Thesis Intern Technology Solutions Financial Services

  • EY
  • Netherlands
  • jan 11, 2021
Thesis Internship Finance Consulting

Job Description

Are you interested in the latest tech developments and are you fascinated by digital trends in the financial sector? Do you have a study background in Business, Economics, Finance, or Computer Science? Do you enjoy trying to understand the world of digital and emerging technologies and are you willing to go the extra mile to achieve great team results? Then it’s time to hit the ground running and apply for our vacancy for Thesis intern in our Technology Solutions Financial Services team!

What we do

EY is one of the largest service providers in the world. Our Digital and Emerging technologies team operates in today’s constantly changing financial landscape. Financial institutions are facing the need to change their business models to stay in the game. Advancements in innovation and technology combined with changes in regulations and accounting standards result in new and challenging issues that our clients face on a daily basis. We help our clients translate their business needs into technology accelerated solutions. Whether it is related to regulatory requirements, developing more efficient processes, or enabling our clients to serve their customers better; we aim to combine our market, technical, and business expertise with the best suitable solutions. The areas that we cover range from:

  • Determining the impact of business, regulatory, accounting, and finance driven changes and translating them into technology solutions
  • Performing (risk) assessments for both IT & business processes and building solid digital governance frameworks around them
  • Improving end-to-end financial and regulatory reporting processes by standardizing and/or automating activities with the ultimate goal of achieving efficiency through the use of new technologies
  • Optimizing customer experiences for complex financial solutions by means of developing platforms to enable direct and more efficient customer contact processes
  • Transforming complex processes into simplified and automated workflows
  • Building real-time management information dashboards and applying analytics to allow for further business optimization

What can you expect as a thesis intern – enriching experiences that will last a lifetime

  • We offer you a challenging and exciting internship in a rapidly changing innovative environment
  • As a thesis intern it is your responsibility to carry out independent research
  • Your supervisor and the rest of the team can help you determine a thesis topic/research question relevant to both your academic studies and our professional focus
  • On top of your thesis work, and in consultation with your supervisor, you can gain valuable work experience by participating in consulting projects with clients a number of days, depending on your wishes
  • At EY, each individual has an unique contribution with his/her vision and opinion. So yours too! Our culture is open, in which attention towards diversity is embedded

What you can contribute – skills for shaping the future

  • You are in the last phase of your Master study in Business, Economics, Finance or Computer Science
  • You are eager to learn new skills, and interested in showing us and our clients what’s on the technology horizon
  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills: written, presentation and influencing
  • You are fluent in English
  • You are interested in learning more about what it would be like to work at EY as a full-time consultant

Become part of our high-performing teams!

If you have any questions, please contact Solange van Heemstra, Recruiter, via +31 615886484 or via e-mail: 

An (online) assessment and a pre employment screening are part of the application procedure. 

Due to laws and regulations, and because EY (and in some cases its clients) has high demands on the reliability and integrity of its employees, every new employee will be screened. Depending on your rank the pre employment screening could contain the following: Certificate of Conduct (in Dutch: VOG) or - if requesting a Dutch VOG is not possible - Criminal Background Check of the country you are currently living or have lived during the last five years,  integrity questionnaire, verification of ID, diploma’s and/or work experience and consultation of the Dutch insolvency registry.

If you have any questions, please contact the recruiter as mentioned above.