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EY Senior Consultant, Data and Analytics - Capital Markets, Financial Services in London, United Kingdom

Senior Consultant, Data and Analytics - Capital Markets, Financial Services


Requisition # LON00JSD

Post Date May 11, 2021

Do you want to help firms rise to the Data challenges and opportunities of the 2020s?

Driving Data Value and managing Data Risks are critical priorities for Capital Market firms and we are looking for enthusiastic, experienced resource to help deliver innovative approaches and solutions for each. Digital Growth is driving the development of complex data ecosystems which traditional approaches to data management cannot support. EY are investing in building solutions that can and need your experience and vision to help implement them at our top tier global Investment Bank clients.

This role is open to be located in London and Edinburgh.

The opportunity

We are looking for Data Professionals who are eager to build on their experience working in Financial Services Data Office organisations, Compliance programmes or Innovation teams to build new approaches to driving value and managing Data Risks. You’ll realise that digitised policy and compliance are essential to allow data usage to scale. You’ll relish using new Cloud and AI approaches to automate traditional data challenges. Most of all, you’ll be determined to develop a career that puts innovation at the centre of delivering an inclusive and inspiring Data Culture.

Your key responsibilities

Working as part of a delivery team on client engagements related to Data, with a specific focus likely on all Data aspects such as Governance, Data Management, Data Quality, Data Engineering and Advanced analytics - including outputs that support:

  • enablement of Data Policy, Ownership, Definitions, Lineage and Controls

  • Implementation of data tooling technologies, other emerging technologies or supporting enablement of data pipelines

  • regulatory compliance activities

  • realising data sharing arrangements across and between firms

  • developing new approaches to managing Data Privacy and Ethics

  • assessment of current state data maturity and identification of new operating models and technical improvements.

  • Supporting development of new EY data solutions and methods that will improve effectiveness and reduce costs of current practices

  • Supporting preparation of market perspective and pursuit material

Skills and attributes for success

  • The right attitude and experience in one or more of our core areas of competency

  • Strong communication, presentation and business and technical writing skills;

  • Ability to provide excellent client service and manage and build strong relationships both internally and externally, coupled with a strong interest in further developing and integrating operations with technology skills; and

  • Awareness of emerging issues, including regulations, industry practices and new technologies.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Significant experience working in capital markets with Chief Data Officers or Enterprise Data functions including work with current and emerging data technologies such as Data Fabrics, Data Governance platforms and Data Quality solutions

  • Strong understanding of Capital Markets including the key terms and concepts

  • Knowledge of regulations – especially MIFID II and FRTB. SFTR, EMIR, Dodd Frank, CSDR BCBS 239

  • Strong understanding of front to back trade lifecycles and booking models

  • Strong product knowledge, with the ability to face off to front office and risk functions in particular

  • Understanding of the capital markets ecosystem (sell side, buy side, FMIs, service providers, vendors)

  • Understanding of technology trends and implications on the FS industry, including digital drivers, cloud architecture & providers, integration tools & approaches, and artificial intelligence methods & techniques

  • Knowledge of the common functions in a typical Data organisation

  • Passion for the delivery of data technology solutions that deliver positive outcomes for customers, regulators and shareholders

  • A university degree, preferably in computer science, engineering, business and information or similar, with a minimum of a 2:1 (or equivalent)

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Cloud technology (knowledge of any or all of Azure, AWS and Google would be beneficial)

  • Interest and awareness in emerging technologies

  • Experience in data analysis and using data to solve complex business problems;

  • Experience with data tools, for example: AbInitio, Cloudera, Hadoop (and other Big Data solutions), Informatica, Qlik, Tableau, Teradata

What we look for

We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are passionate about Data and Analytics and want to assist clients to become truly data driven organisations. If you think you can meet the challenges of a focused consulting organisation, understand how to grow and lead in a large practice and work in the most complex of sectors our Data and Analytics team is looking forward to hearing from you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

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

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.

Who we are

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

Please note: Prior to finalizing your application, you will be asked to provide personal information across several dimensions of diversity and inclusiveness. The information you provide is kept entirely confidential and will not be used to evaluate your candidacy. We collect this data to help us analyse our recruitment process holistically and implement actions that promote diversity and inclusiveness. While optional, we encourage you to provide this information to hold us accountable towards our goal of building a better working world. We ask because it matters!