Automation Capability Manager
Competitive Salary + Realistic Progression Opportunities + Technical Training & Development + Award Winning Employee Share Plan + Company Pension + Flexible Working Hours + 25 Days Holiday + Fantastic Working Culture + Cutting Edge Technology Centre of Excellence Offices in Central Edinburgh
Computershare have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Automation Capability Manager to join our global technology team based in Central Edinburgh.
You will be working on the "Improve Employee Experience" Programme, and will manage a talented team, made up of Automation Engineers, Principle Analysts and Testers.
You will be involved in building and developing the team, ensuring they have clear goals and objectives and discuss workloads and priorities. As our Automation Capability Manager, you will work closely with 2 key teams: Software Development and Service Operations to promote a harmonious working environment, capable of delivering against the programme objectives within an Agile culture.
Responsibility for ensuring the Automation Engineers are resourced and trained to deliver against the objectives of the Improve Employee Experience Programme.
Initially by defining clear goals you will ensure the IEE Automation Team is working efficiently and oversee any challenges within their day to day work environment.
Assess staffing needs against programme objectives and budget to determine resource requirements
Actively promote continuous development within the culture of the team, determining any training requirements and work towards their career development
Skills & Experience:
This role would be a great fit for someone with technical experience as a Product Owner/Manager, Scrum Master or Project Manager within an Agile environment.
Proven experience of people management within a fast-paced IT delivery environment, with the ability to bring the team on the journey with them
Great communication skills with the ability to build effective working relationships
Analytical approach to problem solving with the ability to propose solutions
At Computershare we take a flexible approach to the working day and environment. We are
Experience of Automation (robot and/or testing), ServiceNow admin, Vendor/Release Management are all highly advantageous
We are looking for an individual with a positive, pragmatic and collaborative approach. You will be working with a great team and continuing to build on the skillset that we currently have.
Keeping our employees safe
We're currently performing all interviews, assessments and background checks online to ensure the safety of everyone involved.
Most of our employees are working remotely. For people who need to be in the office we're following government guidelines on safe working. This includes regular cleaning, maintaining safe distances and limiting the number of people in the office at any one time.
Should you be successful in securing a role and it can be performed from home, we will arrange for equipment to be sent to you and your onboarding and training will be provided remotely.
The welfare of our employees is of paramount importance to us, and we will continue to do everything we can to keep our people safe during this difficult time.
Specific Key Benefits of the Role
Computershare offers all employees 25 days holiday, an excellent pension scheme, shareholder incentive plan (buy one get one free on all shares purchased) and a flexible employee benefits scheme (including the option to buy additional annual leave).
A Truly Diverse Place to Work
Computershare celebrates the diversity of our people and we welcome applications from everyone.
At Computershare, we believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our customers' needs to allow us to drive better outcomes.
As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider flexible working arrangements.
All successful candidates will be required to undergo the Computershare Pre-Employment Screening Process before commencing employment. Employment will be subject to satisfactory clearance on background checks including Identification, Passport Validation, Finance, Qualification, Employment / Personal referencing and Criminal Record Basic Disclosure checks.
Computershare Technology Services (UK) Ltd is registered in England & Wales, Company No. 03199675. Registered Office: The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS13 8AE
Computershare Investor Services plc is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Computershare Investor Services plc is registered in England and Wales No 3498808 and the registered office address is: The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol, BS13 8AE.
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