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Here at Ultimate Software, we truly put our people first. We strongly believe in teamwork, and we encourage and trust our people to reach higher, learn more, and live up to their potential. Ultimate is ranked #1 on Fortune's Best Places to Work in Technology for 2019 and #8 on the 100 Best Companies to Work For list in 2019. Ultimate is also ranked #2 on Fortune’s 75 Best Workplaces for Women and #5 on its Best Workplaces for Diversity list. Learn more about US here:

Ultimate Software is looking for a Software Engineer to join our Ultipro Tax Engine Data Team. The individual will be responsible for helping to build and optimize our data pipelines. We’re interested in people with a strong background that are motivated and open to challenges.

This position requires technical excellence with complex and distributed systems, along with a strong ability to communicate both within your team, and across the organization. We work in small teams with daily standups, regular releases, and a culture of ownership.

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain enterprise applications

  • Ensure quality, performance, and stability of solutions

  • Provide deployment tools and automation

  • Solve challenging engineering tasks on time and with high quality

Required Qualifications:

  • Python,

  • Java, JavaScript, TypeScript

  • Angular,

  • MySQL, MongoDB,

  • Docker

  • Linux scripting, operations, and deployment

  • 5+ years of experience in a Software Engineer role

  • 5 years of experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc.

  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.

  • 5 years of experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including SQL server, Mongo, Postgres and MariaDB

  • Working knowledge of DevOps methodology and Site Reliability Engineering

  • GCP experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems, another quantitative field or relevant work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Google Cloud, BigQuery, Cloud storage, Cloud SQL, Data Prep, Data Flow

  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with numerous large- scale SQL and NoSQL databases.

  • Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architectures and data sets.

  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.

  • Strong analytic skills related to working with structured and unstructured datasets.

  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.

  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable data stores.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills.

  • Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc.

  • Working knowledge of DevOps methodology and Site Reliability Engineering

Physical Requirements:

  • Office work involves remaining in a stationary position most of the time in front of a computer, using a keyboard, mouse and telephone. Regularly operate a computer and other office equipment. Occasionally move about the work site to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc. Exert up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or regularly move objects. Communicate and exchange information with co-workers and other individuals in person and electronically.

Travel Requirements:

  • 25%

This job description has been written to provide an accurate reflection of the current job and to include the general nature of work performed. It is not designed to contain a comprehensive detailed inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the employees assigned to the job. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change.

Ultimate Software will reasonably accommodate employees with disabilities as defined by the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other appropriate statutes. If you are an applicant and need a reasonable accommodation when applying for job opportunities within the Company or request a reasonable accommodation to utilize the Company’s online employment application, please contact

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