Job Description

Automation Development Lead - Robotic Process Automation

Location: Onsite and Remote position available

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

In today’s business environment, growth isn’t just about building value—it's fundamental to long-term business survival. So how do organizations sustain themselves? The key is a new operating model—one that's anchored around the customer and propelled by intelligence to deliver exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale. You will deliver breakthrough business outcomes for clients—by harnessing talent, data and intelligence to revolutionize their operating models.

Operations is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Technology.

The Automation Development Lead will work on designing, developing, and maintaining technologies that improve the way our clients and the world works. The role engages directly with stakeholders to conceptualize architectural approaches, develop solution architectures to confirm that the proposed architecture will meet the defined business needs. This role will support the core of the Accenture Operations business, using curiosity to solve problems through designing, developing, and maintaining software products or systems that enable client and operational strategies. This role will work in challenging and dynamic environments using versatility to create and support technology solutions that meet client requirements from analysis to implementation.

  • Key Responsibilities:

    • Lead a team supporting developing applications and component strategy in line with the business strategy for one or more programs

    • Drives the creation of relevant and meaningful solution architectures, re-usable assets and other deliverables that enables the overall business thus driving better performance

    • Support the development strategy for applications and components

    • Drives adoption of best practices around coding, design, quality, performance in the team

    • Strong client-facing facilitation skills and business insights needed to help business leaders and program managers understand how to apply complex IT / Architecture concepts to solve business problems

    • Willingness to Learn new technologies and implement as per organization needs and build the capability for the same among the team.

    • Support one or multiple development streams in line with overall program timing and milestones

    • Support overall deployment plan including the development plan and schedule

    • Implement and set security and data direction for the coding work

    • Understand business drivers that will impact performance

    • Deep technical proficiency while the ability to keeping an eye on the bigger picture

    • Provide technical expertise and guidance to production support staff

    • Support the design, build, assembly, and configuration of application or technical architecture components using business requirements

    • Build and leverage reusable code and libraries for future use

    • Adherence to documentations for traceability and audit

    • Support code and quality management reviews

    • Team with stakeholders on application and component design to secure buy in

    • Partner with the testing team to ensure applications / components are fully functional

    • Oversee and fix any defects or performance problems discovered in testing

    • Evaluate RPA tools and provide recommendations

    • Assess automation opportunity from technical perspective and perform due diligence to arrive at an optimal solution.

    • Define the technical framework & some considerations (but not limited) would be Security

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience automating processes using RPA or AI tools (Automation Anywhere or UI Path)

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience leading teams in technical architecture, design and development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge on any of the RPA / AI / ML technologies

  • ASP.Net, VB.Net, C#.Net

  • SQL Server, Oracle

  • Strong Knowledge on Microsoft/Java/Micro Services or equivalent technologies.

  • Programming languages: i.e. software language structures, object-oriented languages

  • Programming languages: i.e. VBA macro, .net (MVC, C#, etc.), SQL, Java, Scripting (Python, Perl, PHP, etc.)

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $62,640 - $143,900 and information on benefits offered is here.



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IL - Chicago,NJ - Florham Park,NY - New York,TN - Louisville,TX - Austin,TX - Houston,TX - Irving
COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

Please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

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