Tax Specialty Application Senior Associate

Company: RSM US LLP ( Learn More )

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Job Description This is a hybrid role working in the areas of solution development and support.The primary development focus is primarily Microsoft (MS) Office based tools and includes both enhancements to existing tools and development for new tools.The support aspects of this role emphasize testing and support of MS Office based tax software tools.Testing may also include other tools and software utilized by the Tax Line of Business to confirm functionality of software version updates, enhancements or other changes.
Essential Duties:MS Office Tool Development – includes the following:• Participate and contribute during tool design discussions• Advanced Excel tool development including Microsoft Office Visual Basic (VBA) based components• Follow established quality standards throughout the Software Development Lifecycle• Design and requirements documentationTesting – includes the following:• Test case design • Testing of MS Office based tools to meet defined specifications• Scheduled and ad hoc testing and maintenance of existing Tax processes and tools• Act as a Tax tester as new technology tools are developed and evaluated • Document and sharing testing resultsSupport – includes the following:• Ongoing support and maintenance following project implementations• Issue identification and follow up with the engagement teams• Level 3 support ticket follow up when assigned including communications and alignment with IT• Advanced triage and support related to Microsoft Office patches
Basic Qualification:• Bachelor’s degree required• Business degree with IT emphasis preferred• VBA7 or similar programming experience • Strong oral and written communication skills including technical writing• Advanced technical expertise in MS Office suite especially Excel• Great attention to detail and quality
Preferred qualifications:• Prior experience in software testing • Minimum of 2+ years relevant work experience required• Prefer prior public accounting experience with a mid to large size firm(s) or other professional services experience • Ability to work within a team environment on concurrent projects and activities• Ability to be responsible and effective while working remotely• Self-motivated and pro-active approach to follow up on job assignments
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