Automation Manager Job Description

Automation Manager Job Description

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Automation manager provides a large team of agents with weekly performance reports, using a wide range of systems (Salesforce, Five9, Excel, Google Suite, Mode (SQL)) to track and report data.

Automation Manager Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective automation manager job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included automation manager job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Understand the requirement for the automation and design and develop automated systems/Robotic systems, Automated production lines for manufacturing for better productivity and improvement in quality
Measure existing processes to identify areas for improvement
Develop and deliver training on new systems and methodologies to all required stakeholders
Lead and participate in sales teams, develop solutions and set up proposals for control systems for the water and wastewater, district heating and energy segment
Support to other engineers for mechatronics designs and improvements in test systems
Managing the rollout with the sales automation vendor's implementation team
Once the sales automation system is successfully launched, the Sales Automation Manager will oversee the strategy, day-to-day execution, and routine improvements of the platform
Develop training materials for new leaders and representatives
Monitor system performance and communicate issues appropriately
Ensure new programs, incentives, workflows, and other features are loaded timely according to the launch schedule and in coordination with training and communications

Automation Manager Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Automation Manager

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: PMP, ISTQB, PMI, II, PRINCE, SSA, LSA, SQL, CMS, CFSE

Education for Automation Manager

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the automation manager job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Marketing, Computer Science, Business, Electrical Engineering, Technical, Communications, Education, Computer Engineering, MBA

Skills for Automation Manager

Desired skills for automation manager include:

HTML
SQL
Excel
Processes
Systems
Access
PowerPoint
CSS
Excel and CRM
Photoshop

Desired experience for automation manager includes:

Knowledgeable of project tracking and understanding of project governance and reporting
Good Working knowledge of service virtualization (CA LISA, Parasoft Virtualize or equivalent tool) and how it can be used to aid in automated testing
Ability to identify obstacles to success of initiatives and adjust/escalate appropriately
A strong team-player with a passion for QA testing and the value of automation
Ability to learn and adapt quickly (initiative and drive)
Technical knowledge of gaming platforms (iOS, Android , PS, Xbox)

