Systems Engineer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  19 Oct, 2022
  • Job Ref:  KMP-75880

Job Description

About KPMG in Malta
​KPMG in Malta is one of the leading providers of audit, tax and advisory services. Our vision is to be our clients’ clear choice, the employer of choice, and also to maintain the highest levels of trust in the community. Our work is client-centric, and we integrate innovative methodologies and deep expertise to deliver results.

This translates into a high level of client satisfaction. Our experience ranges from multinationals to promising start-ups, private to public sector undertakings, and local to international clientele. Our values remain at the heart of all we do, shared by all our firms in 145 countries. KPMG is the largest professional services provider in Malta, with over 750 employees.

​The Role
The client-facing role consists of advising local and international clients on Governance, Strategy and Management from a technical data perspective. The Systems Engineer will support stakeholders in ensuring that the correct individuals have access to high-quality data when required and said data benefits from adequate protection throughout its lifecycle. An element of ensuring that supporting processes are optimised is also involved.


  • ​Design and advise on all aspects of a complex IT ecosystem to solve problems, from the initial creation of the system to production and management through the end product or solution;
  • Support people and process assessments. Based on assessment findings, drive relevant data policy creation (e.g., compliance, quality, security / access, privacy, role competency guidance and role responsibility guidance);
  • Understand technology and people capabilities, comparing to industry best practices to facilitate capability gap closure through, new technologies and revised target operating models backed up with a supporting business case;
  • Understand specific data states (e.g., level of data control within an organisation) to gauge the ability of stakeholders to meet specific requirements (e.g., GDPR Compliance);
  • Maintain an up-to-date view and practical knowledge of industry trends and tools to maintain / enhance KPMG’s data consultancy offerings;
  • Advise stakeholders on the relationship between enhanced business process efficiencies and good data governance (high-quality available data);
  • Suggest ways in which stakeholder business processes may be optimised through the introduction of digitization.

​A computer science degree with the motivation to build a career as a Systems Engineer focused on the interplay between data and business processes.

You may be what we’re looking for if you have

  • ​Certifications or experience related to DAMA, EDM Council, Six Sigma Belt certification and / or similar;
  • Proven ability to engage with stakeholders to understand the state of their technology and identify improvements that could lead to tangible business benefits;
  • Experience overseeing databases or handling large data sets, for example as a Database Administrator.

Personal Attributes
Candidates will be successful in this role if they can consistently demonstrate high levels of the following attributes:

  • ​Attention to detail;
  • Pro-active initiative;
  • Technical knowledge;
  • Follow-through;
  • Excellent presentation skills;
  • Interpersonal skills.

​Should the above vacancy interest you, please click on the apply link to submit your application.