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Senior Principal Software Engineer

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

Description & Qualifications


We are seeking a Sr Principal Software Engineer who is passionate about building scalable and robust data pipelines and have a track record of designing and implementing complex data architectures along with being the point person of contact for a team of engineers under his/her guidance.

As a Sr Principal Software Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and building large-scale data pipelines and managing the data infrastructure of the company. You will work closely with cross-functional teams including data scientists, product managers, and software engineers to identify data needs, design data solutions, and build scalable, robust data pipelines.

• Design and implement large-scale data pipelines and data storage solutions.
• Develop and maintain data architectures that support business objectives and enable efficient data analysis.
• Manage data infrastructure including data storage, processing, and security.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and prioritize data needs.
• Build data pipelines that can handle large amounts of data in a scalable and efficient manner.
• Ensure data quality and accuracy throughout the data lifecycle.
• Provide leadership, guidance and mentorship to junior data engineers as well as being the point of contact for team .


• Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field.
• 10+ years of experience in software engineering and data engineering.
• Strong expertise in designing and building large-scale data pipelines using distributed systems like Hadoop, Spark, or similar technologies.
• Solid experience with cloud computing platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform and familiarity with technology such as Cloud Functions, Dataproc, BigQuery, Apache Airflow among others.
• Solid understanding of data modeling, database design, and data warehousing.
• Excellent programming skills in one or more languages like Java, Python, or Scala.
• Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
• Experience with Agile development methodologies.
• Sound knowledge of implementing automation tests along with use of testing tools and best software testing practices.
• good understanding of DevOps practices for building and deploying development and production environment along with utilizing DevOps tools such as Jenkins, Quark, etc. for CI/CD.
• Prior experience in a leadership or mentorship role is a plus.

Company Overview

Here at UKG, our purpose is people™. Our HR, payroll, and workforce management solutions help organizations unlock happier outcomes for all. And our U Krewers, who build those solutions and support our business, are talented, collaborative, and innovative problem-solvers. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people – both at work and at home. Our benefits show that we care about the whole you, from adoption and surrogacy assistance to tuition reimbursement and wellness programs. Our employee resource groups provide a welcoming place to land, learn, and connect with those who share your passions and interests. What are you waiting for? Learn more at  #WeAreUKG 

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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