1+ months

Sr. Director, Application Development - AI Enabled Digital Service

Alpharetta, GA 30009

ADP is searching for a Sr. Director, Application Development - AI Enabled Digital Service in our Global Service Technology team within ADP Global Enterprise Technology Services organization. The senior leader will own the Strategy, Planning, Execution, Adoption/Utilization and Results for the ADP’s Virtual Assistant. The virtual assistant’s role is to support both ADP Clients and ADP Employees through a frictionless user experience that leverages Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and ADP internal knowledge bases and proprietary expertise.  A successful candidate will have prior experience leading a diverse technical team, a deep understanding of AI and ML technologies and concepts, and prior experience developing and deploying Virtual Assistance/Chatbots in a large enterprise serving millions of clients.



  • Provide day-to-day executive oversight over platform development, integrations development, infrastructure and production operations, and triage/support
  • Lead vision, strategy, and the technology roadmap for the virtual assistant’s Technology Platform
  • Partner with Product Management, Business Partners, and other R&D organizations on backlog definition, prioritization, and refinement
  • Join a highly technical team developing leading edge service technologies, architectures, and solutions
  • Drive overall strategy and architecture design to deliver a highly scalable, reliable, and secure platforms
  • Drive software development and quality assurance best practices (Agile/TDD). Participate in design and code reviews
  • Drive agile development processes to improve the overall efficiency in the development process
  • Instill DevOps mindset and 'you build it, you run it' culture in a continuous deployment environment
  • Drive engagement of developers on the application by providing architecture oversight, documentation, tools, and support
  • Engage with partners and clients to address technical issues 
  • Present strategies, execution roadmaps and status updates to senior leadership

A little about ADP: We are a global leader in human resources technology, offering the latest AI and machine learning-enhanced payroll, tax, human resources, benefits, and much more. We believe our people make all the difference in cultivating an inclusive, down-to-earth culture that welcomes ideas, encourages innovation, and values belonging. We've received recognition as a global Best Places to Work and a recipient of many prestigious awards for diversity, equity, and inclusion, including a DiversityInc® Top 50 Company, Best CEO and company for women, LGBTQ+, multicultural talent, and more. As part of our deep DEI commitment, our CEO has joined the OneTen coalition to create one million jobs for Black Americans within ten years. Learn more about DEI at ADP on our YouTube channel: http://adp.careers/DEI_Videos


Ready to #MakeYourMark? Apply now!

Core Technology Experience:

  • Concepts:  Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, NLU, Conversational Interfaces, Graph data structures
  • Platform Technologies:  IBM Watson, Amazon Lex, API.ai, Azure Bot Service - or equivalents
  • Development Expertise:  Java, Python, PHP, Ruby etc. 


Core Requirements:

  • 8+ years experience in technology, software development or engineering
  • Expert knowledge of User Experience (UX) in the context of Virtual Assistants/Chatbots and the role it plays in effectiveness and client satisfaction required
  • Experience deploying and optimizing AI/ML assisted channels (chatbot, advanced search, Knowledge Management) 
  • Proven experience with large and complex technology deployments
  • Experience interacting with “C Level” executives and stakeholders
  • Experience providing thought leadership to industry peers, vendors, and associations
  • Experience creating detailed, data driven rational for large and strategic technology decisions


Beneficial Experience:

  • Experience solutioning, implementing digital channels (chat, voice, SMS etc.) in an enterprise contact center environment
  • Experience speaking in public in large industry forums and events
  • Background and understanding of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) technologies and solutions

You'll love working here because:

  • Be yourself in a culture that values equity, inclusion, and belonging and creates a safe space for diverse perspectives and insights.
  • Belong by joining one of nine Business Resource Groups to connect globally with networks and allies who share common interests and experiences.
  • Grow your career in an agile, fast-paced environment with plenty of opportunities to progress.
  • Continuously learn through ongoing training, development, and mentorship opportunities.
  • Be your healthiest. Best-in-class benefits start on Day 1 because healthy associates are happy ones.
  • Focus on your mental health and well-being. We're here to provide exceptional service to our clients, and none of that happens without each of us taking care of ourselves and being there for one another.
  • Join a company committed to giving back and generating a lasting, positive impact upon the communities in which we work and live.
  • Get paid to pay it forward. Company-paid time off for volunteering for causes you care about.


What are you waiting for?

Apply now! Jobs.adp.com


Explore our COVID-19 page https://tech.adp.com/covid19/ to understand how ADP is approaching safety, travel, the hiring interview process, and more.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Equal Employment Opportunity at ADP: ADP affirms that inequality is detrimental to our associates, our clients, and the communities we serve. Our goal is to impact lasting change through our actions. Together, we unite for equality and equity. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of any protected characteristic, including race, color, genetic information, creed, national origin, religion, sex, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, lawful alien status, ancestry, age, marital status, or protected veteran status and will not discriminate against anyone on the basis of a disability. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.

Ethics at ADP: ADP has a long, proud history of conducting business with the highest ethical standards and full compliance with all applicable laws. We also expect our people to uphold our values with the highest level of integrity and behave in a manner that fosters an honest and respectful workplace. Click https://jobs.adp.com/life-at-adp/ to learn more about ADPs culture and our full set of values.



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Posted: 2022-01-27 Expires: 2022-09-03

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