The A&SD Automation Technology Manager will collaborate with the A&SD Digital Finance, GFS & Procurement Senior Manager, and other BT Leads to help develop, implement and support various RPA and intelligent automation solutions.
The Manager will provide Business Technology expertise in the areas of designing, developing and supporting robotic process automation, intelligent automation solutions, and platforms with a focus on:
Analyzing business requirements, defining and architecting reliable and robust automation solutions
Providing technical expertise to troubleshoot, resolve and provide RCA on issues affecting robotic automations
Providing technical expertise in the areas of supporting, scaling and optimizing various automation platforms and tools
Lifecycle management for various automation platforms and tools
The Manager will be a key Solution Delivery representative for this area, partnering with other BT colleagues and Solution Delivery team colleagues to ensure clients meet their strategic goals.
He or she will also be part of the Architecture & Solution Delivery practice potentially being involved in other Finance & PGS projects that are not directly related to Automation Technologies, RPA or intelligent automation.
The Manager will be accountable for, within the scope defined:
a) Partnering with the appropriate BT client partners organizations and other BT leads to understand business objectives, analyze requests and provide technology and process solutions in support of these goals:
b) Managing and delivering RPA and intelligent automation for Finance and PGS related projects, systems and solutions, and providing technical support for these solutions over their lifecycle
c) Provide estimates and manage budgets and resourcing as required for key projects, manage project execution and deliverables in accordance with predefined timelines and budget
d) Assist in Defining the solution architecture for key RPA and intelligent automation solutions, helping to define and implement development and architecture standards/pattern for RPA and intelligent automation solutions
The Manager conducts all activities and makes decisions that are in accordance with Company policies & SOPs, Pfizer Values, FDA & global regulatory guidelines (including cGMP/cGLP/cGCP), environmental guidelines, as appropriate, etc.
BT and Business Client Management:
Providing a point of contact and for Solution Delivery & Architecture in assigned areas of responsibility
Assisting in designing and Shaping thinking on how technology solutions can support the goals of the business
Gather and analyze technical requests to determine how best to create successful resolution
Analyze business requests to determine feasibility and solution sustainability
Ensuring that customer expectations have been met through the efficient delivery of automations
Work with teams located in different regions and time zones
Technical Project Management:
Assisting in defining project approach to gain client, client engagement manager, and project team member's buy-in
Create, review, evaluate project plans, project scope and objectives
Report and track progress relative to time, budget, scope and business objectives
Communicate project status, milestones and issues to the project sponsors
Apply effective project management control techniques
Identify and initiate process improvements (continuous improvement)
Solution Architecture & Delivery:
Analyze business requirements to determine the feasibility of automating these processes. Help define frameworks and standards for carrying out this type of analysis quickly and efficiently
Map business requirements to different tools, automation techniques, capabilities and services for different automation needs
Define detailed standards and work instructions around how to develop robust and resilient automations
Contracted ad-hoc SMEs and Technical consultants
Resources from Strategic Partners
5 - 8 years of progressively increasing responsibility in information technology
Demonstrated experience of various IT practices, including but not limited to, software engineering specifically robotic process automation and intelligent automation design and development, project management, large scale project implementations
Demonstrated ability to work across organizational regional and global boundaries, ability to multitask and manage multiple projects in a cross-divisional and cross-functional environment
Ability to work independently, effectively coordinating multiple priorities in a dynamic team-oriented and collaborative environment
Adept at understanding customer challenges, navigating from problem to resolution and communicating process and resolution effectively both verbally and in writing
First-hand knowledge of Blueprism and other RPA platforms like UIPath, Automation Anywhere
Extensive knowledge and experience deploying automations on these RPA platforms
Extensive knowledge of various automation, and integration technologies (RPA, Web API, orchestration tools workflow)
Knowledge of multi-tier systems across technologies (.NET, Java)
Experience working with and implementing AI solutions on Cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, Google, IBM
Knowledge of relational databases (SQL Server and Oracle) and experience writing and developing SQL queries and procedures
Business requirement analysis and System Design & Solution Architecture an advantage
Project management and System Integration
Dashboarding and Analytical Solutions Tableau, Tibco Spotfire etc.
Vendor & Solution Assessments
Excellent IT problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Excellent written, oral and presentation skills
Timely decision making
Fluency in English (written and spoken) is a must
EEO & Employment Eligibility
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