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Lead Software Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Lowell - Massachusetts - United States, Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


The role requires a great team player with experience in working in highly collaborative, Agile/SCRUM environment using Test Driven Development methodologies. The role requires the engineer to design, develop and debug mobile applications for Android and iOS using Cordova and native OS programming languages. Work in a devops model for the company’s latest SAAS product. The role will also involve interacting with users and product managers to define app requirements and troubleshooting problems. Specific responsibilities include the following:

• Design and develop hybrid mobile applications for Android and iOS devices (phone and tablet) using Cordova, Angular & Typescript.
• Design and develop hybrid mobile applications using Java, Kotlin, Swift and Objective C for phones and tablets.
• Design and develop applications which work with REST based web services.
• Design and develop applications and web services that asynchronously interact with cloud applications.
• Design and develop python and shell scripts for automation of the build servers and incorporate CI tools like Jenkins.
• Lead activities for decomposing product requirements into tasks and associated estimates.
• Advice the team on Android technology concepts and best practices during the design process.
• Participate in debugging and troubleshooting issues.
• Participate in standard SAAS product monitoring on a shared bases.
• Collaborate and Participate in code and design reviews to ensure quality and conformance to product standards.


• Programming in java script preferably in Angular and Typescript
• Programming with Grunt, Cordova and NPM
• Programming with HTML5, CSS and UI frameworks
• Asynchronous programming with websockets
• Knowledge of data structures and common design patterns using in mobile app development
• Developing Javascript applications working with REST based web services and technologies
• Knowledge of unit testing and test driven development
• Must have knowledge of working with webviews and writing Cordova plugins which interact with webviews
• Must be proficient with SQLLite or device database
• Must be proficient with hybrid various app internals built using custom plugins in cordova and cordova app architectures
• Knowledge of encryption would be a plus
• It would be a plus if the candidate also knows about and integration with Jenkins and Fastlane
• Must have worked with GIT
• Must have published of at least one phone or tablet app to the app stores in previous organization
• A good understanding of troubleshooting using crash reports and developer consoles
• A good understanding of the app automation for UI tests

Company 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

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.