DigitalBCG | Strategic Designer/Senior Strategic Designers

Location:

Melbourne, Sydney

Geography:

Asia Pacific

Capabilities:

Technology & digital

Industries:

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.

Practice Area Profile

BCG Platinion launched in Germany in 2000 to add deep technical expertise to the Boston Consulting Group’s existing capabilities. Today, our presence spans across the globe, with offices in Asia, Europe, and South and North America. Our New York-based North American team began in 2014 and in 2017 acquired MAYA Design, a Pittsburgh-based digital design and innovation lab, to grow our capabilities around technology and design. We support our clients’ total digital transformation through technology, design, cybersecurity, and risk management & financial engineering capabilities. And together with BCG, BCG Platinion’s interdisciplinary team of technical experts enable customized technical solutions and accelerate delivery value through new business platforms, application consolidations, and major system implementations.

What You'll Do

As a Strategic Designer/Senior Strategic Designer, you will be part of BCG teams that partner with leading companies to shift mindsets, shape agendas, and create value through digital transformation programs. The work you do every day—going deep to uncover key insights and reimagine business models—will enable our clients to compete in today’s fast-paced environment and accelerate into the digital future. You’ll build both a comprehensive consulting skillset and design expertise by working on a mix of digital and traditional BCG client cases.
 
  • Customer Centricity: Reinventing the customer experience, leveraging journey maps, deep customer empathy, and data to create digital products, redesign services, and create market-leading experiences 
  • Customer Research & Strategy: Leveraging the designer skill set to complete customer research, strategically frame insights and infuse the voice of the customer with business strategy
  • Collaborative design and development: Operate within a cross-functional team, facilitate workshops, and lead divergent thinking to reimagine digital experiences, services and products 
  • New Ways of Working: Building ongoing organizational change capabilities, and helping clients transform into digital enterprises that continue to develop and innovate with speed, at scale.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

  • 3-8 years’ experience in a strategy, management or technology consultancy; design agency and/or industry experience
  • Outstanding portfolio of diverse range of projects and work demonstrating: 
  • Human-centered design capabilities 
  • Design thinking + agile experimentation approach to problem solving
  • Creative synthesis and storytelling skills 
  • Significant experience across the design process - Research (quantitative and qualitative), future visioning, divergent exploration, conceptual development, product development and deployment 
  • Experience working in a corporate setting, working on large scale transformation programs and driving progressive change towards a target state
  • Breadth across IT/digital strategy and transformation
  • Thrive in a hypothesis-based environment and ability to frame strategic challenges from a digital/tech/design perspective
  • Strong analytical skills, problem solving ability and conceptual thinking
  • Excellent communication, story-lining, client facing and consulting skills
  • Creative and strategic mindset, presence and gravitas
  • Bachelor's degree preferably in an IT or Design related discipline
  • Flexibility to travel interstate or international as required.

Date Posted:

21-Jun-2021

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