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Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Company

Other Engineering
Shanghai, China
Posted on Friday, December 22, 2023
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Technology & Digital

Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Who You'll Work With

You’ll be a member of an IT team based in our Shanghai office, a part of our Secure Foundations function within the Tech Ecosystem.
This team manages and supports a new Cloud environment for users based in our Greater China offices. You will work closely with various teams across the Tech Ecosystem, as well as non-tech teams, business stakeholders and 3rd party IT vendors.

What You'll Do

You’ll be responsible for reviewing and accessing user requirements for adequacy and completeness, while assessing and communicating impact of scope changes. You’ll be accountable for translating functional requirements to technical requirements. You’ll design and update technology components to meet both user and compliance needs. You’ll work closely with systems administrators on the implementation of technology products. You’ll review and be accountable for the overall development and integration of requirements. You’ll be responsible for ensuring that all requirements and changes to commitment are communicated to all impacted team members and that project resources are used effectively and are provided with timely feedback.
You’ll perform maintenance and administration of core infrastructure and security components, including ensuring all documentation is captured in knowledge repository, performing standard maintenance on policies in security plan, and updating training materials. You’ll perform continuous monitoring, coordinating/performing routine system scans.
You’ll liaise with other IT teams for support and alignment and assist IT Operations team with complex problems, as well provide training to on core technologies.


  • University degree and excellent academic record required; advanced degree preferred
  • 5+ years of IT technical design and implementation experience
  • 3+ years of working in a regulated or controlled IT environment
  • Proven experience in mainstream cloud platform administration and engineering (IaaS or/and PaaS), e.g. Microsoft Azure, AWS, etc.
  • Intermediate level skills in Windows or Linux OS
  • Experience in building and updating images (Server, Workstation, VDI)
  • Scripting, automation, and API coding, e.g. Cloud IaC, Powershell, Python, etc.
  • Hands-on experience in Office365 administration and engineering, mainstream VDI solutions, Azure Virtual Desktop, Citrix, VMware, etc.
  • Expertise in system monitoring, SharePoint/Power Platform development and engineering
  • Prior experience in Identity Access Management tools, e.g. AAD, AWS IAM, OKTA, Sailpoint, Beyond Trust, etc.
  • Should have knowledge in DevOps CI/CD pipeline tools, GitHub, Terraform, Ansible, and Tencent WeCom solution
  • Knowledge of software deployment (Windows, iOS) and building associated software market
  • Knowledge of mainstream cyber security solutions, e.g. enterprise DLP, SASE, SOAR, Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), etc.
  • Good understanding of cyber security and compliance-related requirements and activities
  • Ability to work collaboratively in an Agile environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, in Chinese & English
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively
  • Ability to quickly adopt the new technological stack
  • IT industry certification by Microsoft, Google, AWS etc. is a plus
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