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Senior Software Engineering Manager

General information


Paris - Paris - France


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


UKG is looking to hire a Senior Software Engineering Manager to lead multiple teams within the Platform Documents, Forms and E-Signatures domain. You will work closely with the director, other engineering managers, product managers, architects, and other stakeholders to help your teams develop quality software aligned with product and company objectives. Our teams are global and most of our people work remotely.


- Leading 2 or 3 global cross-functional teams including at least 1 engineering manager, building an environment based on transparency, accountability, and trust
- Convey enterprise engineering vision and objectives to your teams
- Ensuring teams are in place with the required skills to develop your portfolio’s products
- Creating the conditions for your teams and their managers to succeed
- Facilitating cross-team collaboration and eliminating roadblocks for your teams
- Coaching engineering leaders and your teams, supporting them in their professional development
- Aligning team objectives with product and enterprise objectives
- Facilitating inner and outer team interactions, protecting the teams from disturbance
- Helping your teams identify and implement process improvement
- Helping your teams give visibility on plans and progress to stakeholders
- Recruiting the best talent to help your teams achieve their objectives


- 4+ years of experience in managing software engineering teams, ideally in a remote/distributed setting
- Experience coaching and mentoring both engineers and engineering managers
- Experience in software and web development, ideally in SaaS
- Solid knowledge of agile software development practices
- Good knowledge of architecture and design patterns
- Strong oral and written communication skills

This role can be office based in Paris or remote in France, UK, Netherlands and Germany.


Corporate 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

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