Your day-to-day :
Responsible for the global Business Intelligence (BI) platform used in ING’s Group Services (BI tool - Cognos Analytics from IBM) : deployment, monitoring, testing, performance;
Using Agile SCRUM principles to deliver, maintain and extend the data analytics & reporting platform;
Actively involved in platform automation and orchestration, both from technical and process points of view; focused on establishing, managing, and configuring Cognos Analytics environments;
Being in charge of the reliability and stability of the platform;
Proactive in coming up with improvements and new solutions - identifying best approaches from technical and risk perspectives.
Whom we are looking for :
We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated team-player to be part of the Business Intelligence team who has the following characteristics :
5+ years of experience maintaining high availability applications on Linux environments;
Operating systems like Linux and Windows (with a focus on Linux), knowledge on troubleshooting and performance;
High experience with Continuous Integration / Delivery;
Good knowledge of monitoring tools like Elasticsearch / Logstash / Kibana;
Effective decision making / problem solving skills (debugging, testing);
Experience with SQL / PLSQL;
Willingness to learn new things & technologies (automation tools, OS related, storage related);
JAVA (object-oriented programming) awareness;
Ability to understand and translate user requirements;
Experience with pair programming; Passionate about development and operations;
Good team player and communication skills; Fast learner and willing to improve daily;
Excellent written and spoken English skills.
Your project and work environment :
The Business Intelligence as a Service (BIaaS) is a receiver ready solution based on the standard Business Intelligence technologies used in ING (IBM Cognos Analytics and Microsoft PowerBI) for controlled and exploration reporting.
The solution is providing extensive features and integrations which makes it possible to have entities and business units onboarded and it is instantly ready for providing reporting, dashboarding and storytelling capabilities.
Its main purpose is to contribute to the Think Forward strategy by providing users easy access to data, self-service Business Intelligence (BI) capabilities to support them with their data-based decision making, thus resulting in the following benefits;
Shorten time to deliver Business insight and value;
Reduce the number of Business Intelligence (BI) Products;
Optimize the IT capacity, service and resourcing to lower costs (ING overall and per entity / country / domain);
A standardized way of working and Business Intelligence (BI) processes will allow us to deliver consistent reports and information in a compliant manner;
Ease of reuse and adaption of Business Intelligence (BI) applications, reports, metrics and views;
Expose Meta Data and provide insight into the MetaData used.
Why ING :
ING is a frontrunner in the transformation of banking and a company that puts technology at its heart.
Our mission is to empower people to stay a step ahead in life and in business and provide products services that make our customers’ life easier.
What enables us to deliver the best banking experience is Technology mastered by the best IT specialists in the market.
Hence, with up to 9,000 IT professionals worldwide, we are constantly striving for innovation, using not only top-notch technologies but also the latest methodologies in software development.
In addition to developing products and services aimed at offering the best client experience, the IT experience at ING Romania goes beyond local borders.
Therefore, in recognition of the high standards of IT engineers in Romania, in 2014, ING opened a Center of Excellence that develops banking software solutions for several countries in Europe.
The IT community in ING Romania gathers more than 1000 IT specialists and it is expanding fast.