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Sr Manager, Software Development

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USA - USA - Remote


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


Essential Job Functions

• Passionate thought leader who champions team success and embraces forward thinking
• Directs and migrates existing technical solutions to future states
• Aids team to remove roadblocks and impediments to ensure on-time delivery
• Works collaboratively with other leaders and managers in non-technical departments
• Manages day to day activities of developers to ensure consistently delivering quality solutions on-time, within budget, and scope
• Drives the development life-cycle from requirements analysis, standards, estimates, design, code, documentation, testing, implementation, and support
• Develops and manages execution plans, resource planning, scheduling and development timelines
• Establishes and maintains roadmaps to develop an integrated, innovative solution
• Building and managing full stack software teams and overseeing the development process using industry best practices
• Responsible for design reviews, code reviews, and mentoring the software development team
• Supports change management process to manage software releases, application patching and changes to production configurations
• Oversight and management of departmental expenses and budget planning
• Develop career paths and training plans as technology changes

Non-Essential Job Functions

• Leads proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals
• Provides oversight and leadership to enable execution of prioritized enterprise-wide initiatives
• Leads a positive work environment by demonstrating cultural expectations and influencing others to reward performance and value "can do" people, accountability, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, continuous improvement, collaboration, creativity and fun
• Performs other duties as assigned


• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent work experience
• 5+ years leading developers in languages such as Java, C#.Net, Node.JS
• 7+ years’ experience in all phases of development and supporting software products and technologies and associated methodologies
• 7+ years’ experience building API architecture/management for REST APIs, microservices, SOAP, etc.
• Experience working in an Agile environment
• Demonstrated experience with DevOps and CI/CD technologies, such as JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket (or other Git based source control), and Jenkins

Required Knowledge And Skills

• Communicate and manage timelines
• Agile SCRUM operations able to serve as Scrum Master if necessary
• Understand how to develop and integrate with automated testing tools for both front-end and API applications
• Handles complex development and environment problems/issues
• Interface with multiple groups across the organization and with external partners and vendors
• Works with cross functional team to establish/maintain consistent test methodology, resolves questions during testing process
• Conducts quality reviews of business requirements and functional specification documents

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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