Software Engineering Director, Robotic Process Automation

Truist
Published
February 4, 2021
Location
Charlotte, NC
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Description

Lead a team or teams responsible for Intelligent Automation delivery that meet business needs and satisfy risk and operational requirements of the Tech organization. Identify and resolve complex technical, operational, risk management, and organizational challenges for an LOB or several Sub LOBs. Leverage emerging technologies and automation to improve business efficiencies, enhance speed-to-market of solution delivery, and support business and enterprise transformation and optimization.

Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job.  Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below.  Specific activities may change from time to time.

  • Direct the engineering, design and deployment of significant delivery projects in accordance with specified technical requirements, schedules and budgets, including RPA, IA, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence Agile methodologies.
  • Oversee the innovation, planning, design, engineering, testing, deployment and support of automation projects in conjunction with a variety of resources, which may include Sprint and Kanban Agile approaches.
  • Develop departmental plans, including business, financial, production and/or organizational priorities based on IT and focuses on long-term operations planning and performance, and broader business objectives and priorities.
  • Apply an in-depth understanding of systems engineering, process automation and administration and a basic understanding of other IT disciplines in guiding and coaching team members.
  • Adapt plans to meet service and/or operational challenges. Identifies and resolves technical, operational, risk management, and organizational challenges.
  • Maintain appropriate Risk Profile through owning the first line of Risk defense, proactively identifying risks, and implementing the necessary mitigations where warranted.  Partner effectively with 2nd line of defense, Auditor, and regulators to ensure Risk is identified and mitigated appropriately.
  • Play lead role or technical consultant role in large or complex projects or initiatives.
  • Has full management responsibilities for teammates: hiring, disciplinary, coaching, terminating, performance reviews.
  • In an Agile environment: Act as an Agile champion. Primarily responsible for delivering high quality working software and automating manual/reusable tasks. Leverage engineering practices to deliver business value. Responsible for oversight of software engineering and unit testing, and supporting integration and functional testing. Oversee warranty support and knowledge transfer to production support. Ensure developed code is in accordance with the acceptance criteria established by the Product Owner.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Equivalent combination of advanced education and experience, which could include any combination of 8 years of experience in IT software engineering, 5 years’ relevant business experience (i.e. making technical-related decisions on the business side), 5 years’ experience in project management, and at least 2 years of management experience
  • Broad and in-depth knowledge of technology trends, competitive environment, regulatory requirements and trends, and IT strategies employed to continually meet the demands of clients and regulators
  • Ability to translate enterprise level strategic planning information into software and data management needs, create business plans, and turn them into effective business solutions
  • Executive level communications skills, including, strong negotiation/facilitation/presentation skills and experience negotiating with vendors for relevant products and services
  • Ability to lead projects of significant complexity and risk exposure, particularly with enterprise-wide implications
  • Ability to exercise judgment in solving technical, operational, and organizational challenges in the context of complex business objectives and priorities
  • Ability to lead and manage the performance of multiple teams against a set of financial and operational objectives

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science and twelve years of experience in software development, including five years of management experience
  • Understanding of multiple approaches to software engineering
  • 5+ years of experience leading delivery teams
  • 3+ plus years of technology application software delivery experience in Automation, Robotic Process Automation, Cognitive automation or Intelligent Automation.
  • UiPath experience preferred
  • Experience leading teams in an Agile organization, particularly those practicing DevOps, and/or are in transition from traditional waterfall approach to Agile approach, SAFe certification is a plus
  • Banking or financial services experience
  • Understanding of technology platform infrastructure, architecture
  • 5+ years of IT and Organizational change management experience
  • Developer and Solution Architecture experience is a plus
  • Experience in Process Improvement.
  • GreenBelt and BlackBelt experience is a plus

Truist supports a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or other classification protected by law. Drug Free Workplace.

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Thank you for your interest in Truist! BB&T and SunTrust have come together in a transformational merger of equals to create Truist, the premier financial organization in the country. You may notice references to our legacy company names, BB&T and SunTrust, in places throughout this site. All such references should be understood to refer to Truist moving forward while we continue to transition to the Truist name.

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