Senior Software Engineer, Platinion (DigitalBCG)




Central & South America


Big data & advanced analytics, Technology & digital


Engineered products & infrastructure, Technology industries

Who We Are

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 work closely with clients to embrace a transformational approach aimed at benefiting all stakeholders—empowering organizations to grow, build sustainable competitive advantage, and drive positive societal impact.

Our diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives that question the status quo and spark change. BCG delivers solutions through leading-edge management consulting, technology and design, and corporate and digital ventures. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization, fueled by the goal of helping our clients thrive and enabling them to make the world a better place.

BCG Platinion

As a seamlessly integrated part of the BCG network, we provide consulting services focused on the development and implementation of business-critical IT architecture and digital solutions. We create technology platforms and deliver exceptionally customized solutions of the future for our clients, from data strategies to next-generation customer journey solutions and transformational business models. We solve the most daunting challenges that companies face today and envision for tomorrow. Our style is entrepreneurial – nimble and innovative, with multifaceted, cross-functional teams and completely vendor-independent. Our unique selling proposition is technology expertise and delivery excellence.

Platinion was founded in 2000. Since then, we have grown continuously and successfully. Today we have offices in Europe, North and South America, Asia Pacific and Africa.

What You'll Do

Senior Software Engineers at BCG Platinion:

  • things that have not been made before using an iterative prototyping process so that the usability and the technical feasibility of a design can be evaluated.
  • new technologies and programming languages quickly.
  • in an agile way in interdisciplinary teams of strategists, researchers, designers and developers applying the principles of Human-Centered Design.
  • projects working closely with client teams to build trusted relationships.


  • Design and build technology products and systems at varying levels of fidelity and scale from lightweight mock-ups to MVPs.
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Use state-of-the-art methodologies, tools, and best practices. 
  • Provide a high level of quality on all work performed.
  • Perform work within budget allotted.
  • Proactively seek help and learn from critique/failures.
  • Manage small- to medium-size projects.
  • Develop and maintain client relationships at the project team level.
  • Recruit and develop lower level staff.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)


       BS or MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering, or equivalent

       4+ years of professional software engineering experience.

       Broad knowledge of full-stack web and mobile technologies, languages, and their frameworks (e.g., Python, Java, .NET, JavaScript, React, Angular, nodejs) with deep expertise in at least one.

       Broad knowledge of most major operating systems (Mac/Windows/Linux/iOS/Android) with deep expertise in at least one.

       Broad knowledge of most major database technologies (SQL and NoSQL) with deep expertise in at least one.

       Broad knowledge of most Cloud Computing platforms (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) with deep expertise in at least one. Ability to deploy and run code on cloud native components.

       Excellent self-management and communication (oral and written) skills. Ability to explain complex technical topics to different kind of audiences.

       Strong interpersonal and analytical skills combined with an intellectual curiosity, and a desire to “get things done.”

       Ability to lead a small collaborative team of designers and developers in a fast-paced environment.

       Ability to analyze and evaluate trade-offs among alternative approaches.

       Ability to solve new and complex problems in effective and elegant ways.

       Willingness to travel. At times, this role may involve significant travel. The amount of travel depends on client needs and nature of projects.


       Real work in the world (GitHub, App Stores, Websites)

       Mobile development experience (iOS, Android)

       Experience designing and building asynchronous distributed systems

       Experience or interest in user interface design, hardware/firmware, or new technology areas (e.g., AI/ML, Big Data, Blockchain, IoT, AR/VR)

       Familiarity with DevOps and production coding

       Familiarity with agile and human-centered design processes

       Experience at a consultancy or with interdisciplinary teams

Who You'll Work With
BCG Managing Directors and Partners (MDP’s)
PLA Managing Directors (MD’s)
BCG Consultants at all levels
PLA Consultants at all levels
Clients, vendors, partners

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