Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Developer Intern (Fall 2019) - Kiewit Business Services

Kiewit Corporation

Omaha, NE Software Development

Requisition ID: 81422

    Position Overview
    We know you're not just looking for an internship. You want an adventure ” to do something that makes a real impact on the world around you. By interning at KBS, you will be placed at the heart of our business operations, exposing you to not only the vast services we provide across the organization, but more importantly, exposing you to the leaders and decision makers of our company. Behind each bridge built to connect communities, each river used to generate energy, and each tunnel bored to minimize ground level restrictions, you'll find a RPA team working to increase business efficiency. 

    The Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Developer Intern role is focused on the design and development of software solutions that will be utilized to apply automation to existing business processes.  If you have a passion for leveraging technology to improve processes and increase efficiency, look no further.  This position provides an opportunity to interact with different business functions throughout Kiewit while cultivating valuable competencies in an exciting and fast-growing field.

    While you'll be helping our organization to build awesome things, we'll be helping you build relationships and business connections that will serve as a foundation for your professional career. Kiewit is only the best, because our people are the best; we only have the best people because of our burning desire to help them grow as individuals and professionals. At Kiewit, you'll find our leaders are coaches, not managers. You'll be given the freedom to achieve, and our coaches will assist from the sidelines by removing obstacles. Kiewit interns are not passengers on a path towards excellence; you're the driver.  

    At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative.  We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals ” they're the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won't find just anywhere. We're always pushing new limits. You can too.  

    District Overview
    Kiewit Business Services (KBS) is a cross-functional shared service organization that provides the business units with customer-specific services focused on cost and business value.   Our services include non-core, yet essential, functions of our businesses including accounts payable, accounts receivable, change control, human capital management, payroll, project initiation, compliance and continuous improvement.

    This position is based out of our Kiewit Business Center at 12720 I Street.  This is a shared service center in a professional office setting.


  •    Work within a team to collaboratively design automated processes
  •    Develop automation solutions per design specifications utilizing RPA software
  •    Test automation solutions and compare results to expected outcomes
  •    Communicate status updates to stakeholders
  •    Update RPA scripts to account for new business scenarios
  •    Support debugging and issue resolution
  •    Produce accurate and complete technical documentation of automation solutions
  •    Other duties as assigned


  •    Basic proficiencies in programming languages required
  •    Currently pursuing a degree in Computer Science or related field
  •    Ability to work part-time hours during the school year
  •    Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment; adapt rapidly to changing conditions
  •    Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative 
  •    Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time 
  •    Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity 
  •    Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  •    Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives 
  •    Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  •    Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt

    Other common names for this role: Bot developer

    About Kiewit 
    As one of North Americas largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

    How We're Different

  •    Consistently ranked within the top five of the œTop 400 Contractors according to Engineering News-Record 
  •    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
  •    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
  •    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
  •    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

    Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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    Posted about 1 month ago

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