KPMG Manager, Cloud Enabled Resiliency in Houston, Texas
Manager, Cloud Enabled Resiliency
New York, New York
Requisition #: 34043
Practice Area: Advisory
Location: Denver, CO; Atlanta, GA; Chicago, IL; Boston, MA; New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; Dallas, TX; Houston, TX; McLean, VA
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KPMG is currently seeking a Manager in CIO Advisory for ourpractice.
Lead business development, client pursuits, and service proposals for cloud and hybrid technology resiliency and identify and structure key issues and plan research and analysis activities that generate insight to drive IT resiliency strategy and performance improvement
Manage development of enhancements to the data center disaster recovery and computing transformation methodologies and contribute thought leadership content and lead clients' data center disaster recovery current state assessments, evaluate rationalization opportunities, sourcing options (including cloud) and economic models, and recommend strategic direction
Lead architectural design of DRaaS for client hosted services and lead architectural design and implementation for Cloud based application resiliency utilizing Cloud Service Provider's (Azure or AWS) available service offerings
Direct implementation and migration to new disaster recovery data centers and IT infrastructure services including internal solutions and external services (including cloud)
Lead risk analyses of IT infrastructure domains to identify points of vulnerability and recommend risk reduction strategies and solutions (including cloud)
Primary liaison with client stakeholders and subject matter professionals including business continuity, risk management, data center engineers, architects, and managers and manage engagement staffing, financials, quality and risk
A minimum of five years of IT infrastructure operations, engineering and/or architecture, with at least two years developing and testing disaster recovery or IT business continuity plan and a minimum of two years of data center technology management, strategy and transformation management
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field; Master's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, or Information Systems preferred and past or current certifications (e.g., business continuity certification, Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Azure, AWS)
Demonstrated ability to identify business opportunities, attract new business, and build lasting professional relationships with senior level IT executives
Experience with cloud services (DRaaS, PaaS, and IaaS) evaluation and implementation
Technology experience, including server, storage, virtualization, high availability architecture, and data center computing transformation from strategy to design and implementation and experience in infrastructure automation and instrumentation, unified communications, collaboration, database / application server architecture, network, and information security is preferred
Strong leadership, business, technical, analytical, problem solving and verbal and written communication skills
Travel may be up to eighty to one hundred percent
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
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, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, 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.
KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.
Personal Time Off (PTO)
Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).
401(k) and Pension Plans
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
Health Care Flexible Spending Account
Mortgage Assistance Program
Hyatt Legal Plan
Benefits vary by employment status.