Sr. Manager, AI & Intelligent Automation

Date: Feb 11, 2024

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29607

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Job Overview

Hubbell is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Artificial Intelligence & Intelligent Automation Center of Excellence (AI CoE). As a techno-functional Senior Manager, you will play a crucial role in driving the adoption and integration of AI & IA initiatives throughout the organization. This includes raising awareness, designing and deploying solutions, managing important metrics, and supporting the entire lifecycle of these initiatives. You will also be responsible for assisting with demand generation, pipeline management, solution architecture, tracking performance metrics, and other key performance indicators of the CoE. This position will report directly to the Head of AI CoE.

A Day In The Life

AI Advocacy: Champion the possibilities of Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Automation across the enterprise, facilitating Art of the Possible workshops, helping understand the potential solutions, and drive discussions to convert use cases to projects
Strategic Leadership: Translate strategic objectives into operational plans to deliver the organization’s transformation vision
Solution Architecture: Guide and drive solution architecture conversations in Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent Automation, and Robotic Process Automation with both internal teams and external vendors enabling development of sustainable technology solutions
Project management: Oversee project execution to guarantee that commitments are fulfilled, and tangible business value is realized. Ensure the delivery of projects aligns with agreed scope, timelines, budget and quality standards, while maintaining overall accountability of realizing business benefits with the business stakeholders
Process analysis: Lead Process analysis discussions with business partners and process owners to identify opportunities for automation, required technology intervention and building the business case
Project Pipeline management: Support in building the AI & IA project pipeline, ensuring timely progression, resource allocation, and prioritization in line with strategic goals
Financials tracking and reporting: Track the CoE’s financials, including supporting in budgeting, forecasting, invoicing, and reporting to ensure optimal utilization of resources and delivering value to the organization
Cross-Functional collaboration: Work closely with different BUS and organization functions to identify potential AI applications, assimilate requirements and ensure smooth project takeoffs
Stakeholder communication: Regularly engage with internal and external (Vendor) stakeholders at all levels to gather required information, provide updates on AI CoE progress, achievements, and challenges
Mentorship: Provides guidance to junior resources on best practices, qualification, and development techniques for IA processes

What will help you thrive in this role?

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Business administration, Management or a related field.  Advanced degrees or certifications in Project Management will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 10 years of industry experience, of which 3+ years must be within Artificial Intelligence, Analytics and Intelligent Automation technologies
  • Strong understanding and hands-on experience in Architecture and Design principles creating Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Automation solutions
  • Demonstrated experience to develop and manage project pipelines and financials
  • Strong analytical skills with an aptitude for understanding and interpreting data and metrics
  • Experience coordinating and leading multiple development and testing teams
  • Experience leading standard SDLC processes and change control disciplines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of effectively liaising with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Proactive and solution-oriented with a passion for driving innovation within an organization


Preferred qualifications

  • Excellent knowledge of Automation technologies, Solution Architecture, and Business process re-engineering
  • Skillful in managing change and driving technology adoption within an enterprise
  • Experience in orchestrating workshops, identifying automation opportunities, managing automation programs and projects in SAP or similar ERP environment
  • Demonstrable experience in executing POCs, and Pilot projects to validate automation technologies and create comparative analysis reports
  • Experience in complementary technologies (.Net, C++) including Data Analytics
  • Experience in Generative AI, Conversational AI is a huge plus
  • Excellent Power point and Excel skills

Hubbell Incorporated

Hubbell creates critical infrastructure solutions that power our customers, communities, people and the planet. Our company is strategically aligned around enabling grid modernization and electrification. As more products plug in to an aging grid, Hubbell solutions enable the transition to a more reliable, resilient and efficient energy infrastructure. Founded in 1888 our innovation has made us a leading global manufacturer of high quality electrical and utility solutions enabling customers to operate critical infrastructure reliably and efficiently.

The company operates in two segments. Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS) enable the grid to conduct, communicate and control energy across utility applications and Hubbell Electrical Solutions (HES) are essential to managing power across a wide range of industries and applications. Our vertical market solutions can be applied to markets including Data Centers, Renewables, Commercial Buildings, Industrial, Telecom and Transportation. Supporting both of our business segments is our corporate and Hubbell Unified Business Solutions teams that provide consistent process, tools technologies across our businesses.

We are committed to operating sustainably and ethically while promoting an inclusive and supportive culture for our people to grow and develop in their careers. Our employees proudly work and serve our communities from our headquarters in Shelton, CT, across the United States and around the globe.

Hubbell Unified Business Solutions

Hubbell Unified Business Services (HUBS) provides corporate shared services to support all businesses across the enterprise. Functional areas include Engineering, Sales, Operations, Marketing, Finance, Legal, IT, Human

Resources, Payroll, Environmental Health & Safety, and Compliance. HUBS employees are located around the world.

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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