Senior Strategic Designers

Location:

Melbourne, Sydney

Geography:

Asia Pacific

Capabilities:

Technology & digital

Industries:

Technology industries

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

The Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) practice works with companies across the digital device, software, IT services, TV, publishing, information services, entertainment and telecom sectors to make sense of the unrelenting velocity of technological and consumer change they face. We partner with clients to transform their industries, define winning business models, shape their value proposition and go-to-market approach, enhance their operational competitiveness, and create sustained advantage.

Role Profile

We are looking for a Senior Strategic Designers to lead qualitative research investigations that help strategically frame, validate or challenge other forms of research. You will work with and often lead cross-functional teams of experience designers, researchers, developers, consultants, architects and clients to design new futures for our client’s products and services. 
BCG will help you grow your leadership capabilities and skills across a range of design disciplines. 

Your Qualifications

We recognise that design is still an emerging field and that experienced designers come from a range of backgrounds. 

Ideally, you would have: 
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience across a range of Human Centred Design activities such as user research, user experience design, service design, prototyping, visual design, user interface design, interaction design or policy implementation design. 
  • Demonstrated experience in ethnographic research techniques and strategic/service design techniques. 
  • Experience in a design consulting or management consulting firm. 
  • Experience leading teams of designers embedded in multidisciplinary teams. 
  • Experience working within both waterfall and Agile/SCRUM methodologies. 
  • Organisational skills, self-motivation and resourcefulness coupled with a creative mindset, presence and gravitas. 
  • Highly passionate about design, balanced with a pragmatic approach to dealing with clients. 
  • Flexibility to travel often and for extended periods. 
  • Australian Citizenship with a security clearance or the eligibility to obtain one is highly desirable. 
  • A Bachelor or Master’s degree, preferably in a design-related discipline. 
  • A strong portfolio of case studies, which will be requested as part of our recruitment process. 
At BCG, we value bold ideas and respect divergent thinking in a culture built around collaboration, cooperation and mutual support. We are building a unique team within a growing professional services organisation, a team that will change the way our consultants and clients approach complex problems together. We are always looking for our people to be analytical and question. We want people to work creatively in what can be a time-limited, problem-solving environment. The customer is at the core of everything we do, so the ability to build and earn the trust of the clients is key. Understating how we add value for our client. We pride ourselves on being highly professional and rigorous with the ability to think strategically from end-to-end. In turn you will be given the opportunity to work on some key projects and programs within the country with highly regarded clients. 

The 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.

Date Posted:

20-Dec-2018

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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