Engineering Manager - Robotic Process Automation

  • Location
    • London
  • Date Posted
  • Dec. 9, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Retail

About the Role:

Deliveroo is on a scale up journey to become the world’s most definitive food company. In order to do that, we’re building a company where everyone can belong, grow and do the best work of their lives.

Enterprise Technology in support of this is working to become the trusted partner, providing a fantastic working environment for all employees.To do that we are undergoing a transformation, building out Enterprise level capabilities in Service Management, Automation and creating a world class Employee Workplace.

We are looking for a Technical Lead who can help us on this journey with a special focus to successfully achieve valuable Robotic Process Automation across the organization.

Your enthusiasm, technical & business depth, and communication skills will influence stakeholders and advocate for RPA to drive further customer success.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Setting up and leading the RPA squad
  • Define & Implement the RPA Migration/Deployment Process.
  • Working with the programme manager and senior stakeholders to shape the rollout and implementation of RPA across the organization
  • Working with RPA Team members to facilitate the planning and execution of RPA
  • Identify and document best practices for ongoing RPA adoption
  • Working RPA business analysts to use the business requirements documentation to create RPA solution documentation
  • Deliver key business analysis artifacts, using best practices and tools, for the design, solution and execution of medium and large projects
  • Define & Implement the RPA Migration/Deployment Process.
  • Serve as final escalation point for automation execution and architectural issues
  • Support automation opportunity identification and assessment activities
  • Mentor staff-level developers on coding best practices and serve as a technical escalation point during development
  • Complete thorough testing of automation in training/production environments
  • Bring thought leadership and ensure best practices and standards of analytics solutions

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of RPA technologies and spectrum of good practices with process automation and operational excellence
  • Development and solution architecture experience in RPA Solutions such as UiPath/ Automation Anywhere/ Blue Prism
  • Experience of introducing RPA into a greenfield site
  • Knowledge of RPA design patterns and practices
  • Experience with developing and implementing automated RPA processes as a certified developer
  • Ability to both understand a business process from a workflow diagram and to conceptualize it as an automated solution.
  • Driven, self-starter without requiring close supervision, collaborative, comfortable adapting to change and learning quickly in a dynamic organisation.
  • Experience of working on major RPA projects including setting up “centre of excellence”
  • Experience/knowledge of a range of technical platforms and solutions
  • Experience of leading a team to success.
  • Excellent communication skills, including ability to write concise technical docs and present ideas

We’re also interested in…

  • Hands-on, “roll up your sleeves” mindset, with a strong personality and ability to be a driver and change agent in an organisation
  • Relevant higher education and professional certifications
  • Business success with Agile approaches, e.g Kanban, Portfolio Walls, MVP, fast feedback

Workplace & Diversity

At Deliveroo we know that people are the heart of the business and we prioritise their welfare. We offer a wide range of competitive benefits in areas including health, family, finance, community, convenience, growth, time away and relocation.

We believe a great workplace is one that represents the world we live in and how beautifully diverse it can be. That means we have no judgement when it comes to any one of the things that make you who you are - your gender, race, sexuality, religion or a secret aversion to coriander. All you need is a passion for (most) food and a desire to be part of one of the fastest growing startups in an incredibly exciting space.