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Lead Specialist, Business Analyst

Atlanta, GA 30309
**Business Title:** Lead Specialist, Business Analyst

**Requisition Number:** 76769 - 27

**Function:** Advisory

**Area of Interest:**

**State:** GA

**City:** Atlanta


The KPMG Advisory practice is currently our fastest growing practice. We are seeing tremendous client demand, and looking forward we don't anticipate that slowing down. In this ever-changing market environment, our professionals must be adaptable and thrive in a collaborative, team-driven culture. At KPMG, our people are our number one priority. With a wealth of learning and career development opportunities, a world-class training facility and leading market tools, we make sure our people continue to grow both professionally and personally. If you're looking for a firm with a strong team connection where you can be your whole self, have an impact, advance your skills, deepen your experiences, and have the flexibility and access to constantly find new areas of inspiration and expand your capabilities, then consider a career in Advisory.

KPMG is currently seeking a Lead Specialist to join our Advisory Services (https://advisory.kpmg.us/) practice.


+ Lead the BA team, establish BA discipline, processes and work with SME's, Tech lead and QA leads to represent requirements process strategy within the SDLC

+ Work with Solution Team, Subject Matter Experts to develop business and system use cases, functional, non-functional and operational requirements

+ Represent Solution Owner in functions including backlog prioritization, feature sequencing, sprint planning/grooming and user acceptance testing

+ Eliciting and capturing business requirements in an Agile software development environment; decomposing and documenting Epics into Features and User Stories down to detailed functional and nonfunctional requirements

+ Facilitating the Team in developing acceptance criteria for user stories

+ Work with our Tech Leads, Project Managers and offshore development teams managing work using Agile Scrum & Kanban boards; assist with operational transition, training, knowledge transfer and SOP documentation


+ Minimum five years of recent experience as a business analyst writing requirements for custom solutions using an agile software development process; building software for clients, providing robust documentation and interacting with multi-disciplined teams

+ Bachelors degree from an accredited university or college preferred or equivalent experience

+ Experience in consulting, software development, data and analytics, ERP, user testing and successful implementation; entrepreneurial spirit, able to fail fast, with storytelling/visualization skills

+ Relentless curiosity and openness to learning new skills, systems and processes

+ Finance experience with ERP systems for General Ledger, Bank, Accounts Payable, Tax, Accounts Receivable, Fixed Assets, Procurement and Sourcing, Sales and Marketing, Project Accounting, Budgeting & Planning

+ Ability to travel as necessary

+ Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

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, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

At KPMG, any partner or employee must be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to any KPMG office, client site or KPMG event. In some circumstances, individuals who are not fully vaccinated may also be required to have a reasonable accommodation to not be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

**GL:** 4

**GF:** 15292


Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-15

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