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Manager of Software Engineering, Mobile

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

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


Responsible for managing a Software Engineering team including defining team goals, leading the design and architecture process, overseeing the day-to-day tasks of the team members, and directly managing their work. The specific duties and responsibilities include the following:

• Directly managing a team of professionals responsible for the implementation of Agile-based development practices to design, architect, develop, test, and maintain a wide range of mobile and responsive UI applications and functionalities with industry leading engineering and design quality standards.
• Collaborating with Product Managers and Architects to ensure proper implementation of product requirement strategies and roadmaps.
• Managing and leading the design and development of end-to-end solutions for customer driven mobile and responsive UI applications/functionality.
• Managing and leading the development of an automated test framework for mobile and UI applications including device-based testing.
• Managing and leading the research of newer tools and mobile app development platforms which improve the team’s efficiency and save cost for the company by reducing the time to go live.
• Managing and leading the effort towards scaling frontend development so that many teams can work simultaneously on a large and complex cloud-based products.
• Managing and ensuring the successful delivery of large-sized and complex cloud-based projects – as defined by the content, quality, performance, and time to market.
• Managing the development of a release plan for projects (within programs), proactively addressing deviations from the plan in collaboration with the senior leadership team.
• Monitoring the development and quality of UI and mobile applications by following the quality standards set by UKG global quality organization and recommending improvements to the same based on new and leading industry trends.
• Participating in technical discussions and reviewing changes to application and automation test code changes to ensure that software coding standards are being followed by team members as prescribed by UKG quality organization and industry best practices.
• Participating in defect and root cause analysis for defects and customer reported issues which cause service break downs or disruptions to UKG software usage.
• Ensuring good customer experience with UKG products by actively monitoring site reliability metrics, defect rate, production monitoring and working with various stakeholders in customer facing roles like sales and support organizations at UKG.
• Setting, communicating, and monitoring performance and development goals and achievements of individual team members on an on-going basis.
• Working with Engineering Leadership at UKG to ensure a high level of motivation and engagement within the team.
• Working with Engineering Leadership at UKG to come up standard metrics to measure and improve the engineering team efficiency and reducing the cognitive load on team members.
• Collaborating with the various Delivery managers, Program Managers, Product Managers and Architects to communicate status of projects (including risks, issues and constraints) in the context of business value and impact.


Position requires a Bachelor’s degree (or an equivalent foreign degree) in Electronics and Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a closely related field and 3 years of experience as a Software Engineer.

Must also have had 3 years of experience (which can have been gained concurrently with the primary experience requirement above) working with the following:
• Design and development of mobile applications on mobile and tablet platforms for iOS and Android and hybrid app technologies including Cordova and PhoneGap including any REST services required to deliver such applications.
• Development of UI applications using JavaScript and native mobile applications SDKs including Angular, React, iOS (14 and above) and Android (11 and above).
• Automated test frameworks (Appium, selenium, XCUITest, Android UIAutomator, REST Assured, JUnit)
• Design and development of applications which leverage Authentication protocols including SAML, OAUTH 2.0 and Open ID Connect with PKCE and various data encryption technologies.
• Design and development of Cloud based CI/CD pipelines based on XCode Cloud, Circle CI or Google Cloud Build and of Cloud-based software using Google Cloud Platform, Firebase, Docker, Kubernetes Cloud database and cloud storage.

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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