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

Information Security Analyst

(Ad ID: ISANL-12/17)

SYNTAX is looking for an Information Security Analyst, who enjoy security work and possesses both deep and wide expertise in the security space, to join our team. This is a great opportunity for developing a high level career in one of the most prestigious Greek companies. The candidates will work in a highly motivating environment, which encourages team spirit, cooperation and continuous learning, as a member of a very competent team.

Role Main Responsibilities:

  • Lead and/or assist in the Data Loss Prevention objectives
  • Handle New DLP alerts and Perform a first-level assessment on the False Positive and propose enhancements to DLP policies to identify and appropriately protect content while in use, in motion, and at rest
  • Investigate issues that arise with alert generation and coordinated resolution in a timely manner
  • Analyze, identify, and document data gathered from the output of the DLP tool
  • Effectively communicate with end users of various levels, from business teams across the organization, to resolve and remediate DLP violations
  • Must have the ability to identify gaps in procedures, and willingness to communicate them to the team, as well as the business, and suggest improvements
  • Develop periodic status reports that communicate the health of, and risk to the DLP and business, as well as reporting on key metrics being provided by the tool

Main Competencies:

  • MSc in information security or related field
  • Hands-on experience in Symantec DLP security technologies
  • Minimum 3 years’ working experience in building and maintaining security systems
  • Security certifications such as CISM, CISA, CEH, CISSP, Security+ and GSEC will be plus
  • Good knowledge of networking concepts and protocols
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

Remuneration:

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Athens, Greece

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

ITSM Software/Systems Engineer

(Ad ID: ISSE/12_2017)

SYNTAX IT Inc., established in 1994 in Athens, Greece with a presence in EU and the Arab Gulf countries, is seeking to recruit young software or system engineers who are motivated to career development in IT Service Management.

The candidate will work as part of SYNTAX’s field engineers team, with key responsibilities that include:

· Cooperation with customers in order to:

  • Understand current environment, operations support, and workflows.
  • Prepare technical proposals for ITSM solutions.
  • Implement, train and support SYNTAX’s offered solutions

· Cooperation with internal sales teams to promote SYNTAX solutions by conducting pre-sales activities (customer analysis, presentations, Proof of Concepts etc.)

Qualifications & Prerequisites:

· BSc/MSc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.

· At least 2 years hands-on experience with:

  • Implementation and configuration of ITSM solutions in complex environments
  • Configuration of Ticketing, CMDB and Discovery tools and solutions

· 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 in Greek and English.

· Ability to travel abroad, frequently.

· Willing and able to quickly learn innovative technologies and Best Practices.

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 of large enterprises.

Please send your CV to hr@syntax.gr. indicating the position ISSE/12_2017.The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

Assurance Software/Systems Engineer

(Ad ID: ASSE/12_2017)

SYNTAX IT Inc., established in 1994 in Athens, Greece with a presence in EU and the Arab Gulf countries, is seeking to recruit young software or system engineers who are motivated to career development in ITOM including but not limited Service Assurance, Applications Performance Management and Experience Analytics.

The candidate will work as part of SYNTAX’s field engineers team, with key responsibilities that include:

· Cooperation with customers in order to:

  • Understand current infrastructure, applications and services setup, and operations.
  • Prepare technical proposals for the monitoring of these applications and systems.
  • Implement, train and support SYNTAX’s offered solutions

· Cooperation with internal sales teams to promote SYNTAX solutions by conducting pre-sales activities (customer analysis, presentations, Proof of Concepts etc.)

Qualifications & Prerequisites:

· BSc/MSc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Systems.

· At least 2 years hands-on experience with:

  • Administering systems or applications in complex environments (multiple server installations, various application server technologies)
  • Configuration of Monitoring tools

· 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 in Greek and English.

· Ability to travel abroad, frequently.

· Willing and able to quickly learn innovative technologies and Best Practices.

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 of large enterprises.

Please send your CV to hr@syntax.gr. indicating the position ASSE/12_2017. The applications will be handled with high confidentiality.

DevOps Transformation Consultant

(Ad ID: DTC_11/17)

International Career Opportunity

You have hands-on experience in developing enterprise grade applications. You understand the ins and out of source code management, build cycles and Continuous Integration. You have practical experience in setting up a continuous delivery pipeline. You know the various types of SCA and you can analyse the needs and requirements for testing (unit, regression, functional, performance, load). You have worked in an agile and DevOps oriented organization before.

The ideal candidate has a strong desire to learn and investigate DevOps and Continuous Delivery tooling, has experience with traditional legacy application architectures as well as some level of experience with cloud native technologies.

You will be expected to assess and measure the current DevOps and Continuous Delivery maturity and define a multi-phase transformation program.

You will become a respected “coach” to transition the customers people & processes & tooling towards a more optimized Continuous Delivery pipeline.

IT Engineer’s University Degree and strong communication and program management skills are required.

If you wish to apply, send your resume, along with a photo and cover letter explaining your career aspiration, please contact us at hr@syntax.gr indicating the subjects “Ad ID (DTC_11/17).

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 .