Robotics Process Automation Solution Architect, SM, Manchester

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    ConsulTech

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Victoria Sloan

  • Contact email:

    victoria.sloan@cloudstreamglobal.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-91956

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-20

  • Startdate:

    2019-02-28

  • Consultant:

    Victoria Sloan

Job description

A career within Data and Analytics Technology services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations uncover enterprise insights and drive business results using smarter data analytics. We focus on a collection of organisational technology capabilities, including business intelligence, data management, and data assurance that help our clients drive innovation, growth, and change within their organisations in order to keep up with the changing nature of customers and technology. We make impactful decisions by mixing mind and machine to leverage data, understand and navigate risk, and help our clients gain a competitive edge.

Responsibilities

As a Senior Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to

  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Directors and above
  • Be involved in the financial management of clients
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
  • Develop project strategies to solve complex technical challenges for our clients
  • Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
  • Shape and deliver projects to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and our own quality criteria
  • Train, coach, and supervise team members

As a RPA Solution Architect, you will be expected to play a leading role in end-to-end opportunities in automation projects. You will build on your existing industry and technical knowledge to support the organisation in guiding their business through the challenges of implementing key business transformation initiatives, which drive change and process automation within the organisation. You will be involved at every stage of the process throughout design, build and operate.

A key component of the role is interaction with process stakeholders (often at a senior level). You will lead on fully understanding the business context and the nature of the requirements, before determining the right approach and solution, ensuring that there is a clear link between your work and value creation for the business.

Key responsibilities will include the following

  • Process assessment and automation
  • Robotics development including solution architecture
  • Planning, managing and executing the delivery of engagements
  • ‘Hands on’ delivery of solutions through the entire life cycle including day to day management of ongoing engagements
  • Reviewing and quality assurance of work products
  • Maintaining and monitoring processes post-launch for optimal response time in the event of production problems, as well as taking all necessary action
  • Ensuring compliance with the planned rollout schedule; predicting the potential risk and impact of delays due to specific technical constraints
  • Ensuring that deliverables are of the highest quality
  • Ensuring that automated processes can be audited and traced

Attributes

  • A pragmatic problem solver that embraces the challenge of defining innovative solutions
  • A drive to continuously build and master key technical, functional and professional skills
  • Track record of multiple end to end project RPA project cycles
  • Ability to lead a team
  • Self-starter and motivated
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadlines
  • Ability to travel on a regular basis 

Skills and experience

  • Experience in robotics delivery, development and solution architecture; including Robotics (e.g. UIPath, BluePrism, Automation Anywhere), business process management, workflow, self-service data analytics solution, OCR, machine learning (e.g. Python, Azure ML)
  • Experience in agile software development (e.g. Kanban, Scrum)
  • Core skills in IT enabled transformation delivery
  • Ability to work with process owners to translate requirements into technical design
  • Degree level qualification or equivalent by qualification or experience (preferably in IT or software development)
  • Relevant technical accreditations and/or professional project management qualifications