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Senior Software Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Weston - Florida - United States

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 

Description & Qualifications


About the role:
UKG is seeking a full-stack Senior Software Engineer with solid Java and Angular expertise to play a key role on a newly created development team supporting our newest Benefits product! You will be a founding member of this new team, focusing on full-stack development of innovative customer-focused experiences to help the company expand its solutions portfolio.
You’ll be working in an agile environment to create a green-field front-end experience, and to adapt an existing codebase to develop the APIs to power it. You’ll partner closely with the other software and quality engineers on your team, and with the product managers, analysts, and architects who bring requirements to the table.
If you’re passionate about solving problems and seeing how your work impacts the end-user experience, while furthering the company’s key strategic goals, the Benefits team is the home for you!
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop & enhance effective programs & data structures that successfully meet the team’s goals
• Participate effectively in relevant aspects of software development life cycle (SDLC) including planning, construction, testing, reviews and demonstrations
• Participate and collaborate with other stakeholders 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 to package, configure and deploy software
• Collaborate with 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


About you:
Basic Qualifications:
• Solid experience in Java-based web development: Java, J2EE, REST Framework, Spring, AJAX, application servers, web servers
• Strong SQL skills – including Stored Procedures, Functions, Triggers (MS SQL Server preferred)
• Front-end experience: Angular is ideal, but other frameworks like React or Vue would also show your experience here, as well as a solid background in basic HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and AJAX
• Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
Preferred Qualifications:
• Version control systems and methodologies (GIT preferred)
• 3-7+ years industry experience in Enterprise Application Development
• Strong background in the fundamentals of programming concepts, design patterns, OOP, BDD, TDD
• BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent experience

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

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