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RPA Developer

Job Location: Glasgow

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00583838


- Job description

Role:  RPA Developer

Location: Glasgow

Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK


Reference: 00583838

Job Type: 12-month Fixed Term Contract initially


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The Robotics Process Automation Senior Developer is responsible for coding the automation process components as per the low level technical design document created by the Technical Leads / Senior Developers. The Senior Developer will also validate the automation by performing appropriate unit testing, and ensure configuration control is maintained at all times. The Senior Developer mentors Junior Developers and performs QC checks on code components developed by them.


What responsibilities will you have?


       Work closely with Technical Lead for understanding the functional and technical design

       Develops and configures automation processes as per the technical design document (TDD) to meet the defined requirements. Works on the coding the more complicated automations or reusable components

       Develops new processes/tasks/objects using core workflow principles that are efficient, well structured, maintainable and easy to understand

       Complies with and helps to enforce design and coding standards, policies and procedures

       Ensures documentation is well maintained

       Ensures quality of coded components by performing thorough unit testing

       Works collaboratively with test teams during the Product test and UAT phases to fix assigned bugs with quality

       Reports status, issues and risks to tech leads on a regular basis

       Improves skills in automation products by completing automation certification.

       Mentors Junior Developers and performs code reviews for quality control.

What skills & experience are we looking for?


       Should be trained on RPA tools (Blue Prism/Automation Anywhere etc.)

       Commercial IT experience with a strong understanding of programming concepts, should be from a programming background on any coding language (preferably .Net)

       Understands development methodology and lifecycle

       Self-motivated, team player, action and results oriented

       Well organized, good communication and reporting skills



        Prior experience in UI automation, Robotics process automation is an added advantage.

        Certification in Robotics


What academic qualifications do you need?


       Bachelor university degree in Engineering/Computer Science.



What’s in it for you?


All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.


On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!


What are the next steps?


If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.


If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.


About Accenture


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.


Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2018

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.


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