Process Automation Senior Analyst

Discover Opal…


As part of the Nippon Paper Group, Opal is one of Australasia’s leading packaging and paper companies and we employ more than 4000 team members across our operations.


We manufacture goods that you see, touch and use every day and our customer base includes some of the biggest names in FMCG, Retail and Fresh Produce.  


We stand for innovation, smart solutions and sustainability and this is an exciting time to join us as we build our own unique culture fuelled by confidence, energy and passion.   


Discover the Opportunity....


We have an exciting new opportunity available to join our RPA team at our head office in Burnley. VIC.


In this role you will work with the broader Opal business organisation to provide expert guidance on Automation - striking the right balance of respect for existing structure with the need to innovate and change.


You are accountable for sourcing opportunities, scoping, delivering and maintaining Process Automation solutions to improve efficiency, quality and service, which will enable the organisation to remain relevant in an increasingly competitive, tech-focused and ever-changing commercial landscape. 


As a member of the Automation Centre of Excellence (CoE) you are responsible for role modelling our ways of working, implementing complementary processes, and providing leadership to the group.


This will be a hybrid role of Process Automation Senior Analyst and Developer. This role will primarily service the Opal ANZ business region. Strong collaboration with the IT, Transformation Change Network, Workstream Leads and various Business Group Stakeholders in artefact development and project goal delivery is essential and critical to the success of this role


You will contribute to the success of Opal by:


  • Engage with stakeholders across the business to assess their business processes and how the processes and technology may be optimised and automated to improve their business.
  • Engage SMEs to understand “As Is” Process and produce recommendations on best ways to automate across the spectrum of simple, medium and complex processes.
  • Produce “Process Design Documents” (PDDs) and “Solution Design Documents” (SDDs) which will enable best practice quality and coding standards.
  • Develop new Process Automation solutions using Blue Prism Software as per agreed targets and KPIs.
  • Manage coding through the full delivery lifecycle of requirements gathering design, build, test, and implementation into Production.
  • Support Testing activities such as Test Scenario creation, Test Data generation, support the business through UAT.


Discover Yourself….


We are able to offer a varied career journey with experiential learning gained from cross-functional and lateral moves.    We embrace diversity in all its forms, and we look for curious individuals who thrive in an environment of change.


Specifically for this role, we expect you will have;


  • Broad knowledge and hands on experience in Process Analysis, Re-engineering and Process Automation Technologies (minimum 5 years), and a practical experience of Agile Project Delivery methods. 
  • 3+ years hands on experience in Blue Prism software is a must.
  • Strong understanding of Testing and associated activities such as test planning, UAT, End to End will be highly regarded.


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For more information please contact Annik Pearson on +61 3 9730 5451 or jump right in by sending us your CV.

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