KPMG Senior Associate, Disaster Recovery in Saint Louis, Missouri

Business Title: Senior Associate, Disaster Recovery

Requisition Number: 68682

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: MO

City: Saint Louis


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, Disaster Recovery to join our KPMG Technology Organization.


  • Support the planning and coordinating of periodic tests, documenting the results of tests, identifying and communicating recommended enhancements to the plans and procedures

  • Ensure adherence to the Firm's Disaster Recovery Governance Framework and IT contingency policies

  • Provide assistance in documenting procedures, training materials and DR policies as assigned

  • Conduct research projects upon request

  • Involve key stakeholders and management in systems or strategic discussions and document resolution

  • Participate in operational projects to mature and grow the Firm's Disaster Recovery program


  • Minimum three years technology background with good knowledge of the relationships between data centers, servers, networks, databases and applications

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

  • Competent with MS Office Suite; Visio, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Microsoft Project

  • Attention to detail with the ability to manage more than one concurrent work assignment; ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

  • Strong verbal/written communication, problem solving, analytical and independent judgment skills to support an environment driven by customer service and team work

  • Ability to positively influence, mentor and be a credible source of knowledge to less experienced team members

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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