Digital Transformation & Management, Automation Solution ArchitectGrant Thornton4/16/2020 9:28:50 AMJOB ID: 046660Specialty: San Diego, California Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. We’ve never been a typical professional services firm. We put people first, and that is what sets us apart.
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Digital Transformation & Management, Automation Solution Architect
Grant Thornton is expanding its Digital Transformation and Management practice with a focus on Intelligent Automation and associated technology delivery. We are currently looking for highly talented and experienced technical consultants and technical managing consultants with experience of having delivered Robotic Process Automation (RPA) solutions leveraging industry leading RPA vendor technologies such as Automation Anywhere, BluePrism and Ui Path.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Has a passion for understanding how technology can deliver value against identified business problems. · Work as part of a globally integrated and cross functional process automation / RPA delivery team. Experience of having worked in global delivery environments a plus. · Work as part of a technical team to deliver RPA consulting services to clients in both onsite and remote settings · Design robotic process automation solutions, architecture and logic · Install or support the installation of RPA vendor software and tools in client environments · Captures and develops solution design documents for process automation delivery. · Develops and configures automation processes per a Solution design document (SDD) to meet the defined requirements · Lead project teams in the delivery of automation solutions (Manager) · Leading a combination of onshore and offshore technical teams. · Lead in structuring development effort estimates for Bot design / development · Configure and test, or lead the configuration and testing of, automated processes prior to deployment into client environments · Works collaboratively with test teams during the Product test and UAT phases to fix assigned bugs with quality. · Identify opportunities to design & build common / reusable RPA objects, implement these objects, and document them so they can be easily used & understood by other modelers. · Lead hands-on and non-hands-on training sessions in the use of RPA tools and best practices for using RPA tools to delivery robotic solutions · Complies with and helps to enforce design and coding standards, policies and procedures. · Participate in the development of robotic operating model (ROM) development for clients · Perform engagement management responsibilities, including performance reviews, task delegation, project scheduling, project financials, quality review and client management · Manage business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership material · Meet or exceed sales targets for new and follow-on work (Manager) · Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization) · Maintain a good working relationship with clients and work effectively with client management and staff at all levels to gather information and perform services · Work closely with Grant Thornton managers and partners to promptly identify and resolve client problems or issues · Communicate (verbally and in writing) externally with clients and internally with all levels of the organization to successfully accomplish objectives portraying knowledge and confidence Other duties as assigned
· Technical Degree preferred. BA or BS in Technology, Math, Engineering with an emphasis on programming. · Developer certifications in Automation Anywhere preferred. Certifications in Ui Path and BluePrism a plus · Advanced skills in analyzing, designing, developing, implementing and maintaining application code in a variety of contexts · Advanced skills in developing client-based or web-based software solutions · Complete understanding of end-to-end software development methodologies and lifecycles and experience of having completed projects. · 6-10 years of experience with one or more of the following in both execution and leadership roles is preferred:
o Business process automation, Robotic process automation
o Professional Services Delivery.
o Experience with some or all of the following programming languages is preferred:
§ Microsoft Technologies (VB .NET, Windows, Internet Explorer, SQL Server, Web Services); Scripting languages (e.g. python, perl, etc.); Programming languages such as Java, C#, HTML, etc.
o Experience with leveraging machine learning models and how to train them an advantage.
o Experience with configuring Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technologies and integrate to RPA and other process automation technologies an advantage.
Candidates can live in any major market in the Continental United States. · Ability to travel on short notice and work additional hours as necessary. · Travel percentage: 80%
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Requisition ID: 046660
San Diego, CA San Diego, California
Equal Employment Opportunity: It is Grant Thornton’s policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.