KPMG Manager Forensic Technology Data Analytics in Short Hills, New Jersey

Manager Forensic Technology Data Analytics

New York, New York

Requisition #: 34066

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Chicago, IL; Montvale, NJ; Short Hills, NJ; New York, NY

Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides 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 a Manager Forensic Technology Data Analytics in Risk Strategy & Compliance - Forensic for ourpractice.


  • Assist Advisory financial services clients in evaluating, validating, enhancing, and automating financial crimes systems such as anti-money laundering, sanctions systems, and fraud prevention/detection systems

  • Select features and building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques

  • Data mining using methods for pattern discovery and clustering and perform testing or algorithms to identify problems and measure performance

  • Process, clean, and verify the integrity of data used for analysis

  • Enhance data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems

  • Write reports summarizing project work conducted for review by KPMG project leadership and ultimately the client


  • Minimum of five years of relevant professional experience

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/university in one of the following areas: Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, Economics, Mathematics

  • Understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, CART and other tree based models.

  • Experience with common data science toolkits such as R, Python, MatLab, SAS, SPSS, SQL, or Tableau

  • Experience in the concepts of statistical inference such as hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, probability, ANOVA, or Chi-Square

  • Statistics skills such as distributions, statistical testing, and regressions

  • 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.

Our Benefits


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

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.