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@syntax.gr

Careers in IT solutions, areas of expertise and business services

Java / Angular JS Software Engineers

(Ad ID: AJS-0417)

For Immediate Employment

We are looking for young software engineers who are motivated to career development in software development.

You will be mainly concerned with the mechanics, operability and reliability of UI but still you need to be able to understand / develop back-end software. You will be working for the development of an innovative software technology with our team members in Athens and Brussels.

We would like you to have the following:

  • Academic thinking and working level.
  • 2 + years of proven professional experience on JavaScript and  MVC frameworks  AngularJS,
  • Able to set up a test and deployment environment for JavaScript projects.
  • Fluent in HTML, CSS, DOM and JavaScript libraries (such as Bootstrap or jQuery).
  • Excellent spoken and written command of the English language.

It would make us smile if: 

  • You are familiar with having an OWL as a “pet”.
  • You are fluent in user-interface design.
  • Experience with NoSQL backends.
  • Knowledge of view technologies (JSP or Thymeleaf preferably).
  • You have knowledge of CRUD and design patterns (model-view -controller).
  • You understand Tomcat, SQL and Spring/Springboot
  • You speak French or Dutch.

 

What we offer:

  • Get involved with state-of-the-art technologies and innovative projects.
  • Be part of a fast growing company and built an international career
  • Competitive salary and allowances

If you wish to apply, send your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration, please contact us at hr@syntax.gr indicating the subject “Ad ID: AJS-0417”.

AS/400 COBOL Developers

Insurance Sector / 9 months project

(Ad ID COB-1116)

SYNTAX, a software and IT consulting company established in 1994 in Athens, Greece with presence in Greece and the Arab Gulf countries, is seeking to recruit experienced AS/400 COBOL Developers, with experience in the Insurance Sector (Life) for an initial period of 9 months.

The candidates will work as part of our software development and consulting team, implementing migration and modernization projects for strategic, legacy applications.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BSc/MSc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • At least 5 years working experience on:
    • Software development using COBOL or RPG on AS/400
    • SQL
    • DB/400
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both oral and written.
  • Self-starter. Willing and able to quickly learn new applications and technologies.

Additional Qualifications that will be considered a strong advantage:

  • Experience in Data Integration Software (Informatica, Talend 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 hr@syntax.gr indicating the position (SE-INS-1116). The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

Software Engineers

(Ad ID: SWE-1215)

SYNTAX Information Technology wants to employ Software Engineer(s) to join its dynamic technical team.

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 technical team. The responsibilities of the ideal candidate include:

• Gain insight and experience working with new technologies in areas such as Application Performance, Big Data Analytics, Service Management, Automation tools.
• Build domain expertise and keep abreast on new technology, processes, systems & tools
• Work in small teams in an agile technical environment, with an opportunity to gain exposure to many of the key agile roles
• Design and code moderately complex units/modules/products that meet functional and business requirements on schedule and within budget
• Write and maintain documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections

Minimum Qualifications
• M.Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.
• Working knowledge of common operating systems (Linux, Windows, etc.)
• Working knowledge of common development languages (C++, Java, .NET, php, xml, Perl, Sql, etc.)
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
• Ability to work independently and also as part of a team.
• Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.
• Ability to travel abroad
• Self-starter. Willing and able to quickly learn new applications and technologies
Preferred Qualifications
• Good knowledge of networking and data center fundamentals will be highly appreciated.
• Good understanding of Web applications will be highly appreciated.
• Application development, release management, performance and testing
• Certifications in COTS Software

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at:

hr@syntax.gr – Fax: +30 210 656 0880

International Account Manager

(Ad ID: IAM-0316)

SYNTAX IT Inc. has a vacancy for an International Account Manager to lead the business development activities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The candidate shall hold MBA, MSc or PhD from renowned universities and have experience in IT.

His IT skills shall cover at least two of the main areas of SYNTAX expertise:
• Mainframe Applications & Systems Performance Management
• Applications Life Cycle Management
• IT Operations and Service Performance Management
• Data Management
• Information Security Governance Risk & Compliance

In addition, he shall have very good experience in two of the following industry sectors: Banking, Insurance, Telecoms, Energy, Oil, Manufacturing, Transportation and Government. Work experience in the above markets is a major advantage.

The candidate shall be proficient in oral and written English. Arabic speaking is a major advantage.

He must have a strong personality, excellent communication skills and teamwork mind. His assignment will require extensive travelling to KSA and the GCC countries.

If you wish to apply, send your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration, please contact us at hr@syntax.gr indicating the subject “Ad ID: IAM-0316”.

