Specialist - Manufacturing

Specialist - Manufacturing



  • Bachelor’s degree with a technical or business specialization; advanced degree preferred
  • Solid knowledge on areas of lean Manufacturing, e.g., the Toyota Production System, Kaizen methods, TPM, JIT, SMED
  • Demonstrated aptitude for analytics
  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively
  • Fluent in Russian and English 



You’ll be working in our Moscow office and be part of the McKinsey’s Operations practice.

Operations practice assists our clients in solving complex operational challenges. Blending strategic thinking with hands-on practicality, our teams of consultants and experts work to develop and implement operational strategies that solve our clients' most critical problems.

Our Manufacturing service line as a part of the practice helps organizations to significantly boost both productivity and effectiveness of core processes, through offerings that encompass everything from digital diagnostics to plant transformations, order management, asset productivity, predictive maintenance, resource-production manufacturing, and lean warehousing.



You’ll provide expertise in engineering or manufacturing to our colleagues and client teams, helping clients to achieve new performance highs.

You will make an important contribution to the analysis, design, and implementation of lean manufacturing approaches, developing tailor-made solutions and working closely with clients to ensure positive impact and sustainable results.  These include gathering and analyzing information, formulating and testing hypotheses, and developing recommendations for presentation to client management.  From there, you will implement those recommendations with client team members.

In addition to working directly with clients, you will also share your experience and insights with colleagues internationally, thereby expanding our knowledge and refining our approaches in the field of lean manufacturing.