Innovate. Collaborate. Shine. Lighthouse - KPMG's Center of Excellence for Advanced Analytics - has both applied data science, AI, and big data architecture capabilities. Here, you'll work with a diverse team of sophisticated data and analytics professionals to explore the solutions for clients in a platform-diverse environment. This means your ability to find answers is limited only by your creativity in leveraging a vast array of techniques and tools. Be a part of a high-energy, diverse, fast-paced, and innovative culture that delivers with the agility of a tech startup and the backing of a leading global consulting firm. For you, that translates into the chance to work on a wide range of projects - covering technologies and solutions from AI to optimization - and the power to have a real impact in the business world. So, bring your creativity and pioneering spirit to KPMG Lighthouse.
KPMG is currently seeking a Sr. Associate to join our KPMG Lighthouse - Center of Excellence for Advanced Analytics to work with our Financial Services team.
* Rapidly prototype, develop, and optimize D&A implementations to tackle the BI/EDW/Big Data and Data Science needs for a variety of Fortune 1000 corporations and other major organizations
* Design, develop and maintain D&A solutions on premise/cloud/KPMG-hosted/hybrid infrastructure; Be the team champion of some mainstream BI/EDW/Big Data toolsets like Tableau, Alteryx, Informatica, Pentaho, Er-Win, and Power Designer
* Play the role of data owner in cross-disciplinary teams; Build logical/physical data models; Discover, profile, acquire, process, model and own data for the solutions
* Implement data processing pipelines, data mining/science algorithms, and visualization engineering to help clients distill insights from rich data sources, including social media, news, internal/external documents, emails, financial data, client data and operational data
* Actively be involved in research and experiment of leading/emerging BI/EDW/Big Data methodologies such as serverless data lake, AWS Redshift, Athena, Glue, GCP BigQuery, and MS PowerBI and apply them to real client solutions
* Be the data engineering SME in the process for pursuing innovations, target solutions, and extendable platforms for Lighthouse, KPMG and client
* Minimum of three years of relevant data engineering experience in related industries, preferably professional services; Experience and knowledge of RDBMS design, data modeling, MPP EDW system implementation; Have completed two plus production BI/EDW/Big data projects with the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to non-technical personals at all levels
* Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree or PhD from an accredited college/ university in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
* Hands-on experience and knowledge in: BI/EDW/Big Data toolsets (Tableau, Alteryx, Informatica, Pentaho, Er-Win, Power Designer); Mainstream cloud infrastructures (AWS, MS Azure and GCP; their D&A-related Microservices); Implementing data lake and serverless data lake; Proficient-level fluency of SQL
* Hands-on experience of Linux/Unix/Windows/.NET; Market-leading fluency in several programming languages: Bash/ksh/PowerShell; Python/Perl/R; Ability to pick up and learn new technologies quickly
* Hands-on experience and knowledge in distributed computing architecture, massive-parallel processing big data platforms like Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, Spark, Hive/Impala, H-Base/MongoDB/Casandra and Teradata/Netezza/Redshift
* Ability to travel up to eighty percent of the time; Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
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