IT Due Diligence Senior Associate-Application Architecture

RSM Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 months ago

RSM is seeking an IT M&A Due Diligence Senior Associate with experience in application development/architecture (Java or .NET) to join the Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) practice. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established, nationally award winning practice that is experiencing exceptional growth.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Manage fast-paced technology due diligence engagements for private equity (PE) and strategic clients

  • Evaluate technology strategy, organization, business applications, infrastructure and controls as they relate to the operations of the business and the client's proposed investment thesis. In addition, identify compliance, operations, revenue and growth risks.

  • Develop, as part of a team, technology strategy and planning deliverables for complex carve-out and integration transactions

  • Produce high quality value driven diligence reports and experience participating with clients in meetings critical to closing the transaction (e.g., representation and warranties)

  • Identify pre and post-close business opportunities and enhance go-to market strategies

  • Lead teams to generate a vision, establish direction and motivate members, create an atmosphere of trust, the leveraging of diverse views, and coaching of staff

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven track record of success developing customized application architecture for clients

  • 3-5 years of Application Development experience and architecting custom development solutions

  • Java/Oracle Application development experience preferred, but open to individuals with .NET or Python experience

  • Interest in moving away from development into a strategic, consultative approach with clients

  • Bachelors degree required, Masters degree preferred

  • Successful track record of building and growing a Transaction Advisory Service practice

  • Experience with developing and supervising staff both on engagements and in developing their skills and career

  • Demonstrated capability identifying and addressing client needs, including the development of sustained meaningful client relationships.

  • Must possess a high degree of integrity and confidentiality

  • Able to travel 50%, as necessary (post-covid)

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

Experience RSM US. Experience the power of being understood.

RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

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