Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Cloud - Senior Consultant
The financial services industry is currently undergoing a period of unparalleled change. Since the financial crisis, banks and financial institutions have been subjected to more stringent regulations, increased supervision and overall global economic instability. These changes have not come without a cost and has made these institutions re-evaluate the way they have been doing business traditionally. Moreover, the proliferation of technological advances including disruptive technologies and digital are compounding the pressures of maintaining competitiveness, being adaptable and increasing profit margins.
To be successful, you will apply your knowledge and experience to support the delivery of key projects, build valuable relationships both within EY and with clients, and develop strong capabilities through both formal training and working with senior mentors and talented colleagues.
The opportunity

Our teams analyse, design, recommend and implement performance improvement solutions for our valued Corporate & Investment Banking clients in the following areas:
Deep Cloud Adoption experience, gained from multi project implementations
Define and deliver target operating models
Cost reduction frameworks in the Cloud
System selection and implementation pipelines using automation
Application architecture review and simplification
Security posture assessments and remediation
Governance and Compliance assessments and reporting
Automation tool selection and implementation roadmaps
DevOps CI/CD and DevSecOps refinement
Implementation of innovation capability such as Big Data, Machine Learning, AI and Blockchain.
Data strategies that maximise client return on investment
Your key responsibilities
Taking responsibility for programme workstreams and deliverables
Developing long-term trusted advisor relationships;
Identifying opportunities for and securing new business;
Aiding proposals and bid teams;
Contributing to the development of high quality technical proposals;
Liaising with service line teams, functional specialists and partner
Skills and attributes for success
Ambition to build / develop a career in advising Corporate and Investment Banking clients
Strong interest and commitment to developing and delivering leading edge solutions to industry clients
Ability to develop strong client relationships
Intellectual strength / flexibility to rapidly understand complex problems and rationalise these into a workable solution which can then be delivered
Ability to develop and deliver high quality output against stated project objectives and meet tight deadlines
High level of drive, commitment to achieving solutions, and ability to work under pressure
Ability to develop impactful written presentations and participate effectively in meetings with senior clients
Team player who openly supports, encourages and shares knowledge with colleagues
Ability to work under limited supervision (‘self-starter’) in unstructured environments
Flexibility to travel to, and work in, other locations is essential
Working on client assignments;
Taking responsibility for programme workstreams and deliverables
Developing long-term trusted advisor relationships;
Identifying opportunities for and securing new business;
Aiding proposals and bid teams
Contributing to the development of high quality technical proposals
Cloud is a key growth area for us and we’re looking for exceptional candidates with a mixture of the following skills:
To qualify for the role, you must have
A university degree, preferably in computer science, engineering, business and information or similar, with a minimum of a 2:1 (or equivalent), and ideally an MBA or MSc;
Strong communication, presentation and business writing skills along with the ability to manage and build strong relationships both internally and externally
Excellent communication skills with experience in the preparation and delivery of presentations and reports.
Knowledge in implementing and operating in cloud platforms (Azure, Google Cloud Platform, AWS, Salesforce)
Project experience implementing core infrastructure and cloud based services for consumers
Hands on experience building solutions from cloud components using Python, Java and JavaScript
Understanding of cloud security and identity best practices
Experience of working with enterprise IT and implementing hybrid cloud solutions
Other advantages include exposure to Microservices

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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