Associate Manager, Cloud

Function(s):  Corporate Services
Work Type:  Permanent
Job Categories:  Experienced Hires
Start Date for Applications:  21-Sep-2022
Closing Date for Applications: 

KPMG in Singapore is part of a global network of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 145 countries and territories and in FY21 had more than 236,000 people working in member firms around the world. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee. KPMG International Limited and its related entities do not provide services to clients.

KPMG in Singapore is part of a global network of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 145 countries and territories and in FY21 had more than 236,000 people working in member firms around the world. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee. KPMG International Limited and its related entities do not provide services to clients.

Job Description

 

We invite highly motivated, dynamic professionals to join our growing Information Technology Services team.

 

Program Connect


A multi-year business transformation program which seeks to connect our front, middle and back offices for operational effectiveness and efficiency. The program aims to alleviate operational challenges and modernize our user experiences through a series of projects spanning process re-engineering, technology & operating model refresh premised predominantly upon a user journey-based approach.

 

The role involves:

  • Develop a well-informed cloud approach and monitor the transition.
  • Design and build framework for monitoring and managing cloud operations; recommend performance improvement based on demand and utilization.
  • Respond to technical difficulties in a timely and competent manner.
  • Assist with infrastructure migration strategies, such as mass application transfers to the cloud.
  • Identify the best cloud architecture options to help the firm accomplish its strategic goals.
  • Translating project-specific requirements into a cloud structure that meets those requirements, as well as considering the project’s resource use and scalability requirements.
  • Designing the cloud environment from a comprehensive perspective, ensuring that it satisfies all the company’s needs.
  • Performing activities such as deployment, maintenance, monitoring, and management inside the cloud framework that has been created.
  • Provide training and assistance to all employees whose jobs need them to interact with the cloud structure.
  • Keeping track of how much cloud space is being used and ensuring that the system is running smoothly.
  • Using virtualization technologies to accomplish effective server administration for the business.
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure providing consistently excellent products and service.
  • Work closely with employee to ensure objectives, performance, reports and goal.

 

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology/Security, or Systems Engineering
  • Preferably 3 years’ relevant experience in cloud environment
  • Excellent communications skills, the ability to convey information to stakeholders in a way that is meaningful and that achieves the desired outcome.
  • Ability to analyse situations rigorously, logically, and systematically
  • Experience in service-lifecycle management products and services
  • Ability to contribute to continuous improvement of processes and services.
  • A proven track record ensuring the proper functioning of operational services
  • Understanding of, and practical experience with, ITIL processes is an advantage.
  • Able to multi-task independently and yet work as a team in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong technical experience with Azure cloud technology (Incl Azure DevOps/IaC, Azure SQL managed instance, Azure App Gateway, Azure Data Lake/Factory, Azure Kubernetes) would be advantageous.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by KPMG Talent Acquisition team, personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. At KPMG in Singapore we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe that diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. As an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, gender identity or expression, colour, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or other non-merit factors. We celebrate the different talents that our people bring and support every staff member in their journey to achieve personal and professional growth. One of the ways we do this is through Take Charge: Flexi-work, our flexible working framework which enables agile and innovative teams to help deliver our business goals.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by KPMG Talent Acquisition team, personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

At KPMG in Singapore we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe that diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. As an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, gender identity or expression, colour, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or other non-merit factors. We celebrate the different talents that our people bring and support every staff member in their journey to achieve personal and professional growth. One of the ways we do this is through Take Charge: Flexi-work, our flexible working framework which enables agile and innovative teams to help deliver our business goals.