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Senior Software QA Engineer

General information


Lowell - Massachusetts - USA


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


We are seeking a Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer to help our team to develop, and execute manual/automated test scripts, and help ensure the delivery of robust, high quality product releases. This candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key characteristics:
• Work closely with developers to analyze defects, understand root cause, reproduce, and verify code fix.
• Develop test documents, run tests and monitor results using tools in application life cycle.
• Automate manual test cases and execute automation suite on periodic basis.
• Work collaboratively with other QA team members and also members of the geographically dispersed team to ensure the appropriate implementation of functional requirements.
• Helping in deploying and troubleshooting complex test environment.
• Setup/Configure/Maintain automated testing environments in a continuous integration setting.
• Continuously improve upon the productivity and efficiency of our automated testing efforts using innovative tools and techniques.
• Ability to collaborate outside of the team to align and achieve expected outcomes and thus providing technical expertise to the projects.
• Responsible and accountable for the quality of the product for the project.
• Adapt and learn new technologies, processes as required for the success of the team.
• Troubleshoot and analyze application/environment issues to root cause.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
• 5+ years of experience as a Software or Quality Engineer with programming skills in Java or other modern programming languages (OOP) and/or scripting language
• Good Understanding and experience of test automation, automation framework (REST API, SoapUI, POSTMAN)

• Experience in working with Cloud-based applications
• Experience in test management and source control tools like ALM, JIRA, GIT, Bitbucket
• Ability to write intermediate SQL queries
• Knowledge of full software development life cycle, QA methodology, tools, and software quality best practices
• Self-starter who learns quickly and takes immediate ownership of projects with little supervision
• Experience with Kubernetes, Right Scale, Splunk or any related Production Monitoring tools is a plus.
• Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment is preferred.


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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