Data Architect- Principal Lead

Location:

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

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 looking  for  an expert on the topic of Big Data and Digital Data Platforms to further  grow BCG’s thought leadership, capabilities and enablement.


This an exciting opportunity for a seasoned data architect with the ability to consult clients on large scale and  complex environments.


This is an opportunity to drive the day day-to-day execution of enablement and data / analytics consulting projects. Ensure successful delivery for highly regarded client’s with complex requirements.


With previous experience in management or technology consulting or client facing you will have a proven ability in supporting clients to develop and describe their vision for value creation in data and analytics.


Job responsibilities include:

  • On a daily basis execute the enablement and data / analytics consulting projects and ensuring successful delivery of client requirements within the scope of the engagement.
  • Actively manage and multiple clients and stakeholder relationships and networking within the client organization in order to understand and influence. You will need to be comfortable managing conversation with senior executives.
  • Have the ability to assess client data and analytics maturity and make recommendations appropriate for business needs to drive continuous improvement and generate value.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

  • You will have in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in architecting big data and analytics /streaming analytics solutions at enterprise scale.
  • Experience in leading large analytics driven transformation programs using contemporary Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL, etc.) and Cloud (AWS, Azure, Ali Cloud, Google Cloud)
  • To help you succeed you will have a good understanding of enterprise architecture principles and hands on experience in architecting modern data platforms.
  • We prefer an advanced degree in Aerospace, Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with Mathematics and Statistics or equivalent subject, where a Master’s degree or PHD is preferred

Your Qualifications

At BCG 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 build and earn the trust of the clients is key. Understating how do 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.

Date Posted:

22-Feb-2018

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