Expert Principal

Location:

Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai

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’s Technology Advantage (TA) practice focuses on helping clients deliver competitive advantage and business superior performance through the use of data, technology and digital. TA is the fastest growing practice at BCG and at the heart of the strategic impact we have with our clients. Our consultants and experts globally work across all industries and provide deep experience and expertise across a number of topics including: * Digital Transformation * Data & Digital Platforms * Software & Agile * Digitizing the Tech Function

Role Profile

We are seeking a senior professional with deep knowledge and experience leading large scale digital business transformations. Having experience in several digital transformation projects you bring the ability to translate and deliver on the digital vision of an organization hoping to establish itself as an innovative player in the digital world. You have:
  • Defined a digital strategy and brought it to life overseeing an end to end transformation road map, digital operating model, customer journey, development and roll out
  • Served as Chief Digital Officer in a business which has been through a transformation and  leveraged digital disciplines to ensure successful outcomes

Your Qualifications

Digital Requirements:
  • Successfully designed and executed digital strategies reshaping customer experience as a result
  • Solid understanding and implementation experience in upcoming digital trends especially in Social Media, Collaboration & Mobile space
  • Have influenced user experience using digital channels in an omni-channel fashion integrating all digital touch-points
  • Experience taking strategy to implementation with experience selecting tools and applications, to advising on next generation IT infrastructure, to creating custom web and mobile apps through rapid prototyping
  • Exposure to agile methodology and agile deliverables (storyboards, wireframes etc..) with an understanding of agile engineering practices 
  • Experience drawing insights by leveraging varied data analytics tools for business growth / optimization purposes
  • Implementation experience in Big Data discipline and Internet of Things (IOT) is highly desired.

General Requirements:
  • Preferred advanced degree in Electrical, Mechanicalor Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications, Physics or Mathematics - graduate of a leading engineering school would be a plus
  • Strong academics from top-tier institutions (top 10% of class) 
  • Excellent written and spoken English, otherAsianlanguages a bonus
  • 5-7 years experience within Telecommunications, Financial Servicesor premier IT group
  • Management consulting experience preferred
  • Experience addressing business challenges leveraging Technology solutions
  • Exposure to deep dive IT diagnostics, experience identifying value creation opportunities
  • Good understanding of enterprise architecture principles

Professional Skills:
  • Analytical and structured
  • Ableto work creatively and analytically in a time-limited, problem-solving environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to build empathy within the firm and win the trust of the clients
  • Highly professional and rigorous
  • Able to think strategically/end-to-end
  • Good business sense
  • Results-oriented
  • Willing to travelextensively and to work on client sites
  • Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams including internal and external team members

Personal Attributes:
  • Loyal and reliable
  • Highest ethical standards
  • Flexible, curiousand creative, open for new things and ableto propose innovative ideas
  • Independentand autonomous judgment
  • Good interpersonal skills 
  • Team player, open, pleasure to work with and positive in a group dynamic
  • Intercultural competence and experience of working in more than one country and/or multi-cultural teams
  • Driven, hard-working, entrepreneurial, proactiveand productive

Date Posted:

07-Feb-2019

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