North America Student Opportunities

North America Technical Opportunities

McKinsey Tech and Analytics Careers

We’re seeking the best data engineers, data scientists, software engineers, and digital strategists looking to solve the world’s toughest problems. At McKinsey, you’ll do this surrounded by exceptional people who will help you reach new heights. From day one, you’ll be part of a technical team collaborating with inspiring consultants and technical specialists to tackle tough challenges with McKinsey's

clients, some of the world’s most innovative and influential organizations. If you are currently an undergraduate or graduate student in North America, please learn more about our opportunities below. If you have already graduated, please view opportunities for Experienced Professionals on our Careers page.

Paths to consider

North America Student Opportunities
Learn more about our 2019 full-time and summer internship tech opportunities across these four paths, and check out some inspiring McKinsey stories from our technical specialists.

Data Engineering

You’ll work with some of the world’s most robust and complex data sets—from the Global Fortune 2000 through to today’s newest startups.

Data Science

You’ll transform data into actionable insights, collaborating with our analytics translators, data engineers, product specialists, and consultants.

Software Engineering

You’ll help develop our tech stack and product roadmap, and have an active voice in helping us solve the world’s toughest problems from day one.

Digital Strategy & Delivery

You’ll implement agile methodologies across digital topics, working closely with Product Owners, Scrum Masters or coaches in guiding clients as they deliver digital products and services.
Interested in non-technical, generalist or practice consulting student opportunities? Explore our Students webpage.

Already in the workforce?

If you have already graduated, please view opportunities on our Careers page for experienced professionals.

Learn more

Find more information about our teams hiring for these roles: Advanced Analytics, Digital, Operations, QuantumBlack, Risk, and solutionsTo learn more about the full range of work we do and what it's like to join us, we welcome you to explore our Careers site.


If you're interested in applying for our Data Science, Data Engineering, Software Engineering or Digital Strategy & Delivery roles, please choose the appropriate position and apply here. You’ll need to submit all application materials by 11:59 pm ET on October 7, 2018.

Join one of our webex sessions

Join us for virtual events to learn about areas of the firm hiring candidates like you.  Each session will be hosted on both Friday, August 24 and Friday, September 28. Click on the links to learn more, and please RSVP via this survey. Final logistics will be sent the day before the sessions.

12:00pm ET: Digital Labs – Data Engineers, Software Engineers, Digital Strategy and Delivery
1:30pm ET: Advanced Analytics – Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Software Engineers
3:00 pm ET: Operations Advanced Analytics – Data Scientists

To view a recording of prior info sessions, please see the links below:
Digital McKinsey – Recorded Info Session
Operations Analytics – Recorded Info Session
Solutions and Analytics Overview – Recorded Info Session
Women in Technology Panel – Recorded Info Session


The interview process will include a series of technical, personal experience, and problem-solving components, with a mix of phone, virtual and in-person interviews.

  • Data Engineering and Software Engineering: timed technical challenges, coding/pair programming exercises, personal experience interviews, problem-solving exercises
  • Data Science, Digital Strategy & Delivery: timed technical challenges, technical interviews, problem-solving interviews, personal experience interviews
  • More information and resources to help you prepare for your interviews can be found here.

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