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Principal Software Engineer

General information

Location:

Florida - Florida - Remote, Georgia - Georgia - Remote, Massachusetts - Massachusetts - Remote, USA - USA - Remote

Function:

Software & Product Development

Ref #:

20210019758

Description & Requirements

Description

The Principal Software Engineer’s job is to develop automation software to deploy our UKG Pro product suites, serving critical internal developer and production needs thousands of times each day. The deployment automation software is developed as a full-stack solution and executes in our private data center as well as the Public Cloud. The employee in this job will deliver incremental features monthly, and be expected to document, test, release, and support their implementation.

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:
• Be a trusted member of a software development team, interacting with teammates daily to drive productivity and build morale.
• Develop and release software features and fixes multiple times each month.
• Provide technical support to customers that use the released software.
• Generate appropriate test automation to validate software function.
• Build the software releases and invoke test automations by using automated CI/CD pipelines.
• Use a Lean/Agile framework to visualize progress within the software lifecycle.
• Attend a brief daily meeting to synchronize the team priorities and communicate progress/barriers.
• Regularly research and propose process and technical innovations.

Please note:
This engineer will be expected to work on eastern standard time, but can be remote from anywhere within the continental US.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
• BS degree in Computer Science or related field.
• Full-stack experience - Angular or React, SQL or Mongo, C# or Java, Ruby or Python.
• 10+ years successfully delivering enterprise software solutions, using an object-oriented programming language.
• Experience developing test automation throughout the software lifecycle, leveraged by CI/CD pipelines where appropriate.
• Public Cloud technologies and techniques.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with DevOps solutions such as Ansible/Terraform.
• Proficiency using JSON-based REST APIs.
• Experience with modern technologies and practices like VMs, containers, and micro-services.
• Experience using Jira story entry/tracking system or equivalent.

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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