EY IT Advisory Senior, Financial Services, Regulatory Compliance - Analytics in New York, New York

Title: IT Advisory Senior, Financial Services, Regulatory Compliance - Analytics

Location: US-NY-New York

Job Number: NEW00IH4

We are the only professional services organization who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Industries/Financial-Services/Asset-Management/AssetManagementOverview , banking and capital markets at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Industries/Financial-Services/Banking---Capital-Markets , insurance at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Industries/Financial-Services/Insurance/InsuranceOverview and private equity at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Industries/Private-Equity/Private-Equity---Overview , we provide integrated advisory at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Services/Advisory , assurance at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Services/Assurance/Assurance-ServicesOverview , tax at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Services/Tax/TaxServicesOverview , and transaction at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Services/Transactions/Transaction-Advisory-Services_Overview services.

Through diverse experiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching you will experience ongoing professional development. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


We help some of the leading financial institutions in the world stay ahead of key regulatory requirements in the Banking and Capital Markets, Asset Management and Insurance spaces. We aim to deliver industry leading regulatory and technology insights to help our clients mitigate risks to their business. At EY, we hire professionals from around the world who have a diverse range of financial services, regulatory and technology backgrounds. This allows us to provide a broad range of advisory services in areas such as traded products and wealth management, financial crimes, consumer compliance, and regulatory transformation.

The opportunity

You’ll focus on technology improvement in a broad range of compliance areas, helping global financial services firms with their strategic enhancements of IT systems or operational processes, remediation of data quality issues, regulatory issues and findings.

Your key responsibilities

You’ll have practical experience in developing optimization functions, building predictive models or automating processes through the use of analytics, and who possess experience in the practical application of techniques such as: supervised and unsupervised machine learning, neural networks, text analytics, natural language processing, image recognition and artificial intelligence.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Able to understand various data structures and common methods in data transformation

  • Pattern recognition and predictive modeling skills

  • Able to apply data mining techniques, perform statistical analysis, and build high quality predictive systems involved in running analytical experiments in a methodical manner

  • Able to regularly evaluate alternate models via theoretical approaches

  • Possess an understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naïve-Bayes, SVM, decision trees, random forests, etc.

  • Possess documentation skills (BRD/FRD), and able to document client inputs, analysis, findings etc.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A Bachelor's degree in statistics, data analytics, computer science, mathematics, engineering or applied sciences.

  • Proficiency in one of the following languages is recommended: R, SAS, Python, PMML, STATA, or SPSS

  • A foundation in one or more of the following database management systems is preferred: Pl/SQL, Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Cassandra

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience working with visualization tools such as Spotfire, Tableau, and Qlikview

  • Experience in working with one or more technology platforms in the financial services compliance or financial crime domains, including but not limited to the following: Mantas, Actimize, SAS AML, NetReveal, Fircosoft, Norkom, SMARTS, LexisNexis

  • Additional experience with Java, C# or other programming

  • Preferred certifications: Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS), Certified Fraud Examiner Certification (CFEC)

What we look for

EY offers a superb working environment thanks to our commitment to flexibility, inclusiveness and development. Our employees have different backgrounds and skills, but similar values. We look for high performers who consistently deliver quality work while continually looking for ways to improve. We want you to have a clear sense of personal and professional accountability, and know how to build relationships by doing the right thing. This often takes people with the courage to lead, and who inspire and motivate others in times of both prosperity and challenge.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 15 days of vacation plus ten observed holidays and three paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • A collaborative environment where everyone works together to create a better working world

  • Excellent training and development prospects, both through established programs and on-the-job training

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.