Agile Advisor

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business or equivalent
  • Minimum of 4-6 years of experience leading agile projects as a product owner and/or scrum master
  • Proficient with drawing storyboards, creating wireframes, creating/grooming product backlogs, writing user stories and developing acceptance criteria
  • Knowledge and understanding of technical engineering best practices (e.g., test driven development, continuous integration, etc.)
  • Experience with running and teaching agile in a workshop or classroom setting (preferred)
  • Regularly publish papers, speak at conferences and contribute to agile interest groups
  • Demonstrated aptitude for analytics
  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively in English

Who You'll Work With

You'll be working in London as part of our McKinsey Digital team.

Digital McKinsey brings together the best of McKinsey's digital capabilities, drawing from our Business Technology Office, McKinsey Digital Labs, and our digital functions and combining them in one cohesive organization. Digital McKinsey not only advises but also builds, operates, and transfers capabilities to help our clients use digital technology to transform their businesses.

The office culture is casual, fun and social, with an emphasis on education and innovation. As part of this team, you will have the freedom to try new ideas, experiment and are expected to be constantly learning and growing. There is a strong emphasis on mentoring others in the group, enabling both you, and them to grow and learn. You will have exciting career prospects within an international company that is still considered a start-up, yet was created by a trusted adviser of some of the most influential organizations in the world. You will work on challenging tasks in an innovative state-of-the-art technological environment in small teams of highly motivated colleagues with various cultural backgrounds.

What You'll Do

As an Agile Advisor at Digital McKinsey, you will be involved in leading agile implementation and transformation projects at Fortune 500 companies.

You will be a core member of the McKinsey consulting team with responsibilities that range from shaping strategic product designs to managing and transforming agile teams.

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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