Lead IT Architect - Platinion (Digital BCG) - Public Sector




Europe & The Middle East


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.

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.

What You'll Do

At BCG Platinion we're keen to engage with experienced, passionate and creative IT Architects who will help us unlock our client’s digital potential and ignite change. Meaningful work is at the core of everything we do. We build unique solutions to the complexities our clients face while providing our people with opportunities to explore and grow. A community of leading experts, BCG Platinion team members have a natural springboard for professional growth and deeper opportunities to excel. 

As BCG Platinion, you will work closely with clients to understand their issues, define IT strategies, architecture solutions, win buy-in for your recommendations, and collaborate with fellow BCGers to transform client potential into performance. You will be positioned as team lead, own intellectual leadership and have operational architecture project responsibility. You will lead the project team (s) in a large, complex enterprise environments and drive operational and client service excellence. You will help your teams flourish through thought leadership, team mentoring and business development. Clients will also seek your advice on business issues that extend beyond the immediate scope of your project work. 

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

• 10 + years of experience as a Technical/Solution Architect
• Prior Consulting experience is essential
• Experience of working with clients in the Public Sector is essential  
• 3 to 5 years of Enterprise experience 
• An understanding of how to lead legacy integration and remediation (facades, strangler approaches, et. al.)
• Experience of mentoring/leading teams of Architects 
• Deep & updated technology expertise in data management, big data, cloud, APIs 
• Expertise within data management (data governance, data security, data modelling, database, data integration, data warehouse and business management, data analysis, data mining and data quality)
• Experience of working with cloud transformations (AWS, Azure or GCP)
• Expertise in full architecture development life cycle  
• Proficient in one or more open stack programming languages (ideally a full-stack development background) 
• A strategic mind-set and business acumen
• Project/Program Management experience 
• TOGAF qualified and cloud certifications in AWS or Azure highly desirable 
• University degree with above-average academic performance in a mathematical-scientific field, information technology, or business administration

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