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ADM Automation Engineer – Erlanger, KY in Erlanger, Kentucky

Job Title:

Automation Engineer – Erlanger, KY


Information Technology

Job Description:

At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over. Learn more at .

Want to help us enrich lives the world over?

Automation Engineer – Erlanger, KY This is an exempt level position. This position will work with the Manager, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) once filled.

Position Summary:

  • The Automation Engineer implements solutions to increase the automation within our Corporate Business Units. Working within the RPA team, the Automation Engineer measures success by returning capacity to many organizations while crafting and building solutions that enforce the standard methodologies of the RPA Center of Excellence (CoE).

Job Responsibilities:

Apply expert-level skills to craft, develop, document, and support RPA utilizing Automation Anywhere software. Translate Functional requirements into Technical requirements and be responsible for the development of those Technical Requirements into code.

  • Design automation based on agreed-upon requirements, including inputs, process, outputs, exception paths, and error handling

  • Collaborate with teams and individuals within the business units to understand their needs and translate those needs to BOTs!

  • Build efficient code that can be run unattended and includes comprehensive error handling and exception paths and is fully detailed and able to turn over to a Service Delivery team.

  • Ensure developed BOTS are using resources efficiently and perform regular load balancing of server resources.

  • Continual evaluation of the Automation landscape and recommend new tools/solutions/methodologies that will improve ADM Capabilities

  • Provide regular contributions to reference architecture

  • Desire to follow and contribute to improving standards, guidelines, and leading practices for the team

  • Seek and build relationships with partners to improve delivery, to better understand the work required and to build a positive identity for the RPA Team!

  • A key contributor to the RPA CoE

  • Train users on solutions developed, being open to feedback if solutions do not meet their needs

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in the delivery of IT systems; SDLC, scripting, MS tools, basic development tools, languages, and standard methodologies.

  • Confirmed understanding of Microsoft technologies including .NET IIS and reporting solutions

  • Confirmed experience designing and deploying RPA solutions to individuals and teams

  • 3+ years developing solutions within a structured Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Strong verbal/ written communication, problem-solving, analytical and independent judgment skills

  • Ability to support an environment motivated by customer service and collaboration; ability to positively influence, mentor and be a credible source of knowledge to less experienced team members and partners

Educational Requirements:

  • 4 year Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in IT, Computer Science, Engineering or another related field of study

Technical Competencies

  • 2+ years developing in a leading RPA tool including but not limited to Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism, or UIPath

  • Confirmed experience in all aspects of Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS), Active Directory, Kerberos including configuration and troubleshooting.

Job Description (Continued):

Relocation assistance is available with this position

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.

ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.




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