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Software QA Engineer

General information


Alpharetta - Georgia - USA, Atlanta - Georgia - USA, Boston - Massachusetts - USA, Miami - Florida - USA, Miramar - Florida - USA, Pembroke Pines - Florida - USA, Weston - Florida - USA


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


UKG is seeking a Software Quality Assurance Engineer to help our team define test strategies, develop and execute automated/manual test scripts, and help ensure the delivery of robust, high-quality product releases. A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key characteristics:

• Is obsessed with creating a positive experience for our customers and understanding their needs/expectations
• Takes initiative that drives progress, not waiting on others to act first
• Possesses the ability to identify, execute on, and take responsibility for what needs to be done to deliver great business outcomes
• Holds self and peers accountable for achieving high-quality results that are sustainable in the long term
• Listens attentively, speaks candidly, treats others with respect, and works collaboratively to reach high-quality results
• Participate in the quality effort of one or more teams and drive the quality processes required for successful product delivery
• Implement successful test strategies resulting in efficient test development and execution models
• Decompose requirements and user scenarios into test scenarios and test cases
• Identify test data requirements and generate data sets for testing
• Work with development teams to instrument code for manual and/or automated testing
• Coordinate with teams to eliminate redundancy, ensuring high coverage with optimal effort
• Execute tests, interpret results, and communicate regularly, resulting in quick solutions to any quality concerns
• Maintain traceability matrix using test management tools


• Must have 3+ years of experience with Java OR C# and unit testing frameworks.
• Experience writing simple functional test cases
• Experience executing test plans and reports
• Must have experience with White Box testing
• Ability to write SQL/NoSQL queries
• Experience interpreting Business Requirements and designing and executing tests directly related to those requirements
• Experience executing different software development testing methodologies (Performance, White and Black Box testing)
• Experience with the development and execution of acceptance criteria at both a functional and feature level
• Experience successfully documenting test efforts and communicating results to both a technical and non-technical audience
• Prior experience with a CI system (TeamCity, Jenkins, etc.)
• Experience with event-driven architecture and testing patterns
• Experience with agile/lean development methodologies such as Kanban or Scrum
• Experience testing cloud-native applications with Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions
• Experience with object-oriented programming principles
• Quality Assurance certifications are a plus
• Experience testing Event-driven system is a plus
• Angular experience is a plus
• non-SQL database experience is a plus

Computer Science/Business undergraduate degree OR equivalent experience


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

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.