Senior Software Engineer

UKG is hiring!

About

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of PeopleDoc, Ultimate Software, and Kronos, uniting three award-winning, employee-centered cultures. 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.

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) delivers HCM, payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions to drive better business outcomes, improve HR effectiveness, and create a more connected experience for everyone.
The company serves more than 50,000 customers across 165 countries.

Job Description

The Ultimate Kronos Group (UKG) is looking to hire a Senior Software Engineer to join our extremely talented Product Development team! As one of our Software Engineers, you will be part of our continued improvement and growth of our HR and payroll software solution.

The Senior Software Engineer will be part of an agile high-performance team of professionals responsible for delivering high-availability full stack solutions to our internal and external customers. Qualified candidates will enjoy working in a diverse and fast-paced team environment that is passionate about their work and contributing to our exciting digital transformation and growth agenda for the entire organization. As a senior software engineer, you will own and be responsible for the design, development, deployment and support of your product. You will be responsible for reviewing team Pull Requests and coaching contracting partners on product development, as well as engaging in cloud and orchestration configuration.

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (other duties may be assigned)**

• Work closely with operational cloud resources to ensure successful cloud migrations.
• Monitor product health and alerts and own responding to end-user inquiries.
• Work closely with other development teams to ensure successful implementation of applications.
• Converts specifications and requirements into functional application code.
• Work in an agile team environment with other developers, Leads, architects, designers, product managers, business analysts and the user community to gather and validate business requirements.
• Demonstrated focus on quality (unit testing, system testing, user acceptance testing) and product support ownership.

Preferred Experience

Required Qualifications/Skills:

• 5+ years’ experience using EmberJS, Javascript/Typescript, Frontend Frameworks (e.g., Angular), Java/Kotlin or Python and SQL.
• Experience building and maintaining scalable applications using Cloud technologies and Docker containers.
• Demonstrated proficiency with developing web services and RESTful API’s including Microservices.
• Experience with IDEs and Unit testing tools such as JUnit equivalent.
• Proficiency with Git as a version control system.
• Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases.
• Must have an understanding of enterprise design patterns.
• Knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps practices preferred.
• Familiarity with Coding Best Practices is desired.

Preferred Skills

• Kubernetes and GCP a plus.
• Experience with message queues like RabbitMQ, Kafka.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 03 January 2022
  • Location: Paris, France (75001)
  • Education Level: Fourth-Year University Level
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Possible full remote