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SR&ED Consultant (Software Engineering)

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
9 days ago
At KPMG, you'll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

Our Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax team is a multidisciplinary team of engineers, accountants, and tax professionals with deep industry experience. Our teams work with businesses to help determine a company's eligibility to recover SR&ED tax credits offered by both the federal and provincial government. Many businesses and technology companies' conduct SR&ED activities to develop products or processes with a view to developing intellectual property, reducing costs, improving performance, or creating new markets. We support our clients in identifying which of these activities meet SR&ED eligibility criteria.

We are seeking an enthusiastic SR&ED Consultant specializing in Software Engineering. This role offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in guiding clients through the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) process, while contributing to the success of their R&D initiatives.

What you will do
  • Assist in conducting assessments of software engineering projects to identify eligible SR&ED activities
  • Collaborate with clients to gather technical information and support the documentation of eligible expenditures and activities.
  • Learn and apply SR&ED policies, guidelines, and processes under the guidance of senior consultants.
  • Contribute to the preparation and submission of SR&ED claims, ensuring compliance with relevant regulations.
  • Stay informed about industry trends and changes in SR&ED policies to support informed client advice
What you bring to the role
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Software development experience within industry.
  • Experience in other R&D related government tax incentive programs is an asset.
  • Basic understanding of software engineering concepts and practices.
  • Developing communication skills to effectively collaborate with clients and articulate technical details in SR&ED claims
  • Keen analytical abilities to learn and evaluate eligible SR&ED activities and expenditures accurately
  • Eagerness to learn and apply SR&ED consulting principles and practices
KPMG BC Region Pay Range Information
The expected base salary range for this position is $66,000- $99,000 and may be eligible for bonus awards. The determination of an applicant's base salary within this range is based on the individual's location, skills & competencies, and unique qualifications. In addition, KPMG offers a comprehensive and competitive Total Rewards program.

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