Senior Engineering Manager

Location:

Nagoya, Tokyo

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

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

Responsibilities:
  • Build, manage and motivate a team of engineers
  • Drive the Engineering function end-to-end (establish culture, develop talent, ensure employee satisfaction, provide direction, establish sustainable pace for team's work, maintain pipeline of products and projects, ensure on-time delivery of product and projects, partner with Product, Design and Data teams, provide weekly status reports)
  • Create an Engineering Center of Excellence within Platinion Digital
  • Expert at driving and motivating great people to build great products (Career Development Ninja)
  • Research and develop technology vision and architecture for web, mobile, data, BPM, and related digital capabilities
  • Effectively manage full-stack engineering team (7-12 engineers)
  • Agile proponent and/or Lean or other Product-Driven Methodology; can defend these methodologies to stakeholders or IT teams
  • Solve technology and usability challenges on a daily basis
  • Ability to research new technologies and develop prototypes, MVPs and POCs

Your Qualifications

Qualifications:
  • 10+ Years professional software development experience, prefer at least 4-5 within Product Development
  • Strong Hands-On Experience: UX/Front End, APIs, Data Layer and RDBMS, 2+ years NoSQL experience
  • Solid Arch Experience: Solution Architecture, Infrastructure Architecture, Applications Architecture
  • Solid Development Experience: (at least 2): Java, .NET, Python, PHP, Ruby, Node
  • Exemplifies: Gravitas, Poise, Patience, Calmness, Coolness, Collectedness, Knowledge, Determination, Professionalism
  • Product Management experience: codify /clarify incoming demand, develop world-class products, deliver to client base
  • Strong experience with Javascript and JS-based frameworks such as React, Angular or Meteor, HTML5, some CSS
  • Familiar with tools and platforms : Git/Stash or Svn, Visio, PowerPoint, Browserify or RequireJs, NPM or AptGet, Grunt or Gulp, ES6 and Webpacks preferred
  • Native/Hybrid mobile dev experience:(any of the following) React native, Objective-C, Swift, JQuery mobile, Ionic, PhoneGap, Ratchet
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and OO Design with rock-solid programming skills
  • Effective communicator with diverse array of clients, stakeholders, and engineering team, can develop internal and external networks
  • Proven success working in a rapidly changing, collaborative, and iterative product development environment
  • Must be able to travel up to 50% to client sites as an engineering expert, when required
  • Experience in one or more of the following industries: FinTech, Insurance, Pharmaceutical, Health Care, Retail, Telcom, Luxury Brands
  • A BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent (8-12 years professional engineering within a startup or organization with 20+ employees)

Date Posted:

13-Feb-2019

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