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EY (Ernst & Young)

Financial Product Accounting Technology, Business Intelligence Senior EY (Ernst & Young)
Chicago, IL

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Job Description

EY is the only professional services firm with a separate business unit ("FSO") that is dedicated to the financial services marketplace. Our FSO teams have been at the forefront of every event that has reshaped and redefined the financial services industry. If you have a passion for rallying together to solve the most complex challenges in the financial services industry, come join our dynamic FSO team!

We are currently seeking highly motivated senior consultants to support financial product subledger implementations at financial institutions, and to help support various internal and account-driven business development activities related to financial products, finance data and finance technology. The ideal candidate has financial product accounting, reporting and/or data experience within banking, insurance or asset management.

Responsibilities

* Support project workstream(s) within multi-faceted financial product subledger implementation projects at large financial services institutions including data modeling & finance reporting


* Demonstrate technical capabilities across financial products, including accounting, reporting and data including:


* Demonstrate technical capabilities across financial products, including accounting, reporting and data including:


* Working with other EY teams and client business and IT partners to develop and analyze business intelligence needs


* Providing input to business requirements for the design of solutions and interprets business requirements and determines optimum BI solutions to meet needs.


* Documenting and maintaining business intelligence requirements for risk and finance reporting for various financial products


* Working with software vendor subject matter experts to gain a working knowledge of the software product business logic and data architecture


* Configuring / developing dashboards and finance reports into Business Intelligence Tools


* Researching and resolving testing defects that are caused by inaccurate or missing data


* Producing ad hoc queries and reports to assist in business analysis and project execution


* Training system users (including static data team members) on business intelligence tools and reporting capabilities.


* Providing post- "go-live" support to system end users for data related matters


* Participating in project planning and status updates


* Participates in workstream planning process including inception, technical design, development, testing and delivery of BI solutions


* Deliver high-quality client solutions/work products that meet and exceed client expectations and are delivered on-time and within agreed to budget.


* Support service delivery including but not limited to defining project approach, leading and motivating project work streams, monitoring and managing project risks, managing stakeholders, and successfully delivering client solutions.


* Stays abreast of BI products/tools and of business strategies and direction.



Qualifications:

Relevant experience:

Minimum of 2 years of professional work experience at a financial services company (bank, insurance or asset management company) or comparable experience working as an advisor to a financial services company or minimum of 2 years of consulting experience, providing advisory services in finance area (finance and accounting systems implementations a plus.

* 1+ years of experience with relational databases (Oracle, Teradata, SQL Server, DB2, etc.)


* 1+ years of experience with 1 or more Business Intelligence tools (Tableau, Qlik, MicroStrategy, Business Objects, Cognos, etc.)


* 1+ years of designing insightful Visualizations

Business Intelligence Skills & Experience:


* Knowledge of the finance business area including the types of reporting required for a finance organization and how best to enable those requirements with various business intelligence tools including standard reporting, dashboards, etc


* Understanding of ETL tools, SQL query tools and Transact SQL (SQL Server v2005-2008), Experience in the use and creation of data lineage models. Experience with the use of entity relationship models. Experience with SQL server performance tuning and monitoring.


* Knowledge of relational, SQL and dimensional databases (e.g. DB2 and Teredata)


* Knowledge of Business Intelligence software programs such as Oracle, SAP Business Objects, Fiori, Tableau, IBM Cognos, Microsoft Power BI, Qlikview, Microstrategy, etc


* Visual design skills used in creating information dense, easy to understand reports and dashboards


* Experience building data models for financial products including payments, deposits, loans, securities, debt, derivatives, insurance contracts, reinsurance, etc.



Core skills:

* Consulting experience


* Financial services industry experience


* Solid understanding of software development lifecycles; including at least one end-to-end finance system technology implementation project


* Working collaboratively in a team environment


* Ability to develop / foster business relationships with mid to senior-level executives / sponsors


* Excellent oral and written communication skills


* Strategic thinking with the ability to collect, organize, and synthesize information to make a decision, recommendation, or present a POV.


* Demonstrated ability to interpret and communicate findings to technical and non-technical audiences.


* Strong relationship management, organizational and project management skills.


* Willingness to travel



Education

* MBA and/or professional certification (e.g. CPA, CFA) preferred.


* Technical/vendor certifications a plus but not mandatory.


* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Management



About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

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EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

About EY (Ernst & Young)

EY is engaged in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services.

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