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Automation and Optimisation Leader

Work type: Full Time Permanent
Location: Victoria
Categories: Technology

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Reliable power is at all times critical to the health and wellbeing of people. In uncertain times, it becomes even more vital. People are depending on us to keep the lights on and serve our customers. We’re proud to have taken steps to ensure the safety of our employees, and the community, by enabling most of our staff to work from home.
EnergyAustralia will continue to recruit but video interviews will replace the normal face-to-face interactions. We’ll also work closely with our new starters, to ensure that they’re safely onboarded as part of the EnergyAustralia team.
About us
The energy industry is undergoing a radical transformation. As one of Australia’s largest generators of electricity, we are stepping up to ‘light the way’ towards a cleaner energy future.
The team
Reporting through to the CTO, the Technology Office is accountable for technical strategy, architecture, design, build & test functions. The core services that the team deliver include Enterprise, Information, Technical and Solution Architecture, Technical / Design Leads, Digital Software Engineering, Cloud Platform Engineering, Integration Centre of Excellence, Information & Analytics Centre of Excellence and Enterprise Testing Services.
About the role
The purpose of the Automation & Optimisation Centre of Excellence (COE) Leader role is to create & mature the Centre of Excellence for technologies & practices surrounding the optimisation of business processes and insights.
The landscape includes:
•             Robotic Process Automation
•             Machine Learning & associated Data Science capability
•             Cognitive Artificial Intelligence
•             Business Process Management
•             Digital Process Optimisation
What we’re looking for:
To be successful in securing this role, we are looking for someone who can help us take this new function to the next level of maturity.
As a result, we are looking for someone who has hands-on experience with one (or all) of the following technologies: UIPath, Blue Prism or Automation Anywhere.
In addition, we are looking for:
Demonstrated team leadership / people management experience
Experience with automation processes and related software application
Passion for improving business process and efficiency
Proven experience navigating through and influencing around a large, complex corporate organisation
A background in software engineering
Knowledge of machine learning modelling and training techniques for process mining (advantageous)
Why Us?
At EnergyAustralia, we are committed to providing an inclusive culture so our employees can bring their whole selves to work and have a sense of belonging.
Some of our benefits include:
The option to purchase additional annual leave – up to 5 additional weeks per year
A generous paid parental leave policy
Flexible working options
Discounted Gas & Electricity through our Employee Energy Plan.
‘Dress for your day’ dress code policy
The opportunity to make a difference through volunteering and workplace giving 
How to Apply
If you share our passion for making customers a priority, doing the right thing, leading change and want to be part of an organisation focused on making a positive impact, click the "Apply’ button to submit your application.
For any queries not addressed in this advertisement, please contact Rebecca Max in the Careers team via
Please do however, ensure that your application is submitted via the jobs portal and not sent to the email address listed on this advertisement as there is an application form to be completed as part of the recruitment process.
Applications will close on the 12th of June at 5.00pm
We’re committed to providing an inclusive culture so our employees can bring their whole selves to work and have a sense of belonging. From our PRISM network that creates a positive culture for LGBTI employees to our Reconciliation Action Plan that has commitments to strengthen relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and organisations, it’s a workplace where everyone’s welcome.

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Advertised: 27 May 2020 02 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 12 Jun 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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Automation and Optimisation Leader Energy Australia


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