McKinsey Global Services

Application Developer - VSTO (BB-2AF71)

Found in: Talent IN

Qualifications Undergraduate or engineering degree 1 - 2 years of hands-on experience in developing add-ins for Microsoft Office applications using .net/VSTO Strong knowledge in Microsoft Suite usage (e.g., PowerPoint, Excel, Word) Excellent and proven quantitative and analytical skills and understanding of C# Ability to work independently and solve complex problems in a structured manner Consistent track record in delivering exceptional results Willingness and agility to learn new tools/techniques and drive excellence Disposition to work in a collaborative and structured environment Creative, responsive, and adaptive in a dynamic environment Excellent communication, articulation, and negotiation skills Ability to prioritize, schedule, and meet deadlines Who You'll Work With You'll work in Chennai as part of our Business Presentation Design Services team, which is part of our global support network, consisting of several globally operating teams that support our consultants from research, analytics, IT, assistant support, and Presentation Design. You will be a part of the application development team, which develops new applications/tools, as well as maintains the existing ones. You will play a pivotal role in the Automation program being an integral part of the product team which focuses on building solutions to improve the productivity of our colleagues and accuracy/consistency of the output using Microsoft Office apps (mainly PowerPoint & Excel). Our teams in the Business Presentation Design support translate the findings made during the consulting process into compelling visuals, charts, and presentations. In India, McKinsey Business Presentation Design Services has offices in Chennai, Bengaluru, and Thiruvananthapuram. With over 1200 colleagues, our teams work on a 24/7 basis and across 3-shifts. You will be part of a larger automation product team that focuses on improving the productivity of our colleagues and the quality of the output with the help of technology to automate repetitive tasks and create consistency. This team looks at all means to achieve this, which would include building new tools or adopting existing products in the market. What You'll Do You will develop productivity tools (apps/add-ins and more) in Microsoft Office using .Net/VSTO in an agile model. |n this role you will be the expert within the product team and will be responsible for technical delivery. You will be involved in various activities including analyzing user requirements, estimating effort for development/change, preparing design/documentation, building automated test cases, and deployment. You will participate in brainstorming discussions and translate user requirements into apps/add-ins which can be used consistently across our locations. You will collaborate closely with a range of internal stakeholders product owners, project managers, end-users, as well as external vendors. A lot of your work would require you to independently research, experiment new techniques and problem solve along with the team to build effective solutions. You will be joining our team at a transformational time where the focus on leveraging technology and innovation is our high priority and the firm has placed a mandate for greater advances in automation in the presentation creation space. You will evaluate new technologies and recommend new tools/methodologies to McKinsey Leaders, and ensure all development efforts are in alignment and compliant with firm policies.

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