Associate Manager Software Engineering

Job Type: Full time
Job Nature: 100% Remote
Location: Boston, MA
Posted: Dec 31, 2021
Level: Other
Category: Other

Description & Qualifications


UKG is a leading provider of Workforce Management Software for organizations of all sizes. We are currently seeking an energetic, analytical, highly detail-oriented individual to work on UKG's cloud application, Workforce Dimensions. The Software Development Manager will ensure that software products are delivered timely with excellent quality. He/She will be part of our global engineering management team within our latest SaaS/Google Cloud platform, UKG Dimensions. Some of the primary responsibilities include mentoring team members, driving projects, leading offshore vendor teams and ensuring successful delivery. The ideal candidate must possess the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships.

  • Mentor developers on the team, fostering an environment of continued learning and improvement
  • Empower the team to deliver quality software in a timely manner and continuously improve the development process
  • Put in place best practices in software development - including supporting agile (scrum) practices
  • Build and maintain strong peer relationships within the team and across the organization
  • Manage / lead offshore vendor / partner teams
  • Actively collaborate with other teams in different geographic regions to achieve organizational success and remove impediments
  • Ability to navigate through a large organization and complex processes while still driving process improvements
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative environment with a diverse group of people partnering effectively with the team members, partners, and customers
  • Understands technical implications of issues/impediments and sets direction in an effective manner


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, related field or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years’ experience in a software development management role, including the management of remote/offshore teams
  • Experience in building User Interfaces for both Desktop and Mobile use
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Excellent software engineering habits and the ability to teach people what you know
  • Emotional maturity, adaptability, and the ability to lead through influence
  • A hands-on attitude, a willingness to get things done and the need to learn
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • The ideal candidate will also have the following skills and experience:
  • Experience building highly performant, scalable, software in a continuous integration environment
  • Strong experience in SaaS/Cloud application development, including an understanding of security concerns and multi-tenancy
  • Experience developing and deploying SaaS applications and services into production
  • Experience with developing web and mobile applications for compliance with accessibility standards

Company 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?

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.