KPMG Associate, State and Local in Albany, New York
Associate, State and Local
Albany, New York
Requisition #: 36306
Practice Area: Advisory
Location: Albany, NY
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KPMG is currently seeking a Business Analyst in State and Local Sfor ourpractice.
Evaluate integrator and client deliverables related to requirements specification, process analysis, system-based and manual controls, functional design, and test plans for government accounting systems
Conduct on-going reviews of integrator deliverables through system development life cycle (SDLC)
Evaluate risks related to requirements management, business process definition, testing processes, internal controls, project communications, training, and organizational change management
Review business process and information security controls to help provide effective, efficient, and secure access to information within applications
Clearly communicate business functional issues to various levels of clients and internal staff
Establish standards by which deliverables will be measured, understand the process used to create the deliverables, review deliverables against established standards, and identify gaps and root causes
A minimum of one year of experience as a business analyst during the system and/or user acceptance testing planning or execution of a health and human services engagement in a team environment
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university preferably in business, human services, management information systems, computer science, or public policy
Demonstrated experience with application development, system evaluations and support for health and human services, including unemployment, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Medicaid Management Information Systems, and child services Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information Systems
Strong understanding of data models and typical SDLC phases
Demonstrated experience assisting other organizations in reviewing or implementing Information Technology Infrastructure Library standards
Applied experience related to Enterprise Architecture and Service Oriented Architecture
Travel may be up to 80-100%
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
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 or military status, genetic information, genetic disposition and or carrier status, domestic violence status, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, status with regard to public assistance, 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.
KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.
Personal Time Off (PTO)
Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).
401(k) and Pension Plans
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
Health Care Flexible Spending Account
Mortgage Assistance Program
Hyatt Legal Plan
Benefits vary by employment status.