Senior Associate, Digital Sherpa

Kpmg Mclean , VA 22107

Posted 2 months 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 Senior Associate in RC - Digital Solutions & Enablement for our KPMG Risk Consulting practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the Product Management function for the development/launch/support of innovative tools and products that support our varied solutions within Risk Consulting

  • Work with business and technology teams to document and validate business requirements, market considerations (timing/sizing), and differentiation requirements

  • Ability to translate business needs into technology backlogs

  • Participate and analyze an annual technology roadmap, including complex dependencies

  • Support analysis driving accurate and complete reporting

Additional Responsibilities for Senior Associate:

  • Support demo/proof of concept and high level client pursuit integration

  • Lead a team and work with business and technology teams to document and validate business requirements, market considerations (timing/sizing), and differentiation requirements

  • Own and direct an annual technology roadmap including complicated dependencies

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of one year of experience in supporting technical product development projects; documenting business requirements and translating technical information between business and technical audiences

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; Master's degree from an accredited college/university and prior consulting experience is preferred

  • Previous exposure to secure software and cloud software development, Agile Methodology and/or Scrum Master, Jira, Confluence and/or TFS

  • Active listening and interviewing skills and the ability to understand common technology architecture language

  • Ability to travel as needed, can be significant at times

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

Additional Qualifications for Senior Associate:

  • A minimum of three years of experience in supporting technical product development projects; documenting business requirements and translating technical information between business and technical audiences

  • Previous team lead experience

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to gain the confidence and respect of Management

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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