CoE Automation Senior Specialist Ref. No: 7361

Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with approximately 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 79,000 colleagues. We operate in eight countries across Europe under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş. We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals who shop in our stores and via our e-commerce channels. At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make home improvement accessible for everyone.

Over 4 years ago Kingfisher opened a Finance Shared Service Centre in Krakow, to which we are looking for candidates for the position below.

Region: Kraków, małopolskie


Requirements

  • At least 1 year of experience in the RPA tools e.g. UiPath (preferred), BluePrism, Automation Anywhere, NICE
  • At least 2 years of experience in any automation technology including RPA, VBA, SAP scripting etc.
  • The ability to learn quickly and progress rapidly from theoretical exercises to real world delivery
  • Good communication skills with the ability to present technical details to a non-technical audience
  • Experience in modelling databases in MS Access/SQL/Azure Tables – nice to have
  • Good written skills with the ability to produce clear and concise documentation
  • Ability to design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve software independently
  • Very good command of English
  • The ability to work with a structured and methodical approach, combined with an enquiring mind 
  • An aptitude for problem solving


Responsibilities

  • Designing new robotic solutions and documenting it in SDD (Solution Design Document)
  • Building processes and objects in UiPath, constantly developing internal repository of reusable codes ensuring they are efficient, well structured, maintainable and easy to understand.
  • Problem solving issues that arise in day to day building of processes and providing timely responses and solutions as required to the business
  • Facilitating Unit Testing and User Acceptance Testing
  • Assessing and implementing change requests as part of a structured change management process
  • Where necessary input into the defect review and resolution process 


We offer

  • Private medical healthcare at LUXMED (including dentalcare) for you and your family
  • Medicover sports card (Fit&More package)
  • Life insurance financed by the employer
  • 30-minute lunch break included in the 8-hour working day
  • Work in a highly professional and stimulating atmosphere
  • Training & Buddy programme that will allow you to quickly adapt to your new role
  • Wellbeing programme for employees
  • Co-financing of monthly tickets for the public transport in Krakow
  • Comfortable working environment in the office and the possibility of home office
  • Language courses, accounting courses, access to LinkedIn Learning and the possibility of co-financing studies and certification
  • Employee referral programme