KPMG Ignition Tokyo- Internship Opportunity/ Software Developer at KPMG LLP

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Employer: KPMG LLP

Expires: 04/29/2020

DescriptionAs a software developer you will work in a dynamic and evolving environment following the strategic direction of KPMG Japan. You will develop, maintain and improve systems to meet particular needs, often as advised by systems architect. You will also do testing, test automation and bug fixing. Our team develops digital solutions which involve cutting edge technology such as NLP, Machine Learning, OCR, Blockchain, IoT etc.Roles and Responsibilities• Analyzing user requirements of the software system• Writing, testing and improving code• Continually updating technical knowledge and skillsRequired Experiences/Skills• Knowledge and experience (work/hobby) in developing cutting edge technical solutions.• In-depth knowledge and experience (work/hobby) in back-end and front-end development.• Being able to translate architecture designs into well structured, tested and documented source code.• Good working knowledge of data structures, algorithms and database technologies.• Familiarity with programming languages is a strong plus, such as Java, Scala, Clojure, C++, C#, Swift, Python.• Experience working with teams with Agile/Lean approaches.Language Skills• Business or higher level of English communication skills.• Japanese communication skills helpful but not necessary.The Ideal Candidate Will• Be passionate about discovering and applying new technologies, ideas and unique solutions to complex and transformational business problems.• Be creative, yet disciplined in their approach and constantly engaged in learning new things to support the transformation agenda.• Have a high level of discipline and a structured approach for documenting and managing own work (and teams work for managerial positions.)• Be a self-motivator and possess the communication skills and character to constantly engage with a fast-paced, always changing team.***Starting date is negotiable but term should between 6-8 months*******************************************************************************************************************KPMG Ignition Tokyo will be the centerpiece of our firm’s digital strategy, merging our professional insights in audit, tax and advisory with the knowledge of our digital experts and the latest digital technology. It will support the digitalization of our own services as well as the digital transformation of our clients, and will be a center for developing the solutions necessary to succeed in an increasingly competitive global landscape.****************************************************************************************************************