Low-code and citizen-development are trending again – beware!

Robocorp COO Jouko Ahvenainen warns of a citizen developer fully replacing software developers, arguing that some jobs need to be left to professionals.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://robocorp.com/blog/low-code-and-citizen-development-are-trending-again-beware

Can’t agree more.
Many of our clients invest in citizen devs, teaching their employees RPA tools. Nearly all of the citizen devs I met lack methodology and even the minimum requirements it takes to develop durable robots.
The sad thing is, it’s not even their fault. It’s expected, that they learn and deepen what RPA devs are doing full time, among their daily duties. That cannot lead to success…

1 Like