McKinsey & Company Associate - Product Development in Denver, Colorado

QualificationsA Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering,an advanced degree, MBA or MS ME/EE is considered a plus5+ years of experience in a series of progressively senior product developmentKnowledge of the full value chain, including manufacturing,purchasing/supply management, lean, etc.Expertise in integrated product development levers such as design to cost,DFMA, supplier integration and management, tools and levers for qualitymanagement, value chain optimization, target setting, and process flowoptimizaAbility to work collaboratively in a team environmentAbility to work effectively with people at all levels in an organizationSkills to communicate complex ideas effectivelyComfortable with extensive travel (greater than 80 percent)Who You'll Work WithAt McKinsey, you can build a career out of making things happen! You'llbe working with McKinsey's Product Development service line in one of ouroffices in North America. Our Product Development team assists our clients insolving the world's toughest problems. Blending strategic thinking withhands-on practicality, our team of consultants and experts work to developand implement operational strategies that solve our clients' most criticalproblems on a global scale.McKinsey's Product Development service line is committed to helping clientsdevelop products that fit market needs, produce attractive margins,provide platforms for add-on offerings, and enhance the reputation of brandsfor future business growth. Our work in product development includesdeveloping, defining, and implementing strategies that help clients makelasting improvements to their innovation and business performance.What You'll DoAs a Product Development Associate, you will work in teams to collaborateand play a key part in driving process improvement, delivering successfulbusiness results, and developing broad based strategies for a diverse set ofclients.You will make a meaningful, hands-on contribution to the analysis,design, and implementation of business performance approaches, developingtailor-made solutions and working closely with clients to ensure positiveimpact and sustainable results.In this exciting collaborative culture, not only will you have theopportunity to work directly with clients, you will also share yourexpertise and insights with colleagues globally, thereby expanding ourknowledge and refining our approaches in the field of product development.Equal Opportunity Employment DisclaimerMcKinsey & Company is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualifiedapplicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationalorigin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.