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Principal Software Engineer - (Java, Full Stack)

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Noida - India - India

Description & Qualifications


We are hiring a Backend / Full stack developer who would be responsible for developing the high-performance software products. The candidate must demonstrate good analytical abilities, attention to detail and verbal & written English communication skill. As a Software Engineer, you’ll be embedded on an agile development team. You’ll get to work directly with other Developers, Product Analysts, Managers, and Directors, all of whom are dedicated to supporting our client’s complex technical issues and providing the Ultimate customer experience. In this highly collaborative environment, you will have the opportunity to grow as a Software Engineer and help mentor others. As one of our team members, you will be part of our continued improvement, growth, and expansion of coverage for our Workforce Management Software Solutions.

Roles and Responsibilities

Develop a good functional knowledge for your domain

Work directly with clients to resolve their technical issues.

Work closely with other development teams for debugging issues, determining root causes and recommend solutions and next actions.

Identify common knowledge gaps and work with the Product Analysts on strategies to mitigate them.

Identify trends in customer cases/issues and recommend areas where resolutions can be automated

Proactively communicate with clients and team members to keep them apprised of issue status and any commitment dates.

Participate in cross-training to expand your technical skillset.

The ability to clearly document and articulate the root cause of issues and resolutions to customers both verbally and written within the context of a customer service case.

Developing software products using modeling techniques and software design patterns

Developing web-based business applications

Participate in coding & designing of the application software

Interpret informal requirement descriptions and detail them for other team members consumption

Participate in code and design reviews to ensure quality and conformance to product standards


Software development experience in a fast-paced environment, working through all phases of the software development lifecycle

experience in Java- 11, Spring, Spring boot-2.3, Axon-4.4, microservices, angular/typescript, mongodb, GCP, RabbitMQ

Experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, JQuery, Knockout JS and / or Angular, Angular-10

Experience in database modeling, relational and NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, and techniques/tools such as MySQL, SQL, etc.

Ability to write complex SQL queries and decipher stored procedures, triggers, scheduled jobs. Ability to identify when table indexing would benefit query performance. Ability to capture SQL traces via profiler.

Strong experience in SaaS/Cloud application / Product experience development domain including security concerns and multi-tenant service level agreements.

Proficiency with Git as a version control system

Agile or Lean experience such as Kanban or Scrum Programming methodologies (preferred)

Ability to write code and test your own work

Excellent problem solving and communication skills

Ability to design, code, and unit test applications per specification documents

Ability to develop automated tests

Ability to communicate information effectively to customers at various organizational levels

Teamwork is a must

Nice to have -

• Experience with Docker and Kubernetes is a plus
• Experience with Java, Python, etc. is a plus

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

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