Senior Engineer

Location:

Chennai, Mumbai, New Delhi

Geography:

Asia Pacific

Capabilities:

Technology & digital

Industries:

Technology industries

About Us

The 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

Role Profile

We are looking for Consultants or Project Leaders to join our Technology Advantage Office in India with a strong focus on application architecture including SAP strategic oversight with specific experience in Supply Chain Management as per below:

  • Solid business acumen in one or more industries
  • Independent thinking, scenario generation and tenacity to avoid jumping to conclusion
  • Ability to balance questioning/probing with directive consulting
  • Ability to unite stakeholders around chosen directions
  • Ability to work with SAP consultants, client architects and module experts No objection to extensive travel

Your Qualifications

Search focus

  • Consultants from large system integrators with 5-7 years of SAP SCM related project experience. Typical levels (Senior) Manager, found in operating groups or business service lines rather than in SAP competence centers or service lines.
  • Consultants from niche consultancies specializing in Business Case/Analysis phase in specific industry verticals.
  • Consultants from Global SI firms such as Accenture, IBM and Cognizant preferred over Indian pure players.
  • Client architects/program managers having a proven track record of project architecture and delivery roles

Requirements

  • Has held leading roles in enterprise/business transformation programs in one or more defined SAP project scenario’s (large SAP introduction, large SAP system design, large process change, carve out, merger & acquisition, post merger integration etc.) AND touching a combination of two to three module areas (e.g. supply chain, customer relationship management, finance)
  • Leading roles include program manager, project manager, (lead) application/ enterprise architect, lead process analyst, etc.
  • Project experience in multi-national multi-business unit multi-service line enterprise
  • Proven experience in one or more target industries: Financial services, telecommunications, chemicals, automotive, consumer products, engineering and construction, metals and mining, industrial machinery and components
  • Experience with valuation approaches of application/system landscape
  • Experience with defining and translating business objectives and business (process) performance indicators into project business cases (approach, delivery models, etc.)
  • Prefer candidates who have seen 2-3 end to end SAP lifecycle (from selection to design implement to stabilise)
  • SCM module experience required

ERP experience

  • Familiar with generic SAP System Integrator (SI) delivery processes and offshore delivery models
  • Familiar with SI estimation approaches and models
  • Proven experience in SAP standard process models in defined areas (Supply Chain required but experience with other modules desirable)
  • Proven understanding of main SAPconfiguration drivers
  • Other Requirements
  • Strong academics from top-tier institutions (top 10% of class)
  • Preferred: advanced degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications, Physics or Mathematics - graduate of a leading engineering school would be a plus
  • Excellent written and spoken English, other Asian languages would be of added benefit
  • MBAs from top-tier programmes welcome to apply

Professional Skills

  • Analytical and structured
  • Able to 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
  • Results-oriented

Personal Attributes
  • Loyal and reliable
  • Highest ethical standards
  • Flexible, curious and creative, open for new things and able to propose innovative ideas
  • Independent and 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, proactive and productive

Date Posted:

05-Sep-2018

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