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Software Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Lowell - Massachusetts - United States

Description & Qualifications


UKG is seeking a Software Engineer to join our Device Management Team in our Lowell Headquarters. We are a highly collaborative group of professional Software Engineers working in an Agile environment. Our team develops enterprise software that integrates intelligent devices with our workforce management systems. The right Java Engineer will have experience with object-oriented programming languages and be able to work with both front end technologies as well as implement server logic.

An individual in this role will have the following responsibilities:
• Member of a development Scrum team, responsible for analysis, design and development of new features and support of existing functionality
• Ensures adherence to the architectural vision of the product and ensuring that the associated designs follow that vision
• Write Unit Tests and API Integration Tests for new features in the product
• Work on performance and security validation of code components
• Assists in the support and maintenance of our systems and devices in collaboration with Quality and Support Engineers
• Work closely with other Software and Quality Engineers to develop and maintain UI and API test automation
• Has an excellent understanding of programming and testing concepts, design patterns, and best practices, and is able translate that understanding directly to implementation
• Perform insightful and constructive code reviews and ensure that your fellow developers are considering all pertinent factors to prevent introduction of problematic code
• Continually advance and grow as a Software Engineering professional
• Participate in estimating the work required for new features


The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in some of the following areas:
• 2 to 3 years of experience developing in an enterprise Java Environment.
• Required Experience and skills:
o Java Back End Development, Java based REST API, Tomcat or Websphere, RDBMS
o Quality Automation, such as, Selenium, Cucumber, TestNG and/or JUnit
o Agile/Scrum development environments
o Strong team, interpersonal, and communication skills
o Excellent communication skills, both written and orally.
o Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and programming skills in web-based applications
• Desired Experience and skills:
o Front End Development with JavaScript, AngularJS, HTML5, CSS
o Experience with Cloud development, design, infrastructure and tools
o Familiarity with Hardware / Firmware Development, C++, Java or related language
o Familiarity with Activity Workflow and groovy
o Linux and Windows Platforms
• Earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

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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UKG participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.

Disability Accommodation

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