Director, Development

Kpmg Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 2 weeks ago

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 Director, Development to join our Digital Business Transformation organization. This opportunity is open to internal candidates from all KPMG US locations and external candidates interested in being based in one of the cities listed within this posting.


  • Strategic and proactive accountability for ensuring technology alignment with business objectives and the KPMG overall technology strategy

  • Steer overall business expectations, perceptions and support ongoing two way communication of technology strategies, priorities and governance

  • Direct and lead multiple development projects, development group(s) and/or application support functions in support of multiple clients and business groups; Partner closely with business stakeholders to outline technology fiscal planning and be accountable for overall technology spend

  • Develop solid business relationships becoming a trusted advisor with key leaders and stakeholders to proactively support business objectives; Business Executive level escalation point ensuring business expectations, goals and objectives are met

  • Oversee of all phases of the system development and implementation processes including analysis, design, development, testing, and ongoing support for the client area's application systems in an environment of diverse development platforms, computing environments, software, hardware, technology, and tools

  • Manage the team's project planning, scheduling, status reporting and project budgets; Maintain relationships with vendors and professional organizations


  • Minimum ten years of experience in Information Technology - systems analysis and application program development

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; Master's degree from an accredited college/university is preferred

  • In-depth knowledge of the system development life cycle, the clients' area's functions and systems, and application program development alternatives

  • Experience managing and directing systems development or systems maintenance project teams

  • Ability to develop and execute multi-faceted business plans; Capability to foster the development of high performance teams and ability to develop strategic organization and resource plans, defining next generation business and leadership needs

  • US Citizenship is required

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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