Digital BCG | Digital Architect (Principal/Project Leader)




Asia Pacific


Technology & digital


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.

What You'll Do

The role of the Principal or project leader of DigitalBCG is to act as a bridge between business promotion and digital technologies, with the goal of impacting client business operations and new business creation by providing digital transformation consulting, architecture development, solution design, and organization design. In addition, you will also serve as Product Manager, overseeing digital strategy development through detail-out and implementation of strategic initiatives as a trusted partner to client company CxOs.

  • End-to-end strategy planning and implementation from client digital strategy development, Digital consulting, IT roadmap development, and architecture design that contributes to strategy and issue resolution, and solution design
  • Lead innovative plan conceptualization and running of workshops, combining the latest industry trends with BCG assets while building relationships with client company CxOs (BCG asset examples: Data & Digital platform consulting, digital marketing consulting, Agile coaching, etc.)
  • Assume responsibility for project execution, confirming member assignment, project validity, risks and quality, and lead internal and external members to ensure project success.
  • Able to structurally organize business issues quickly during the new business creation and plan conceptualization (far upstream) processes, and can plan out digital measures
  • Able to translate business requirements into technology solutions, skilled in mapping out grand digital architecture design for organizations as a whole, while setting direction from a companywide perspective and scope of complex system interlinking
  • Capable of moving projects forward and leading internal and external team members during the project execution phase while controlling risks and quality
  • Adapt in logical thinking, with a high self-driven ability to think strategically and act autonomously
  • Capable of leading experts, with a high sensitivity to and a deep understanding of the latest technology
  • A desire to expand own field of activity to the fullest in the future without being limited by the confines of consultant, SE role, etc.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

  • 5+ years experience leading a small team in digital strategy development consulting and plan conceptualization, IT roadmap creation, and architecture development
  • Experience working as a project manager, overseeing large-scale system upstream processes through system design, development and installation 
  • Experience leading projects utilizing architecture frameworks and modeling
  • Deep hands-on expertise in cutting-edge technologies including cloud-native architecture, data foundation for advanced data analytics & AI, and agile way of working
  • Experience in Financial (including insurance) or retail sector, especially on their core IT systems will be highly preferred
  • Experience in leading appropriate communication (documentation and presentation) with client management teams when carrying out the above-such projects
  • Experience in new business creation and plan conceptualization utilizing digital tools at major companies in South Korea as well as global and venture companies
  • Experience leading system design and installation using the latest technology (Data & AI, IoT, Cloud, Agile, digital marketing, etc.)
  • Fluent written and spoken Korean/English language skills are highly regarded

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