KPMG Business Analyst in New York, New York

Business Title: Business Analyst

Requisition Number: 67258

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NY

City: New York

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 Business Analyst in State and Local for our Management Consulting practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate integrator and client deliverables related to requirements specification, process analysis, system-based and manual controls, functional design, and test plans for public services and state and local government engagements

  • Conduct on-going reviews of integrator deliverables through systems development life cycle (SDLC)

  • Evaluate risks related to requirements management, business process definition, testing processes, internal controls, project communications, training, and organizational change management

  • Review business process and information security controls to help provide effective, efficient, and secure access to information within applications

  • Clearly communicate business functional issues to various levels of clients and internal staff

  • Establish standards by which deliverables are measured, understand the process used to create deliverables, review deliverables against established standards, and identify gaps and root causes

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of one year of experience as a business analyst during the system and/or user acceptance testing planning or execution of a public sector information technology transformation engagement in a team environment

  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate major such as social sciences, public administration, business administration, computer science, engineering, accounting, or economics from an accredited college/university

  • Experience with project, program, or portfolio management specifically with large-scale transformation programs involving business and process organization and technology components

  • Strong understanding of data models and typical SDLC phases

  • Demonstrated experience assisting other organizations in reviewing or implementing information technology infrastructure library standards

  • Ability to formulate and express ideas clearly and effectively in verbal and written presentations

  • 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, 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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