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Expressions of Interest - Senior Report Developer | Data & Analytics

Location:  Canberra
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  24-Nov-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  1253661

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. 



What if we didn’t focus on who you are now, but who you could become?


At EY we believe that whoever you are, your uniqueness helps us stand apart.  


We bring together extraordinary people, like you, to build a better working world. 


EY DnA is the data and advanced analytics capability within EY Asia-Pacific, with over 500 specialist employees working across multiple industry sectors.


What’s in it for you?  


We are looking for a Report Developer with experience designing reporting systems using Power BI or IBM Cognos technologies to work within the Technology Consulting – Data and Analytics team to join our office in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Brisbane or Adelaide. 


As a Senior Report Developer, you will support our clients in defining and implementing a data journey aligned with their strategic objectives. Some of your responsibilities will include:


  • Working closely with delivery and technical leads, data engineers, report developers, testers and end-users ensuring seamless solution delivery outcomes. 
  • Applying best practices to the design of visualizations. 
  • Applying experience in Power BI or IBM Cognos to effectively communicate business meaning and simplify report development for technical and business users.
  • Applying quality assurance best practices to verify reports function optimally and ensuring the feature changes do not break functionality. Thus includes, providing guidance to testing teams with "what to test" and "how to test".
  • Keeping stakeholders (internal and external) up to date on progress, problems and associated solutions. 


What we’re looking for 


Here’s our ‘wish list’ but don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes. We’re interested in your strengths, what you want to learn, and how far you want to go.  


  • Hands-on experience with design, build and system testing of data visualisation reports using Power BI or Cognos.
  • Experience working on Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing or analytics projects 
  • Knowledge of data reporting systems, practices and standards.
  • SQL skills, including database and report optimisation analysis.
  • Knowledge and experience in either traditional SDLC or agile delivery methodologies (or hybrid approaches).
  • Australian Citizenship and the ability to obtain security clearance – due to the nature of this role, this is essential.


Ideally, you’ll also have


  • Additional experience or exposure to other database or BI tools (e.g. Tableau, SAS VA)
  • Advanced analytics experience including predictive analytics.
  • Analytical mind set / someone that challenges assumptions.
  • Strong problem solver, someone comfortable to challenge the status quo
  • Exceptional communication, documentation and presentation skills
  • Responsibilities, Qualifications, Certifications - External


What we can offer you 



Acknowledgement of Country 

EY acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which EY offices are located around Australia. We pay our respects to their cultures, and to their Elders — past, present, and emerging. Find out more about our vision for reconciliation at 


Apply now… we’re over 9,000 perspectives in Australia and we’re ready to welcome yours.  

At EY we take inclusivity seriously, and we’re committed to removing barriers and improving the employment prospects of people with disability or long-term health conditions. We encourage you to share any support and adjustments you need to be your best and participate equitably in our recruitment process. We understand sharing your needs with us can be daunting, so if you have questions before or during your application, we welcome you to get in touch at or +61 3 8650 7788 (option 2). Anything you tell us will be kept completely confidential. 


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. 

Our preferred applicant will be required to undertake employment screening by EY or our external third-party provider.


EY | Building a better working world 
EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.  
Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.  
Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.  

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