Building the future of tech - Europe

McKinsey is committed to promoting diversity and creating an inclusive environment within our firm, for our clients, and for society. We strive to empower and enable all colleagues to be their best, authentic selves every day.

As part of our commitment to achieve gender equality, we created Building the future of tech Europe, an effort focused on connecting women in the digital space with a career in management consulting.

If you self-identify as a woman and are based in Europe, we invite you to apply.

What to expect

Interview preparation

Our McKinsey colleagues will help you prepare for your interviews alongside other women from across Europe. You will learn about our personal experience interviews and have a forum to ask questions. Building the future of tech-Europe participants will also be guaranteed a first step in our assessment process with McKinsey Digital.

Women in tech panel

Selected individuals will be invited to join our ‘women in tech’ panel at the end of March, where they will get to know members of our tech community. This event will offer insight into the different teams within McKinsey Digital through a panel discussion, and allow you to network with women in your field through breakout sessions.

How to apply

To apply, submit your CV in English for the role you feel is best suited to your professional experience and background. Your CV should include details about your education, work experience, and any extracurricular activities and achievements. No cover letter is needed. Deadline to apply is February 22, 2023.

Explore our Building the future of tech-Europe roles

At McKinsey, you’ll apply disruptive tech to solve the world’s toughest problems, surrounded by exceptional people to help you reach new heights.

We have an array of opportunities available, from data scientists who leverage big data to solve the toughest client challenges to product owners who drive new product innovation, and software engineers who create novel, scalable software solutions.

Our digital community

McKinsey Digital is a diverse community of more than 5,000 data scientists, engineers, architects, developers, technology leads, agile coaches, designers, and cybersecurity experts.

Our community consists of spirited problem solvers who design innovative solutions that tap into unmet customer needs, create breakthrough products and services and that foster agile client cultures.

When you join McKinsey Digital, you will help organizations solve challenges around digital platforms, enterprise and IT architecture, and IT modernization to drive technology transformations. Part of your role will be to help our clients identify and capture the most impactful insights from data and transform them into competitive advantages.

Meet some of our women colleagues

At the end of the day, we all are curious about we will work with and what makes someone successful at McKinsey. Meet some of our women in tech colleagues, and learn how they found their place at McKinsey.

Kate, Senior Partner, London

As the global leader of McKinsey Digital, Kate serves consumer-facing companies on digitally enabled strategy, marketing, operational, and organizational initiatives that help enable business transformations.

Felicia, Data Scientist, Amsterdam

The fast pace, steep learning curve, and pure data science work at McKinsey keep Felicia, a data scientist with QuantumBlack, AI, feeling anything but stagnate.

Rhea, Designer, Paris

Paris-based UX designer Rhea reflects on a project where her team brought a groundbreaking app and digital factory to life in only a few months.

Reka, Principal Product Manager, Budapest

The convergence of strategy, user experience, and technology to create products that bring value to clients—and the world—gets Reka excited about being a principal product manager in our Budapest Digital Studio.


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This program is intended for individuals who identify as women. This program is fully trans and non-binary inclusive.

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