Our client is seeking a Engineering Lead – Robotic Process Automation – (Remote). The position will lead and own the technical strategy, architecture, and operations of the Robotic Process Automation capability for the client. The position will also manage, develop, and grow engineering teams to achieve our Robotic Process Automation platform objectives including building a Center of Excellence. Finally, the position will also own the development of a set of self-service tools that make RPA development faster for the clients shareholder teams.

Position Description

  • Own the technical direction of the RPA platform: what vendors to use for the platform itself, for development, and to service the platform.
  • Manage a team of RPA experts and a team of external partners who will operate the RPA platform and develop bots on the clients behalf
  • Partner with procurement holders to set budget and forecast licensing and development needs in RPA
  • Partner with product and our internal customers in the Business Units to understand their RPA needs and provide a service that meets those needs
  • Works collaboratively with test teams during the Product test and UAT phases to fix assigned bugs with quality.
  • Reports status, issues and risks to engineering leadership on a regular basis
  • Lead and review the team’s work across all phases (plan, analyze, design, build and test)
  • Direct efforts to define technical, operational and user requirements
  • Design conceptual architecture and technical solutions and lead efforts to develop and implement client-approved solution
  • Take responsibility for project activities including work estimation, planning, stakeholder management and project quality
  • Ensure that offshore resources are leveraged appropriate

Critical Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field of study
  • 7+ years of experience in technical management
  • 5+ years of RPA specific experience – Uipath
  • Prior experience in scaling a RPA platform
  • Prior experience of running RPA infrastructure and platform
  • Proven track record of tactical execution
  • Team leadership experience
  • Software Engineering experience on cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience using Agile development methodologies ( DevOps and CI/CD techniques
  • Experience managing distributed teams in multiple time zones that leverage vendors and full time employees
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience developing in UiPath, with prior 5+ years in object-oriented programming (C#, C++, VB, Java, or Python preferred)
  • We are seeking process-minded individuals with good presentation and communication skills
  • Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory, fluency in any other languages is a plus

Location: Remote

Salary: $100,000 – 130,000

Please email your resume to info@vnasearch.com or call us on 646 661 2971

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