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Principal Software Engineer

General Information

Ref #:

20220030917

Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time

Location:

Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications

Description

The identity PRO core team is responsible for current authentication and authorization live services in production. These services power our recruiting, onboarding, mobile, workflow management, community, etc services. As a result, this team is very highly visible and important striving for near perfect reliability, stability and performance. Customer success is our number one goal and we make sure provide that with every decision.

The Principal Software Engineer (Tech Lead) will be responsible for leading and influencing key initiatives for current customer identity live services. They will be responsible for developing strategies and driving complex projects with very minimal to no guidance while anticipating issues, recognizing risks, considering alternatives, and supporting long range goals. This person will be the bridge between architecture, management and a 10 person team communicating, influencing across levels and preparing the technical content that the team will use to execute and deliver on initiatives. - Lead and influence large key initiatives within the sub function and/or function.

- Develop strategy and innovate various automation solutions to meet the most unique and complex demands
- Strive to reduce complex architecture and designs to clean and simple solutions
- Communicate and influence team members as well as leadership to overcome obstacles and meet team goals
- Anticipate significant business issues and changes to support long range goals and objectives while continuously considering alternative solutions
- Dive and troubleshoot unique and complex implementations and orchestrations
- Work with other teams and team members to evaluate frameworks, services and applications that support our deployment goals
- Provide leadership, troubleshooting and root cause analysis for production issues that are escalated to the engineering team

Qualifications

- 8+ years’ engaging and working with cross-functional enterprise level software development projects using Agile development methodologies such as Kanban or Scrum preferred
- 3+ years leading and developing strategy for large key initiatives with substantial risk and complexity with minimal guidance
- Subject matter experience working with Java, Golang, Angular, Spring
- Exceptional knowledge of microservices architecture
- Exceptional experience building event-driven, reactive microservices with Kafka Streams
- Proficient with CQRS and Event Sourcing
- Recent experience working with Kubernetes, Docker and public cloud deployment platforms
- Strong experience working with continuous integration and continuous delivery
- Experience with Git and its workflows
- Self-motivated, continuous improvement mindset and willing to get the job done
- Ability to manage and balance multiple deliverables concurrently in an environment with shifting priorities
- Identity experience: SAML, SSO, OAuth, OIDC

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

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.

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