Sr QA Automation Engineer




Montevideo, Uruguay


Position summary

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 


As a Sr. QA Automation Engineer, you’ll be embedded on one of our Compliance development teams. You will be engaged in feature development focused on implementing new US Tax Legislation support within our products, including our Calculation Engines, while also reproducing and testing customer-found defects, along with writing .NET and SQL test automation. You will get to work directly with other Developers, Quality Engineers, Business Analysts, and occasionally our support teams in a highly collaborative environment. You will have the opportunity to grow as a software tester and help instill in others a passion for quality enterprise development.

Job Responsibilities
• Write and execute complex functional test cases and test plans at both the functional and feature level.
• Use version control software (Git, TFS, etc)
• Coordinate and direct QA team to design test strategy and execute testing of a completely new functional implementation and/or release regression.
• Execute different testing methodologies such as (Performance, White and Black Box testing)
• Write automated tests using C# or any other OOP (Object Oriented Programming) language and/or automated testing tools (Selenium, TestComplete)
• Develop and execute acceptance criteria for complex technical functionality
• Document test efforts and communicate results to both a technical and non-technical audience
• Mentor new QA associates.


Basic Qualifications:
• 3 – 5 years’ experience with writing automated tests using C# or any other OOP (Object Oriented Programming) language and/or automated testing tools (Selenium, TestComplete)
• Prior experience with a CI system (TeamCity, Jenkins, etc.)
• Experience with the SDLC
• 2 - 3 performing QA testing of a modular enterprise application
• Ability to code SQL statements and/or basic understanding of NoSQL databases.
• Experience with event-driven architecture and testing patterns.
• Experience with SaaS (Software as a Service), PaaS (Platform as a Service), and IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) solutions is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Self-motivated, positive team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Excellent problem-solving skills and technical aptitude.
• Strong organizational and prioritization skills
• Understanding of Agile or Lean Software Development experience such as Kanban or Scrum
• Ability to successfully work within a team and manage a dynamic environment with rapidly changing priorities.
• Excellent problem-solving skills
• Positive team player attitude with excellent verbal and written communication skills
• High degree of organizational skills


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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Why you should apply for a job to UKG:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2022

  • 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.