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Join an entrepreneurial high growth Enterprise Advisory - Technology Integration team and be part of an exciting growth area for KPMG
You'll advise some of the fastest growing mid-markets clients across a variety of sectors
KPMG Australia is part of a global network providing extensive services across a wide range of industries and sectors. Our people collaborate, share their expertise and create innovation as we partner with clients to solve complex challenges, empower change, drive disruption and growth. We look for talented people with the potential to make an extraordinary difference for our clients, our firm and our communities.
Join an entrepreneurial high growth Enterprise Advisory - Technology Integration team and be part of an exciting growth area for KPMG. KPMG Enterprise is a specialist division of KPMG Australia, dedicated to advising the emerging, private and mid-market. Our purpose is to unlock tangible value for our clients from strategy through to execution. We work with established and emerging entrepreneurs, family businesses, private clients, not-for-profits and fast-growing companies to build successful organisations.
As an experienced Data Architect, you'll advise some of the fastest growing mid-markets clients across a variety of sectors. You will help customers identify opportunities for technology integration and define data strategy and operating model which underpin their organisational processes and objectives. Internally, you'll work closely with the broader technology integration team and play a key role in the development of our new Technology Integration Practice. Your goal is to establish trust, collaborate, share expertise and partner with clients to solve complex challenges, empower change, drive disruption and growth.
Your key focus with our mid-market clients will be.
Reviewing their current data environment structures and design the required data architecture and flow to support the integration strategy
Identify critical integration points to improve efficiency, productivity and quality of service
Ensure data architecture supports both Integration and API strategies which underpin the organisational strategy and desired future state
Leading vendor selection processes and managing risk & assurance for integration projects
Support the practice in converting sales in a range of sectors - local government, education, construction, financial services, energy and utilities, etc.
Manage client engagements, acting as a key contact and relationship owner with engagement stakeholders
Working closely with the practice leadership team to bring innovation to our existing capabilities to help KPMG remain at the forefront of strategy, operational excellence and technology integration
To be considered for this opportunity, your qualifications, skills and demonstrable experience should include:
Previous experience working for a well-regarded Management Consulting firm focused on data management and design of solutions, transformation and data structure design
A solid understanding of mid-market integration products that support business operations in the front, middle and back offices
Demonstrated experience in enterprise level software platforms such as ERP's, CRM's and HRMS's and how they treat data in an enterprise environment
Demonstrated experience in hybrid deployment architecture (cloud and on-prem) and data supply chain use cases (ingestion, storage, analytics and insights)
Technology operating models, digital transformation and sourcing approaches
Approaches to data governance and innovative ways of working
Manage the delivery of engagements, collaborating with clients to solve and implement solutions to address complex challenges across their business
Support the delivery effort role in the full end to end process of advisory engagements including conducting interviews, research and analysis, forming recommendations and report writing
Help your clients understand the 'art of the possible' with innovative and disruptive integration and data technology and tools
Drive the linkage between business strategy and data strategies (and vice versa), to deliver impactful outcomes
Strong structured problem solving and client service team leadership capabilities
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate technical information to a non-technical audience
A 'learn and grow' mindset, to constantly drive improvements in individual development, our team and our client work
An understanding of the below is desirable:
Contemporary Cloud stacks (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)
Standard data (interchange) formats and application integration techniques
Digital, big data, customer engagement and common core systems and platforms
Architectural frameworks and methods such as TOGAF and others
Approaches to data governance and innovative ways of working
Data storage, structure and expression methods, standards and solutions
Project delivery experience with contemporary integration and data platforms such as MuleSoft, Boomi, Oracle, Talend or equivalent for integration, and Azure, AWS, Snowflake or equivalent for data supply chain
Proven ability to build strong vendor and customer relationships
The KPMG Difference
At KPMG, we're passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. We believe that everyone's unique experiences enable us to deliver meaningful benefits for our people, our clients and communities. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, ages, religions, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, LGBTIQ+ people, those with a disability, women and people with a cultural or linguistically diverse background. We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.
KPMG has a decade-long, proud commitment to Indigenous Australia, as demonstrated by the achievement of an Elevate level Reconciliation Action Plan. KPMG is a foundation member and Principal Partner of Pride in Diversity started in Australia by ACON and the Diversity Council of Australia, and is recognised in the Australian Workplace Equality Index(AWEI) which evaluates LGBTIQ+ inclusiveness in the workplace. KPMG Australia has been consistently recognised as an Employer of Choice in the Australian Government's Workplace Gender Equality Agency(WGEA) annual index.
Advertised: 14 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time Applications close: 13 Jun 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time