Automation Engineer



Software Engineering
alabang, muntinlupa, metro manila, philippines
Posted on Wednesday, January 31, 2024

About Workato

Workato is the only integration and automation platform that is as simple as it is powerful — and because it’s built to power the largest enterprises, it is quite powerful.

Simultaneously, it’s a low-code/no-code platform. This empowers any user (dev/non-dev) to painlessly automate workflows across any apps and databases.

We’re proud to be named a leader by both Forrester and Gartner and trusted by 7,000+ of the world's top brands such as Box, Grab, Slack, and more. But what is most exciting is that this is only the beginning.

Why join us?

Ultimately, Workato believes in fostering a flexible, trust-oriented culture that empowers everyone to take full ownership of their roles. We are driven by innovation and looking for team players who want to actively build our company.

But, we also believe in balancing productivity with self-care. That’s why we offer all of our employees a vibrant and dynamic work environment along with a multitude of benefits they can enjoy inside and outside of their work lives.

If this sounds right up your alley, please submit an application. We look forward to getting to know you!

Also, feel free to check out why:

  • Business Insider named us an “enterprise startup to bet your career on”

  • Forbes’ Cloud 100 recognized us as one of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world

  • Deloitte Tech Fast 500 ranked us as the 17th fastest growing tech company in the Bay Area, and 96th in North America

  • Quartz ranked us the #1 best company for remote workers


This role requires to work during US EST timezone
(9:00am to 6:00pm EST hours).

We are seeking an exceptional Automation Engineer to join our expanding team. In this role, you will spearhead innovation by designing, developing, and implementing robust integrations and automations. These solutions will empower the Customer Success team to enhance their effectiveness and efficiency helping them deliver business outcomes.

In this role, you will also be responsible to:

  • Stakeholder Collaboration

    • Conduct in-depth discovery sessions with internal stakeholders to comprehend their current challenges and requirements.

    • Lead the solution design process through close collaboration, ensuring alignment with business objectives.

  • Automation Solutions

    • Develop automation solutions using the Workato platform to address identified challenges.

    • Cultivate expertise in utilizing the Workato automation tool, leveraging this knowledge to benefit the Customer Success team.

  • Technical Guidance

    • Provide guidance, troubleshoot technical issues, and effectively communicate complex ideas to both technical and non-technical team members.

    • Share technical expertise gained from experience with various integration platforms to elevate the capabilities of the Customer Success team.

  • Process Enhancement

    • Contribute to Workato's knowledge base by documenting best practices and insights.

    • Enhance internal processes and foster knowledge sharing to continuously improve team efficiency.

  • Exceptional Customer Service

    • Prioritize and deliver exceptional customer service to ensure client satisfaction.


Qualifications / Experience / Technical Skills

  • A background in information systems, computer science, engineering, or equivalent industry experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in software engineering or technical consulting roles, with a focus on Workato or other integration platforms

  • Certification, formal training, or deep familiarity with platform administration, integration development, and platform architecture is advantageous.

  • Experience in implementing integration projects involving complex enterprise systems (e.g., SAP, Oracle, Dynamics) and cloud business apps (e.g., Workday, NetSuite, Salesforce).

  • Familiarity with process orchestration, workflow tools, Business Process Management, Robotic Process Automation, or other automation products.

  • Strong working knowledge of RESTful APIs, JSON, and any RDBMS.

  • 2-3 years of coding experience in Java/Python/Ruby, with knowledge of SOAP/XML considered a plus.

Soft Skills / Personal Characteristics

  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English, enabling effective communication of complex technical concepts to diverse audiences.

  • Technologically adept and quick to grasp new systems and concepts

  • Collaborative team player with a proactive mindset, always seeking continuous improvement opportunities.

  • Adaptability to thrive in a dynamic startup environment, coupled with proactive, outside-the-box thinking.