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McKinsey & Company

Software Architect

London, United Kingdom

24 September, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • angular
  • html
  • node.js
  • javascript
  • docker
  • css
  • kubernetes
  • react
  • aws

Benefits & perks

  • Health insurance
  • Pension
  • Performance bonus
  • Training
  • Travel opportunities
  • Free food

To sum it up...

Digital McKinsey brings together the best of McKinsey’s digital capabilities to help our clients

Role overview

Who are we:

You’ll work with Digital McKinsey in our London office. Digital McKinsey brings together the best of McKinsey’s digital capabilities to help our clients use digital technology to transform their businesses.

As part of this group, you’ll join a global team working on everything from IT modernization and strategy to agile, cloud, cybersecurity, and digital transformation. You’ll typically work on projects across all industries and functions and will be fully integrated with the rest of our global firm.

You’ll also work with colleagues from across McKinsey & Company to help our clients deliver breakthrough products, experiences, and businesses, both on technology and non-technology topics.Our office culture is casual, fun and social, with an emphasis on education and innovation. We have the freedom to try new ideas, experiment and are expected to be constantly learning and growing. There is also a strong emphasis on mentoring others in the group, enabling them to grow and learn.

What will you be doing?

In this role you will be a core member of the McKinsey consulting team with responsibilities that range from shaping and implementing strategic products to ensuring that McKinsey’s craft stays on the leading edge of technology. 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.

What you need:

  • 7+ years of experience in software development with a history of development in any of the following technologies: Javascript, Java, Scala, Erlang etc
  • Experienced in highly scaled software engineering environments in a rich variety of domains designing, building and running production systems. For example using public cloud(like AWS, Azure, Google Cloud), private cloud(like Cloud Foundry, DC/OS, OpenStack) and tools(like Kubernetes, Docker, Chef, Ansible).
  • Experience with Javascript MVC frameworks (e.g., Angular.js, React.js, Node.js etc.)
  • Significant experience writing and utilizing RESTful API services and performance tuning large scale applications
  • Experience with relational and non-relational data stores (e.g., MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, etc.)
  • Experience with cloud providers (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP), containerization (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes) and modern architecture patterns (e.g. microservices, reactive architectures, event-driven architectures)
  • Experience with engineering practices such as code refactoring, design patterns, design-driven development, continuous integration, building highly scalable applications, application security.
  • Comfortable building processes, culture and organisations to help deliver and support large scale production systems
  • Actively involved in the technology community, ie., contributing to open source projects, speaking at conferences, blogging, etc.
  • Availability to travel up to 50%-70% across Europe

Location

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, situated in the South East of the island. The world's largest financial centre, London is also often referred to the culture capital of the world. The city is well-known for its heritage, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, and the historic settlement of Greenwich. London Underground is the oldest urban railway network in the world.

Technology workers in London earn 60pc more than the city average, with the figure even higher for foreign born workers, who earned 28pc more than their British counterparts in tech jobs. London can be considered as a center for professional relocation. Furthermore, there are over 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies' headquarters in London.

The city is famous for unpredictable weather. For instance, it could be cold, warm and rainy in one day and it’s often the topic of conversation across the city.

Did you know...

  • 2.5M people, one third of Londoners, are foreign born
  • 40% of Greater London is green space
  • 250+

You’ll work with Digital McKinsey in our London office. Digital McKinsey brings together the best of McKinsey’s digital capabilities to help our clients use digital technology to transform their businesses. As part of this group, you’ll join a global team working on everything from IT modernization and strategy to agile, cloud, cybersecurity, and digital transformation. You’ll typically work on projects across all industries and functions and will be fully integrated with the rest of our global firm. You’ll also work with colleagues from across McKinsey & Company to help our clients deliver breakthrough products, experiences, and businesses, both on technology and non-technology topics.Our office culture is casual, fun and social, with an emphasis on education and innovation. We have the freedom to try new ideas, experiment and are expected to be constantly learning and growing. There is also a strong emphasis on mentoring others in the group, enabling them to grow and learn.

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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • angular
  • html
  • node.js
  • javascript
  • docker
  • css
  • kubernetes
  • react
  • aws

Benefits & perks

  • Health insurance
  • Pension
  • Performance bonus
  • Training
  • Travel opportunities
  • Free food
Software Architect