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QA Developer

General information


Montreal - Quebec - Canada


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


UKG is looking for an experienced Software Quality Assurance Developer to join our world class engineering team in Montreal, Canada. The Successful candidate will be experienced in modern test methodologies and processes executed throughout the software development life cycle and be familiar with Cloud practices.

Your daily responsibilities:
• Ensuring proper functionality and performance of a wide variety of applications and platforms
• Delivering quality product releases on schedule using risk analysis and defect containment practices, test automation and continuous improvement initiatives are key to this position
• Accountable for the quality of the product for the project
• Setup/configure/maintain automated testing environments in a continuous integration setting
• Maintains and improves the testing lab and testing infrastructure (including tools, scripts, etc.)
• Help deploying and troubleshooting complex test environment
• Maintains and improves test automation in a continuous testing mode
• Works closely with developers to reproduce and resolve bugs
• Works in partnership to perform testing activities defined when required
• Stays in touch with the software testing community and brings best industry practices into the team
• Continuously improve upon the productivity and efficiency of our automated testing efforts using innovative tools and techniques


• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related degree and 2+ years' experience in Software Quality Assurance (Java / Selenium) or other related discipline with direct involvement in automated testing of web applications
• Experience or knowledge of Cloud based SaaS products
• Understanding of Microsoft, Linux (Bash), and n-tier web technologies
• Strong background in functional testing and software quality best practice
• Solid experience in defect management (creating, follow up and validation of defect report)
• Exposure to Protractor, Javascript, Eclipse, Jenkins, Linux, JIRA, HP ALM, HTML5
• Familiar with technologies like nginx, tomcat, postgresql, Jenkins
• Familiar with version control tools (GIT, bitbucket)
• Knowledge of Docker/Kubernetes/VM/Jenkins
• Process-oriented with high attention to detail and good follow-through
• Experience with testing tools such as xUnit, Selenium, mocking frameworks, etc.
• Ability to write SQL Queries
• Familiarity with tools used to automate the deployment of an enterprise software solution to the cloud, Concourse, Ansible, etc.
• Good problem solving and communication skills
• Good experience in test management tools like ALM, JIRA
Nice to have
• Bilingual French/English (we provide with free virtual classes in French during working hours)
• Experience with Java, Python, etc. is a plus

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

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 or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.