KPMG Associate Director, Unified Communications Architecture in Montvale, New Jersey

Business Title: Associate Director, Unified Communications Architecture

Requisition Number: 68517

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: NJ

City: Montvale

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 an Associate Director, Unified Communications Architecture to join our KPMG Technology Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop roadmaps and participate in the standards process for security solutions and partner with Architecture teams to develop solution designs

  • Maintain deep technical and business knowledge of industry directions and trends in the area of system engineering

  • Drive to deliver technology and products in the roadmap on schedule and with the highest quality

  • Provide advice, guidance and direction to carry out plans and procedures, ensuring schedule attainment, product development process adherence, performance and budget targets are met

  • Provide last tier support for operations and support teams, including root cause analysis and preventative analysis

  • Create documentation required to support all deployed solutions

Qualifications:

  • Minimum eight years of experience in an IT environment with three years of experience managing and supporting large/complex projects

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Excellent verbal/written communication, collaboration, analytical and presentation skills to lead an environment driven by customer service and team work; must be able to set goals and participate in strategic initiatives for a team; and foster the development of high performance teams and interface with all levels of the organization; ability to participate in development of resource plans and structures and influence organizational priorities

  • In depth knowledge of Ethernet, TCP/IP, switching and routing design concepts, network analyzers, Advanced Voice/Video Communications (Cisco/Skype), Voice over IP/IPT (Cisco,CUCM, Skype), Video delivery solutions, Video Conferencing, Lync/Skype integration, Video Conferencing Architectures (Polycom,/Cisco/SFB), Advanced audio, video, and network troubleshooting

  • Knowledge of Enterprise WAN concepts (MPLS, QoS), load balancing hardware and concepts, Firewalls, Cloud concepts and solutions, Core Microsoft Services (AD/DHCP/DNS/WINS), Network/Voice/Video Management, Cisco UCS product family, webcasting solutions, Content Delivery Networking (Internal/External) preferred

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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