KPMG Application Administrator in Montvale, New Jersey

Business Title: Application Administrator

Requisition Number: 67322

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NJ

City: Montvale

Description:

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 Senior Associate, .Net Application Administrator to join our KPMG Technology Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide installation, upgrades, maintenance, monitoring and support for custom .net application

  • Perform backup, recovery, restore, replication on custom .net application

  • Install and manage applications and dependent components, including packages that utilize IIS, Microsoft Reporting Services

  • Monitor application and take corrective action to prevent or minimize system downtime

  • Triage and Troubleshoot incidents to resolve application incidents. If necessary, co-ordinate with third party vendors and development teams towards a successful issue resolution

  • Develop and maintain run books, architecture diagrams, maintenance plans, and other platform related documents

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years of experience in administrating Web and .NET based applications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft technologies including .NET IIS and reporting solutions; solid understanding of SQL Server administration and middleware technologies like ESB and MQ series

  • Experience in configuring, working and troubleshooting with Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS), Active Directory, Kerboros; experience in troubleshooting performance issues on Microsoft server 2008,2012 and SQL server 2008,2012

  • Must have experience with end-to-end application testing, defect management, change and release management and escalation processes; experience working in a production support environment providing On-Call support, including off hours and weekend support as necessary

  • Strong verbal/written communication, problem solving, analytical and independent judgment skills to support an environment driven by customer service and team work; ability to positively influence, mentor and be a credible source of knowledge to less experienced team members; US Citizenship is required

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, 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.

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