Digitalization Manager / Technical Architect

2 months agoChennai, India

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Job Summary

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, we're looking to add a/an Digitalization Manager located in Chennai/Pune.

Reporting to the Director - Digitalization and Business Excellence , the Intelligent Automation - Technical Lead's role will be responsible for a team of automation engineers focusing on enterprise-wide business process innovation and digital transformation. The position requires someone who possesses rich development experience using UiPath for RPA development, who can lead and motivate a team, be an advocate for automation, has a collaborative attitude, who will enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment , has a good understanding of Agile SDLC practices, and has a passion for technical innovation that will meet our business needs.

What a typical day looks like:

  • Design and build Intelligent Automation solutions spanning various functional domains using RPA, OCR and AI/ML based Cognitive technologies
  • Ensure development teams clearly understand the design to develop the solution for cloud/on-prem attended, unattended, and hybrid bots
  • Develop configuration process of Bots through version control
  • Work closely with Process Leads and Business Analysts in understanding the functional requirements and provide solution design & architecture
  • Establish architecture patterns, design and coding standards, and ensure the solutions are built in accordance with standards
  • Manage a team of developers who design, develop, test, deploy and support automations , lead code reviews, train and coach team members on RPA and intelligent automation technologies.
  • Undertake new tools & technology evaluations, lead PoCs, help accelerate adoption of new automation tools within the enterprise
  • Responsible to build and maintain a catalog of reusable technical components library
  • Lead technical design documentation (TDD) to meet defined requirements
  • Support automation opportunity identification and assessment working with the Business Analyst and Project Lead.
  • Conduct application demo, technical feasibility analysis and assessment study
  • Develop environment strategy (Dev/Test/Production etc) and automation test strategy
  • Serve as an escalation point for all technical and architectural issues, understanding of infrastructure issues and lead problem identification/error resolution process with different technical domains
  • Work directly with developers, Business Analysts and delivery leads to ensure Delivery and Implementation of various projects and solutions
  • Helps the development / engineering team manage deadlines and scope changes
  • Works closely with delivery leaders to scope and align development efforts / story points to sprints. Ensure iterative development using Scrum methodology
  • Identifies and suggests ways to improve delivery processes across the automation team
  • Support Operations in sustaining solutions implemented and in tracking improvements.
The experience we're looking to add to our team:
  • Candidate should possess 2-3 years' experience managing a Development team
  • Proven experience as technical lead in uipath for 2-3 years
  • Overall IT development experience of 10+ years
  • Strong experience in Agile - Scrum development methodology
  • Ability to lead a team in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Results oriented with strategic thinking, creative abilities, sense of urgency and passion for innovation
  • A track record in training and mentoring individuals on development and delivery disciplines
  • Experience on .Net, C# and/or Java, Low Code Platforms, Scripting languages, RPA tools and technologies
  • The ability to methodically solve business and technical problems using innovative and well-planned approaches with well documented, supportable and extensible developments
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Self-motivated and accountable to "do what it takes" to get the job done
  • Degree in Computer Science or related discipline.
What you'll receive for the great work you provide:
  • Health Insurance
  • PTO


Job Category
Operational Excellence

Flex pays for all costs associated with the application, interview or offer process, a candidate will not be asked for any payment related to these costs.

Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations you may need by e-mailing: accessibility@flex.com.

Client-provided location(s): Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job ID: Flex-WD096287

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness
    • Wellness Program
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Life Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Health Insurance
    • HSA
    • FSA
  • Parental Benefits and Childcare
    • Paid Family Leave
  • Work Flexibility
    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Some Meals Provided
    • Casual Dress
  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Unlimited Vacation
    • Paid Vacation
  • Financial and Retirement
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Performance Bonus
    • Company Equity
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • 401(K)
  • Professional Development
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Mentor Program
    • Promote From Within
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Diversity and Inclusion
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program