EY Application Engineer - Global TAS &Advisory - Supervising Associate in Bangalore, India

Application Engineer - Global TAS &Advisory - Supervising Associate

Core Business Services

Requisition # BLR000FQ

Post Date Jul 11, 2018

Job Summary:

Resource will be part of the Global Advisory/TAS IT Service Delivery Team.

The Advisory/TAS IT Service Delivery team is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of programs/projects to develop and maintain global applications and systems.

The team is geographically dispersed and comprises of all disciplines required to deliver IT solutions for our customers, including project managers, business analysts, application engineers, quality assurance & testers and implementation managers. In addition the function works closely with the Technical Lead on the project.

In accordance with EY Solution delivery standards, Advisory/TAS IT Service Delivery team makes use of the latest releases of technology from Microsoft amongst others. They are responsible for the delivery of programs that offer a chance to work on web applications that span the spectrum of devices from desktop to tablets to smart phones.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Develop and deliver technical systems.

  • Maintain adherence to architectural standards/principles, global product-specific guidelines, usability design standards, etc.

  • Participate in the development and review of documents to comply with SDLC methodologies [e.g. Engineering Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), estimation, Solution Design Document (SDD) and Software Architecture Documents (SAD)].

  • Provide support and documentation to assist in sustaining the project during the transition to production where necessary.

  • Adhere to Application Engineering methodologies, standards, code reviews.

  • Provide feedback regarding application engineering methodologies, standards and leading practices when appropriate.

  • Identify potential points of contention for missed activities and notify project leadership of situation and remediation plan.

  • Minimize technical exposure and risk on projects.

  • Technical deliverables (i.e., code and documentation) on projects assigned.

  • Translate detailed Requirements and Design and Solution Architecture deliverables into detailed design specifications.

  • Maintain effective and consistent communication within the team, with peers, the leadership team and the peers in other IT groups.

  • Proactively raise issues to Technical and Group Leads when necessary.

  • Produce high quality application engineering deliverables in accordance with the project timeline.

  • Build and unit test a project to detailed design specifications.

  • Provide thought leadership and technical guidance to engineering staff.

  • Hand-over documentation for operations.

  • Unit Test Scripts

  • Configure CI

  • Proactively anticipate project issues before they occur; define the problem; identify possible causes; work with team to identify solutions; select and implement most appropriate solution.

  • Apply judgment in implementing Application Engineering methodologies, processes, and practices to specific requirements of projects/programs which may include product design engineering, information security, code maintainability and reliability.

Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:

  • Proactively anticipates project issues before they occur; defines the problem; identifies possible causes; works with team to identify solutions; selects and implements most appropriate solution.

  • Applies judgment in implementing Application Engineering methodologies, processes, and practices to specific requirements of projects/programs which may include product design engineering, information security, code maintainability and reliability.

  • Sound analytical skills and problem solving skills needed to manage multiple technical challenges simultaneously per each project assigned when needed.

Knowledge/Skills Requirements:

  • Solid interpersonal communication and team skills required to operate as a contributing member of global technical teams that deliver quality services.

  • Strong technical skills designing, developing, debugging, documenting, and implementing applications.

  • Strong knowledge and experience in all IT methodologies and life cycles that will be used.

  • Possesses an understanding of IT Services: service offerings, technical standards and policies, technical and business strategies as well as organizational structure.

  • Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on service offerings and products provided by IT.

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written.

Education Requirements:

  • Degree in computer science and/or equivalent work experience.


  • At least 3 years of hands on experience leading a team of developers either onshore or offshore - defining work breakdown structures/tasks, assigning the team work items, monitoring and ensuring quality and adherence to standards etc…

  • At least 6-8 years of relevant hands on work experience building, securing, integrating and delivering enterprise-wide web applications using Microsoft and other technologies for large organizations on complex projects.

  • 5+ years of ASP.Net MVC, ASP.Net Web Forms and Win Forms experience

  • Proven experience developing applications targeted for deployment on Microsoft Azure

  • Experience building Cloud Native Application Architectures incorporating “The 12 factor App” principles

  • 5+ years of client side development experience, with strong skills in HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Angular (ideally Angular 2.0), Backbone and other libraries, CSS

  • 5+ years of experience of working with applications that have a SQL Server backend (SQL Server 2014 and newer).

  • 5+ years of experience with Team Foundation Server or similar.

  • 5+ years of experience with Object-Relational Mappers such as Entity Framework or NHibernate

  • Experience working with Azure or other cloud providers

  • Ideally experience working with SSRS, SSIS

  • Experience with HTML 5, JSON, Web API, Web Services essential

  • Experience with MongoDB or other document databases, WCF, WPF, VBA and SharePoint would be a plus

  • Experience of developing on Mobile platforms

  • Knowledge of Message Bus architecture e.g. MSMQ and Computer architecture including multi-threading would be ideal

  • Experience or familiarity with Actor model frameworks such as Microsoft Orleans Framework or Akka.Net would be ideal

  • Knowledge and experience with working on N-Tier'd applications.

  • In-depth knowledge of object oriented analysis and design (OOAD) principles, and familiarity with many design patterns for Software applications.

  • Demonstrated ability to build strong working relationships.

  • Demonstrated expertise in application design and construction, work breakdown structure of items, design and code reviews, unit test and build activities, deployment and performance related activities, documentation, support and training/mentoring.

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

  • Experience working on projects following Agile methodologies such as SAFe

  • Experience working with vendors or 3rd parties providing development services is a nice to have

  • Ability to work within diverse, global, virtual teams.

  • Proven ability to thrive under pressure