Master Data Management Consultant

(Ad ID: MDMC-0216)

SYNTAX is looking for a Master Data Management Senior Consultant, to lead the assessment, planning, and implementation of MDM solutions.  The consultant will have Solution Architecture (90%) and Project Management (10%) roles.

Prerequisites:

University Graduate in Software Engineering, proficient in oral and written English and excellent communication skills.

At least 4 years’ experience in System Development Life Cycle implementation in Master Data Management, Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and Business Intelligence (BI) projects.

Willingness to travel to customer locations (50%)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Promote MDM best practice to customers
  • Lead and participate in requirements gathering
  • Analyze and document systems, data sources and transformation requirements for effective enterprise data modeling
  • Identify and document current state and future state architecture
  • Build and implement business processes and governance models that help clients achieve business objectives
  • Define requirements for data matching and merging rules, survivorship criteria and data stewardship workflows
  • Provide subject matter expertise on data architecture, data migration and integrations
  • Help customers develop and implement Data Quality Management practices and tools
  • Configure MDM software to meet client requirements
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical and functional issues

Additional important qualifications:

  1. Proven experience with Informatica Power Center
  2. Open Linked Data.
  3. Internet of Things
  4. MSc, MBA or PhD
  5. Arabic and other EU Languages

 

Territory of work:

Greece – EU – Arabian Gulf

 

Compensation Package can include:

Salary according to qualifications, company car, private family insurance, performance bonus, stock options.

If you wish to apply with your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration, please contact us at hr@syntax.gr indicating the subject “Ad ID: MDMC-0216”.

.Net Platform Developers

(Ad ID: NetPD-1115)

SYNTAX is seeking to recruit  .Net Developers with experience in the implementation of contemporary applications for the Windows platform.

Required Skills

  • Solid understanding of Object Oriented development and .Net concepts
  • Hands-on experience in the implementation of contemporary applications on the .Net platform using C# (WF, WPF, WCF)
  • Experience in Web Development technologies (HTML5, jQuery, AJAX)
  • Excellent understanding of SQL and Relational Databases (preferably MSSQL and/or Oracle)
  • Good understanding of distributed operating systems (Windows, Linux)
  • Knowledge of Micro Focus COBOL will be considered a plus

Prerequisites

  • University or College Degree in computer science / software engineering
  • Post graduate studies will be considered a plus
  • Good command of English
  • Passionate about technologies and software development
  • Self-motivated and also able to work as part of a team

The candidate will work in a highly motivating environment developing and maintaining .Net based applications for the banking and insurance sector.

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.

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at:

hr@syntax.gr – Fax: +30 210 656 0880

Data Specialist

(Ad ID: DS-1015)

SYNTAX has a vacancy for a PhD holder or researcher in Metadata to participate as senior consultant in EU projects. This is a great opportunity for developing an international high level career.

The required competencies of the candidate shall cover the following: a) Very good knowledge of existing W3 standards on metadata, i.e. DCMI, DCAT, ADMS etc., and of technologies around Semantic Web and Linked (Open) Data.  b) Experience in describing information resources by using metadata to discover and re-use datasets from selected domains. c) Excellent communication skills. d) Proficient in English and optionally in one or more EU languages.

The assignment requires extensive travelling to EU Member States and could require travelling to the Gulf Cooperation Council countries.

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at LinkedIn or hr@syntax.gr .

Application Developers - Insurance

(Ad ID: ADI-1015)

SYNTAX is seeking to recruit AS/400 – COBOL developers for the implementation of Life Insurance Applications

Job Description

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 experienced AS/400 developers, with deep understanding of the Life Insurance Sector, who will join its development team.

Required Skills

–          Proven experience in the development of Life Insurance Applications using COBOL on the AS/400 platform

–          Good understanding of SQL and Relational Databases (preferably IBM DB/400)

–          Understanding of distributed operating systems (Windows, Linux)

Prerequisites

–          University or College Degree in computer science / software engineering

–          Good command of English

–          Self-motivated and also able to work as part of a team

The candidates will work in a highly motivating environment developing and maintaining AS/400 – COBOL based applications for the insurance sector.

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.

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at LinkedIn or hr@syntax.gr .

Java Software Engineers

(Ad ID: JSE-1015)

SYNTAX has a vacancy for four Java Software Engineers to participate in long term important project in a major multinational Insurance company. This is a great opportunity for developing a high level career.  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 the Digital Business Solutions team.
  • Work with analysis, operations, and test teams in order to achieve the best possible outcome within time and budget.

The candidate shall cover most of the following competencies:

  • 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.
  • Very good knowledge of SQL and relational databases (preferably IBM DB2).
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.

 

Optional competencies

  • 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, Dojo, Bootstrap).
  • Experience with database design, or other data storage 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).

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at LinkedIn or hr@syntax.gr .

