Lead Full Stack Engineer

Location:

Munich

Geography:

Europe & The Middle East

Capabilities:

Big data & advanced analytics, Innovation & product development, Operations, Smart simplicity, Technology & digital

Industries:

Biopharmaceuticals, Engineered products & infrastructure, Financial institutions, Health care payers & providers, Insurance, 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

Practice Area Profile

The Operations Practice (OPS) Area is one of BCG's largest functional practices. We help our clients create competitive advantage by enhancing their performance and building strategic capabilities. BCG’s expertise in Operations covers the following areas - supply chain management, procurement, manufacturing, service operations, cost efficiency, operational transformation, research & product development, program and project management, all with a strong digital and analytics overlay.

Role Profile


COME TO OUR NEWEST DIGITAL BCG IMMERSION CENTER IN MUNICH

Because it’s difficult to explain digital technology and its potential business impact; BCG is breaking new ways to make “digital” technology tangible. The Digital BCG Immersion Center in Munich will translate complex technology into tangible industrial use cases and serve as a source of inspiration. Co-creation workshops build on this will map customer pain points with technical solutions. The outcome is a portfolio of new ideas to re-engineer or re-invent products & services across industries.

Join our team and work with the best and brightest engineers, designers, and product managers to create a world class immersion experience.

To learn more, visit https://www.bcg.com/digital-bcg/immersion-centers.aspx

If you enjoy an environment which emphasizes fast prototyping, you believe in the value of customer centric development, you use technology as a tool to build great products & services and you have a flexible mindset then we could have the right opportunity for you.


WHAT YOU’LL DO AS A FULL STACK ENGINEER:


BUILD TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASES WITH LEAP FORWARD INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY

  • You will have the opportunity to work with experts from different domains like design, product management and data scientists to design, develop and showcase disruptive new products & services.
  • Hereto you build front and backend applications as well as services using a wide range of technologies
  • You contribute unique ideas and explain technology within multidisciplinary workshops, meetings and immersion sessions.
  • You work across industries reaching from industrial goods, health, finance & insurance to media and consumer business

STRATEGY AND RESEARCH

  • You contribute to deep technology trend analysis and research of interesting exemplars across industries
  • You contribute to Digital BCG thought leadership by giving presentations and publishing articles

Your Qualifications


SOME OF OUR COMMONLY USED TECHNOLOGIES AND TOOLS ARE BELOW – IF YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE IN SOME OF OUR CORE TECHNOLOGIES, GREAT! LET’S TALK!


FRONTEND

  • Expert know-how with Web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 (pre-processors), JS frameworks e.g. ReactJS or AngularJS
  • Experience with native Native iOS and/or Android Development

BACKEND

  • Experience with building service-based architecture including defining and developing RESTful APIs (GraphQL), working with different message formats i.e. JSON, XML
  • Professional experience with object-oriented languages such as Java, Ruby on Rails, Go, Sinatra, Grape
  • Expert knowledge with data model design as well as relational (RDS) and NoSQL (DynamoDB) databases, Elastic Search

MANAGED INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Experience with AWS cloud services i.e. EC2, S3, Kinesis, AWS API Gateway, AWS Cognito, Elastic Load Balancer + Route53
  • Understanding of container and change management tools e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, Docker
  • Understanding of application security and regulatory compliance (PCI, PII, and/or HIPAA)
           
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
  • Experience with unit and integration testing frameworks; and continuous integration tools and services such as Jenkins, Travis etc.
  • Solid in source code management systems e.g. Git and associated workflows & build automation tools and frameworks (Rake, Grunt, Gulp, Webpack etc.)

PREFERABLE SKILLS

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • Track record on GitHub
  • First experience working with IoT platforms such as Arduino and Raspberry Pi, Edge Computing (AWS Greengrass) and ML frameworks (MXnet)
  • Excellent social, writing and verbal communication skills (“can talk tec”)

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

  • An opportunity to build cutting edge products & services (B2B, B2C) using a range of platforms (web, mobile, even hardware!) in a highly innovative environment
  • Exposure to some of the world's most influential organizations.
  • A competitive salary and benefits complimented with a flexible learning & development budget (including attending conferences) enabling you to choose the right path for your own development.
  • A level of autonomy and self-management that you won’t typically find at other companies.
  • A centrally located and modern office in Munich at which we host various startup and industry talks.

Date Posted:

05-Oct-2018

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.
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