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Principal Software Engineer


Lowell - Massachusetts - USA



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Kronos is looking for an experienced software engineer to join our team in Lowell, MA. You will play a key role in the development of our SaaS offering, in a highly collaborative, agile environment. This role provides the opportunity to:
• Solve unique and complex issues leading to a solution-based implementation
• Write well-designed, testable, and efficient software using Java primarily
• Influence others in the organization with your ideas for new techniques and concepts
• Provide mentoring for more junior developers


• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience
• 8-12 years of hands-on development experience
• Significant experience in Java and J2EE stack
• Experience with Spring and Hibernate
• Skilled at object-oriented analysis and design
• Hands on experience with design patterns
• Experience in SaaS/Cloud application development, including an understanding of security and multi-tenancy
• Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Track record of delivering high quality software on time

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

Kronos, a UKG Company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

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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 or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.