EY Senior Consultant – EAC Blockchain Solution Developer in London, United Kingdom

Senior Consultant – EAC Blockchain Solution Developer


Requisition # LON00DX0

Post Date Nov 01, 2018

The opportunity

Reporting to the Blockchain Solution Architect for the European Blockchain team, the responsibility of this position is to turn requirements for Blockchain-based products into architected solutions to enable high-value offerings in one or more EY Service Lines. This will require leading/managing a technical team in London, Paris, Rome, or Munich, as well as offshore development resources, in execution of a Blockchain-based product.

Your key responsibilities

In this role, you will ensure that the feature team(s) you are part of adheres to the agile methodologies and continuously improve the associated best practices.

You’ll be responsible for identifying and removing the impediments on the way for the feature teams thus creating a self-organizing and sustainable development environment. You’ll be producing management reports that aid in release forecasting, addressing skill-set gaps, improving the engineering practices thus ensuring complete transparency in the feature team operations.

Contribute to Agile development of front- and/or back-end of blockchain applications and smart contract networks.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Ability to code either front-end (React, JavaScript, CSS, HTML) or back-end (Python and/or Node, Generic SQL, noSQL, Graph, understanding of DevOps, container services) of blockchain applications.

  • Must have knowledge of TDD, BDD, Agile, cloud native.

  • Applied R&D experience and/or experience with IoT, Machine Learning/Data Science, ERP, Cryptography, or other leading-edge technologies, is also desirable.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics, or equivalent experience

  • Proficiency in English (any other language skills would be considered an advantage)

What we look for

Blockchain technology is a complex emerging capability that is far from mature. Above and beyond any of the “essential” skills for this job, you must have a love of learning and experimentation with new technologies and a passion for learning by doing and leading by example.

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 and coaching 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

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.

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