Automation Lead

Engineering Pune, MH


Job Duties

  • Product Features Delivery
  • Work with RPA CoE Engineering team to ensure timely deliveries of the new automations
  • Ensure the team is unblocked on all the engineering tasks
  • Work with business leaders to identify and analyze the candidate processes for automation
  • Customer Orientation
  • Provide production support for the internal and external customers
  • Be Customer and Partner Facing, able to manage an external relationship.
  • Serve as an escalation path for production and user support cases

  • Agile Execution
  • Lead and refine development and release processes for multiple product lines
  • Track and improve agile team efficiency.
  • Plan and execute feature development.
  • Monitor client projects and solve problems to keep projects moving forward.
  • Drive practice improvements such as documenting business processes and proposing best practices for sales and use tax automation initiatives to streamline the customer onboarding experience.
  • Develop and document business requirements related to business processes, data transformation and reporting.
  • Assist clients with developing and executing testing plans and procedures.
  • Support the sales and account management teams in selling additional tax and professional services.
  • Enforce QA best practices
  • Track and report on quality goals
  • Deliver business needs around high availability and high transactional throughput
  • Be aware of the latest trends in technologies and engineering practices in the RPA world
  • Spearhead various Research and Development initiatives to identify opportunities for new projects and improved processes.
  • Actively participate in architecture and design discussions.
Qualifications
  • Must - Have:
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in software engineering and automation
  • Experience in leading a large RPA initiative from an Engineering perspective.
  • Experience in Continuous Integration
  • Experience working with Service Now, JIRA and Confluence
  • Understanding of security protocols and best practices
  • Good -To- Have:
  • Working experience on any RPA platform preferably UiPath
  • Intelligent Process Automation solutions using AI/ML
  • C# or Java, SQL, Rest, Microservices

    About Avalara

    We're building cloud-based tax compliance solutions to handle every transaction in the world.

    Imagine every transaction you make — every tank of gas, cup of coffee, or pair of sneakers, every movie ticket, meal kit, or streamed song, every sensor-to-sensor ping. Nearly every time you make a purchase, physical or digital, there's an accompanying unique and nuanced tax compliance calculation.

    The logic behind calculating taxes — the rules, rates, and boundaries — is a global, layered, three-dimensional mess of complexity, with compliance dictated by governments and applied by every business, every day.

    Avalara works with businesses of all sizes, all over the world — from corner stores to gigantic global retailers — to calculate tax accurately and automatically, at speeds measured in milliseconds.

    That's a massive technical challenge, in terms of scale, reliability, and complexity, and we do it better than anyone. That's why we're growing fast.

    Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and around the world, in Belgium, Brazil, Canada, India, and the U.K.

    Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, or any other factor protected by law.

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.