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Senior Software Engineer

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Alpharetta - Georgia - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Description & Qualifications


UKG is looking for a passionate Senior Software Engineer to join our team. The Senior Software Engineer will be responsible for operating tactically in a newly created team to deliver on the technical vision of the company. The Senior Software Engineer will work with product managers, analysts, architects and engineers develop, test and implement software solutions inside the Benefits Domain. We are looking for someone who can partner with other engineers, architects, and leadership to develop, test, build, and deploy coding solutions to meet business objectives. The Senior Software Engineers at UKG are expected to be results-oriented, have knowledge of new and legacy technologies, have knowledge of the relevant platforms and environments, and be familiar with business process, functions and data within their domain to provide innovative, insightful, and secure solutions.

• Develop & enhance effective programs & data structures that successfully meet the objective.
• Participate effectively in relevant aspects of software development life cycle (SDLC) including planning, construction, testing, reviews and demonstrations.
• Participate and collaborate with other stakeholder including security, quality assurance, training, project management, engineering, hosting, & procurement when required to assist in other aspects of their projects.
• Collaborate with team to design, develop, test and refine deliverables.
• Investigate and resolve complex application issues as needed package, configure and deploy software
• Collaborate with clients, Product Managers, Architects, & Analysts to develop and review requirements & design.
• Learn new technologies, methodologies and practices to increase the department’s productivity and better the department’s applications.
• Participate in collaborative code reviews to help learn and proper coding techniques and prevent regression defects or the introduction of problematic code
• Work independently to coordinate and implement technical solutions
• Mentor and train new engineers joining the team in technology, tools, procedure, standards, and guidelines for the department


• BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent experience
• Experience in full stack Java-based web development: SQL, Java, J2EE, REST framework, React, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Spring, XML, AJAX, Version Control (Git, BitBucket), application servers and web servers.
• Strong SQL skills – including Stored Procedures, Functions, Triggers (SQL server preferred)
• Familiar with Agile development methodologies
• Version control systems and methodologies (GIT preferred)
• 3-7+ years industry experience in Enterprise Application Development
• Programming concepts, design patterns, OOP, BDD

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.