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Product Management Intern - McKinsey Global Institute (MGI)

McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Company

San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023

Product Management Intern - McKinsey Global Institute (MGI)

  • San Jose

Who You'll Work With

You will work across a variety of projects and support the growth of our core data platform. You will be based in our San Jose, Costa Rica office and you will work with the Economics research team that is part of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI). MGI is the business and economics research arm of McKinsey & Co. and combines the disciplines of economics and management, employing the analytical tools of economics with the insights of business leaders.
This internship position is a 12-month full-time opportunity for students or new professionals looking to gain that extra step towards their professional development.Please note:This internship cannot be used to satisfy the requirements of the Professional Practice.

What You'll Do

You will work closely with our manager of data initiatives, engineers, and economists in a collaborative and fast-paced environment. You will contribute to the roadmap, development, and enhancement of our data assets and data platform.
Some responsibilities would include collaboration with team members to understand vision, goals, and priorities of the data platform. You will facilitate ingestion of large datasets into platform and create visualizations and documentation to enhance user experience, support data governance and data management activities.
You will track and analyze the usage metrics of our platform, leverage user data to help team better understand user behavior and analyze user engagement metrics and feedback to make data-driven recommendations for product improvement and optimizations. You will assist in defining and documenting product requirements, features, and user stories based on user feedback, work with analysts and engineers to translate product requirements into structured assets and also collaborate with cross-functional teams, to develop go-to-market strategies and asset launch plans.


  • Final year of bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Technology or Engineering with a focus in Economics
  • Passion for data-intense asset design and development
  • Strong interest in data analytics and product management
  • Proficiency in Python, Snowflake, Tableau and Excel required 
  • Experience / Exposure to SQL, R, Knime, Power BI  and Cloud Environments are considered pluses
  • Familiarity with agile methodologies and product development lifecycle is a plus
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and able to work both independently and collaborative
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
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Job Skill Group - N/A
Job Skill Code - APPE - Apprentice-ESP
Function - Operations
Industry -
Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Tue Aug 15 00:00:00 GMT 2023
LinkedIn Posting City - San Jose
LinkedIn Posting State/Province -
LinkedIn Posting Country - Costa Rica
LinkedIn Job Title - Product Management Intern - McKinsey Global Institute (MGI)
LinkedIn Function - Product Management;Project Management;Research
LinkedIn Industry - Research
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Internship