KPMG Associate Director, Solutions Architect in St Louis, Missouri
Associate Director, Solutions Architect
Requisition #: 35628
Practice Area: Business Support Services
Location: Atlanta, GA; Grand Rapids, MI; St Louis, MO; Montvale, NJ; Dallas, TX
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KPMG is currently seeking an Associate Director, Solutions Architect to join our KPMG Technology organization.
Create, maintain and communicate the overall roadmap and solution architecture specification for various software development projects
Provide technical design and architectural leadership to multiple teams and projects to help ensure applications are integrated and adhere to stated architectural and design principles and standards
Lead efforts to architect, design, develop, and implement technology-enabled business and technical information solutions encompassing multiple specializations, platforms, and technologies
Design and implement the architecture to support the firm's application portfolio including the existing and new solutions and leading a team of hands-on delivery architects and developers; Design and implement the service-oriented architecture to support the firm's application portfolio including the existing and new solutions
Research, analyze, recommend and implement new technologies, standard processes, tools and techniques to further the firm's software solutions offerings to support the business
Review business process and technical solution designs to help ensure selection of appropriate technology, efficient use of resources and integration of multiple systems and technologies
Minimum of eight years of experience in technology, application and information architectures and the delivery of applications in distributed processing environments, including ten years of relevant architecture experience
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
In-depth cross-domain understanding of the applicability of software solutions and off-the-shelf software; Experience in application and software engineering, architecture and tools training or certification
Experience leading a team and setting direction for system design, development and implementation; preferably within the financial services industry; Demonstrated experience communicating technology strategy and direction to all levels of management, end users, and technical staff
Experience in mobile architecture and development using Native and Hybrid approaches
Excellent verbal/written communication, collaboration, analytical and presentation skills to lead an environment driven by customer service and team work; Able to set goals and participate in strategic initiatives for a team; and foster the development of high performance teams and interface with all levels of the organization; Ability to participate in development of resource plans and structures and influence organizational priorities
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.