Principal Software Engineer

UKG

4.7

(112)

Noida, India

Why you should apply for a job to UKG:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2023
  • 4.7/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 96% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 99% would recommend this company to other women
  • 94% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Paid leave for new and adoptive parents, medical coverage for IVF services & reimbursement to help offset adoption and surrogacy expenses.
  • 45% company match on total employee 401(k) contributions up to the IRS annual limit.
  • Unlimited paid time off for you to rest, re-charge, and pursue your personal aspirations.
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    Position summary

    Python Software Engineer at UKG, you'll be embedded on the Data Science team where you can work on the next generation AI Platform. You'll get to work directly with other Software Engineers, Data Scientists, Machine Learning Engineers, Quality Engineers, Product Managers, and Directors, all of whom make up the team. In this highly collaborative environment, you will have the opportunity to grow as a software engineer and help mentor others.

    The Principal Python Software Engineer position requires excellent object-oriented programming skills and knowledge of design patterns. The Principal Python Engineer will be involved in the deployment of our AI Platform/Services solution on the cloud. The job requires you to be able to design, develop, troubleshoot, and debug complex software applications at the enterprise level. We are looking for a software engineer who is passionate about programming and truly enjoys what they do. The ideal candidate for the Principal Python Engineer position is someone who has a can-do attitude and is an innovative thinker.

    UKG works in an agile environment where there are daily stand-ups, code reviews, and constant communication within each self-managed cross-functional team. The ability to communicate effectively with Product Managers and Quality Engineers, as well as work closely with other team members are key components for success in this position.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Provide engineering, mentorship, technical direction to small team of other engineers (~6 members).

    • Partner with your Engineering Manager to ensure engineering tasks understood, broken down and implemented to the highest of quality standards.

    • Collaborate with members of the team to solve challenging engineering tasks on time and with high quality.

    • Engage in code reviews and training of team members.

    • Support continuous deployment pipeline code.

    • Situationally troubleshoot production issues alongside the support team.

    • Continually research and recommend product improvements.

    • Create and integrate features for our enterprise software solution using the latest Python technologies.

    • Assist and adhere to enforcement of project deadlines and schedules.

    • Evaluate, recommend, and proposed solutions to existing systems.

    • Actively communicate with team members to clarify requirements and overcome obstacles to meet the team goals.

    • Leverage open-source and other technologies and languages outside of the Python platform.

    • Develop cutting-edge solutions to maximize the performance, scalability, and distributed processing capabilities of the system.

    • Provide troubleshooting and root cause analysis for production issues that are escalated to the engineering team.

    • Work with development teams in an agile context as it relates to software development, including Kanban, automated unit testing, test fixtures, and pair programming.

    Qualifications
    • 8-10 or more years experience as a Python developer on enterprise projects using Python, Flask, FastAPI, Django, PyTest, Celery and other Python frameworks.

    • Software development experience including: object-oriented programming, concurrency programming, modern design patterns, RESTful service implementation, micro-service architecture, test-driven development, and acceptance testing.

    • Familiarity with tools used to automate the deployment of an enterprise software solution to the cloud, Terraform, GitHub Actions, Concourse, Ansible, etc.

    • Proficiency with Git as a version control system

    • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes

    • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including MongoDB and MSSQL.

    • Experience with object-oriented languages: Python, Java, Scala, C#, etc.

    • Experience with testing tools such as PyTest, Wiremock, xUnit, mocking frameworks, etc.

    • Experience with GCP technologies such as BigQuery, GKE, GCS, DataFlow, Kubeflow, and/or VertexAI

    • Excellent problem solving and communication skills.

    • Experience with Java and Spring a big plus.

    Education/Certification/License

    • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Computational Linguistics or similar field

    Travel Requirement

    Limited travel to other company offices upon request

    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 [email protected].

    Why you should apply for a job to UKG:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2023
  • 4.7/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 96% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 99% would recommend this company to other women
  • 94% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Paid leave for new and adoptive parents, medical coverage for IVF services & reimbursement to help offset adoption and surrogacy expenses.
  • 45% company match on total employee 401(k) contributions up to the IRS annual limit.
  • Unlimited paid time off for you to rest, re-charge, and pursue your personal aspirations.