KPMG Senior Associate, Business Analysis in Montvale, New Jersey

Business Title: Senior Associate, Business Analysis

Requisition Number: 66185

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology, Data Analytics

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 Business Analyst to join our Data & Analytics Team.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with clients and IT professionals to identify and document business, user and software requirements and processes

  • Define and document software requirements for developers and participate in the technical evaluation of software modifications that will enhance operating and development activities

  • Prepare documentation, presentations, charts, tables, and diagrams; conduct reviews for scope, business justification, and requirements deliverables including use cases, prototypes, and business rules

  • Review test plans and scenarios to help ensure an accurate, effective product and validate output/solutions, identifying and documenting system deficiencies and recommending new methodology

  • Document and track the status of client inquiries, enhancement requests, change requests and review defects produced by QA testing to confirm severity and clarify issues based on priority and details of business requirements

  • Deliver and manage requirements to time and cost for projects; exhibit personal accountability to prioritize work to meet milestones and complete deliverables throughout project lifecycle

Qualifications:

  • Minimum five years of solid hands-on business analysis experience; preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Skills in organizing information based on documentation analysis and interviews with IT professionals including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into software and operational requirements

  • Knowledge of industry standard business analysis practices and techniques such as user stories, use cases, logical UML models/diagrams, and BABOK

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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