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Principal Software Developer

General information

Location:

Toronto - Ontario - Canada, Weston - Florida - USA

Function:

Information Technology

Ref #:

20220022249

Description & Requirements

Description

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 www.ukg.com/careers

Description

UKG is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join our Workflow team and help us build an enterprise workflow platform. As a Principal Software Engineer at UKG, you’ll be embedded on a development team responsible for solving challenging design and development problems - creating scalable, performant, resilient and secure services that are used by most of our workplace offerings. You will work together with highly skilled software professionals in the business, designing, building, and maintaining globally available software that serves millions of people and processes millions of data points each day.  

Job Responsibilities

• Work as part of the technical team that designs, develops, implements, and maintains scalable platform solutions
• Work closely with other developers, architects, UX designers, product managers and business analysts to ensure successful implementation of application requirements 
• Provide on call support according to team schedule
• Break down projects into tasks and provide realistic estimates, priorities, and timelines
• Converts specifications and requirements into functional application code
• Understand and adhere to industry best practices for delivering high-quality code  
•  Follow and help develop quality control processes for the team (unit testing, system testing, performance and user acceptance testing)
• Work according to defined scope and timelines
• Track work in progress and proactively identify and communicate issues  
• Provide mentorship to team members

Qualifications

Qualifications

Required Qualifications 

• Experience using Java/J2EE and object-oriented design principles and design patterns 
• Experience with Spring /Spring Boot Framework
• Experience with MySQL, MongoDB
• Experience building and maintaining scalable applications using Cloud technologies
• Demonstrated proficiency with developing web services and API’s including Microservices 
• Experience with message-based systems and events-driven architecture
• Experience with Eclipse, IntelliJ, or equivalent IDEs
• Experience with unit testing and automation tools - JUnit or equivalent  
• Proficiency with Git
• Familiarity with continuous deployment, deployment pipelines

Desirable Qualifications 

• Experience with Camunda and BPMN is a bonus
• Microservices architecture 
• CQRS design pattern 
• Apache Kafka / RabbitMQ
• Docker & Kubernetes
• Front-end technologies like Angular, HTML, CSS
• Knowledge of .NET / C#
• GCP

Education/Certification/License 

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering; equivalent experience accepted

Corporate 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 www.ukg.com/careers

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 UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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