Aug 08, 2021
Job Description & Summary:
A career in Information Technology, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to support our core business functions by deploying applications that enable our people to work more efficiently and deliver the highest levels of service to our clients. You’ll focus on managing the design and implementation of technology infrastructure within PwC, developing and enhancing both client and internal facing applications within PwC, and providing technology tools that help create a competitive advantage for the Firm to drive strategic business growth.
Our Automation Engineer and Innovation team helps clearly articulate technology requirements and the business demand for automation and innovation solutions, influence senior stakeholders, and build a strong foundation to grow and scale. You’ll deliver powerful and differentiated automation and innovation solutions enabling the business strategy of the Firm and evolving to accommodate changes as needed. To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas. Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results. Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems. Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends. Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance. Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice. Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives. Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others. Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships. Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct. Description
The Automation Developer will work within the team to help modernize operations by automating manual business processes through Robotic Process Automation, Power Automate, App Scripting, AI/Machine Learning, and Virtual Agents. You will be responsible for all aspects of implementing automation solutions from requirements gathering and assisting with documentation for development and testing. As a senior associate, you'll work as part of a team of automation developers, helping solve complex business issues as part of the digital strategy and report to the department head.
Stay abreast with developments in your area of expertise to have the ability to provide a competitive edge and deliver effective solutions. Improve skills in automation products by completing certification. Effectively collaborate and assist key business stakeholders during the development and deployment lifecycle of automation. Develop and configure automation processes as per the technical design document to meet the defined requirements in alignment with business best practices. Develop new processes/tasks/objects using core workflow principles that are efficient, well-structured and maintainable. Participate in the development of new offerings and innovation in the automation space. Help to enforce design and coding standards, policies, and procedures while ensuring documentation is maintained. Identify and make suggestions for improvements when problems and/or opportunities arise. Resolve and report issues or risks to management in a timely manner. Follow risk management and compliance procedures. Build and maintain an internal and external network. Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Formal Education & Certification
Minimum of 3 years of related work experience in information technology, architecture design and analysis. UiPath Qualifications in automation is mandatory. Solid understanding of computer programming and software development will be advantageous. Knowledge & Experience
Able to exercise independent judgement and act on it. Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills. Excellent listening, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Logical and efficient, with keen attention to detail. Self-motivated, team player and results oriented. Ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks while under pressure. Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
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Degrees/Field of Study required: Degrees/Field of Study preferred: Certifications(if blank, certifications not specified)
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Up to 20% Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?
No Government Clearance Required?
Yes Job ID:238133WD
Service:Internal Firm Services
Specialism:IFS - Information Technology (IT)
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa