KPMG Associate Director, Audio Services in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Associate Director, Audio Services

St Louis, Missouri

Requisition #: 31352

Practice Area: Business Support Services

Location: 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 an Associate Director, Audio Services to join our KPMG Technology organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to creation of and rolling out strategic roadmap for audio voice services, ensuring the adoption and operationalization of new technologies, i.e., Microsoft for Skype Business, Enterprise Voice, while transitioning from and decommissioning legacy or traditional technology

  • Lead and perform equipment, software, and firmware updates as recommended by industry standards and directed by the Engineering Team

  • Lead efforts to diagnose and resolve complex system configuration, production and deployment problems

  • Oversee the delivery, management and budgetary controls for audio voice services portfolio

  • Primary point of contact for all audio voice services vendors. Act as project lead for vendor projects, which include installation of equipment for new and renovation facilities

  • Ensure processes and procedures are documented and maintained; and that asset tracking, inventories, and chargebacks are utilized per department protocol

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of eight years of experience in supporting, maintaining, and configuring Avaya, Cisco, Unity and Microsoft Network equipment and operating systems

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Knowledge to work with network security, Network support, to assist with implementation and troubleshooting

  • Must be able to set goals and participate in strategic initiatives for a team and foster the development of high performance teams while participating in the development of resource plans and structures

  • Experience with Route Lists, Patterns, Hunt Groups and Global Directory administration experience as well as Cisco Unified Communications Manager 8.x and above administrative experience

  • Knowledge of Ethernet network topologies both LAN and WAN and Cisco UCS

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.