Career Opportunities

SYNTAX’s success is driven by the performance of its people.

In order to bridge our customers’ ongoing needs with new technological solutions, areas of expertise and business opportunities, SYNTAX relies on talented and driven individuals that make our knowledge and operational expansion a reality.

SYNTAX seeks to lure quality people to take on the responsibilities of overseeing a dynamic & versatile market, providing for complex and diverse customer needs.

If you wish to submit your resume along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration, in Greek or English, please contact us at: hr@syntaxitgroup.com

Careers in IT solutions, areas of expertise and business services

(Ad ID: SJBD 03/2021)

As a Senior Java Back-end Developer, you will take the lead in transforming technology and creating evolution that will empower our clients. Based on functional and technical requirements, you will perform coding, testing and implementing configuration, by applying state of the art methodologies to produce modern software applications.

Responsibilities

  • Design, build, test and maintain scalable and stable off the shelf application or custom-built technology solutions to meet business needs.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for Application Software developers and Engineers.
  • Interact with team members to determine best solutions.
  • Interact with product owners and end-users to understand business needs.
  • Collaborate with front-end developers and other members of the team to improve application usability/performance.
  • Write functional requirement and design documents and guides.
  • Help other back-end and front-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.
  • Meet with business partners to understand business needs.
  • Be responsible for overall design of the solution.

Key Requirements & Prerequisites 

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field.
  • M.Sc. degree will be considered a plus.
  • At least 5 years of Java experience.
  • At least 4 years of Java frameworks experience, preferably JEE, otherwise Spring.
  • Solid experience designing web service APIs with SOAP and REST.
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Experience in working with Scrum & Kanban.
  • Knowledge of CSS3 and HTML5.
  • Java Application Server Knowledge, preferably Glassfish.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in Greek and English

Competencies and Skills desired:

  • Experience in gathering business requirements and mapping technical solutions in a positive and performance-driven way.
  • Capable of handling complexity, possess a strong bias for action, stay flexible and have the capability to focus and prioritize so as to execute effectively.
  • Maintaining a highly organized and efficient implementation process.
  • Good delegation and time management skills.
  • Problem-solving abilities.
  • Enthusiast and supporter of Innovation, Simplification, Ownership and Human Touch.
  • Team player with leadership abilities.
  • Ability to work intensely and independently to tight deadline dates.

We offer a competitive remuneration package, directly associated with the skills and your expertise, and the opportunity to evolve your career in the most dynamic business areas in today’s international marketplace.

Please send your CV to hr@syntaxitgroup.com indicating the position SJBD 03/2021.

The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID: SJFD 03/2021)

As a Senior Java Front-end Developer, you will take the lead in transforming technology and creating evolution that will empower our clients. Based on functional and technical requirements, you will perform coding, testing and implementing configuration, by applying state of the art methodologies to produce modern software applications.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the design, development and testing phase of applications to meet business needs.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for Application Software developers and Engineers.
  • Interact with team members to determine best solutions.
  • Interact with product owners and end-users to understand business needs.
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and other members of the team to improve application usability/performance.
  • Write functional requirement and design documents and guides.
  • Meet with business partners to understand business needs.
  • Be responsible for overall design of the solution.

Key Requirements & Prerequisites 

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field.
  • M.Sc. degree will be considered a plus.
  • At least 4 years of Java experience.
  • Excellent Knowledge of CSS3 and HTML5.
  • UX practices and responsive design understanding.
  • Good experience of JavaScript.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in Greek and English.

Competencies and Skills desired: 

  • Experience in gathering business requirements and mapping technical solutions in a positive and performance-driven way.
  • Capable of handling complexity, possess a strong bias for action, stay flexible and have the capability to focus and prioritize so as to execute effectively.
  • Maintaining a highly organized and efficient implementation process.
  • Good delegation and time management skills.
  • Problem-solving abilities.
  • Enthusiast and supporter of Innovation, Simplification, Ownership and Human Touch.
  • Team player with leadership abilities.
  • Ability to work intensely and independently to tight deadline dates.

