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ENGINEERING TEAM OWNER I

Location:

Ft. Lauderdale - Florida - USA

Function:

Software & Product Development

Ref #:

20210017198
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Description

Are you a Technology Leader that is excited about building and leading high performing Software Engineering teams? We are looking for a Manager of Software Engineering within our Acquiring and Enabling group to be responsible for the direct management of fast evolving product engineering teams focused on building UKG Recruiting and Onboarding. Must be passionate about developing and growing engineers, leveraging modern technologies to rapidly deliver products with high quality, and increasing operational efficiency through continuous process improvement.

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 www.ukg.com/careers

• Drive innovation and manage product development teams within a fast paced, agile environment
• Cultivate an environment of continuous engineering improvement through mentoring, feedback, and metrics
• Recruit IT professionals with business and industry experience, and develop, reward and energize a competent, effective team within the technology organization. Identify and implement strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
• Manage and/or lead software development teams, obtaining necessary resources, acting as an escalation point and removing impediments to achieve goals and objectives
• Engage in hands-on design and ensure alignment of strategy, architecture, tools/methods with software engineers and architects to execute product roadmaps
• Collaborate with a wide variety to stakeholders within business and technology teams to drive change required to execute product roadmaps
• Enable integrated teams to deliver technology solutions in support of key product initiatives by working closely with product managers, technical project managers, architects, engineers, and quality assurance
• Collaborate within and across business units to prioritize, plan, and execute the development schedule for major product releases
• Own team processes to increase efficiency. Develop, measure and interpret statistics that serve as indicators of team performance. Use this information to drive continuous improvement initiatives.
• Set the example and expectations for team conduct. Inspire positive behavior and interactions. When needed, directly address, and resolve, behavior that falls below expectations.

Qualifications

• Passionate about people, process, and technologies and able to inspire and motivate others.
• Extensive hands-on experience building and managing the development of complex, large scale enterprise applications and products that require a deep understanding of application logic and dependencies
• Proven experience attracting, hiring, retaining, and leading top engineering talent and high-performance product engineering teams
• Experience working in an offshore and onshore model
• Experience with, or understanding of, Agile/Lean Software Development practices such as Kanban or Scrum
• Excellent leadership and communication skills (verbal and written)
• Experience operating in a cloud/on-premise hybrid IT landscape
• Working experience with deploying apps using docker/containers/K8s
• Strong experience working with continuous integration and continuous delivery
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems, another quantitative field or relevant work experience.
• Experience with front-end development frameworks (Angular preferred)
• Experience building SaaS-based, multitenant solutions
• Experience with CI/CD and deployment tools like Teamcity, Concourse, Jenkins, etc.
• Knowledge of both SQL and NoSQL databases (Mongo preferred)
• Experience with event-driven architectures

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 www.ukg.com/careers

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

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.