Knowledge Analyst - Recovery & Transformation Services

McKinsey   •  

Waltham, MA

Industry: Consulting


Less than 5 years

Posted 323 days ago


  • Advanced degree in Computer Applications, Engineering, Mathematics or Operations research (with strong quantitative background)
  • 2-3 years of experience modeling and programming using Excel, VBA
  • Experience in building business algorithms, scenario planners, and solving business problems using optimization techniques and running project management offices 
  • Basic software engineering project management experience in Agile, Lean, or Scrum development is a plus (in particular defining requirements, rapidly iterating and deploying features)
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, including the ability to disaggregate issues, identify root causes and recommend solutions
  • Basic SQL skills (MySQL or PostgreSQL)
  • Basic familiarity with data visualization tools such as Tableau and/or PowerBI
  • Knowledge of applying fundamental operations research and statistical techniques
  • Energetic, cooperative and pleasant personality; able to effectively coach a diverse group of team members 
  • Detail oriented and with ability to work under pressure; mentally resilient to endure the long and tough road of a transformation
  • Flexible and patient with an understanding of fluid, demanding, and unstructured environments where priorities evolve constantly and methodologies are regularly challenged
  • Highly pragmatic, focused on achieving outcomes and impact
  • Ready to travel to various client locations globally