UKG READY Consultant- Project Based (1099)

Remote, US

PREDICTIVEHR is a solutions platform that offers a holistic approach to HR consulting and Technology. Combining years of practitioner research to develop unparalleled HR business partners and with the addition of acquiring the Workforce Consulting Group, we’ve built cutting-edge solutions for their clients, and when combined, create a powerful offering the Big 4 cannot match. We are proud of making INC 5000 fastest growing companies!

Job Summary:

As a UKG READY Consultant you will work closely with our elite clients to gather business requirements to design / configure solutions to meet those requirements within the application. Drawing on extensive workforce management business practices across a number of industries. You will interpret client needs and provide the necessary road map for successful project implementation and on-going functionality.


  • Provides subject matter expertise, leadership and recommendations to clients regarding application problems and solutions
  • Holds accountability with clients and manages their expectations, ensuring they align with the Statement of Work (SOW)
  • Guides clients through detailed discovery sessions surrounding UKG Ready application capabilities to identify and document client requirements, customizations and impact evaluations
  • Analyzes client needs and designs and develops solutions based on requirements and discussions
  • Configures the application and workflows alongside the client and per their specifications
  • Executes Unit and Integration testing before delivering developed solutions
  • Troubleshoots and resolves application-level problems
  • Execute detailed and thorough documentation
  • Lead projects and weekly progress meeting with your assigned clients
  • Communicate with and update project management regarding client work status/tasks, challenges, and assistance needed
  • Consistently participate in on-going educational classes and seminars to improve and enhance skill set

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience implementing UKG READY solutions
  • Kronos customization, configuration, and implementation experience in three or more of the following modules: Timekeeper,
  • Advanced Scheduler, Attendance, Leave, Activities, Accruals, Attestation, Analytics, Workforce Device Manager, Forecasting, Mobile/ Tablet, and/ or Record Manager
  • Thorough understanding of implementation life cycle components, including: Ability to identify problems, gather requirements, conduct analysis and provide accurate solutions
  • Ability to work independently without daily supervision as well as multitask between different projects and clients
  • Experience working in complex business environments and on high-pressure, fast-paced projects in a collaborative team setting
  • Excellent and creative problem-solving skills and analytical skills
  • Proven Client Leadership skills including conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent communication and professional presentation skills
  • Effective meeting management skills
  • Willingness and ability to travel if needed (no more than 30% of the time)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience preferred


  • Knowledge of SQL relational database management systems and experience in designing, developing/ scripting and testing interfaces in Workforce Integration Manager (WIM)
  • Experience upgrading UKG READY/ ADP eTIME database from one version to another
  • Kronos Advanced Scheduler for Retail or Healthcare customization, configuration and implementation experience.
  • Custom report development skills.
  • International exposure on a WFM implementation
  • Experience with HRMS/ HRIS configuration and solution concepts such as: Payroll, Benefits, Entitlements, Compensation, Leave Management, etc.

PREDICTIVEHR is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

Interested candidates who would like salary and benefits information may contact [email protected]