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Senior Software Engineer

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Alpharetta - Georgia - United States, Atlanta - Georgia - United States, Ft. Lauderdale - Florida - United States, Lowell - Massachusetts - United States, Miami - Florida - United States, Pembroke Pines - Florida - United States, Sunrise - Florida - United States, Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


UKG is looking to hire a Full-Stack Engineer to join our extremely talented Product Development team! As a member of our engineering team, you will be part of the continued improvement and growth of our HR and payroll software solution. You’ll be embedded on a development team where you can work on the next generation of SaaS software with other Engineers, Software Testers, Business Analysts, and Product Managers. In this highly collaborative environment, you will have the opportunity to grow as an engineer and even help mentor others.

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:
• Collaborate with members of the team to solve challenging engineering tasks on time and with high quality
• Engage in code reviews and training of team members
• Create and integrate features for our enterprise software solution using Java, Java Spring, Angular, Messaging, and NoSQL technologies
• Actively communicate with team members to clarify requirements and overcome obstacles to meet the team goals
• Leverage open-source and other technologies and languages outside of the Java framework should the need arise
• Develop solutions to maximize the performance, scalability, and distributed processing capabilities of the system
• Provide troubleshooting and root cause analysis for production issues that are escalated to the engineering team
• Work with development teams in an agile context as it relates to software development, including Kanban, automated unit testing and test fixtures
• Actively participate in code reviews with talented software engineers and architects
• Continually research and recommend product improvements


• Object-oriented Java skills (3+ years in Java/Spring preferred)
• Angular project experience
• Previous role as a key developer on enterprise projects
• Software development experience including: object-oriented programming, modern design patterns, RESTful service implementation, and service-oriented architecture
• Multi-tier application design and development
• Unit Testing processes and tools (JUnit, Mockito, PowerMock, etc.)
• Excellent problem solving and communication skills
• Microservices architecture
• CQRS design pattern
• Events-driven architecture
• Experience with MongoDB/NoSQL, RabbitMQ, Docker & Kubernetes

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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UKG participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.

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.