KPMG Sr. Software Engineer - Healthcare & Life Sciences in New York, New York

Business Title: Sr. Software Engineer - Healthcare & Life Sciences

Requisition Number: 66322

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Data Analytics, Healthcare

State: NY

City: New York


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 Sr. Software Engineer - Healthcare & Life Sciences, to join our Advanced Analytics Organization.


  • Lead the development of big data analytics and cloud applications to facilitate the work of data scientists and solution developers

  • Work with KPMG industry experts to understand the needs and analytics use cases

  • Architect, develop, build, test, and deploy applications using iterative, and agile-like development processes

  • Translate advanced business analytics problems into technical approaches that yield actionable recommendations, in diverse domains such as risk management, product development, marketing research, supply chain, and public policy

  • Architect and develop applications for cloud environments utilizing cloud computing services

  • Communicate results and educate others through insightful visualizations, presentations, and demonstrations


  • Bachelor's or higher from an accredited college/university in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Engineering, or related fields from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree with a minimum of 7 years of experience; or PhD with a minimum of 4 years of experience

  • Fluency in several programming languages such as Python, Java, or Javascript, with the ability to pick up new languages and technologies quickly

  • Knowledge and experience of distributed computing and big data systems (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Pig, Storm, Kafka, etc) , Relational Databases (RDBMS), SQL and NOSQL data stores

  • Experience with Healthcare data and applications

  • Proficiency with Git, Jira, Confluence and with Linux/Unix environments; proficiency with Agile software development

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to work in dynamic team environments, and multi-task effectively

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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