McKinsey & Company

Data Engineer - Periscope

Job description


  • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science or equivalent field
  • 4+ years of experience in data engineering
  • Experience in building BI dashboards
  • Experience in handling large data volumes and orchestrating automated ETL/data pipelines using CI/CD and Cloud Technologies
  • Proficiency in working with Azure Technologies like Azure Databricks, Azure Data Factory, etc.
  • Experience programming in Python and SQL, as well as in Big data technologies (pySpark and sparkSQL)
  • Working knowledge of building Data Pipelines using Airflow
  • Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex issues and propose effective solutions
  • Experience adopting software development best practices (e.g., modularization, testing, refactoring, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to thrive with a high-level of self-direction, autonomy, and responsibility

What You'll Do

You will be a core member of Periscope’s technology team with responsibilities that range from developing and deploying our core enterprise products to ensuring that McKinsey’s craft stays on the leading edge of technology.

In this role, you will be involved in data engineering projects in a hands-on manner. You will spend about 80% of your time building and improving our Cost Reporting Solutions, data visualizations, interactive dashboards and ad hoc reporting and scorecards for GM&S's stakeholders.

You will be an active learner, tinkering with new open source libraries, using unfamiliar technologies without supervision and learning frameworks and approaches.

Who You'll Work With

You will be based in our Bangalore or Gurugram office as a member of Periscope’s technology team.

Periscope is the asset based arm of McKinsey’s Marketing & Sales practice and is at the leading edge of the new ways we serve clients. This integrated model of serving clients, i.e. combining our generalist consulting approaches with the solutions, is a proof of the firm’s commitment to continued innovation in the spirit of bringing the best of the firm to our clients.

Periscope® By McKinsey enables better commercial decisions by uncovering actionable insights. The Periscope platform combines world leading intellectual property, prescriptive analytics, and cloud based tools to provide more than 25 solutions focused on insights and marketing, with expert support and training. It is a unique combination that drives revenue growth both now and in the future. Customer experience, performance, pricing, category, and sales optimization are powered by the Periscope platform. Periscope has a presence in 26 locations across 16 countries with a team of 600+ business and IT professionals and a network of 300+ experts.

To learn more about how Periscope’s solutions and experts are helping businesses continually drive better performance, visit http //

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