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I want get into MBB for data analytics but I don't have a degree from a target school. I have experience working at Deloitte. Do I have a chance with MBB despite my non traditional background?

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If you want to focus on data then I think you definitely have a chance. I can only speak for McK but I think there’s huge demand for analytics roles across the board.

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Look into QuantumBlack, it’s a McKinsey company

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Bain is hiring a lot of data scientists. Happy to look at your resume.

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Agree that if you’re really strong in data engineering or analytics, there could be a spot for you in our Quantum Black team. Check out the McKinsey website for current job postings.

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Do you mean Gamma? If so DM me for referral

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I don't have a target school background either but got an interview this week w.o referral. I'd say just try applying!

Experience & demonstrated delivery > Target school. Work portfolio is +++. Do you have executable code on a GitHub repo? (beyond basic first lessons like Titanic passengers etc, but more like independent projects either for work or outside)

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