RPA is just technical debt, change my mind

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Has anyone seen bottomline savings from RPA? Feels like it’s still being sold as a cost reduction play everywhere but I’m yet to come across cases where team size reduced from 500 to 300 due to RPA.

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Consultants! What are your RPA war stories? What kind of projects/processes have you used RPA for? — Examples please!

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Looking to transform my career to RPA, AI, or data science/analytics. Would like to do self study but not sure where to start. Any recommendations?

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Hi! Guidehouse is hiring. You will have the chance to be exposed to some of the most cutting edge work in Rpa, agile, etc. with amazing federal or commercial.Reach out if you’d like to know more.

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For those who are involved in all things Future of Work (e.g., AI, RPA, Machine Learning, AR etc.) How does your company (or you personally) address the underlying concern of clients / the general pub… more

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Automation(RPA) vs Cloud - Exit opportunities and career growth Currently an automation consultant at Deloitte, primarily doing Robotic Process Automation solution architecture and development. Got a… more

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I was just laid off. I feel lost, feeling both pumped up for the future but pained because I was a high performing, straight laced, and by the book team member. Looking for Muslim leaders who are recr… more

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Is RPA relevant outside of government/public sector at all? I was recently asked to get certified and possibly take on an RPA role but not sure if this would be a good thing. I’m always open to expand… more

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Just got laid off from current firm. I have experience with rpa and workday. Please let me know if anyone would be willing to refer me. Would love to talk more.

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Anyone feel like people overblown skills like AI and RPA? Most of the time people are just accessing prebuilt/low code drag-and-drop modules from vendors.

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Is RPA just overhyped? I can’t seem to understand the rapid success. RPA succeeds in putting a bandaid over legacy and degrading solutions. Does anyone agree?

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Is RPA slowing down at other firms?

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My RPA consultants: if I improved a daily process to 30 seconds from a previous 5 minutes, what’s the best way to write/quantify that on a resume?

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Any boutique firms in the DC area hiring at the moment? 10+ yrs exp as an engagement manager leading complex projects. AI, RPA. Lots of certs. TS cleared. Curious about Slalom and the like...

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How would you charectarize shared services these days - transaction factory or ripe ground for innovations like RPA, ML?

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Will Power Automate take over the RPA market?

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What exit options do I have if I have 4 years of functional testing, agile, and leading a small team of RPA developers? Anything worthwhile above 120k+ salary?

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What would be the pay scale for a RPA developer in big 4 with 4+ years of experience in a tier 2 city ?

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Mgr. working for a middle market consulting firm with around 300M rev, in FL, as RPA implementation Mgr. with overseeing 4 key accounts.110k + 10 k bonus (unattainable) in line with the market???

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Are there any senior RPA/intelligent automation job openings I can explore? I am AA and UIPath-certified, with more than 15 years of IT experience (including 4 years in RPA with investment banks).

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Joining an RPA team as a staff soon and will be training in UiPath or Blue Prism most likely. What hard skills should I have going in? Have little programming skills.

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Hi there, anyone willing to refer me at IBM, Huron and PWC? Have Workday as well as RPA experience. Would love to chat and see if you would be willing to refer me. Thank you!

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Are you an RPA expert with 3-5 years of experience and looking to transition into BFSI? IM for details. I am hiring.

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Is rpa growing or is it dying?

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I have been in industry for several years now. I work in the controllership but a majority of my time is spent in process improvement / transformation projects (mostly leveraging and streamlining proc… more

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I have 5 years of experience as an rpa and workday developer. I do not want to be a developer anymore. What are my options?

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SAP manager here from Accenture looking for opportunities outside. Have worked on FPSL, PaPM, SAC , BW4 and RPA. Looking for a switch

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Been supporting a RPA project and have developed an intereat in taking a next step and learning about AI/ML. Is this valuable to spend my time on and if so where is a good place to start?

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I am looking for RPA CoE lead/manager role. I have 2 years solid RPA experience setting up the practice from ground up, setup governance, support processes and managing the implementation of over 60 b… more

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Thoughts on PwC's Emerging Tech Group? Have an offer for RPA work

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Do you guys see a continuous growth in the RPA market for 2020? Do you feel companies are going to make automation a priority?

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Do we have a RPA professional here? If so can you explain what you do on daily basis to me? Please elaborate as much as possible

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Any RPA/IA opportunities for Senior RPA Dev with 4+ years experience RPA work in Life Sciences and Financial services sectors? Have Automation Anywhere masters and advanced certifications.

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What is the expected salary band for a senior RPA Developer on the east coast?

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Is RPA really anything more than UI layer automation? I.e a cheap way to build software by just replicating user interactions rather than digging lower into the stack? I do not understand why it is..

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What are the RPA pipelines looking like? Projects getting delayed? Are new projects starting?

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How do you use RPA in the public accounting space? Like how are bots actually impacting your tax or audit work?

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