Robotic Process Automation Leader

Synchrony Financial   •  

Alpharetta, GA

Industry: Financial Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 296 days ago

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Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside multiple departments including operations, business development and information technologies to streamline RPA efforts driving transformation in automation across environment.
  • Working with Emerging Technologies and Enterprise Architecture leadership and business teams to evaluate RPA opportunities in the marketplace ensuring alignment to RPA strategy and SYF business needs. 
  • Work closely with (often embedded in) the development teams to provide RPA architecture services, including solution idealization, business value assessment, architecturedesign and leverage ensuring overall alignment to strategy. 
  • Develop and champion RPA Center of Excellence ensuring a cohesive approach to RPA leveraging technology and resources across the environment with a goal of accelerating RPA deployment, ensuring governance and robust operating model.
  • Create guidelines and comprehensive communication approach for RPA opportunity engagement and deployment ensuring efficiency and alignment to strategy.
  • Develop and routinize best in class processes RPA support in the organization
  • Provide leadership to ensure adherence with all external and internal Compliance and Regulatory requirements; including an RPA governance framework around customer and client data.
  • Develop and maintain excellent working relationship with all internal and external key stakeholders.
  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, decision sciences/mathematics or related
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in software development preferably for Financial Services or FinTech
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in deploying RPA capabilities in an enterprise technology environment
  • Expertise in RPA capabilities.
  • Experience in agile software development.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience in Natural Language Processing / Audio & Speech Analytics 
  • Experience in Financial Services or FinTech industries
  • Experience with Neuromorphic Computing, Collaborative Systems, Computer Vision / IoT / Robotics, Game Theory 
  • Business acumen in financial services, retailbanking and credit card processing is highly desirable
  • Skills in concept visualization, communication to both technical and general audience
  • Strong executive presence and communications skills.
  • Excellent change management skills.
  • Experience influencing internal and external decision-makers.
  • Demonstrated success leading a team with proven track record of delivering results.
  • Self-starter, high level of motivation and ability to work well independently as well as motivate and energize teams.

Job ID: 1800000536