We offer a competitive remuneration package, directly associated with the skills and your expertise, and the opportunity to evolve your career in the most dynamic business areas in today’s international marketplace.

Please send your CV to hr@syntaxitgroup.com indicating the position SJFD 03/2021.

The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID: (SPM 02/2021))

Senior employment.

SYNTAX is seeking for an experienced a Senior Project Manager – Team Leader, combining technical architectural view & business management professional experience, with strong personality and excellent communication skills.

Key Requirements & Prerequisites

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Finance / Accounting / Business Administration / Techno economic systems, or related field.
  • A Master’s or PhD will be considered a plus.
  • Minimum of 5+ years hands on experience in insurance industry and consulting in projects.
  • Technical background and/or technical understanding in the following technologies Oracle PL / SQL / Oracle Service Bus, Microsoft C# / .NET Core, HTML Technologies and Frameworks (Angular, BootsTrap, CSS etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in Greek and English – knowledge of other languages will be considered a plus.
  • Familiarity with contemporary financial and insurance tools will be considered a plus.
  • Ability to mentor, coach, and effectively transfer expertise to colleagues. Experience in leading a small team will be considered as competitive advantage.
  • Working knowledge of project management processes and tools.
  • Experience in gathering business requirements and mapping technical solutions in a positive and performance-driven way.
  • Capable of handling complexity, possess a strong bias for action, stay flexible and have the capability to focus and prioritize so as to execute projects effectively.
  • Eager to constantly learn and be ready to support any colleague during the projects.
  • Analytical and data-led approach.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the deliverables of the project and process the implementation.
  • Be a key person in supporting the organizations implementing strategy.
  • Support in the preparation of business cases for key projects.
  • Create, develop and manage the project plan, tasks, timelines and KPI’s.
  • Be responsible for communicating the objectives, and the requirements to the team.
  • Be the primary and focal contact during project implementation.
  • Cooperate with the development team for the implementation of the project.
  • Own coordination between organizations and fulfillment teams.
  • Monitor and report on project status and issues.
  • Follow-up and retrospectives after projects are delivered, as well as documentation during and after project implementation.
  • Coordinate and contribute / prepare the project management reports and deliverables.

We offer a very competitive remuneration package, directly associated with the skills, expertise and competence in delivering in time and quality your assignments, as well as the opportunity to evolve your career in the most dynamic business areas in today’s international marketplace of large enterprises.

Please send your CV to hr@syntaxitgroup.com indicating the position SPM_02_2021

The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID: WL_2101)

SYNTAX, is seeking to recruit an IT Engineer that will join the company’s professional services team, implementing strategic, software based solutions in customers in Greece and the Arab Gulf countries.

The ideal candidate should have a degree in Computer Science and/or Software Engineering and experience in any of the market leading Workload Automation solutions (BMC Control-M, CA Automic, StoneBranch etc.). He/she will be part of a competent team of experienced software consultants and will be involved in pre-sales, implementation and after sales support engagements, delivering complex software solutions in major companies in the Banking, Insurance, Telco and Petrochemical sectors.

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Software Engineering, Computer Science or Information Systems.
  • 3 – 5 years of hands on experience in similar roles.
  • Extensive experience with popular operating systems (Windows, Linux, Unix).
  • Experience in scripting languages (VBScript, JavaScript, PowerShell, Unix/Linux shell)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent command of Greek and English language, along with strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.

Additional Qualifications will be considered as a plus

  • M.Sc. in Computer Science or Information Systems.
  • Working experience in Workload Automation Solutions (any of BMC Control-M, UC4, TWS).
  • Experience in software development using Java, C# or other modern frameworks.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server stack (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS) or Oracle equivalent

We are committed to developing our staff and encourage personal development, providing ongoing training and development for all our consultants throughout their careers with us.

If you wish to join us place submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English to Mr. Panos Zotos ( pzotos@syntax.gr ) indicating the position (WL-2101).

All applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID: JFS-0620)

We are seeking to recruit a Full Stack Web Developer, with proven experience on Java-based Web Applications, to join our development team

SYNTAX is seeking to recruit a talented and motivated Full Stack Web Developer, with strong technical skills and teamwork spirit, to join our software development team offering professional services in one of the major insurance companies in Greece, leader in Digital Insurance and Agile Transformation, that is currently planning its next generation of customer-centric digital solutions.

Position and Responsibilities

The candidate will work in a highly motivating environment, which encourages team spirit, cooperation and continuous learning, as a member of a very competent software team. The responsibilities of the ideal candidate include:

  • Design, implement, test, and maintain various Web-based, critical software applications in Java, as a member of a scrum team.
  • Work with analysis, operations, and test teams to achieve the best possible outcome within time and budget.
  • Regular exposure to business stakeholders.

Qualifications

  • B.Sc./M.Sc. in Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML/CSS and JavaScript frameworks.
  • Solid experience with programming in Java, design patterns and OOP principles, REST / SOAP based APIs
  • Very good knowledge of the Java EE stack (Servlet, JSP, JPA, JAX-WS, JAX-RS, JCDI).
  • Databases (SQL, Hibernate, DB2)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.
  • Excellent command of English (oral and written).
  • Experience with Apache Wicket is a strong plus.

We offer a competitive salary directly associated with your skills and expertise and the opportunity to evolve your career in the most dynamic business areas in today’s marketplace.

Please send your CV to Mr. Panos Zotos ( pzotos@syntax.gr ) indicating the position (JFS-0620). The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID: JSE-0620)

We are seeking to recruit Java Software Engineers to join our professional services team for the Insurance sector

SYNTAX, a software and IT consulting company established in 1994 in Athens, Greece with major clients in the banking, insurance and telecom sectors, is seeking to recruit talented and motivated Java Software Engineers, with strong technical skills and teamwork spirit, to join our professional services team. The candidate will work as part of SYNTAX’s team in one of the major insurance companies in Greece, leader in Digital Insurance and Agile Transformation, that is currently planning its next generation of customer-centric digital solutions.

Position and Responsibilities

The candidate will work in a highly motivating environment for agile software development, which encourages team spirit, cooperation and continuous learning, as a member of a very competent software team. The responsibilities of the ideal candidate include:

  • Design, implement, test and maintain various Web-based, critical software applications in Java.
  • Work with analysis, operations, and test teams in order to achieve the best possible outcome within time and budget.

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • Very good knowledge of the Java programming language.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design principles and patterns.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.

Preferred Qualifications

  • M.Sc. in Software Engineering or Information Systems, with a solid foundation on data structures, algorithms, and distributed systems.
  • Extensive experience with object-oriented programming in Java. Programming with Groovy is a plus.
  • Very good knowledge of the Java EE stack (Servlet, JSP, JPA, JAX-WS, JAX-RS, JCDI).
  • Good knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript (including major frameworks such as jQuery, Bootstrap, React.js).
  • Experience with relational database design, or other NO-SQL solutions.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to design, implement, test, and maintain complex subsystems.
  • Experience in working with Eclipse, SVN and JIRA.
  • Excellent command of English (oral and written).

We offer a competitive salary directly associated with your skills and expertise and the opportunity to evolve your career working in market-leading Digital Insurance projects, following agile processes across everyday tasks.

Please send your CV to Mr. Panos Zotos (pzotos@syntax.gr) indicating the position (JSE-0620).The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID: DE_0321)

We are seeking to recruit Data Warehouse Engineers to join our professional services team for the Insurance sector.

