Consultant—Digital Engineering / Innovation and Technology Management / Design for Sustainability -Operations Practice


Berlin, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart, Vienna


Europe & The Middle East


Operations, Sustainability, Technology & digital


Climate & Sustainability, 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.

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.

What You'll Do

  • Your main focus will be on operations projects in your key area of expertise (e.g., digital engineering / innovation and technology management / design for sustainability).
  • You’ll play a major role in growing your key operations topic through cases, client development, and intellectual property and product creation.
  • You’ll build on and share your operations expertise within BCG, serving as a hub for the firm to reach new solutions, inputting new ideas, and drawing on your casework experience.
  • You’ll carry out or provide expertise and support on operations projects for our key clients in Central Europe and beyond.
  • You’ll contribute to BCG’s practice area publications and to the Operations practice area’s approach and tool kit, benchmarks, templates, and processes, including managing and developing third-party partnerships.
  • You’ll work jointly with BCG and client project teams, bringing expertise to the team and to the client on-site.
  • You’ll support our business development efforts in client meetings and at industry conferences.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

  • You have worked in the industry and/or top management consulting and can demonstrate impressive results from prior projects to improve or transform operational processes.
  • Your deep knowledge allows you to analyze and interpret data through a business and economic lens, and to successfully advise international clients.
  • You are an active contributor to the industry, such as through your participation in associations, publications, or your passion about topics in this space (e.g., digital engineering, innovation and technology management, or design for sustainability).
  • You have either spent 2-4 years at a top-tier consulting firm working in this field or have gained substantial experience in the industry.
  • You have spent significant time in the industry in different disciplines, like general engineering, digital engineering, innovation or technology management, design for sustainability, engineering quality, manufacturing, digital, or lean. 
  • You understand the technology, science, and managerial aspects of what it takes to bring a product to market both from a development and a manufacturing perspective.
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in German and English, in addition to strong presence, team spirit, and leadership skills.


  • In the spirit of the Group, we’re so much more than our daily business. You can also look forward to frequent team-building and office activities, from summer and sports to Christmas and social events.


  • In the Group, you’ll receive an attractive, competitive, and performance-based compensation package with fixed and variable components.
  • We support families with benefits such as tax-free subsidies for childcare expenses through bonus conversions.
  • Every now and then you just need a break. That’s why the Group offers 30 days of vacation every year, in addition to an attractive flexibility program.
  • We also cover your commuting expenses up to a maximum amount.
  • New ways of working? They’re nothing new to us. Our employees use hybrid models that combine on-site and remote work, supported by digital collaboration tools.
  •  We have your future in mind—covered by our comprehensive insurance and retirement programs.


  • The sky’s the limit? Our broad selection of training and development offers will help you grow day after day.


  • Well-being is more than a buzzword for us. That’s why we provide individual support through our Employee Assistance Program and mindfulness offers.
  • Out of the office and into the gym: A flexible gym membership with EGYM Wellpass is yours for the asking.
  • Need a pick-me-up? You’ll be happy to hear that free beverages and snacks are provided at all of the Group’s offices, in addition to food vouchers for use with participating partners.

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