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Tech Lead - McKinsey Digital

McKinsey
NairobiBusiness IntelligenceComputer ProgrammingComputer ScienceFull TimeI.T.Save Job


You’ll work in our Nairobi and be part of McKinsey Digital.  This group 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 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.
  • Undergraduate or masters degree; or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years of experience in software development, including leading a team and a project work stream
  • Strong hands on knowledge of Java and related frameworks, J2EE and springboot
  • Working knowledge of Dev-Ops tooling pipeline
  • Practical experience of setting up micro-services based architectures, preferably in financial services and telco space
  • Strong application development knowledge of any of the following technologies: XML, Javascript, Oracle, MySQL, Ruby on Rails, Java, HTML, CSS
  • Engineering practice experience such as code refactoring, design patterns, design-driven development, continuous integration, building highly scalable applications, application security
  • Familiarity with testing frameworks such as RSpec, JUnit or Selenium

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