Software Engineer - X Delivery


Sao Paulo


Central & South America


Technology & digital


Technology industries

Who We Are

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What You'll Do

As a part of BCG’s X Delivery team, you will work closely with consulting teams on a diverse range of advanced topics. You will have the opportunity to leverage software development methodologies to deliver value to BCG's Consulting & BCG X (case) teams, BCG X Product teams and Practice Areas (domain) through providing software developer subject matter expertise, and accelerated execution support.

You will collaborate with teams to gather requirements, specify, design, develop, deliver and support software solutions serving client needs. You will provide technical support through deep understanding of relevant tools and processes to build high quality and efficient technology solutions. Assignments will range from short term Proof of Concepts/Minimum Viable Products to long term cases with enterprise grade software development as a critical enabler through the project level description of the role responsibilities and impact within the organization.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

Technical Skills:

Must have strong experience:
  • Unix-based command line & development tools
  • Version control (e.g.: Git)
  • Python
  • Java
  • C#
  • Javascript, HTML5, CSS (FRONTEND)
  • React or other modern JS framework (Angular 2+, Vue, etc.) (FRONTEND)
  • Flask, FastAPI, Django, NodeJS, Springboot or .NET (BACKEND)
  • Relational databases (PostgreSQL, MariaDB, MySQL, etc.)
  • Unit testing frameworks (Pytest, Mocha, Jest, etc.)
Workable knowledge with:
  • Typescript
  • Cloud computing platforms (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.)
  • CI/CD tools (CircleCI, Jenkins, Github Actions, etc.)
  • Containerization (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Infrastructure as code (Terraform, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, etc.)
Nice to have:
  • C, C++
  • Scala
  • Julia, Go, Rust
  • Charting libraries (HighCharts, D3.js, Recharts, Plotly, Altair)
  • NoSQL databases (MongoDB, Neo4j, Redis, etc)
  • Spark or other distributed big data systems (Hadoop, Pig, Hive, etc.)
  • Stream-processing frameworks (e.g. Kafka)
  • Postman or other API testing tool
  • Automated UI testing tools (Selenium, Cypress, Playwright, etc.)
Job Requirement:
  • Bachelor's / Master's degree in computer science, engineering/technology or equivalent
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in Portuguese and English
  • Work Experience:
  • Experience with end-to-end web/mobile/desktop application development in a commercial setup specifically services or consulting organization
  • Additional weightage for contributions made to open-source projects, blogs, forums etc. in relevant technologies
Application Development:
  • End to end high scale development experience including architecting, design, planning, development and deployment
  • Maintains a strong knowledge base of new opensource tech stacks, applications, techniques, and skills
  • Strong problem-solving and follow-up skills; must be proactive and take initiative
  • Create robust proprietary code and translate business logic into project requirements
  • Develop code using development best practices, and an emphasis on security best practices
  • Leverage technologies to support business needs to attain high reusability and maintainability of current and newly developed systems
  • Provide system design recommendations based on technical requirements
  • Work independently on development tasks with minimal supervision
  • Write effective unit tests and integration tests to ensure high-quality software delivery
Business requirement gathering and collaboration:
  • Owning all or part of a software development engagement and integrating with consulting teams
  • Establish credibility by thought partnering with highly demanding stakeholders / consulting teams on application development and delivery topics, drawing conclusions on a range of external and internal issues and dependencies
  • Communicate insights through sophisticated synthesis and packaging of results (including PPT slides and charts) with stakeholders / consulting teams, collecting, synthesizing, learnings & inputs into new best practices and methodologies
  • Executing software development approach and creating defined outcome; contributing to approach selection
  • Ensure proper sign‐off before uploading materials into internal repository for reference, sanitizing confidential client content in marketing documents
  • Able to build and sustain relationships with business stakeholders to generate project work by self-leveraging regular connects
  • Guides juniors on advanced software concepts and platforms, and helps in quality checks
  • Contributes to team’s content & IP development
  • Imparts technical trainings to team members and consulting cohort
Problem solving:
  • You should be strong in solutioning with hands-on experience in software delivery, through the entire life cycle of software development.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to develop and codify knowledge and provide appropriate technical advice where required
Our technology consultants and specialists partner with our clients and colleagues to build and implement digital solutions through a broad spectrum of activities. 
Technology jobs and engineering jobs include design of IT architectures, large-scale transformation, agile development, software engineering, cybersecurity consulting, and risk management.
Please apply for the positions equivalent to your previous work experiences. The seniority will be evaluated according to your experience and career structure at BCG X during the process

  • São Paulo and Sourroundings
  • Rio de Janeiro and Sorroundings
  • Salvador
  • Goiânia
  • Belo Horizonte
  • Curitiba
  • Florianópolis
  • Porto Alegre


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