Intelligent Automation Developer

VerticalApps is seeking an experienced software developer to join our growing Intelligent Automation practice. Our practice is a group of highly motivated and creative professionals that use Robotic Process Automation (RPA) along with other modern technologies to solve our customers’ unique business challenges and improve their daily lives. Our practitioners build bots that automate repetitive, labor-intensive tasks which enable our customers to focus on high value, meaningful work.

We’re seeking candidates with hands-on software development experience who are ready to take their skills to the next level by delivering automation solutions to our customers and helping build our advanced automation capabilities using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI & ML).


  • Engage with customers to understand their work and where they see improvement opportunities.

  • Collaborate with peers and experts to evaluate the feasibility and impact of automation.

  • Design, develop, test, document, and deploy high quality and resilient automations.

  • Demonstrate automations to customers, support training, and provide operational support.

  • Monitor and measure the effectiveness of automations and troubleshoot as needed.

  • Develop prototypes to demonstrate creative ways of applying automation tools.

  • Create and maintain technical documentation and best practices to support automations.

  • Explore new technologies and techniques such as AI & ML to improve automation delivery.

  • Champion the use of Agile principles and practices to build a culture of trust, collaboration, continuous improvement, and predictable delivery within the team.


  • US citizen

  • Ability to meet federal contract requirements including suitability or security clearance

  • Reside in the Washington DC metro area

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Minimum 2 years of software development experience supporting project or product delivery

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience using a major RPA platform such as UiPath, Blue Prism, or Automation Anywhere

  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines

  • CSS selectors, Xpath, and SQL

  • Github source code management

  • Agile delivery

  • Federal government consulting

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of software architecture and design

  • Communicate effectively with customers and team members

  • Adjust quickly to changing priorities and execute in a fast-paced environment

  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Demonstrate a high-level of flexibility, creativity, and innovation

  • Maintain a positive attitude while working under pressure

  • Effective working with virtual teams