KPMG Senior Associate, Linux Developer in Montvale, New Jersey

Business Title: Senior Associate, Linux Developer

Requisition Number: 67986

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Data Analytics

State: NJ

City: Montvale


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, Linux Developer to join our Advanced Data & Analytics Organization.


  • Work with offshore development team resources to aid with onsite project deployment, configuration, and troubleshooting through the full life cycle of custom Linux based apps

  • Act as a point of contact and issue resolution troubleshooter for various existing Linux based production services

  • Work within the full systems lifecycle, including tasks which go beyond basic setup, including tuning, performance optimization, and advanced troubleshooting of system health issues

  • Provide support to application users and aid in providing scripting and light development to automate repetitive tasks

  • Work as a liaison between infrastructure teams and development teams to facilitate necessary environment changes

  • Manage development team requirements and goals to adhere to best practices and ensure quality of service and stability is maintained


  • A minimum of five years of experience in Linux administration (RedHat preferred), network and/or application support

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

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Linux applications and services, troubleshooting active issues and ability to quickly learn new tools

  • Working knowledge of the following technologies a bonus: Hortonworks Hadoop, PostgreSQL, Python, Ruby, RHEL 6/7

  • Ability to install applications from source and vendor provided media or repositories

  • Strong disaster recovery techniques including replication and backup

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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