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Advisory – Data & Analytics – Advanced Analytics LeadEY
  • Central
  • Salary negotiable
  • Posted on 13 Aug 2019
Advisory – Data & Analytics – Advanced Analytics LeadEY

Job Highlights

  • Bachelor Degree
  • 6 yrs' experience in delivering advanced analytics
  • Excellent English

Job Description

EY Data and Analytics (EY DnA) is our flagship data and advanced analytics capability within EY, working across multiple sectors including financial services, government & public sector, energy, mining & metals, and consumer products.  We are one of the largest and fastest growing practices in Asia Pacific with more than 400 specialist staff in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Korea, The Philippines and Malaysia.

We work unreservedly with some of the biggest market players to enable, strengthen and help navigate through their data journey as trusted advisors and delivery experts. Our passion is driven by our strong purpose to build a better working world by enabling our clients transform into intelligent organisations. Information and intelligence are the assets which enable this, and our practice provides innovative approaches to unlocking this information, solving many of our clients’ biggest challenges.

The Opportunity

 

Being at the forefront of technology we are now helping EY clients move from traditional data warehouse environments onto big data platforms or are helping create hybrid environments combining old and new technologies. This is an exciting time that involves new sets of problems and leveraging our knowledge of traditional environments and pushing the boundaries of big data and analytics. 

 

You will be joining a growing team of data focused consultants working on some of the most exciting projects in Hong Kong. This team works on a mix of Big Data, traditional business intelligence and data analysis projects with a strong focus on advanced analytics, data science and cloud technologies.

Your key responsibilities

 

As the Advanced Analytics Lead you will be the team/competency leader for advanced analytics and data science within the EY DnA team in HK. You will work with the broader DnA team to deliver solutions utilising leading big data platforms and cloud technologies. Our current team is working on some of the latest technologies in the region using advanced analytics solutions such as AWS, Azure, Hortonworks, Cloudera etc.  

Your role will find you:
  • Leading the advanced analytics and data science capabilities of the EY DnA team in HK
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders (both internal and external) to understand their business requirements and apply the latest AI, data science and advanced analytics to provide actionable insights to our clients
  • Actively participating and leading sales pursuits and business development opportunities for advanced analytics work as well as supporting wider data and analytics projects and opportunities
  • Leading the design and development of advanced statistical models to deliver effective predictive models and be able to clearly explain the model strengths and weaknesses to both technical and senior business stakeholders
To qualify for the role, you must have
  • At least 6 years' experience in delivering advanced analytics / machine learning projects
  • Experience in leading a team of data analysts / data scientists to successful project delivery
  • Detailed understanding on the latest AI techniques and tools and how they can be applied to deliver quantifiable business outcomes
  • Strong experience in articulating complex concepts in a clear and concise manner to a range of audiences from C-suite to specialist
  • Strong written and verbal communication, presentation, client service and technical writing skills in English for both technical and business audiences
  • Strong skills in R / Python / Java / C++
  • Strong SQL skills
Ideally, you’ll also have
  • Strong working knowledge on the mechanics of the underlying Machine Learning algorithms
  • Strong experience working with cloud platforms, e.g. Azure, AWS, Alibaba Cloud etc.
  • Demonstrable experience as either the sales lead or SME for advanced analytics business pursuits

What we will provide you

  • We strive to recruit the talented people. This means you will be surrounded by highly skilled and passionate individuals wherever you go at EY.
  • When you join our team, you open the door to a stimulating international career. It is rewarding to be part of an organization that is at the forefront of analytics. You will get a chance to work on and support sophisticated and market-leading products. We are a global organization with a promising future and lots of opportunities for you to evolve and grow.
  • A culture where respect, integrity and teaming define the way we work together. You'll also find support for your continuous growth and success.
What working at EY offers
  • Support, coaching and feedback 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
About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, experience/knowledge 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.  

Apply now.

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