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Principal Devops Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

Description & Qualifications


The UKG Pro Mobile product development team is seeking a motivated and experienced DevOps Engineer with a background in building web applications, tooling and automation. You will be working alongside team Developers and Business Analysts helping us make progress on our journey towards a CI/CD, Devops culture by:
-Helping us understand how our services are behaving – including capturing metrics using code instrumentation techniques and creating dashboards to observe application health
-Building and maintaining tools, solutions and microservices associated with deployment, ensuring that all meet our customer service standards and reduce errors
-Working with the engineering team to actively troubleshoot any issues that arise during testing and production
-Testing our system integrity, implemented designs, application developments and other processes related to infrastructure, making improvements as needed


-Strong understanding of DevOps principles and approaches
-Strong understanding in operations/maintenance approaches
-Strong understanding of cyber security fundamentals and networking architecture and protocols
-Strong understanding of observability fundamentals (monitoring, alerting, analytics etc.) and tooling
-Strong understanding of CI/CD fundamentals and configuration management and tooling
-Strong understanding of infrastructure orchestration/automation (IaaC) and tooling
-General understanding in version control technologies and tooling
-Very strong troubleshooting/debugging skills
-General understanding in software quality assurance and software testing
-Strong understanding of Linux internals
-General understanding of Windows internals
Kubernetes, cloud skills and monitoring
-Strong understanding of fundamental containerization technologies
-General understanding of K8s architecture and internals
-Fluent usage of kubectl and/or UI tool (for ex., Lense)
-Applications runtime troubleshooting skills
-Strong understanding of general private/public cloud technologies
-Strong understanding of monitoring and alerting tools (Kibana, Grafana, Splunk, PagerDuty)
-General understanding of DB internals (engines, bindings, proxies, clustering etc.)
-Fluency in generic SQL queries writing
Programming skills
-Strong understanding in general software architecture
-Strong scripting skills (Bash, Python, JSON etc.)

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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