KPMG Associate Director, Unified Communications Architect in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Business Title: Associate Director, Unified Communications Architect

Requisition Number: 67950

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NJ

City: Woodcliff Lake


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 Director, to join our Global Information Technology Organization.


  • Develop a strategy and roadmap for the Unified Communications Topic Area

  • Maintain the Technical Reference Model taxonomy for the Unified Communications Topic Area

  • Create and maintain Reference Architectures for the Unified Communications Topic Area

  • Work with the governing bodies and management to create, publish, and promote Unified Communications Topic Area direction

  • Serve as an architectural resource for projects and other solution development activities by providing the direction and support to Solution Architects for the aspects related to their Topic Area for all solutions developed

  • Create Technology Standards documentation, leveraging the input from the related product owners


  • Minimum ten years of experience with IT architecture development, managing, and providing leadership

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Management, Computer Science(s), Information Technology/Security or equivalent work experience

  • Specialist in Unified Communications technologies including Skype for Business, audio conferencing, and video conferencing

  • Certifications related to the role which may include TOGAF, ArchiMate or BPMN is preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact and influence all levels of employees in bridging the gap between technology and business

  • Hold a valid passport and able to travel to Global locations periodically on business assignment

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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