DigitalBCG - Platinion – Agile Consultants - Melbourne and Sydney

Location:

Melbourne, Sydney

Geography:

Asia Pacific

Capabilities:

Technology & digital

Industries:

Technology industries

About Us

Boston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963. Today, we help clients with total transformation-inspiring complex change, enabling organizations to grow, building competitive advantage, and driving bottom-line impact.

To succeed, organizations must blend digital and human capabilities. Our diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives to spark change. BCG delivers solutions through leading-edge management consulting along with technology and design, corporate and digital ventures—and business purpose. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization, generating results that allow our clients to thrive.

Practice Area Profile

BCG Platinion launched in Germany in 2000 to add deep technical expertise to the Boston Consulting Group’s existing capabilities. Today, our presence spans across the globe, with offices in Asia, Europe, and South and North America. Our New York-based North American team began in 2014 and in 2017 acquired MAYA Design, a Pittsburgh-based digital design and innovation lab, to grow our capabilities around technology and design. We support our clients’ total digital transformation through technology, design, cybersecurity, and risk management & financial engineering capabilities. And together with BCG, BCG Platinion’s interdisciplinary team of technical experts enable customized technical solutions and accelerate delivery value through new business platforms, application consolidations, and major system implementations.

Role Profile

Role Profile 
We are looking for experienced Agile Consultants to further grow our team within BCG Platinion via thought leadership, broad technology/digital capabilities and client enablement. These are exciting opportunities for consultants with the ability to consult clients on strategic technology topics and large scale transformations in complex environments. 
  
BCG Platinion is our home for experienced and innovative technologists within DigitalBCG. We will help you grow your leadership capabilities and skills across a range of technology advisory and agile related disciplines. 
  
Key responsibilities include: 
  • Work cohesively with hybrid case teams consisting of BCG/DigitalBCG on IT/technology transformation projects 
  • Design and deliver IT transformations from setting the strategy through to the enablement of execution and delivery 
  • Work in a digital context providing strategic technology advice across all stakeholder layers of the technology organisation with a focus on technology development and operations 
  • Work with senior executives to drive strategic technology change and embedment across the organisation 
  • Develop and deliver pragmatic and best practice approaches to optimise our client’s technology organisation including new ways of working 
  • Develop technology strategic points of view and thought leadership in agile technology delivery and across a range of technology & digital topics 
  • Contribute to the DigitalBCG community of practice 
  • Actively network, manage and influence multiple client and stakeholder relationship groups including senior executives. 

Your Qualifications

Skills, experience and qualifications: 
  • 3-6 years’ experience in an IT strategy, technology consulting firm and/or within a corporate digital environment leading/involved in agile projects 
  • Demonstrated experience of driving agile & technology transformations from design to implementation 
  • Experience in technology systems delivery and building of technology capability 
  • Deep understanding of technology value chains & delivery lifecycles, both traditional and new age 
  • Passion in digital disruption, technology transformation and technology optimisation 
  • Understanding of design thinking, technology operating model and technology architecture 
  • Knowledgeable in development and engineering best practices 
  • Broad generalist digital/technology skills and knowledge 
  • Excellent communication, client facing and consulting skills 
  • Ability to communicate to target audience including storylining 
  • Strategic mindset, presence and gravitas. 
  • Minimum of a Bachelors degree preferably in an IT/Computer Science or related discipline 
  • Certifications in Agile (SCRUM, SAFe, LeSS etc.) 
  • Flexibility to travel interstate or international as required.

Date Posted:

14-Feb-2019

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