Backend Developer/Architect - McKinsey Digital at McKinsey & Company (Berlin, Germany)

 Stack Overflow ·  13.06.2019


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar technical disciplines; Advanced degree is a plus

5+ years of programming experience in any of the following technologies: Node JS, Java, Scala, Ruby on Rails, Erlang/ Elixir, Go Lang, Python

Experience in modern architecture patterns (e.g. microservices, reactive architectures, event-driven architectures)

Experience with cloud providers (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP), and containerisation (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes)

Experience with relational and non-relational databases (e.g., PostgreSQL, MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, etc.)

Deep understanding of REST concepts and experience in building RESTful APIs

Experience with building high-performance and high-scale applications

Experience with Agile development methodologies and working knowledge of DevOps principles

Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively in English (German as an additional language is a plus)

Willingness to travel 40-75% to client sites across Europe


You will be based in Berlin and be part of the McKinsey Digital team in Europe.

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.


You will work in small teams in a highly collaborative way, use the latest technologies and enjoy seeing the direct impact from your work.

In teams, you will contribute to the architecture across the technology stack, from database to microservices, to DevOps. You will create rapid prototypes, usually in 4 to 6 weeks, as well as full-scale applications (typically within 3 to 6 months), by working collaboratively and iteratively through design and development to deliver fully function web-based and mobile applications that meet business goals.

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.

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