The Hartford Robotics Process Automation Developer in HARTFORD, Connecticut

Title: Robotics Process Automation Developer

Location: United States-Connecticut-Hartford

Job Number: 1801090

The Hartford's Corporate Information Technology/Finance team is seeking a detail-oriented, results-driven Developer to support Robotic Process Automation (RPA) development projects and Production Support of existing Bots. This position requires an individual that has software development skills, particularly in the Process Automation space. The candidate will be responsible for technical system design and development activities. The candidate will have an opportunity to work in Business Process Management, Finance Function and web services applications within an Agile/Scrum team. Successful candidates should have experience in delivering quality technical solutions, willingness to understand existing processes and systems, and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills.


  • Work closely with stakeholders to design and document automation solutions that align with the business needs and also consistent with the architectural standards

  • Ability to illicit business requirements, develop technical specifications, build subsequent code and test code resulting in accomplishing the business requirements and in alignment with architecture patterns and quality standards

  • Able to break down development problems and estimate effort/time for development tasks

  • Facilitate continuity between Sourcing Partners, other IT Groups and Enterprise Architecture

  • Work across the organization to provide business process or design recommendations consistent with long term business and IT strategy

  • Proactively address technical issues and risks that could impact project schedule and/or budget

  • Identify opportunities to reduce application support total cost of ownership

  • Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas (‘thinks outside the box’)

  • Adapts to new environments and changing requirements

  • Lead change by influencing and educating Business and IT partners

  • Support and consult on disaster recovery and reverse demand planning and testing


  • Bachelor Degree preferred

  • Two or more years of .NET or Java programming experience

  • Experience with RPA tools such as UiPath, Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism, QTP would be a plus - Willing to train highly motivated candidates with the passion in robotics

  • Solid understanding and experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to read Excel macros to translate them to RPA solutions and/or integrations a plus

  • Demonstrate advanced business and technical acumen for applications

  • Demonstrate skills in shaping and leading development of technical specifications

  • Strong problem solving and analysis skills

  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • High level of independence but can also work effectively in a self-organizing team

What Else Can You Tell Me?

The Hartford is committed to the education and growth of our Information Technology Professionals. A number of IT Certifications are available to enhance your career and growth potential. IT Professionals at The Hartford may qualify for a stipend up to $1000 per year for additional certifications

Behaviors at the Hartford

  • Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.

  • Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.

  • Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.

  • Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression/Religion/Age


Job: Application Development

Primary LocationUnited States-Connecticut-Hartford

Other Locations


Job LevelIndividual Contributor

Education LevelTechnical Diploma (±12 years)

Job TypeStandard

ShiftDay Job

Employee StatusRegular

Overtime StatusExempt


PostingApr 9, 2018, 2:00:09 PM

Remote Worker OptionNo

The Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.