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EY Financial Services Data Engineer in Athens, Greece

Financial Services Data Engineer


Requisition # ATH000AN

Post Date Dec 14, 2020

At EY we support you in achieving your unique potential both personally and professionally. We give you stretching and rewarding experiences that keep you motivated, working in an atmosphere of integrity and teaming with some of the world's most successful companies. And while we encourage you to take personal responsibility for your career, we support you in your professional development in every way we can. You enjoy the flexibility to devote time to what matters to you, in your business and personal lives. At EY you can be who you are and express your point of view, energy and enthusiasm, wherever you are in the world. It's how you make a difference.

The opportunity

We are currently seeking highly motivated people for our Advisory practice, which is a leading provider of services to the banking and insurance sector as well as large corporates in other industries. You will build valued relationships with external clients and internal peers and contribute to the growth of our team. Bringing experience and insight on one or more disciplines, you will shape solutions to a range of client challenges in risk management and finance IT for the Banking industry. Working in this creative environment, you will be given the opportunity to take responsibility and work on challenging projects for major clients in Greece as well as major financial institutions abroad.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills

  • Good organizational and time management skills with the ability to prioritize and complete multiple complex projects under tight deadlines

  • An ability to interact with teams at all hierarchical levels

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively within a team

  • Strong attention to detail with a logical and methodical approach

  • Excellent business acumen and commercial awareness

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Excellent academic background, including at a minimum a bachelor’s and preferably a master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Technology/Systems, Data Science or other related field with strong quantitative focus.

  • Relevant working experience in the fields of data management, data integration, Business Intelligence and reporting, including analysis, design, implementation, integration and maintenance would be considered an asset.

  • Specifically, the candidate should demonstrate:

  • Proven experience in database development using Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle

  • Advanced programming skills using T-SQL or PL/SQL

  • Knowledge of data warehousing and dimensional modelling

  • Experience in ETL technologies like SSIS or Talend

  • Basic database administration and performance tuning skills

Ideally, you will also have

  • Experience in the Microsoft BI stack (SSRS, SSAS, PowerBI)

  • Experience in other business intelligence/data visualization platform (Sap BO, Tableau, QlikView, etc)

  • Professional experience in banking or financial risk management

  • IT-related professional qualifications

  • Experience in object oriented programming and software engineering

What we are looking for

What’s most important is that you’re dedicated to working with your colleagues as part of a high-performing team. You’ll need to demonstrate enthusiasm, high motivation and passion to develop fast in a multinational working environment. You’ll need to thrive in picking up new skills and talents as you go, so natural curiosity, a lot of questions and the confidence to speak up when you see something that could be improved are essential. If you’ve got the right combination of technical knowledge and communication skills, this role is for you.

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. Plus, we offer:

  • Plenty of training opportunities

  • A clear path of progression, tailored to your own unique talents and ambitions

  • Exposure to colleagues and senior stakeholders across the business

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

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.