KPMG Solutions Architect in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Title: Solutions Architect

Requisition Number: 66208

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: GA

City: Atlanta


The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide 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 Solutions Architect to join our KPMG Spectrum practice.


  • Overall ownership of application design and architecture for specific products within the Asset Business portfolio, with a focus on product delivery and innovation

  • Contribute to the evolution of and enhancements to the architecture of cloud based SAAS infrastructure

  • Provide technical direction and guidance, development oversight and support the successful delivery of projects

  • Provide a leadership role in product ideation and technology stack selection

  • Stay current with recent technology/market trends and latest innovations as it relates to new technology

  • Manage the development, documentation and communication of the technology architecture


  • Ten plus years of Technical Architecture experience designing and implementing complex, B2B enterprise-scale products in large/strategic customer segment

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in an appropriate field from an accredited college/university

  • Strong track record of implementation delivery with a demonstrated ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies to convert them into product solutions and experience with integration and security patterns and technologies such as service gateways, trusted subsystem, reverse proxies, basic authentication, web service authentication, identity Federation, SAML, OAUTH, x509 certificates, TLS, at rest encryption, key management

  • Strong OO foundation with hands on experience in designing Linux based B2B applications using Java, application middleware (WSO2 preferable), messaging middleware (JMS, AMQP preferable) and databases (PostgreSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB preferable)

  • Strong experience with fault-tolerant cluster computing architectures (Apache Spark, Mesos preferable), real-time event stream processing (Apache Spark Streaming preferable), content/news analysis and data mining applications

  • Experience with web technologies (AngularJS, Tomcat, D3.js, HTML5 preferable) and native mobile technologies (iOS specialization preferable) is a plus and experience with AWS based hosting, deployment and security architectures including EC2, ELB, Route53, KMS and HSM also a plus

KPMG offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG, an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran. 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.

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