KPMG Manager, Software Engineering - Tax Ignition in Charlotte, North Carolina

Manager, Software Engineering - Tax Ignition

Atlanta, Georgia

Requisition #: 39541

Practice Area: Tax

Location: Atlanta, GA; Charlotte, NC

At KPMG, we are reimagining tax with you in mind. Become an integral part of a dynamic team within a collaborative, future forward environment at one of the world's top tax firms. Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies. And join an extensive network of functional, industry, legislative and technical specialists with access to our Ignition Centers, where technology innovation accelerates. We welcome people with a passion for tax, a spirit for new thinking, and a commitment to providing outstanding client service today, and tomorrow.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager to join our Tax Ignition practice.


  • Collaborate with industry and subject matter experts and work on a wide variety of solutions based on ClientsÂ’ and Tax engagement team needs, including building relationships with client and internal tax engagement leaders.

  • Lead the design and development of tools and solutions working with full stack application development team, data scientists, data integration teams and visualization experts to deliver solutions that fits the needs

  • Perform hands on tasks, including proof-of-concepts, defining solution architecture, data acquisition from disparate systems, data transformation and analysis and communicate findings via visualization tools and recommend improvements.

  • Adapt and learn new digital technologies such as Cloud, Intelligent Automation, Data Analytics etc. in a fast paced dynamic environment.

  • Lead the preparation and presentation of materials including proposals, findings and reports

  • Lead department wide initiatives to standardize processes, governance model and assist with strategic initiatives, along with supervising, mentoring, and developing staff members.


  • Master's degree from an accredited college/university or foreign equivalent in engineering, computer science, information systems, management information systems or related fields, plus 10 to 15 years of relevant experience

  • At least 10 years of progressive hands on development experience using Microsoft focused technologies, 8+ years of experience delivering & executing architecture for enterprise applications, along with 5+ years delivering technology solutions in a client interfacing role.

  • Proven skills of an architect with solid understanding of software design patterns and provide pros and cons for design approaches, emerging digital technology trends and solutions

  • Expert with a wide variety of technologies including Object-Oriented design, SOA, REST, Business Intelligence, Workflow, ETL, Document Management, Single Sign On, Mobile Development, Data Analytics & Visualization.

  • Motivated, self-starter with strong presentation, communication and exceptional problem-solving skills, having proven skills to lead and coach multi-disciplinary team of smart professionals.

  • Knowledge of Machine Learning and/or Big Data tools (Spark, Hive, Pig, etc.), statistical programming background on one or more languages: R, Python, SAS, etc., along with knowledge of one or more of cloud platforms (Azure, Google or Amazon), and ERP systems is a plus.

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Thecontains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

Our Benefits


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).


  • 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.