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EY GDS Tax -TTT VBA Staff Developer in Taguig City, Philippines

GDS Tax -TTT VBA Staff Developer


Requisition # TAG001GK

Post Date Jun 28, 2021

EY’s GDS Tax Technology team’s mission is to develop, implement and integrate technology solutions that better serve our clients and engagement teams. As a member of EY’s core Tax practice, you’ll develop a deep tax technical knowledge and outstanding database, data analytics and programming skills.

Ever-increasing regulations require tax departments to gather, organize and analyse more data than ever before. Often the data necessary to satisfy these ever-increasing and complex regulations must be collected from a variety of systems and departments throughout an organization. Effectively and efficiently handling the variety and volume of data is often extremely challenging and time consuming for a company.

EYs GDS Tax Technology team members work side-by-side with the firms partners, clients and tax technical subject matter experts to develop and incorporate technology solutions that enhance value-add, improve efficiencies and enable our clients with disruptive and market leading tools supporting Tax.

GDS Tax Technology works closely with clients and professionals in the following areas: Federal Business Tax Services, Partnership Compliance, Corporate Compliance, Indirect Tax Services, Human Capital, and Internal Tax Services. GDS Tax Technology provides solution architecture, application development, testing and maintenance support to the global TAX service line both on a pro-active basis and in response to specific requests.

EY is currently seeking VBA Developer Staff to join our Tax Technology practice in Manila, Philippines.

Key Responsibilities

► Responsible for technical design and development of solutions as established by Solution Development pioneer

► Estimate technical effort, work breakdown structure, risks, and solutions at a solution level

► Monitor adherence to methodologies, tools and KPIs

► Ability to maintain effective and consistent communication within the team, with peers and stakeholders across own and other teams

► Provide input to application development/engineering methodologies, standards and leading practices

► Proactive approach to identifying issues and presenting solutions and options, and where appropriate, leading to resolution

► Develop a strong understanding of business requirements; working with business users/ business analysts to define probable solutions and present result in a clear and concise manner

► Stakeholder management and stakeholder interaction

Qualification & Experience Required

► A bachelor’s degree (for example in Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Programming, Accounting, Tax Technology or a related discipline)

► At least 2 years of experience in VBA development

► Should have exposure in process assessment and providing solution using VBA Macros

► Knowledge or experience in the design and development of databases (specifically SQL Server)

► Knowledge or experience in .Net development is good to have

► Strong - programming skills, algorithm development and database management systems

► A strong interest in technology and its use in business processes

► Strong organisational and time management skills, with exceptional client-serving consulting skills

► Excellent communication and business writing skills

► Strong analytical, problem solving skills and attention to detail