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McKinsey Digital Labs - Senior Data Engineer - Western Europe - Berlin
Who you’ll work with

You’ll be working in Berlin with our McKinsey Digital team.

McKinsey Digital combines unparalleled business knowledge with a world-class agile development process to offer distinctive support for enterprise IT enablement. Our highly skilled system architects and development managers configure software packages and build custom applications, creating the foundation for rapid and cost-effective implementation of systems that maximize value from day one.

What you’ll do

The Data Engineer is part of McKinsey Digital Labs' Big Data Practice and will be performing statistical data analyses, data mining & optimiizations using multiple tools and technology on large complex data sets.

You will work on McKinsey client studies with highly talented business consultants to help them in various analyses and its implementation. The impact of the work is normally realized in a very short span of study duration, which is very satisfying and rewarding.

Our development teams are small, flexible and employ agile methodologies to quickly provide our consultants with the solutions they need. We combine the latest open source technologies together with traditional Enterprise software products.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science with Mathematics and Statistics or equivalent subject; Masters preferred
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in software development
  • Proficiency in statistical data analysis and data mining packages SAS, SPSS, MatLab, R, STATA, Excel, etc.
  • Experienced on Big Data platform like Hadoop, hbase, CouchDB, hive, Pig, etc.
  • Worked with TeraData, Oracle, MySQL, Informatica, Tableau, QlikView or similar reporting and BI packages
  • Used SQL, PL/SQL and similar languages, UNIX shell scripting
  • Knowledge of web application development technologies such as Ruby on Rails, Java, UNIX, HTML, CSS, Perl, or PHP a plus
  • Knowledge of agile software development process
  • Experienced with data modeling, design patterns, building highly scalable and secured solutions
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively in English and German
  • Can manage 80% travel

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