Digital Expert Consultant - Disruptive Technologies

Location:

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

Geography:

Europe & The Middle East

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.


Digital BCG

BCG has a long history of driving growth by embracing innovation and new ways of thinking.  Through DigitalBCG, we bring together a diverse mix of consultants and digital specialists to ensure that we are supporting our clients throughout their digital transformation journeys. We work with our clients to fully understand the impact of digital on their business and set priorities that will transform their vision into value. Whether it be developing new technologies to support their core business, making better use of their data, or pursuing entirely new sources of revenue, our aim is to achieve radical improvements in productivity, flexibility, and speed. We are innovating how our clients are using artificial intelligence, robotic process automation, internet of things, personalization, blockchain technologies, and more to gain competitive advantage.


DigitalBCG encompasses a broad set of data, digital, and technology capabilities from BCG consulting teams and practices, along with our business units such as BCG Digital Ventures, BCG Platinion, and BCG GAMMA.

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 TASKS

  • You work as a Digital Expert Consultant on BCG client cases
  • You contribute to deep technology trend analysis and research of interesting & novel exemplars across industries
  • You evaluate technical solutions at client side
  • You design & brainstorms new concepts & solutions with the team
  • You evaluate the technical feasibility of new concepts and develop MVPs & demonstrators
  • You explain new technical solutions and their potential impact, lay out strategies and evaluate the implementation effort
  • You contribute to DigitalBCG thought leadership through presentations and publications
You work across industries reaching from industrial goods, health, finance & insurance to media and consumer business

Our Expert Consulting Track (ECT)

The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG's most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG's thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets; and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the ‘best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

YOUR PROFILE

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 5-10+ years of experience in software development, ideally in digital delivery or technology consulting
  • Real passion for solving customer frictions through simple and effective software
  • Strong people skills that contribute to an open and collaborative environment
  • Knowledge of clean coding practices, including object-oriented and functional programming concepts
  • Exposure to Agile, Lean and Continuous Delivery approaches, such as Continuous Integration, TDD, Infrastructure as Code etc.
  • Solid understanding of technologies such as cloud & edge computing, (I)IoT, machine learning, computer vision
  • Excellent social, writing and verbal communication skills (“can talk tech”) in German and English

Below are the technologies we primarily use. However, we’ll always choose the best tool for the job (maybe you can suggest one?), so don’t consider this list either exhaustive or immutable:

Languages / Frameworks
Java, Kotlin, Ruby/Rails, Go, Python, JavaScript

Infrastructure
Docker, Kubernetes, Amazon Web Services,
MS Azure, Google Cloud Platform


WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

  • Exposure to some of the world's most influential organizations
  • An opportunity to work on high impact concepts and build cutting edge products & services (B2B, B2C) using a range of platforms (web, mobile, even hardware!) in a highly innovative environment
  • A competitive salary and benefits complimented with a flexible learning & development budget (including attending conferences) enabling you to choose the right path for your own development
  • A level of autonomy and self-management that you won’t typically find at other companies

Does this match your profile and speak to you as the next step you have been waiting for?

If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application in German or English.


Date Posted:

16-Dec-2021

Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under national, provincial, or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.
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