Senior Principal Architect



UKG is looking to hire a Senior Principal Architect to lead and execute on the design and delivery of functional, scalable, resilient, adaptable, performant, and cloud-native services for our financial solutions. This person will serve as a member of the Engineering organization and the UKG Software Architecture community, and be engaged in projects focused on the design and delivery of solutions that are aligned with the technical vision for the future scale of our financial solutions at UKG. They will have ownership of the architecture of a complex distributed system. They will work with the engineering teams, technical leads, and other architects in making local architectural decisions within the framework of provided patterns and practices that shape how software development and technology adoption evolves at UKG. As a technical leader in the Engineering organization, this person will be responsible for mentoring technical leads in there domain, and will partner with Product Owners and Engineering Owners towards successful analysis, planning, design, and delivery of end-to-end solutions.

• Collaborate with they're Engineering Leadership in defining and understanding the business requirements tied to imperative business strategic goals
• Collaborate with and mentor technical leads towards the evolution and implementation of UKG’s product and technical strategy
• Serve as Technical Ambassadors of goodwill for our internal Technical Community as well as the external Tech Industry and Academia communities
• Partner with Product Owners and Engineering Owners when making roadmap, design, architectural, and engineering impacting decisions
• Effectively communicate and present architectural decisions and technical strategies so that engineering teams properly understand why the strategies need to be adopted
• Collaborate with they're team and lead the development of proofs-of-concept solution
• Serve as a technical strategic advisor to research work being executed in they're domain
• Build and maintain critical partnership and collaborative work with the external technical industry, open source communities, and academia
• Occasionally speak on large stages, conferences, and events in order to communicate UKG’s technology story
• Participate in the preparation and publishing of materials for the submission of patents, as needed


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