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Ultimate Software Overview

Weston, FL (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
$1 to $2 billion (CAD) per year

Company Updates

  • For the 9th year in a row, Ultimate Software has been named to Fortune and Great Place to Work’s prestigious 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Even better—this year we ranked #2, our highest ranking ever!!

    And the good news is, we are hiring! Check out our latest job postings and learn more about us on our Glassdoor page.

  • Meet Lisa Marie Cervantes, a named tax representative from our Santa Ana, CA office as she shares her story with us.

    "My favorite thing about Ultimate is the layers of care for their people. Just one element is their benefits coverage. I went through 3 rounds of IVF that they covered, and upon our 3rd try we got our baby girl."

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Ultimate Software – Why Work With Us?

At Ultimate Software, “People First” is more than a mantra. It’s our founding principle. It’s our way of life. It embodies the respect, trust, and care we have for all people—our employees, our customers, and our community. It drives the design of our award-winning technology. It’s central to our industry-leading customer service.

There are more than 5500 employees (“UltiPeeps”) at Ultimate with a passion for people, committed to putting people first every day. The Ultimate Software workplace culture is one that thrives on collaboration and innovation. We work together, we inspire each other, and we achieve greatness as a team.

Our employee resource groups, which we call Communities of Interest —PRIDEUS, Women in Leadership, UltiVETS, UltiHOPE, and Women in Technology—encourage inclusion, awareness, support, and acceptance of all people.

For more info about our Communities of Interest, check out our Careers Website

At Ultimate Software, we believe that people are the most important ingredient of any business. That’s why we take care of our own employees first. We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package, including:


  • 100% Employer-Paid Health Coverage (for employee and family including same-sex legal spused and children up to age 26)
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan (45% match per dollar of contribution)
  • Unlimited Personal Time Off (for all exempt employees)
  • Paid Maternity and Adoption leave (10 weeks 100% paid)
  • Paid Paternity leave (4 weeks 100% paid) 
  • Adoption Finacial Assistance
  • Restricted Stock Units (granted to full-time employees)
  • In Vitro Fertility (treatment coverage)
  • Child Sponsership (for extracurricular activities)
  • 15 days Paid Time Off on 1st Year (for non-exempt employees)
  • Paid “UltiService” Days (3 days per year/per employee for charity work)
  • Online Health (wellness and work-life balance services)
  • Tuition/Certification Reimbursements
  • And more! 


  • Food/Ice Cream Truck Days
  • Farmer's Markets Onsite
  • Massages, Acupuncture, and Cupping Onsite
  • Meditation Programs
  • Fitness Classes Onsite
  • Free Monthly Breakfast
  • Monthly Birthday Celebrations
  • Deparmental Trips and Team Outings
  • Sponsored Sports Teams
  • Pet Services Discount Program
  • Subsidized Back-Up Child Care
  • Fitness Rewards Program
  • Onsite Car Washes
  • Local and National Discounts
  • "Mommy's Rooms" with Hospital-Grade Pumps
  • Charity Event Sponsorships
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 


Ultimate Software Reviews

  • Featured Review

    "My "Ultimate" destination"

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Developer in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Developer in Toronto, ON
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ultimate Software full-time (Less than a year)


    Culture - treats everyone as a family -- & everyone in the family has a say in what we do.
    Trust - everyone in the family is a trusted member and this trust holds the family together
    Freedom - no one monitors/manages you, managers here are well-wishers invested in employees.
    Exposure - one can work in the cutting-edge technologies


    Cons -- Haven't found anything yet...

    Advice to Management

    You are so much invested in your employees like family and be assured, the family will take care of you and the company !!

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Ultimate Software Photos

Ultimate Software photo of: Feeding America Volunteering
Ultimate Software photo of: Peeps enjoying their unlimited PTO!
Ultimate Software photo of: An UltiPeep abroad with family!
Ultimate Software photo of: The atrium of our headquarters in Weston, FL - a basketball court!
Ultimate Software photo of: UltiPeeps having a great lunch break
Ultimate Software photo of: Take a break by getting some coffee or tea in one of our many themed breakout areas!
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Ultimate Software Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview




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    Systems Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Ultimate Software in September 2019.


    The interview process was quick and easy! I applied for the role and a recruiter reach out to me for a phone interview in less than a week and the phone interview was AMAZING. Made me feel comfortable right from the beginning answering all my questions. From there I moved through the process of have a video interview with the direct Manager and then two phone interviews with a colleague and a peer. The peer interview was awesome and new for me! I am so impressed of the whole process and how the lines of communication stayed opened.

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Ultimate Software Awards & Accolades

  • #1 on Best Workplaces in Technology, Fortune, 2018
  • #3 on Best Company to Work For list, Fortune, 2018
  • #5 Best Workplaces for Diversity, Fortune, 2018
  • #2 Best Workplaces in Canada list, Great Place to Work, 2018
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2013
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