KPMG Senior Associate, Cloud Monitoring in Saint Louis, Missouri

Business Title: Senior Associate, Cloud Monitoring

Requisition Number: 66759

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: MO

City: Saint Louis

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 Associate, Cloud Monitoring to join our KPMG Technology Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily tasks to support existing systems and fulfill ad-hoc requests for monitoring, reporting, projects, and emergency issues

  • Work closely with decision makers in other departments and business units to identify, recommend, develop, implement and support custom system and application monitoring opportunities that will pinpoint issues before they cause an outage or reduce downtime when failures occur

  • Maintain up to date knowledge of new hardware and software developments; evaluate alternative approaches and recommend new software or modifications to enhance operations and development activities

  • Consult with IT staff and clients to determine the impact of new or revised applications on existing software

  • Develop and maintain process and procedure documents

  • Take lead on the implementation of major efforts and projects, as well as highly visible issues

Qualifications:

  • Three years of experience working with Windows Server administration and supporting an enterprise class monitoring solution for production environments

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

  • Strong technical skills in Windows server operating systems (2003 to current versions), as well as other related disciplines such as Database (Oracle/MS SQL Server 2000 to current version)

  • Knowledge and experience in administration and server technology, for Windows, VMWare, and Solaris and also with the deploying and administration of the MS System Center product, with concentrations in OM, Orchestrator, and APM and experience in monitoring and alerting critical business applications, encompassing APM, infrastructure, network, and hardware

  • Scripting skills in Perl, Powershell, and UNIX with the bility to develop SQL queries and procedures

  • Experience with APM tools like App Dynamics, Solarwinds APM(SAM), log monitoring tools like Splunk or KIWI Syslogger, URL monitoring, synthetic transactions and emulating the customer experience

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, pregnancy, veteran status, 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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