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Advisory - Data & Analytics - Big Data ArchitectEY
  • Central
  • Salary negotiable
  • Posted on 13 Aug 2019
Advisory - Data & Analytics - Big Data ArchitectEY

Job Highlights

  • Bachelor Degree
  • 6+ years industry experience in Data & Analytics
  • Fluency in 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 a Big Data Architect, you will work with our Hong Kong team to design and architect BI & Advanced Analytic 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.  

This role will find you:
  • Architecting and designing Big Data platforms on cloud or on-premise
  • Advising clients on latest big data and analytic technologies
  • Mentoring junior team members
  • Documenting the architecture against business requirements
  • Providing Architecture input to pre-sales activities
  • Presenting and explaining Big Data Architecture technologies to senior client stakeholders


To qualify for the role, you must have
  • 6+ years industry experience in Data & Analytics with 1-3 years experience in a similar role as a Solution Architect, Data Warehouse Architect or Big Data Architect
  • Experience with or knowledge of traditional DW environments: Teradata, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server
  • Experience with or knowledge of Batch and real-time streaming technologies such as Datastage, Informatica, ODI, Spark, Flink, Kafka
  • Experience with or knowledge of Big Data platforms such as Hortonworks, MAPR, EMR, HDInsight or Cloudera
  • Experience with or knowledge of cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform or Alibaba
  • Strong communications skills, written and verbal

Your past experience might have found you playing the role of:

  • Data Architect, Big Data Architect, Solution Architect, Data Warehouse Architect


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Fluency in English
  • Knowledge and experience in end-to-end project delivery, either traditional SDLC or agile delivery methodologies (or hybrid approaches)
  • Exceptional communication, documentation and presentation skills
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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