PwC Tax MLP Technology Senior Associate in Dallas, Texas
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The PwC network is a global market leader in tax services.
We assist businesses, individuals, and organizations with tax strategy, planning, and compliance, while also delivering a wide range of business advisory services.
With over 32,000 tax professionals, this means that the PwC network can support our clients both locally and globally.
We have experience working with an expansive and diverse client-base, which comprises all types of businesses-multinationals, local companies, privately-owned organizations, entrepreneurs, family businesses, trusts, partnerships, and private individuals.
The Process Businesses practice is one of PwC's national practices that focuses on specific service offerings for which we have developed economies of scale to reach a broader client base.
Clients of this practice benefit from our ability to leverage off of the collective knowledge of our team that has been gained through serving clients in similar industries and businesses.
Members of this practice serve as business advisors by providing high-value tax services and strategic planning ideas to their clients.
The Master Limited Partnership (MLP) Practice is a dedicated multi-disciplinary group specializing in publicly traded partnerships.
Our practice has offices in Houston and Dallas and over 95 dedicated professionals across the tax, project management, and technology disciplines.
For the 2012 tax year, we issued over 8.5 million K-1s for over 150 partnerships.
We advise our clients through every stage of their lifecycle â€“ pre-IPO, IPO, secondary offerings, private placements, mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, investor reporting, and tax compliance. As a tax professional, youâ€™ll be mentored by industry veterans and work side-by-side with our project management professionals and our software and technology infrastructure professionals to continue the exceptional standards of service our clients have come to expect over our 27 year history.
The MLP Group is organized into three core functional areas: tax team, client team, and technology team.
Both the client and tax teams directly leverage their subject matter expertise against a variety of custom applications to deliver a high level of value to our clients.
These applications are supported by our development team.
This team works with a variety of leading edge technologies to support our applications and clients.
The systems administration team is responsible for all facets of our technology infrastructure including: data assurance, security, network support, and storage.
Minimum Years of Experience: 3
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
Certification(s) Preferred: MCSA, MCSE, MCITP: Server Administrator and/or MCITP: Enterprise Administrator
Demonstrates considerable hands-on knowledge of and/or proven success serving in a role monitoring and diagnosing technical issues with production systems.
Demonstrates considerable hands-on knowledge of and/or proven success serving in a role applying technical and functional systems expertise to resolve support issues.
Demonstrates thorough understanding of systems infrastructure components, including solid functional knowledge with several of the following technologies:
MS Windows Server technologies (Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, IIS, etc.).
TCP/IP operations, IP subnetting, routing, switching and LAN/WAN troubleshooting.
VMWare vSphere or similar virtualization technologies.
MS SQL Server supporting ASP.NET applications.
Storage technologies such as RAID, DAS, SAN, iSCSI.
Web hosting configuration components (firewalls, load balancers, clustering).
VB Scripting, PowerShell, or general knowledge of .NET development.
Demonstrates thorough and relevant knowledge of, and/or proven success working in, on-call environments.
Demonstrates proven thorough ability and/or direct, hands-on knowledge of all areas associated with the Systems Administration including design, testing, implementation, and support.
Demonstrates proven success and thorough abilities with executing basic-to-moderate systems implementation projects with minimal direct supervision, leveraging technical expertise.
Demonstrates proven success and thorough abilities with offering upward recommendations to team members on improving processes and future technical enhancements.
Demonstrates a thorough level of abilities with, and/or a proven record of success as both an individual contributor and team member, identifying and addressing client needs: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; and, managing engagements, including preparing concise, accurate documents and maintaining project economics while maintaining flexibility for unanticipated issues.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; keeping leadership informed of progress and issues; answering questions and providing direction to less-experienced staff.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.