KPMG Senior Associate, Enterprise Backup Administrator in Saint Louis, Missouri

Business Title: Senior Associate, Enterprise Backup Administrator

Requisition Number: 66319

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, Enterprise Backup Administrator to join our KPMG Technology Organization.


  • Provide administration, maintenance, configuration, and ongoing support of server infrastructure hosting Enterprise Applications

  • Resolve complex enterprise system hardware and software problems; collaborate with peer teams and vendors to coordinate solutions

  • Recommend actions for fine tuning and capacity planning of existing systems

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of new hardware and software developments; participate in the evaluation of alternative approaches and new software or modifications to enhance operations and development activities; develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures

  • Participate in generation and/or implementation of new ideas for enhancements and improvements

  • Interface with business clients and technology staff to implement solutions that meet business needs and addresses impact of new or revised applications on existing infrastructure; this includes the installation and testing of new enterprise system software and hardware releases


  • Minimum three years of senior level systems administrator experience; preferably in large Enterprise Level Data Centers

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

  • Experience in Veritas NetBackup administration, engineering, design, planning and implementation; NetBackup Agent (VMware, MSSQL, Exchange, Oracle) configuration & implementation; strong UNIX scripting skills (bash/python/perl)

  • Daily operational backup job failure troubleshooting and remediation; experience with EMC Data Domain and Veritas Netbackup Appliance storage system management including hardware configuration, software configuration, replication, performance monitoring and reporting

  • Experience supporting Disaster Recovery from a data replication, host, and backup infrastructure perspectives

  • Demonstrated knowledge of VTL, OST, NDMP, storage/SAN hardware; experience including arrays, SAN and replication hardware

KPMG offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG, an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran. 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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