Visiting Software Engineer (internship)

Location:

Berlin, Frankfurt, London, Munich, Oslo, Paris, Stockholm, Warsaw, Zurich

Geography:

Europe & The Middle East

Capabilities:

Big data & advanced analytics, Innovation & product development, Technology & digital

Industries:

Automotive & Mobility, Biopharmaceuticals, Consumer products, Education, Energy & environment, Engineered products & infrastructure, Financial institutions, Health care payers & providers, Insurance, Media & entertainment, Medical devices & technology, Metals & mining, Private equity and principal investment, Process industries & building materials, Public sector, Retail, Social sector, Technology industries, Telecommunications, Transportation, travel & tourism

About Us

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results. Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with more than 90 offices in 50 countries. For more information, please visit bcg.com

Practice Area Profile

BCG GAMMA combines innovative skills in computer science, artificial intelligence, statistics, and machine learning with deep industry expertise. The BCG GAMMA team is comprised of world-class data scientists and business consultants who specialize in the use of advanced analytics to get breakthrough business results. Our teams own the full analytics value-chain end to end: framing new business challenges, building fact-bases, designing innovative algorithms, creating scale through designing tools and apps, and training colleagues and clients in new solutions. Here at BCG GAMMA, you’ll have the chance to work with clients in every BCG region and every industry area. We are also a core member of a rapidly growing analytics enterprise at BCG - a constellation of teams focused on driving practical results for BCG clients by applying leading edge analytics approaches, data, and technology.

Role Profile

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a Visiting Software Engineer, you will be fully integrated in our project teams.

You will be responsible for advancing software solutions to support BCG Gamma’s analytics platform and clients. You will participate in several activities including designing robust and maintainable software and developing analytics models in order to solve complex problem for decision analysis.      


Your Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS:

            Currently enrolled in a Masters Degree in Computer Research Science, Statistics, Operations Research, or related field

            First relevant experience/internship in a software development environment

            Experience with Hashicorp Vault, Terraform & Consul

            Exposure to analytics applications or experience building analytics tools

            Familiarity with data science methods and scaling data science methods

            Proficiency with infrastructure as code principles

            Familiarity with the storage, manipulation and management of relational, non-relational and streaming data structures

            Analytic reasoning and complex problem solving involving mathematical programming and big data problems

            Understanding of parallel computing           

TECHNOLOGIES:

            Languages programming: Python, GO, C++, Java, Scala, JavaScript, TypeScript

            DevOps: Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD, Terraform, unix-based command line

            Full stack development: GraphQL, React

            Data: SQL, Spark, Hadoop

            Data Science and machine learning (Pandas, Scikit learn)

            Deep learning (Tensorflow, Keras etc.)

            Cloud: AWS/Azure/Google

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

            Fast-paced, intellectually intense, service-oriented environment

            Position is located in Gamma European hubs (Paris, London, Germany, Nordics etc.)

            Fluency in local language and English are required

            Expect time spent traveling


Date Posted:

10-Jul-2019

Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under national, provincial, or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.
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