KPMG Associate Director, Robotic Process Automation Technical Lead in Park Ridge, New Jersey

Business Title: Associate Director, Robotic Process Automation Technical Lead

Requisition Number: 68688

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NJ

City: Park Ridge

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 Associate Director, Robotic Process Automation Technical Lead, to join our KPMG Technology Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Direct the activities of onshore/offshore development managers, technical project leaders and developers

  • Manage direct reports, including developing and mentoring employees to build high performing teams

  • Oversee phases of the system development and implementation process including analysis, design, development, testing, and ongoing support for the client area's application systems in an environment of diverse development platforms

  • Function as a primary client contact for fulfilling project requirements and coordinate activities with IT management

  • Lead project planning, scheduling, status reporting and project budget, as well as establish and analyze staffing requirements within guidelines

  • Implement projects consistent with long-range IT plans and installation standards, as well as develop and execute an application roadmap for existing applications including technology upgrades, maintenance, and issue resolution

Qualifications:

  • Minimum eight years of experience leading innovative technical implementations; four years of experience in managing Robotics Process Automation projects

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Strong understanding of Cognitive (IBM Watson, Microsoft Cognitive ) platforms

  • Experience managing other developers including onshore and offshore, interfacing with clients and vendors, creation of project schedules and project status reporting

  • Experience with full project life cycle including planning and executing application implementation and the creation of support procedures

  • Strong verbal/written communication, with ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels of responsibility and authority; must be able to prioritize, delegate and foster the development of high performance teams to lead/support an environment driven by customer service and team work; strong trouble-shooting and organizational skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously; ability to participate in resource planning processes based on defined organizational plans

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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