Automation Engineer I (RPA)

BDO Seidman LLP   •  

Grand Rapids, MI

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 66 days ago

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Job Summary

BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which we conduct ourselves day in and day out, both internally and externally.

The Automation Engineer will work with subject matter experts to build automated processes using RPA (Robotic Process Automation) tools and software development skills. The Automation Engineer I will also be expected to explore and find processes that are suitable/optimal candidates for automation, and design/select the best method to automate those processes.


- High School Diploma or GED required
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other relevant field preferred

- One (1) or more years of experience in a software development or software automation position required
- Experience with process analysis, design, and implementation preferred

- Robotic Process Automation (RPA) certifications preferred
- Certifications in Microsoft MTA / MCSD preferred

- Prior experience with C# strongly preferred
- Prior experience with RPA technologies (UiPath, Blue Prism) preferred
- Prior experience with Microsoft SQL preferred
- Prior experience with Microsoft Visual Studio preferred
- Prior experience with Microsoft SQL Server preferred

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Excellent interpersonal and customer relationship skills
- Capacity to work in a deadline-driven environment while handling multiple complex projects/tasks simultaneously with a focus on details
- Capable of successfully multi-task while working independently or within a group environment
- Ability to rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
- Capable of working well under pressure while dealing with unexpected problems in a professional manner
- Capacity to communicate and interact with all levels of employees and management
- Ability to interact and build relationships and consensus among people
- Advanced knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures within the software development industry
- Strong information technology architectural and design skills