KPMG Senior Associate, Network Infrastructure Technology in Chicago, Illinois
Business Title: Senior Associate, Network Infrastructure Technology
Requisition Number: 66793
Area of Interest: Information Technology
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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate in CIO Advisory for our Management Consulting practice.
Help assess client's network and IT infrastructure, evaluate rationalization opportunities, sourcing options (including cloud)/ economic models, and recommend strategic direction
Support clients in implementing and migrating to new network infrastructure services, including cloud, IaaS and PaaS
Assist with the planning, design, build and implementation of network technical solutions, and operational processes
Provide project and program management functions for network improvement and transformation programs
Evaluate and mitigate risk on new and existing network transformation programs
Ability to do cost analysis while using standard financial concepts to determine the impacts of technical decisions
A minimum of three years of experience in network transformation and management; prior consulting experience in the delivery of IT advisory services preferred
Bachelor's and/or Master's degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Sciences or appropriate field
Experience in network infrastructure, network transformation, IT infrastructure, operations, and architecture; IaaS experience preferred
Knowledge of Cisco and competitor product lines and network service providers
Certifications in Cisco CCNA/ CCNP desired
Excellent oral and written communication skills as well as technical analytical and problem solving ability; Travel may be up to 80-100%
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
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, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information, 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.