stakeholders and Sponsors
• Assess and manage initiative risks, issues, and changes.


• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field
• 5-8 years' experience in program and/or project management for software development
• Strong understanding of software development methodologies, including agile, lean, and DevOps.
• Experience with product development.
• Ability to lead cross-functional teams and drive results.
• Understanding of and experience with project, change management and/or process methodologies.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Executive Presence and presentations
• Self-starter with an ability to work independently, including outside of actual reporting structure. Preferred Qualifications/Skills:
• Preferred certifications include Certified Scrum Master, PMP, PgMP, PMI-ACP, LPM
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
• Experience with Aha!, JIRA, PowerBI preferred.
• Prior experience with APIs, databases and cloud technologies preferred

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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