Digital Analytics Specialists

(Ad ID: DAS-1015)

We are seeking to recruit Digital Analytics Specialists that will join our team working on long-term projects in one of the major Insurance companies in Greece

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 Digital Analytics Specialists, with a strong full-stack technical background and teamwork spirit to join our professional services team. The candidate will work as part of a team in one of the major insurance companies in Greece that developed and deployed the first and most successful online insurance platform and currently planning its next generation customer-centric digital solutions.

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:

  • Implement search engine optimization, digital data gathering, analytics and reporting.
  • Monitor, track, optimize effectiveness, and report on key digital business metrics.
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis to answer business questions and drive decisions.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • Very good knowledge of the JavaScript programming language (including jQuery or Dojo).
  • Very good knowledge of HTML5.
  • Demonstrated experience on SEO and SEM principles and best practices.
  • Solid experience with Web and Business Analytics (Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst) and Tag Management solutions (GTM, ADTM, Tealium).
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • Very good knowledge of the Java programming language.
  • Demonstrated experience with the Java Web technology stack (applications, modules, servlets, filters, pages, portlets, Web services).
  • Demonstrated experience on personalized targeting and A/B testing.
  • Good knowledge of the HTTP protocol and the REST architectural paradigm is a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience with Apache HTTP Server (including rewriting, reverse proxying, state management, load balancing) is a strong plus.
  • Experience with IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM WebSphere Portal will be highly appreciated.
  • 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 in the most dynamic business areas in today’s marketplace.

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at LinkedIn or hr@syntax.gr .

Internet Technology Specialists

(Ad ID: ITS-1015)

We are seeking to recruit full-stack Internet Technology Specialists that will join our team working on long-term projects in one of the major Insurance companies in Greece

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 Internet Technology Specialists, with a strong full-stack technical skillset and teamwork spirit to join our professional services team. The candidate will work as part of a team in one of the major insurance companies in Greece that developed and deployed the first and most successful online insurance platform and currently planning its next generation customer-centric digital solutions.

 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, support and Web-mastering corporate digital business Websites and applications.
  • Implement search engine optimization, digital data gathering, analytics and reporting.
  • Monitor, track, optimize effectiveness, and report on key digital business metrics.
  • Review Internet technologies and keep the company at the forefront of developments in digital business.
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis to answer business questions and drive decisions.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • Very good knowledge of the Java programming language.
  • Very good knowledge of the Java Web technology stack (applications, modules, servlets, filters, pages, portlets, Web services).
  • Excellent knowledge of the HTTP protocol and the REST architectural paradigm.
  • Excellent knowledge of Apache HTTP Server (including rewriting, reverse proxying, state management, load balancing).
  • Very good knowledge of the JavaScript programming language (including jQuery or Dojo).
  • Very good knowledge of HTML5.
  • Demonstrated experience on SEO and SEM principles and best practices.
  • Solid experience with Web and Business Analytics (Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst) and Tag Management solutions (GTM, ADTM, Tealium).
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM WebSphere Portal is a strong plus.
  • Demonstrated experience on personalized targeting and A/B testing is a strong plus.
  • Good knowledge of networking and data center fundamentals will be highly appreciated.
  • Good understanding of Web application security and API Management solutions will be highly appreciated.
  • 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 in the most dynamic business areas in today’s marketplace.

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at LinkedIn or hr@syntax.gr .

User Experience Engineer

(Ad ID: UXE-1015)

SYNTAX has a vacancy for four User Experience Engineers to participate in long term important project in a major multinational Insurance company. This is a great opportunity for developing a high level career.  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.
  • Work with analysis, operations, and test teams in order to achieve the best possible outcome within time and budget.

The candidate shall cover most of the following competencies:

  • Sc. in Software Engineering or Information Systems.
  • Solid experience with object-oriented programming in Java.
  • Excellent knowledge of the JavaScript programming language (including major frameworks such as jQuery, Dojo, Bootstrap).
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 with applications on responsive and adaptive cross-device user interface design.
  • Working knowledge of SEO and SEM principles and best practices.
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both orally and written.

 

Optional competencies

  • Sc. Software Engineering, Information Systems, or related field.
  • Ability to design and implement interfaces that create a great user experience.
  • Experience with Web Analytics (Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst) and Tag Management solutions.
  • Experience with IBM WebSphere Portal or Liferay Enterprise Portal will be highly appreciated.
  • Experience with Apache Wicket is a strong plus.
  • Working knowledge of the HTTP protocol and the REST architectural paradigm.
  • Experience in working with Eclipse, SVN and JIRA.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent command of English (oral and written).

If you wish to submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining your career aspiration in English, please contact us at LinkedIn or hr@syntax.gr .