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Sr Software Developer [Java / Kotlin]

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Montevideo - Uruguay - Uruguay

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


About the team:
UKG is looking to hire a Sr Software Engineer to join our EPIC (Engineering, Product, Innovation, Cloud) organization in the GPTW (Great Place to Work) R&D. Our team develops extensible solutions that enhance the delivery of data.

About The Role:
As an engineer in EPIC, you'll be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the set of services and applications that make this data flow process possible and do so in a highly collaborative environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:
As a Sr. Software Engineer, you’ll be embedded on one of our DEIB development team. You will be engaged in feature development focused on integrating sentimental data into an internal product at UKG, in order of enriching and adding value to our solution.



Basic Qualifications:
• 3-5 years’ experience designing and programming in Kotlin or Java
• 3-5 or more years’ experience engaging with software/test/leads engineers on enterprise level software development projects.
• 3-5 years’ experience with OOP, Data Structures and Algorithms.
• A strong understanding of non-relational database principles.
• Experience with Git as a software repository/version control system.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with SaaS (Software as a Service), PaaS (Platform as a Service), and IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) solutions.
• Experience with Kubernetes and GCP
• Experience with message queues like RabbitMQ, Kafka
• Knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps practices
• Proficiency with tools such as Postman, Jira or equivalent
• Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline or equivalent experience.

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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