Position and Responsibilities

The candidate will work in a highly motivating environment, which encourages team spirit, cooperation and continuous learning, as a member of a very competent team. The responsibilities of the ideal candidate include:

  • Gather business requirements and transform them into specifications for the Data warehouse design and configuration
  • Design new data structures, add to and optimize existing data schemas.
  • Understand key strategies and business processes of internal clients across the organization in order to provide the best solution to achieve their outcomes.
  • Design and implement ETL (extraction – transformation – loading) processes from various data sources to the Enterprise Data Warehouse
  • Research and recommend innovative and automated approaches.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems or related field
  • 2 -4 years of experience as a business or technical professional in business intelligence, data modeling or related field.
  • Experience in designing, building, and maintaining ETL processes geared toward delivering Business Intelligence.
  • Knowledge of data warehouse methodology and data modeling.
  • Experience in defining and documenting complex systems requirements
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written
  • At least 2 years of hands-on experience in Data Warehouse implementation using platforms such as MS SQL Server, DB2, SAP Hana etc. and ETL tools such as Informatica, MS SSIS etc.

We offer a competitive salary directly associated with your skills and expertise and the opportunity to evolve your career in the most dynamic business areas in today’s marketplace.

Please send your CV to Mr. Panos Zotos (p.zotos@syntaxitgroup.com) indicating the position (DWE-0321). The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

(Ad ID IDM_ 0320)

The IDM Senior Engineer will provide consulting services and will implement leading Identity and Access Management software to large organizations and enterprises in EU and the Arabian Gulf.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop Identity Management System requirements, processes, and design specs based on organizational needs
  • Design and implement the IDM suite
  • Implement new functionality in IDM system based on organizational requirements
  • Provide production support to Identity Management system developed
  • Develop new solutions based on requirements and analysis
  • Design and configure IDM components including resource adapters and synchronization

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field with minimum 5 years’ experience
  • Solid understanding of Identity Management (IDM), Single Sign On (SSO) and security concepts.
  • Working knowledge of the following technologies:
    Firewall Rules, Networking, Application Servers, Web Servers, Active Directory, LDAP, Windows, UNIX
  • Ability to manage setup and configuration of Policy servers, Web agents, Secure Proxy Server
  • Knowledge of authentication with hands-on implementation experience with SAML, OAuth, MFA, OpenID and Kerberos
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Identity and Access Management business processes.
  • Ability to resolve or manage SiteMinder production issues
  • Experience on configuring federated applications on SiteMinder using SAML 2.0 or WSFED, both as service provided and identity provider.
  • Ability to monitor performance metrics and tune the system.
  • Experience with one or more directories, including Active Directory, Sun Directory Server, or CA Directory
  • Knowledge of programming language like Java, J2E etc.
  • Hands on deployment experience with CA IDM products will be considered an advantage
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment.

Send your CV to hr@syntax.gr  indicating the position (IDM_0320).

(Ad ID: UXD_1219 )

We are seeking to recruit FrontEnd Developers (UI) to join our professional services team for the Insurance sector.

Position and Responsibilities

The candidate will work in a highly motivating environment, which encourages team spirit, cooperation and continuous learning, as a member of a very competent software team. The responsibilities of the ideal candidate include:

· Design and implement the user interface of critical Web-based applications, from layout to function, and according to business specifications.

· Create visually appealing sites that offer a great customer experience.

· Regular exposure to business stakeholders.

Minimum Qualifications

· B.Sc. in Software Engineering or Information Systems.

· Excellent knowledge of HTML/CSS and Javascript frameworks (Node.js, jQuery, React, AngularJS, etc.)

· Solid experience with programming in Java, design patterns and OOP principles, REST / SOAP based APIs

· Databases (SQL, Hibernate, DB2)

· Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

· Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.

· Excellent command of English (oral and written).

Preferred Qualifications

· M.Sc. Software Engineering, Information Systems, or related field.

· Ability to design and implement interfaces that create a great user experience.

· Experience with Apache Wicket is a strong plus.

· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

· Team player, willing to transfer knowledge and step up to new challenges.

We offer a competitive salary directly associated with your skills and expertise and the opportunity to evolve your career in the most dynamic business areas in today’s marketplace.

Please send your CV to Mr. Panos Zotos ( pzotos@syntax.gr ) indicating the position (UXD_1219). The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

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