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Software QA Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Lowell - Massachusetts - United States

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 

Description & Qualifications


UKG is seeking motivated Software QA Engineers to help develop best-in-class HR, payroll, and workforce management solutions that help organizations unlock happier outcomes for all. As part of the EPIC (Engineering, Product, Innovation, and Cloud) organization, you will be challenged, supported, celebrated, and inspired to reach your full potential as an early career professional. We value every learning opportunity, experience, perspective, and skill. That’s how we push boundaries and create legendary experiences for our customers and our U Krewers. As a Software QA Engineer, you will contribute directly to the goals of our product teams and help innovate and evolve our processes and product portfolio to meet our customers ever-changing needs. Come make an impact with the best and brightest technologists in the world!

About the role:

You will,

• Work 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
• Help 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
• Adapt and learn new technologies, processes as required for the success of the team
• Troubleshoot and analyze application/environment issues to root cause



About you,

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
• 1-3 years of experience as a Software or Quality Engineer with coding skills in Java or other modern programming language (OOP) and/or scripting language
• Understanding of test automation, automation framework (REST API, SoapUI, POSTMAN)
• Experience in test management and source control tools like ALM, JIRA, GIT, Bitbucket
• Ability to write basic to intermediate SQL queries
• Knowledge of full software development life cycle, QA methodology, tools, and software quality best practices

Preferred Qualifications:

• Familiarity with Kubernetes, Right Scale, Splunk or any related Production Monitoring tools
• Experience working in Cloud based application and Public Clouds
• Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment

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

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email