Lead Specialist, Federal Appian Architect Requisition Number:
92966 - 70 Function:
Advisory Area of Interest: State:
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KPMG is currently seeking a Lead Specialist to join our Federal Advisory practice.
- Produce technical Appian architecture, develop system requirements, identify resources, and estimate timelines for project completion
- Provide the technical connection between project managers and developers by clearly communicating business functional issues to clients and internal staff
- Conduct business process and requirements analysis and advise clients on key architectural decisions concerning the platform and the supporting technologies
- Evaluate risks related to requirements management, business process definition, testing processes, internal controls, project communications, training, and organizational change management
- Lead, build, test, and deliver intelligent automation solutions using industry leading vendor technologies, specifically Appian
- Develop new concepts and methodologies to improve people, procedures, and information technology solutions
- Assist in the scoping of prospective engagements, developing proposals, planning, logistics, and the execution of project management processes
- A minimum of eight years of experience with Appian application system development, U.S. Federal government consulting experience preferred
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university
- Certified in Appian Level 1 or Level 2 or Level 3 preferred
- Experience working in an Agile Scrum development environment
- Experience with deploying applications on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) and/or Google platforms
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with experience interacting with clients at multiple levels as well as ability to demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Ability to obtain a U.S. Federal government security clearance within a reasonable period of time, which requires U.S. Citizenship
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