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Senior Software QA Developer

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Regular-Full Time


Montreal - Quebec - Canada

Description & Qualifications


UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) is looking for a Senior QA / Test Automation Developer (Java/Cloud platform) to join its world class engineering team in Montreal for its latest Cloud platform: UKG Dimensions. This role is part of a new Full-Stack team we are building from scratch locally. The successful candidate will be experienced in modern test methodologies and processes executed throughout the software development life cycle and have experience with Cloud practices. He/she will be accountable for the quality of the product by developing and executing test strategies to ensure quality releases.
Your daily responsibilities:
• Ensuring proper functionality and performance of a wide variety of
applications and platforms
• A demonstrated ability to deliver quality product releases on
schedule using risk analysis and defect containment practices, test
automation and continuous improvement initiatives are key to this
• Develop and maintain UI, API Test Automation using Java
• Responsible and accountable for the quality of the product for the
• Adapt and learn new technologies, processes as required for the
success of the team
• Collaborate with other QA team members and all members of the
geographically dispersed team to ensure the appropriate
implementation of functional requirements
• Define, configure, and maintain automated test environments in a
continuous integration framework
• Develop test documents, run tests, and monitor results using tools
for the application lifecycle
• Participate in appropriate discussions and efforts on automated
testing to develop and maintain best practices.


• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related degree
• Solid experience in software quality assurance with experience in
Java (object-oriented solutions, REST services, micro-service
architecture, test-driven development, and acceptance testing)
• Experience working in a cloud environment (SaaS)
• Understanding of test automation, test tool creation, automation
frameworks required, as well as experience testing REST-based API
• Self-starter who learns quickly and takes immediate ownership of
projects with little supervision
• Strong experience in functional testing and software quality best
practices (TDD, BDD) and CI/CD (Jenkins)
• Ability to write SQL queries to create/modify test data and debug
• Proficiency with Git as a version control system
• Ability to communicate information effectively to customers at
various organizational levels
• Excellent problem solving and communication skills
• Good experience with Atlassian products (JIRA, Bitbucket,
Confluence) and ALM.
• Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and Right Scale an asset
• Experience with scripting languages like Python, Groovy, etc. an asset

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.