EY Innovation Engineer- Mobile Developer in Trivandrum, India
Innovation Engineer- Mobile Developer
Core Business Services
Requisition # IND00C6A
Post Date Oct 22, 2018
If you always follow the main stream, you can never become a trend setter!
As an Innovation Consultant focused on End User technologies you will play an integral role in driving innovation to improve the End User Experience and drive efficiency for our worldwide practitioners.
As part of our global Technology Innovation function, you will work together with a team of on- and off-shore engineers around the world. You will explore new technologies for the art of the possible, actively generate valuable ideas how these capabilities could be applied and generate experimental prototypes illustrating the potential of your ideas. In order to accomplish this you are a hybrid between “ideator” and “smart engineer”, with the exceptional ability to balance what’s possible with what’s realistic.
Monitor and get a deeply rooted understanding of the emerging trends and technologies (mobile, end user computing endpoints, mobility, productivity and collaboration tools, etc.) raising awareness on innovations and trends that the Enterprise could take advantage of
Closely monitor, perform research and build prototypes of emerging end user technology (Augmented reality, Virtual reality, Digital assistants, Bots and other technologies further out on the horizon).
Rapidly familiarize yourself with these technologies and learn how to apply them.
Generate ideas how new and existing technology capabilities can be applied to improve the End User Experience of our practitioners
Develop, improve and troubleshoot experimental porotypes leveraging a sprint based, agile innovation method
Work closely together with mainstream engineering functions to ensure prototypes can form the basis for production solutions
Ensure a smooth transition to Service Owners who will take prototypes and manage the process to move them into production
Knowledge, Skills, experience:
5 to 8 years of experience in developing solutions using .NET, Web Services, XML, XSLT, HTML 5, JQuery and other JS libraries (Angular JS, etc.)
Experience in writing TSQL queries in SQL Server
Knowledge of working with Office 2013/2016 SDK and creating Office Apps and add-ins will be an added advantage
Experience in creating mobile apps using Cordova would be an added advantage.
Exposure to UWP and Xamarin will be an added advantage
Strong communication and presentation skills.
Self-propelled, individual contributor with strong team skills.
Proven track record for having successfully influenced technology innovation of a large, multinational company
Self-propelled, individual contributor with strong team skills
Laser sharp focus on User Experience, ensuring that everything we evaluate considers the user and their experience
A strong working knowledge and hands on experience with End User Technologies including Microsoft tools including SharePoint
A strong working knowledge of mobile application development approaches including web, hybrid, native and others
Strong tolerance for ambiguity
Quick learner with “can do” attitude