Developer - Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Herndon, VA, US

Job purpose


This role will work cross-functionally with business operations to create and optimize workflow processes. This role will help lead initiatives related to designing, managing, and fixing workflow automation projects. These tasks and business process optimization projects the RPA Developer role focuses on will drive business value and improve user productivity.


Duties and responsibilities


  • Design, develop and test automation workflows
  • Create process and end-user documentation
  • Document and update solution designs throughout the automation life cycle
  • Work with stakeholders to capture business requirements and translate them into technical approaches and designs that can be implemented
  • Collaborate with development team members to ensure proper implementation and integration of the solutions
  • Deploy RPA components including bots, development tools, code repositories and logging tools
  • Resolve or escalate issues with automation via a ticketing system (Ivanti ITSM)
  • Work effectively in a virtual team environment and prove high ethical standards




  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or another related field of study
  • 2+ years’ experience in programming languages such as PowerShell or JavaScript preferred
  • Basic HTML knowledge
  • Experience consuming REST APIs
  • Experience working with RPA tools such as Automation Anywhere
  • Quick learner, self-motivated, and detail oriented
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills to aid in complex troubleshooting methods
  • Proficient skill with Personal Computer Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills


Working conditions


  • Minimal travel requirements as needed for business purposes
  • Work assignments may be completed remotely and/or available company offices/branches within respective markets


Physical requirements


  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer and/or keyboard
  • Heavy methods of verbal and auditory communication via phone, virtual calls, and/or email

“Our goal at Beacon is to cultivate an environment where all ideas are welcomed, and all our people feel empowered.”

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC