Consultant (M/F/D) Technology Advisory at FORRS

Munich, Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Nuremberg, Frankfurt, Berlin, Leipzig, Cologne, Stuttgart 

FORRS employees form a team of independently thinking personalities. Everyone counts, everyone contributes when it comes to realizing sustainable solutions for our clients’ complex challenges. We see ourselves as a young and dynamic consulting organization with a high level of industry expertise and a flat hierarchy. Our clients include banks, asset managers, and energy and commodity trading companies. We love to identify optimization potentials along the entire process chain from trading, risk management to settlement, to show possible solutions and to take responsibility for the implementation. We work highly professionally and are ambitious. And that is why we need you and your know-how. 

Your Responsibilities

  • IT Strategy and Conception – As a consultant, you design IT architectures, system landscapes and processes for international operating corporations. 
  • Optimization, automation, or digitalization initiatives are the challenges for the project teams you strengthen. 
  • Our project teams develop solutions suitable for the environment of the respective customer. You actively contribute to our customer projects with your knowledge and skills. 
  • You accompany implementation projects as a contact person between the IT and business departments of our customers. 

Your Profile 

  • Above-average university degree (diploma/master’s degree) in mathematics, computer science, business informatics or a related field 
  • Knowledge of complex IT architectures and data structures in the trading environment 
  • Knowledge of common software development frameworks, techniques, and methodologies
  • Practical experience with programming languages (e.g., Python, C#, Java, …) and database technologies (SQL, NoSQL, …) 
  • Experience in the implementation of microservice architectures and APIs 
  • Ideally, experience in consulting projects or the energy industry 
  • Strong analytical skills and a structured approach of work 
  • Customer oriented way of work and confident appearance as well as high quality awareness 
  • Fluent in German and English, both written and spoken 
  • Willingness to travel and the flexibility required in the consulting environment 

Our Offer

  • Engaging in a growing company offers a long-term perspective
  • Development opportunities on professional and personal level through internal training and promotion and funding of professional certifications (e.g., CFA, ERP, FRM)
  • Development opportunities through independent work, diverse feedback and networking opportunities and responsibility
  • Appreciation at eye level and feedback culture
  • Collegial atmosphere and flat hierarchies

We highly value curious and motivated individuals who can work both independently and as part of a team. As a consulting organization FORRS is constantly evolving with the evolution of all our team members as our foundation. Our client assignments will challenge you and our experienced consulting team will actively support you, so that you master major challenges contributing to your personal development.