KPMG Manager, Network in St Louis, Missouri

Manager, Network

St Louis, Missouri

Requisition #: 34393

Practice Area: Business Support Services

Location: Denver, CO; Atlanta, GA; Grand Rapids, MI; St Louis, MO; Montvale, NJ; Dallas, TX

Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides 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 Manager, Network Operation Center to join our KPMG Technology organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support, participate, and lead many LAN/WAN projects and tasks performed by the Network Operations team

  • Team up with the IT architecture and engineering groups to help ensure alignment with business initiatives, while adhering to KPMG guidelines and leading industry practices

  • Conduct a thorough review of proposed solutions against standards to ensure that proposal is engineered to fit client needs while accounting for all levels of resiliency and allowing for growth

  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level incident support; diagnostics and corrective actions; implementation and 3rd party engagement and coordination; vulnerability management; physical break fix; and “on-call coverage"

  • Provide timely incident reporting to KPMG governance while creating and maintaining the known errors and resolutions registry to reduce repair times

  • Interface closely with all customers including Applications, Tax, Audit and Global, as well as end users to enable the successful delivery of KPMG's network services; assist with internal and external audit requests; remain current on new hardware and software developments, evaluating alternative approaches and recommending new hardware/software modifications which will enhance the network services

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of five years of experience supporting enterprise network IT infrastructure

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university

  • Experience with TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP, DNS, MPLS, SONET, DWDM, EIGRP, BGP, HSRP, FTP, SFTP, STP, RSTP, TACACS+, ACS, RADIUS, RSA, SecureID, and SNMP monitoring and reporting

  • Hands on experience with IP subnetting, Telnet/SSH Clients, Raritan or Terminal Server Remote Access, ServiceNow, COS, VoIP and MPLS technologies, and Cisco network software (COS/IOS), inventory/maintenance tracking and vendor support case handling; as well as with Cisco routers and Catalyst/Nexus switches, F5 load balancers and Infoblox DHCP/DNS

  • Preferred experience implementing and supporting a software defined network based on Cisco's ACI architecture; in scripting/coding for the purposes of automation utilizing the Python language

  • Proficient with tools such as Solar Winds, Splunk, Netscout Infinistream and various Protocol Analyzers and with Microsoft Office suite including Visio for network diagramming and documentation

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 or military status, genetic information, genetic disposition and or carrier status, domestic violence status, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, status with regard to public assistance, 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.

Our Benefits

Health

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).

Financial

  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.