RPA Developer

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  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £20.50 per annum

  • Contact:

    David Taylor

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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RPA Developer

As an RPA Developer, you will be focused on building end to end automation process solutions that meet business requirements.

You will work within project planning constraints, owning development solutions and have a high level of exposure to a wide range of stakeholders at all levels of the business.


*Evaluate processes and make recommendations with regard to their potential and suitability for RPA and work effort estimation

*Defines and plans the development approach for larger projects through to smaller developments factoring in the existing RPA programme and future development opportunities into the solution design

*Create and maintain throughout the project lifecycle, the Solution Design Document (SDD) including detailed RPA solution process flows, process and technical specification

*Design and develop RPA process solutions in accordance with standard Automation Anywhere design principles and conventions and development best practice

*Apply agile practices and principles to maximise business value and continuously improve the delivery of the right customer outcomes

*Drive RPA solutions through test, change management, and production readiness cycles, providing operational and change management support for all RPA developments

*Manage the virtual workforce, maintaining deployed robotics capabilities, business volume scaling, load balancing and allocation of software robots to meet agreed SLAs with business units

*Develop and distribute appropriate Management Information to the Business in order that the business benefit and usage can be proactively tracked, monitored and refined

*Communicating with RPA software supplier on software related issues, suggested improvements and participating with other users in the RPA community

The Individual

*Experience developing and implementing RPA processes as an accredited Automation Anywhere developer or suitable wider RPA development experience

*Experience in computer programming languages (C/C++, C#, Python, VB Script, Ruby, Java, JS, .Net)

*An aptitude for problem solving, with the ability to take a logical route to the source of an error.

*The ability to work with a structured and methodical approach, combined with an enquiring mind

*Fully conversant with computing concepts and development lifecycle methodologies

*Excellent understanding of Excel, its formulas and a demonstrable record of creating macros

*Excellent understanding of workflow based logic and the ability to both understand a business process from a workflow diagram and to conceptualise it as an automated solution

*Excellent attention to detail

*Excellent motivation skills, being both self-motivated & self-directed with ability to deliver outcomes to strict deadlines and able to motivate others at all levels.

*Excellent written and verbal communication skills with demonstrable record of presenting technical details to a non-technical audience

*Highly motivated and resilient and able to adapt to change

*Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages including Word, PowerPoint, Visio and Excel