KPMG Senior Associate, Emerging Technology Risk Services - Mobile in Chicago, Illinois

Business Title: Senior Associate, Emerging Technology Risk Services - Mobile

Requisition Number: 65885

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: IL

City: Chicago


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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate in IT Advisory (ITAS) - IT Audit & Assurance for our KPMG Risk Consulting practice.


  • Plan and execute client engagements focusing on business processes and risk management in areas such as IT strategy, IT program management, cyber security, service delivery and operations, third party management, data management, application management/SDLC and service continuity management amongst others

  • Conduct IT risk assessments to identify risk and controls gaps and provide sustainable solutions for executing risk mitigation project

  • Stay current with industry standards and regulatory requirements around IT such as COBIT, ITIL, etc

  • Apply understanding of Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) tools and technologies


  • A minimum of three years of experience in any of the following areas: IT Risk Management, 2nd line of Defense, Risk & Compliance, CISO or IT Strategy

  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field from an accredited college/university

  • Hands-on experience performing IT risk assessments to identify risk and controls gaps as well as providing sustainable solutions for executing risk mitigation

  • In depth knowledge of service delivery models, network infrastructure, mobile devices, web applications, and other information security topics

  • Strong understanding of IT Frameworks (i.e. COBIT, ITIL, ISO and COSO)

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%

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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