KONE Technology & Innovation (KTI) is a global organization of technology, design and IT experts who research and create new technologies and solutions for innovative People Flow®
At KONE, the demand for data, analytics and automation related capabilities is constantly growing. Common Capability unit in KONE IT gathers together competences within analytics & data and intelligent process automation.
Our role in KONE IT is central in developing KONE’s automation and data platform solutions in order to enable the next level capabilities around these emerging technologies.
Intelligent Process Automation team is driving KONE community through automation journey by defining the scope of technology to be used, finetuning development methodologies, creating automation awareness in the organization and continuously support business in searching for new automation opportunities and have them implemented.
Our aim is not only to boost productivity, but to digitize and automate end-to-end processes with both employee and customer experience in mind.
On this exciting automation journey, we want to strengthen the team capacity by inviting an enthusiastic talent for :
Solution Design Owner, Intelligent Process Automation
You are fully motivated, committed and willing to drive the automation vision forward, having senior level of professional experience on promoting, governing and implementing intelligent process automation in an organization using agile methods.
You are the main contact for business stakeholders for assessing the potential of proposed automation ideas, responsible for process automation portfolio, design & delivery in your area of domain responsibility.
You will work closely with process owners, architects, other solution design owners to capture and manage business & functional requirements, create development proposals and contribute to its implementation by coaching and mentoring project teams in a fast-paced, growing organization.
You work together with the Intelligent Automation platform team in setting the standards for automation delivery and you are responsible for ensuring that automation specifications meet the standards.
Actual development work is done by our implementation partners according to your requirements and with your coordination.
Here is what your future colleague thinks about working with Intelligent Process Automation :
Working as Solution Design Owner gives me opportunity to work with the latest innovations within the IT technologies. Due the nature of the IPA technologies we are working globally very closely with the KONE core business processes and people on all levels of the organizations.
Not a single day is the same as previous one. This is same time very demanding but inspirational and motivational working environment.
The position is based in Espoo, Finland.
Define and maintain the overall process automation portfolio in your responsibility area together with key business and IT stakeholders
Participate in requirements-gathering workshops to facilitate & influence the strategic direction of our projects and lead customers through solution design
Own the IT solution design for Intelligent Automation solutions such as Business Process Management, Robotic Process Automation, Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning
Own selected end-to-end automation solutions throughout the solution lifecycle
Develop the automation demand & development management process as part of the existing IT solution domains and participate in global automation projects by providing guidance and best practices.
Continuously lead technical teams through multi-phased delivery projects and provide hands-on delivery guidance to influence standards for development, governance, and operational life cycle
Guide, support and mentor business analysts and service team, ensure the design follows the best practices and guidance defined in design template, having high quality and best possible reusability
Support platform owner in understanding and prioritizing the automation demand backlog with internal stakeholders. Support in deliver compelling presentations, architectural blueprint documents, and participate in requirements-gathering workshops to influence the strategic direction of our projects and lead customers through solution design
To be able to succeed in this position, you need to have some of the below
Experience in powering the business process efficiency (preferably in manufacturing and supply chain management) with automation technologies, especially with Business Process Management suites (BPMs) but also using RPA and related AI / ML solutions (e.
g. Intelligent Document Processing)
Excellent automation architecture design thinking and experience in end-to-end process automation design & development with track record of clear achievements from previous positions held
Strong people leadership skills with ability to drive, motivate and mature diverse cross-functional teams, encouraging teams to engage in an environment of competing interests and limited resources
Experience in relevant business & IT development methodologies e.g. Lean Six Sigma & agile development
Experience in international working environment with stakeholders and vendors distributed globally
Excellent written and oral stakeholder communication skills in English
Result oriented mindset with excellence problem solving skills
Ability to adjust yourself to the fast pacing environment, balance the workload and stress with correct prioritization skills
We can offer strong support in your personal growth and global opportunities for future career development at KONE. We believe in inspiring, engaging and developing our people.
For additional information, please contact Pasi Wiklund, Head of Intelligent Process Automation, tel. +358 408270114 on Monday 16th November at 16 : 00-17 : 00 or Monday 23rd November at 15 : 00-17 : 00.
If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and cover letter via our Careers-site by November 29th, 2020.