Accenture RPA Solution Architect in San Jose, California

Title: RPA Solution Architect Location: USA Job Number: 00459838

RPA Solution Architect

Location Negotiable - Must be willing to travel

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People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

The RPA Solutions Architect takes ownership of technology-related aspects of RPA implementations as part of a client sales process, mobilization, internal initiative or other special program within Accenture Operations Business Process Outsourcing Organization. Following Accenture methodologies and industry best practices, this role will be accountable for recommending appropriate technology solutions and delivering architectural and technical solution designs and client proposals. These goals will be achieved leveraging our global network, working together and openly sharing ideas, knowledge and resources.


  • Develop technical solution of RPAaaS and RPA opportunities (BPO deals with significant RPA components) and feed it into Operations Solution Architecture

  • Lead TfO Solution Architect (i.e. SPOC for Operations SA and own TfO Solution) and accountable for quality of solution, documentation and adherence to approval processes

  • Works with other SAs and client personnel to understand requirements and define according solution

  • Client-facing and focused on understanding client context / requirements, and translate into solution model inputs for Sales Support team

  • Lead / support high level discovery as part of pre-sales activities (client point of view on #processes, their complexity, FTE potential, and Pilot / POC candidates)

  • Drive RFP responses, present solution in presentations, performing due diligence – as needed on client site

  • Drives or supports creation of solution approval deck and other solution documentation together with Sales Support Team

  • Handover of Solution to Delivery Lead / Team

  • Might lead / be part of delivery team during project setup phase to ensure seamless handover from Sales to Delivery

  • Must be willing to travel 75%


Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: IT infrastructure, RPA, network technologies, application authentication / authorization and virtual server / desktop environment.

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience with Solution Planning / Deal Shaping

Preferred Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience leading teams

  • Process documentation and / or process training experience

  • Strong understanding of Robotic products infrastructure and sizing, nuances associated with UI automation with various IT landscapes.

  • Experience in defining the architecture of enterprise level applications involving multiple systems, sub-systems and ERPs.

  • Experience front-ending client-facing discussions and interfacing with Client Business, IT and Architecture teams

  • Deep knowledge of industry leading automation products capabilities and technical requirements

  • Certification in industry leading Robotics Process Automation Products

  • Certification in Technical Architecture Design

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent leadership and management skills

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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