Automation Manager Examples

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Automation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for an automation manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation manager
  • Conduct Quality Assurance Testing of internal and external systems and processes
  • Responsible for scoping, designing & maintaining the technological capabilities of the tools to support the End-to-End Global Commercial Sales Organization, including documentation of existing and new systems and procedures, user training resources
  • Manage the Global Commercial data warehouse processes & technology, ensuring appropriate overall structure and integration and alignment across all functions of the spectrum
  • Budgeting, reporting and forecasting to management
  • Coordinate sales support from the engineering unit
  • Manage the development of roadmaps and participate in the standards process for security solutions
  • Support Marketing Manager in working with RSM's, SA's and MPSSM's to ensure a consistent sales strategy execution for the Business Area (BA)
  • Build relationships with key customer groups and key opinion leaders (incl
  • Understand the Technology for NPI in terms of Mechanical design and implementation in production
  • Design & Development of all mechanical/Electrical Jigs and fixtures
Qualifications for automation manager
  • Previous development experience in Visual Basic and Java including writing of automated scripts
  • 5 + years' experience in sales automation
  • Experience with Direct Selling/Multi-Level Marketing companies strongly preferred
  • Prior experience in sales or sales support roles such as sales reporting, sales budgeting or planning, sales training, or sales analytics are highly desirable, as these experiences will help the candidate understand and identify sales user needs
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, in a simple and easy to understand style
  • Training in Six Sigma, SPC and other quality improvement techniques helpful
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Automation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of automation manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation manager
  • Work with engineering companies to review and approve detailed design
  • Develop, manage and maintain detailed schedule for automation activities
  • Interface with clients, vendors, and internal teams to coordinate project schedules and plans
  • Provide status updates to internal leadership and client team
  • Manage the resources responsible for configuration and testing of the software components
  • Manage deliverables from support teams and automation hardware vendor
  • Directs and manages all staff associated with Calibration, Quality Control and Repair, Logistics, and Inventory Control
  • Develop and implement departmental initiatives
  • Develops and maintains Key Performance Indicators and reporting of any deficiencies or negative trends proposing corrective actions to Senior Management
  • Ability to take ownership of the Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) schedule, perform preventative maintenance and repairs on equipment
Qualifications for automation manager
  • Work authorization that does not require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States
  • Infrequent travel to national conferences or regional events will be required
  • Service-oriented architecture principles, patterns and infrastructure
  • Experience in technical sales and marketing
  • Experience in automation, electrical engineering and instrumentation
  • Experience of water and wastewater industry
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Automation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of automation manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation manager
  • Support product, platform and cost improvement programs by delivering qualified vision systems and acquisition software, machine controls and PLC/SCADA software
  • Take part in leading, designing, and implementing CI\CD processes of complex, multi-disciplinary products
  • Manage internal customer expectations and ensure close working partnerships with Global support teams (Enterprise Application services, Automation, infrastructure services etc)
  • Facilitate internal resources and outside vendors in developing technical solutions for automated equipment
  • Become a part of the team that accelerates and improve the release cycle of our products
  • Influence and shape our software development methodologies
  • Work closely with R&D teams
  • Responsible coaching, managing, developing, and directing employees of various disciplines to exceed annual sales and gross profit budget for Automation lines
  • Responsible for targeting conversion opportunities, developing and implementing conversion plan and tracking increase in sales
  • Responsible for ensuring that projects and new market opportunities are identified and successful sales plans developed and implemented for each
Qualifications for automation manager
  • Relevant technical education, preferably Bachelor or technical college within automation
  • If you have any financial or marketing background as well, that would be highly appreciated
  • Fluent written and verbal skills in Norwegian is an absolute requirement
  • Very good Knowledge of english both oral and written
  • Maintains Automated Processors in production
  • Advanced technical knowledge with automation technologies, including Puppet, Chef, SCCM, Agility and Rightscale
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Automation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of automation manager. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for automation manager
  • Assist with development, implementation and execution of disciplined selling process
  • Develop strong relationships with key automation vendors and customers
  • Monitor and maintain market and competitive intelligence
  • In conjunction with procurement and inventory management, develop on hand inventory strategy for Rockwell Automation and Encompass Partner needs within the territory
  • Drive compliance to assure Rockwell's Automation Appointment obligations are fulfilled
  • Improve incremental (“Pull Through” automation products) product mix profitability
  • Collaborate with industry / business subject area professionals, software engineers, and technical leadership as part of a dynamic, distributed, and fast paced project team to design and build elegant, high-impact business applications
  • Lead technical design sessions to define user experience, data definition, process / rules configuration, and integration for intelligent automation solutions
  • Lead the build, test, and delivery of intelligent automation solutions using industry leading vendor technologies
  • Collaborate with diverse onshore / offshore teammates on the software development process and agile methodologies
Qualifications for automation manager
  • Expert level ability to troubleshoot, research, and resolve complex enterprise server software and hardware problems
  • Participate in SLA and FCCA
  • Requires BS/BA in Science, Engineering or Software Programming
  • 7+ years of experience managing programs, projects, and teams
  • 3+ years of experience with leading Agile projects
  • Experience at working with client and account leads to analyze issues and risks and work through approach and strategy to resolve or mitigate
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Automation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of automation manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation manager
  • Defines procedures, standards and processes to cover all areas ofProcess Automation Services
  • Develops and manages the enterprise governance processes of Process Automation
  • Resolves prioritization conflicts and approves decisions involving core systems and federating Process Automation Services capabilities
  • Lead a team of mechanical and software automation engineers to design and deliver automated equipment and tooling for fiber-optic component manufacturing using knowledge of opto-mechanical systems, precision motion, electronic controls and operator interfaces
  • Implementation of continuous improvement activities to enhance performance across the site
  • Provide support to the Electrical Maintenance Team
  • Provide input to the strategic Engineering improvement plan
  • Drives the vision and sets objectives, priorities and scope for Process Automation Services
  • Accountable and responsible for establishing the strategy and governance program
  • Accountable and responsible for ensuring that all relevant stakeholders endorse and adopt the principles and objectives of the strategy
Qualifications for automation manager
  • In depth understanding or Agile principles
  • Ability to lead a geographically-distributed virtual team with diverse competencies, skills, and abilities
  • Certified Scrum Professional or Professional Scrum Master II qualification is highly desired
  • Experience and ability to manage and lead equipment design team
  • Well-developed skills in the generation of accurate proposals to determine NRE (non-recurring engineering) cost, capital cost, scope, and schedule for equipment design, development, and implementation
  • Strong communication, organization, problem-solving and interpersonal skills are necessary

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