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Senior Software Development Engineer in Test

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Alpharetta - Georgia - USA, Atlanta - Georgia - USA, Branchburg - New Jersey - USA, Cleburne - Texas - USA, Irvine - California - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA, Montreal - Quebec - Canada, San Francisco - California - USA, Toronto - Ontario - Canada, Weston - Florida - USA

Description & Qualifications


Do you have what it takes to be a champion of quality? Are you passionate about being a key driver to deliver a high-quality experience to our end users? Are you a self-starter who knows how to be successful in an agile team environment? Do you enjoy writing code using your specialized testing knowledge and techniques to develop automated test frameworks and tooling elevating and enabling your team? Apply today to join UKG’s Performance Reviews team.

The Performance Development team is looking for a motivated Senior Software Developer Engineer in Test (SDET) to build and maintain one of UKG's flagship offerings, Performance Reviews. The Performance Reviews product is a cornerstone of UKG's core Human Capital Management (HCM) suite of products and encompasses everything a company needs to conduct performance reviews.

As a Senior Software Developer Engineer in Test on this team, you will:
• Implement and advance reliable and performant quality infrastructure and automation at all levels.
• Drive product quality through evangelizing the quality mindset and testing best practices in a team of Software Engineers, Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) and other SDETs.
• Evaluate and develop policies, procedures, and strategies to determine product quality and release readiness.
• Coach and mentor team members, helping them grow their technical and non-technical quality knowledge.
• Collaborate with your team, members from UX and Product Management to build the best-in-class performance reviews product in the market.
• Be able to identify trends and patterns to address customer needs and increase customer satisfaction.

In support of our culture, we will be adopting a hybrid work schedule of part time remote and part time on site each week at a UKG office. This role can be connected to our offices in Weston, FL, Atlanta or Alpharetta GA, Santa Ana or San Francisco or Irvine CA, Cleburne TX or Lowell MA. Also to our Toronto or Montreal sites.


• 3+ years of professional experience developing software systems.
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent work experience.
• Strong understanding of modern automated testing frameworks, tools and techniques.
• Development experience with the C# language and working knowledge of ASP.Net.
• Experience with relational database such as SQL Server or similar.
• Experience writing and debugging automated tests at all levels of testing.
• Able to discuss technical challenges with non-technical people.

• Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, design pattern, code reviews, build processes and testing.
• Familiarity to work with front-end such as CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Web Form in ASP.NET preferred.
• Familiarity to work with back-end such as SOAP web services, WCF web services, Restful APIs preferred.
• Experience with Agile software development methodologies.

As a team we believe in:
People over process. We think that processes should make it easier for us to deliver quality products faster together. We strive to understand why processes are in place, and work to change them if they just don't work. Ideas over titles. We treat everyone's voice on the team equally regardless of title or seniority. We want everyone to feel comfortable contributing ideas, because we build better products when we consider multiple perspectives. Everyone owns all areas of the software development and delivery life cycle. We don't like to work in silos. We believe that every person on the team owns the quality, security, delivery, and stability of our product.

More about our benefits:
We offer a number of benefits at no cost to you — 100% employer paid insurance premiums for you and your family, 45% 401K matching, unlimited paid time off, IVF coverage, tuition reimbursement, etc. For the full list of benefits, please see

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

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.