KPMG Associate, CIOA State and Local in Austin, Texas

Business Title: Associate, CIOA State and Local

Requisition Number: 67666

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: TX

City: Austin

Description:

The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking an Associate in CIO Advisory for our Management Consulting practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Support Technology (IT) project assessments through interviews, data analysis, and the documentation of findings, identification of project risks, support the development of risk mitigation strategies, and support the implementation of IT management technology at client sites

  • Liaise with client stakeholders and subject matter professionals

  • Lead portions of engagements under the supervision of the engagement manager

  • Act as a subject matter professional in one or more IT domains and/or industry markets

  • Provide input into engagement decisions including project planning and resource allocation

  • Assist in the creation of proposals and other new business development efforts, and in developing or updating firm methodologies regarding technology operations services

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of one year of IT or business experience; State and Local government consulting experience preferred and bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related discipline from an accredited college/university

  • Previous experience performing Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) or Quality Assurance (QA) services is preferred

  • Strong technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills and strong communication (written and oral) skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with limit supervision

  • U.S. citizenship required

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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