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Lead Software Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


Software Engineer in Dev Platform team will be responsible for understanding, developing, enhancing, and fixing tools, framework, infrastructure, and solutions that enable teams to develop and run automation and testing services for various UKG products, and projects. This role also includes collaboration and coordination with Product Management, Architect, Development teams, and QA teams to understand the requirements, implement the solutions, identify the problem areas, and propose solutions.
• Candidate should have good experience and skills to develop tools and automation frameworks for SaaS applications
• Should be a good learner in industry standard frameworks, solutions, architecture, and the latest tools and technologies
• Should have a good understanding of collating requirements, design, development of solutions, and implementation
• Ability to troubleshoot the issues and perform root cause analysis of the issues identified
• Should have excellent communications skills and capabilities to work with remote teams spread across various geographies, time zone
• Good analytical skills, teamwork, and fast learner
• Candidate should have good intent and experience in Collaboration, establishing trust, accountability for deliverables and customer-focused to deliver solutions looking at the big picture


Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Engineering with Computer Science or equivalent experience
• More than 6 years of professional experience
• Knowledge of CI/CD pipeline integration, Jenkins, automation frameworks, Container-based deployment, Github actions
• Experience with automation tools Nightwatch, Selenium (for UI automation), and (Rest Assured/Soap UI for API Automation)
• Knowledge and experience with static code analysis and its integration with CI/CD Pipeline
• Knowledge and experience in Java, Python, and scripting language (Groovy, Shell, etc.)
• Knowledge and experience on Windows & Unix OS
• Exposure to Kubernetes & Cloud Infrastructure
Preferred Qualifications:
• Must be open to working a hybrid model in the office 3 days/week
• Good communication skills
• Desire to work in a collaborative team setting

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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Disability Accommodation

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