Software Automation Developer

       Independent: Must have the ability to succeed alone while developing automation solutions and prioritize and reorganize projects as required.

       Collaborative: Persistent and personable in gathering needed requirements and feedback from stakeholders for automated solutions, scheduling meetings, and demonstrating progress or products.

       Detail-Oriented: Exceptional process documentation, adheres to best practices in the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), and continuously improves on current and past projects.

       Organized: Able to keep any scripts, workflows, and systems organized in a way that other developers can quickly and fluidly understand.

       Leadership: Capable of running user acceptance testing, demonstrations, and go-live ceremonies for deployments.

 

Roles & Responsibilities

Process Architect (10%)

        Participate in the development of Process Maps and Process Definition Document (PDD), including “As-Is” and “To-Be” process flows

        Explore systems and tools to assess feasibility and simpler ways to automate a process.

        Review the PDD and Process Maps, making any design changes as necessary.

Developer (50%)

        Design the automation solution, detailing the systems, platforms, and tools that will be used; create Solution Design Document (SDD)

        Utilize automation platforms and tools to develop automated process in an AGILE methodology, following the PDD and SDD.

        Work closely and coordinate with other developers and automation team members, utilizing source and version control platforms to merge and pull commits.

        Create documentation of the solution to detail the requirements, dependencies, and process.

        Incorporate feedback and changes from testers and stakeholders.

Software Design Engineer in Test (15%)

        Test source code within a UAT environment, documenting inconsistencies and uncaught exceptions.

        Understand the entire system that source code is being tested on, with the ability to describe that system to other developers and key client stakeholders.

        Conduct performance testing and automate generation of data for testing

Release Engineer (10%)

        Identify the requirements to move source code from UAT to production.

        Schedule meetings with stakeholders and process owners to implement the automation solution.

        Implement the solution and provide troubleshooting solutions.

        Provide necessary documentation and instructions to process owners to run the automation solution.

Systems Administrator (5%)

        Provide Administration of automated solution when necessary.

        Add new users, remove users, and manage permissions for platforms hosting an automated solution.

Customer Support (10%)

        Receive and manage helpdesk tickets submitted for the automated solution.

        Communicate updates and changes to the automated solution or systems as required.

        Lead routine maintenance meetings.

 

Qualifications, Skills, and Abilities

Required

        Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or Computer Science, or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work-related experience

        3+ years’ experience developing automation and business intelligence solutions using ETL and RPA tools

        Advanced Proficiency Software Development LifeCycle (SDLC)

        Advanced Proficiency in the .NET Framework, Visual Basic (VB), Java, or C# languages

        Advanced Developer Proficiency in one or more of the RPA Platforms: UiPath, Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism

        Intermediate Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 (Word)

        Intermediate Proficiency in database design and management

        Intermediate Proficiency in data analytical skills

Preferred

        Knowledge of multiple RPA solutions a plus

        Experience automating Oracle and SAP a plus

        Experience with data analytics platforms such as Tableau, Domo, or Alteryx a plus

        Experience with cloud platforms and service like Salesforce, Azure, Jira, and GitHub a plus