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Senior Software Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Description & Qualifications


UKG is looking for a passionate Sr software engineer to join our team at our office in Lowell, MA for their Data Science as a service team. The right Senior Software Engineer will have experience with various object-oriented programming languages and be able to work with both front end technologies as well as implement server side logic. The Senior Software Engineer needs to think strategically and operate tactically to deliver on the technical vision of the company. You will develop software for our SaaS offering, in a highly collaborative, agile environment. Join our development team and make an immediate impact on our fast moving, customer-centric web application.

• Use professional concepts in line with company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and efficient ways
• Influence others in the organization with your ideas for new techniques and concepts
• Be able to quickly resolve very difficult issues through analysis of the application code, 3rd party libraries, customer use cases, and discussion with stakeholders
• Demonstrate knowledge of design patterns and algorithms and use them effectively in creating solutions
• Have a deep knowledge and stay on the forefront of all development languages and frameworks utilized by our applications (Java, JavaScript, Angular, SQL, CSS, Spring, Hibernate, etc.)
• Write well-designed, testable, and efficient software using Java primarily
• Collaborate closely with other members of your scrum team, while designing and implementing sound solutions to your product owner’s use cases
• Contribute to the definition, elaboration, and execution of your team’s epics and stories
• Interface with QA (Quality Assurance) to ensure delivery of quality code


• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience
• 3-5+ years of hands-on development experience
• Significant experience in Java and J2EE stack
• Experience with Scala or other Functional Programming languages is desirable
• Knowledge of working with Cloud technologies and container based development with Docker and Kubernetes
• Experience with Spring, Hibernate, and Angular
• Skilled at object-oriented analysis and design
• Experience in SaaS/Cloud application development
• Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment

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.