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Sr Software QA Engineer

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


The Coaching & Development team is looking for a Sr. Quality Engineer (Software Development Engineer in Test) to join our team in Montevideo, UY! This product is a cornerstone of UKG's core Human Capital Management (HCM) suite of products and is a key product in the future of performance reviews in helping support holistic performance management through reviews and continuous feedback. You will work side by side with other members of the engineering team (other Quality Engineers, Software Engineers and SREs) and members from UX and Product Management to build the best-in-class review product in the market. Here at UKG, our business is people. We believe in taking good care of you so that you will take good care of our customers. We are here to work together to build an amazing product for our customer. As a team we believe in People over process. We think that processes should make it easier for us to deliver quality products faster together. We strive to understand why processes are in place, and work to change them if they just don't work. We believe in ideas over titles. We treat everyone's voice on the team equally regardless of title or seniority. We want everyone to feel comfortable contributing ideas, because we build better products when we consider multiple perspectives. Everyone owns all areas of the software development and delivery lifecycle. We don't like to work in silos. We believe that every person on the team owns the quality, security, delivery, and stability of our product.
In support of our culture, we are adopting a hybrid working model of 3 days per week in the office and the rest of the week from home.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Work with the Product team to understand business requirements and use cases from which automated tests are developed
• Develop automated tests for all user and business requirements.
• Address product findings by code fixing
• Proactively discover and address defects in products; provide trusted recommendations on improvements for development and testing solutions
• Perform root cause analysis for all defects
• Develop and execute software test strategies and perform functional black box and white box, integration, system, and regression tests
• Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
• Identify test data requirements and generate data sets for testing
• Learn the domain of the application and become a subject matter expert for assigned task areas


Basic Qualifications:

• Experience with software development, QA methodologies and agile methodologies.
• Strong fundamentals in OOP and coding foundations (Languages, such as Java or Kotlin)
• Ability to identify and fix code issues and findings.
• Knowledge of contract testing, white box testing, testing automation, unit testing, regression testing.
• Experience with automated testing tools such as Postman, Cypress or similar

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, 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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