BDO USA, LLP Senior Automation Engineer in Grand Rapids, Michigan
BDO s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which we conduct ourselves day in and day out, both internally and externally.The Senior Automation Engineer is responsible for leading the automation and innovation initiatives. The Senior Automation Engineer will lead automation projects, designing automation solutions. The Senior Automation Engineer will also be responsible for maintaining the automation toolkit, helping drive the direction of the technologies and methodologies used for automation and innovation projects. This role is charged with defining policies, creating standards, and evaluating advanced topics to ensure the Innovation Development team is remaining on pace with current innovation and automation development changes within the industry.Education- High School Diploma or GED, required- Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science, preferredExperience- Six (6) or more years of experience in a software development or software automation position, required- Experience with process analysis, design, and implementation, preferredLicense(s)/Certification(s)- Robotic Process Automation (RPA) certifications, preferred- Certifications in Microsoft MTA / MCSD, preferredSoftware- Prior experience with C#, strongly preferred- Prior experience with RPA technologies (UiPath, Blue Prism), preferred- Prior experience with Microsoft SQL, preferred- Prior experience with Microsoft Visual Studio, preferred- Prior experience with Microsoft SQL Server, preferredOther Knowledge, Skills Abilities- Strong verbal and written communication skills- Excellent interpersonal and customer relationship skills- Capacity to work in a deadline-driven environment while handling multiple complex projects/tasks simultaneously with a focus on details- Capable of successfully multi-task while working independently or within a group environment- Ability to rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals- Capable of working well under pressure while dealing with unexpected problems in a professional manner- Capacity to communicate and interact with all levels of employees and management- Ability to interact and build relationships and consensus among people- Advanced knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures within the software development industry- Strong information technology architectural and design skills*LI-KB1All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.Employer's Job# 18423BRPlease visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.