EY Tax Technology, Senior IT Business Analyst in Wilayah Persekutuan (KL), Malaysia

Title: Tax Technology, Senior IT Business Analyst

Location: MY-Wilayah Persekutuan (KL)-Kuala Lumpur

Job Number: KUA001HY

Tax helps businesses to find their way through the maze of ever-changing and highly complex tax regulations, so they can meet all their tax obligations and make better decisions, based on a clear understanding of the risks relating to their tax position. You’ll develop deep technical skills and sector knowledge in a business area critical to every organization. You’ll play an integral role in providing solutions for businesses, helping them to address tax issues and make the most of opportunities.

The opportunity

You’ll help our clients assess, improve and monitor their tax function’s processes, controls and risk management and maintain effective relationships with the tax authorities. Our unwavering commitment to quality service and our technical networks enable us to help clients reduce inefficiencies, mitigate risk and improve opportunities within their tax functions.


Your key responsibilities

  • IT Business Analysis

  • Provides research and analysis to review and support business operations and presents findings to project leader

  • Advises and collaborates with key internal and/or external clients to elicit complex business issues, determine root cause(s), and determine business requirements (functional and technical)

  • Documentation of business requirements and ensuring clients sign-off

  • Designs business solutions for assigned area(s) of responsibility

  • Involve in demos building and presentation using recommended IT Tools

  • Coordinate user testing and provide input to improve the quality of the IT Tools

  • Tax Knowledge

  • Develop and maintains knowledge on current and emerging tax technical developments/trends and assess the impact to existing business requirements

  • Identifies and directs the tax knowledge base and how to share across external and internal clients

  • Provides direction on initiatives to build and enhance the tax knowledge base tools

  • Participates in Tax profession and industry developments and trends

  • Project management

  • Experience in implementation of IT projects end to end

  • Maintain and manage IT projects including project scope, cost, schedule, and contractual deliverables

  • Must be able to establish project management framework and apply techniques for planning, tracking, change control, and risk & issues management

  • IT Technical

  • Lead and engage in the development, customization, testing and /or selection of tax technology tools and systems both internally within EY and for our clients

  • Perform and coordinate technology tools and systems maintenance and upgrade

  • Assessing and improving current processes and data flow surrounding existing IT tools

  • Involve in building of demos with recommended IT Tools

  • Able to troubleshoot and coordinate with vendors on IT Tools bugs and issues tracking

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong drive to excel professionally, and to guide and motivate others

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • Dedicated, innovative, resourceful, analytical and able to work under pressure

  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Management or a related field

  • Minimum of 4 years of work experience in Information Technology development and implementation or a related field

  • Experience in one or more of the following preferred: SharePoint, Microsoft Visual Basic, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL, database design, and business intelligence and analytics, including Tableau or TIBCO Spotfire.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Proven experience helping organizations design or implement effective Information Management & Governance programs with an emphasis on improving data quality.

  • Is able to understand how the different tax technologies work, provide an unbiased approach to software selection, and implement tax systems using leading practices for clients in Malaysia (understanding of tax technology tools preferred but not essential).

  • Application control, program and project delivery design, architecture and solution design, information management and operations.

  • Vendor selection assistance, controls/security design and implementation, pre/post go-live support and training on tax technology tools.

  • Enterprise application assessments including controls and security design reviews, process performance improvement and utilization assessments.

  • Understanding of and/or implementation experience with any ERP systems is preferable

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package commensurate with your work experience where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements, where this may be needed, guided by our FWA Policy. Plus, we offer:

• 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, expertise 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.

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