Solution Architect / Technical Lead - Automation

  • Automation Engineering 

  • Lead technical strategy, solution architecture through to implementation.

  • Lead software engineering team – RPA, AI/ML, NLP and more

About the role
We are expanding our Automation practice and would like to hear from professionals to Solution Architecture  engagements across both customer delivery and product development.
At Klouder.ai, we are focused on understanding the customer challenges, their business processes and only then building end to end digital business automation solutions underpinned by our portfolio of best of breed automation technology partners.
The successful applicant will be responsible for the following key elements:

  • Product offering and capability development.

  • Technology strategy through to solution architecture

  •  Leadership of technical team

  • Practice Development

Responsibilities:
The role will focus on the following areas:

  •  Leading and overseeing the architecture, design and build for Intelligent Automation solutions leveraging RPA, Document capture, AI, ML, NLP, chat, workflow and other.

  • Leading the technology strategy including product evaluation and selection

  • Champion and govern the adherence to best practice architecture patterns, frameworks, principles, standards and policies

  • Pre and post sales engagement activities - including support presales function, automation feasibility assessments, architecture reviews, solution architecture, proposal development and customer Discovery workshops

  • Advisory and collaborations with the customers Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure and Security and other stakeholders to ensure alignment of the solution with business expectations

  • Oversee the integration of Intelligent Automation into existing business processes and business applications

  • Hands on leadership and mentoring of the technology team in the design and development of multi-component intelligent automation solutions

  • Lead the on-going innovation program underpinned by RPA, AI/ML, OCR/intelligent capture, chat bot, NLP and other related technologies.

  • Practice development – including contribution to methods, frameworks, mentor and develop technical staff

  • Serve as a thought leader for the Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning / Cognitive Automation technical domain.

  • platforms) Develop and maintain a high degree of skill and knowledge of the relevant tools used by the company now or in future (e.g. UiPath, Automation Anywhere, IBM, Microsoft and/or other similar

About you

  • To be successful in the role, you will ideally have the following skills and experience:

  • Proven technical, functional delivery expertise and thought leadership in the architecture, design, development, testing and deployment of RPA, AI automation with a focus on performance tuning and optimisation

  • Proven customer facing / presale consulting skills

  • Sound knowledge and experience with tools such as UiPath, Microsoft Power Automate, intelligent OCR/capture platforms, and their architectures

  • Experience with leading capture platforms (e.g. ABBYY, Kofax, UiPath Document Understanding) highly desirable.

  • Design and implementation on-premises or cloud hosted technologies

  • Experience on waterfall, test driven and Agile development methodologies

  •  Expertise in a variety of programming languages and technologies including Python, , SQL, Java Script, VB Script, CD/CI & DevOps, tooling and testing workflows, etc.  (Azure, Google Cloud Platform)

  • Comfortable in developing, leading and governing cloud adoption and architecture 

Personal competencies required are:
Strong consultative and interpersonal skills
A team player

  •  Hands on – willing to work outside the assigned designation if required

  • Problem solver, fast learner, decision maker, solution focused, customer oriented, flexible worker, resilient and creative thinker

  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to mentor and build up others.

  • Ability and willingness to challenge constructively and effectively.

  • Versatile, enthusiastic, self-motivated and innovative.

Qualifications

  •  Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent

  •  8-10+ years of related industry experience.

  • 3+ years Intelligent Automation experience

This is a great opportunity for an experienced technology consulting professional seeking to apply your technical leadership skills to expand our practice.