Application Development Consultant - Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Are you looking for unlimited opportunities to develop and succeed?  With work that challenges and makes a difference and a flexible and supportive environment, we can help our customers achieve their dreams and aspirations.

Customers are more likely to purchase your services when they have a trusted relationship with you. Help us create a connection with our customers. We are looking for an Application Development Consultant for our Integration Technology Services Team that understands how to deliver business capabilities through technology in close collaboration with our business and IT partners. We are focused on providing our customers with the products and services they want, in the way they want them. If you have a passion for delivering exceptional customer experiences, we want to hear from you.

The Application Developer will be responsible for the design, development and support of business-driven solutions, working with partners to see these solutions used as part of day-to-day operations, and has a desire to improve customer experience.

Key Accountabilities:

  • You will be the technical product manager for one or more of our Integration Technology Services teams initially representing RPA and OCR

  • You will manage our inventory of technical solutions to map new business needs to a divisionally consistent, reusable platform

  • Working with the Architect and team, you will guide the design of our services to ensure that our solutions are built to a gold standard

  • We are building a practice, we need governance, process and procedures -  you will help us define these  

  • We are bringing in new technology – you get to learn it

  • As we grow you will work closely with project teams in initial phases to define solutions and provide consulting through delivery

 We need you to have a number of these:

  • You have worked in IT for at least 10 years with 3 or more years in a similar position

  • You have worked as a key advisor on the development of broadly implemented technology stack

  • You can influence through relationship building and show a willingness to build out a symbiotic technology landscape.  Bonus points if you have a working knowledge of Robotics Process Automation (RPA), Optical Character Recognition (OCR), business intelligence, business process, and/or correspondence management platforms and integrating systems via API/web services.

  • You love learning and champion change

  • You think strategically and deliver tactically

  • You are fun to be around and WOW, can we count on you

Does this sound like you?

  • Experience working within an agile development environment (scrum/kanban), and the tools and processes which support this (JIRA, confluence, source control, etc)

  • Working with open source character recognition solutions

  • You have the ability to translate complex business problems into technical solutions and complex technical solutions into business opportunities

  • Sound knowledge of databases, including maintenance, development and design

  • Strong knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Visio to create / edit technical documentation.

  • You enjoy working autonomously and taking accountability for your success

  • You know what’s going on in the industry because you regularly monitor and research new developments

Are you ready to be a part of a dynamic organization? Contact us about this challenging and exciting opportunity at Manulife!