Technology Lead (RPA & digital transformation) in Innovation Acceleration

Västerås, Sweden

Position Description


Join ABB Power Grids and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

We are an international pioneering technology leader that is writing the future of industrial digitalization.

To strengthen our Power Grids IS Innovation Acceleration team, we are looking for a Technology Lead to drive digital transformation and Robotics Process Automation (RPA) solutions. If you are an experienced enthusiast and self-motivated technologist this position is definitely for you. Seize this unique opportunity and help to shape the future of our rapidly developing organization.

Your responsibilities

Leading innovation incubation process for solutions related to Robotics Process Automation (RPA), digital transformation and continuous improvement, in cooperation with business and technical departments. Performing as a Technology Evangelist by demonstrating technical possibilities to business units and identifying opportunities to provide business value by leveraging new technologies. Driving technical discussion between business and technical colleagues. Identifying how technology can be used to solve a given business problem. Coordinating work with other teams and vendors to address demands. Creating a business and technical concept of the solution, PoC, technical analysis and supporting estimation process. Defining how an application should behave, what modules will there be and how they will interact with each other. Deciding which framework, platform, or tech-stack can be used to create a solution. Proposing how things would scale for the future and how they should be maintained. Figuring out the risk in third-party frameworks/platforms. Keeping knowledge up-to-date regarding new and emerging IS technology and practices; bringing learning into ABB Power Grids.

Your background

Technical expertise in RPA tools Practical experience in Blue-Prism, UiPath or Automation Anywhere Passion for pushing the boundaries of new technologies Open-mindedness and proactive approach Strong interpersonal skills Proven track record of delivering results in software/technology Ability to translate business requirements into technical vision around strategic goals Ability to notice business and technical trends in IT

Your benefits:

Enjoy a stable employment in a company with a long history in innovation and technology Collaborate with experienced experts in an international environment Seize individual development and training opportunities, from job specific to soft skills Get private medical care (including offers for family members) and life insurance Receive attractive remuneration based on your experience and skills, and other financial benefits, such as annual bonus and internal share purchase program Choose from various benefits in kind, ranging from healthy lifestyle offerings, to knowledge sharing, to teambuilding activities

More about us

It is an exciting time to join ABB Power Grids. ABB and Hitachi have signed an agreement to create a joint venture (JV). By combining ABB Power Grids’ with Hitachi’s complementary strengths, we plan to form a new and stronger global leader in the power sector. ABB Power Grids and Hitachi will have more than 230 years of combined heritage and experience. Together, we will be well-positioned to shape the future of energy, with pioneering technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. The transaction is expected to be completed by the first half of 2020, subject to regulatory approvals. Join us on this exciting journey.

Recruiting Manager, Lukasz Luzar,, will answer your questions about the position. Union representatives - Sveriges Ingenjörer: Bo Westman, +46 240-78 38 04; Unionen: Karin Boholm, +46 21-32 45 85; Ledarna: Christer Fridlund +46 240-78 29 12. All other questions can be directed to Recruitment Consultant Renée Lundgren +46 727-30 00 72.

Are you ready for a new exciting challenge? Welcome to apply at and search for job ID SE72376167. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until 27.06.2020, so don’t delay – apply today!

This position is located in Västerås.

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