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Software Engineer (Front-End)

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Lowell - Massachusetts - United States, Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


The DLS & UI Frameworks team is responsible for the global design system used to unify the look and feel for products across the UKG suite and handles platform level solutions enabling product teams to build high quality experiences faster. This includes creating and implementing tools primarily focused on improving the front-end development experience for product teams.

1. Design system component library :
• Creating a web component per the UX design spec, making sure to account for accessibility and usability

• Testing a component in development for accessibility and usability, as prescribed by UX. This would include (but not limited to) manual and snapshot testing, accessibility checks, minor micro-interaction tests, etc.

• The online documentation site is a key piece in advertising guidelines to consuming product teams. An engineer on this team is expected to understand how the site is created and be able to add new functionality and/or apply fixes to existing functionality

• Answering questions consuming teams may have about component library and design system guidelines and pair with other engineers to clarify usage where needed

2. UI Frameworks:
• Creating reusable platform level solutions to speed up front-end development for product teams. These solutions should solve problems suite wide and promote a consistent user experience for UKGs customers

• Creating tools and services centered around improving the front-end developer experience for product teams

• Being involved in resolving security vulnerabilities found within shared dependencies



Required Skills:

• 2+ years front-end engineering experience
• Experience with design systems
• High competence with Typescript/JavaScript, node/npm, HTML, CSS3, flexbox, SCSS/LESS, CSS custom properties, component-based architecture, web components and testing libs and frameworks

Preferred Skills:

• Familiar with StencilJS and JSX
• Experience with at least one modern UI framework (Angular, Ember, Vue, React, etc)
• Experience designing/implementing large scale systems focused on solving front-end development problems in a reusable manner
• Knowledge of WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) guidelines and how to implement them

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 

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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