Senior RPA Developer
VerticalApps is seeking an experienced Senior RPA Developer to join our growing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) practice. Our RPA practice is a group of highly motivated and creative professionals that use RPA along with other modern technologies to solve our customers’ unique business challenges and improve their daily lives. Our practitioners build bots that automate repetitive, labor-intensive tasks to relieve our customers from the mundane so they can focus on high value, meaningful work.
We’re seeking candidates with hands-on RPA experience who are ready to take their skills to the next level by delivering automation solutions to our customers and helping build our advanced automation capabilities using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI/ML).
Engage with customers to understand their work and where they see improvement opportunities.
Lead the feasibility evaluation and impact of automation.
Architect and design automation solutions focusing on scalability and extensibility.
Design, develop, test, document, and deploy high quality and resilient automations.
Demonstrate automations to customers, support training, and provide operational support.
Monitor and measure the effectiveness of automations and troubleshoot as needed.
Develop prototypes to demonstrate creative ways of applying automation tools.
Mentor and lead less experienced staff and provide technical training as needed.
Create and maintain technical documentation and best practices to support automations.
Explore new technologies and techniques such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to keep pace with industry and improve automation delivery.
Champion the use of Agile principles and practices to build a culture of trust, collaboration, continuous improvement, and predictable delivery within the team.
Ability to meet federal contract requirements including suitability or security clearance
Reside in the Washington DC metro area
Minimum 5 years of technical experience supporting project delivery or product development
Minimum 3 years developing and supporting attended and unattended bots using a major automation platform such as UiPath, Blue Prism, and/or Automation Anywhere
Microsoft Office proficiency
Github source code management
Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines
CSS selectors and Xpath
.NET / C# application development
Agile delivery in Federal government consulting environment
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Understanding of software architecture and design
Communicate effectively with customers and team members
Adjust quickly to changing priorities and execute in a fast-paced environment
Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
Demonstrate a high-level of flexibility, creativity, and innovation
Maintain a positive attitude while working under pressure
Effective working with virtual teams