DigitalBCG | Technology Consulting Architects

  • Company:
    Boston Consulting Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
  • Category:
    Consulting

Location:

Geography:

Asia Pacific

Capabilities:

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 help clients with total transformation-inspiring complex change, enabling organizations to grow, building competitive advantage, and driving bottom-line impact.

To succeed, organizations must blend digital and human capabilities. Our diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives to spark change. BCG delivers solutions through leading-edge management consulting along with technology and design, corporate and digital ventures—and business purpose. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization, generating results that allow our clients to thrive.

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

Our Architecture practice provides consulting services focused on business-critical IT architectures and technology solutions. Our topics cover enterprise and solutions architecture design, cloud strategies, cybersecurity, and implementation management. We partner with our clients to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and implement their key initiatives often to enable their large-scale digital transformations. 

We are looking for a Principal IT Architect to further grow BCG’s thought leadership, capabilities and enablement. This is an exciting opportunity to apply a strategic problem solving lens to your passion for technology, digital and innovation. 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Manage/lead and work cohesively with hybrid case teams consisting of BCG/DigitalBCG on general IT, digital/technology transformation projects 
  • Provide technology advisory services to clients across various industry sectors
  • Align business and technology strategies to deliver impactful insights and outcomes jointly with client management 
  • Assess current state technology landscape, define target state and develop transition roadmaps
  • Assist, define and drive implementation of technical architectures and proof of concepts 
  • Design innovative technology solutions across various projects/clients to solve complex business problems 
  • Analyse complex and high-risk IT solutions, often coupled with optimization of the full software delivery lifecycle 
  • Facilitate workshops with clients to identify and formulate business and IT requirements for key vendor/system selections or innovation topics 
  • Drive innovation for our clients by leveraging cross-industry views on technology trends 
  • Actively network, manage and influence multiple client and stakeholder relationship groups including senior executives. 

What You’ll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

Skills, experience and qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 15 years experience in an IT strategy, technology consulting firm and/or within a large corporate environment 
  • Experience in a principal/senior capacity within an Architecture domain (Enterprise, Solutions, Applications or Data) 
  • Experience leading/mentoring and coaching architecture teams 
  • Knowledge and exposure to architecting solutions at an enterprise scale 
  • Understanding of architecture principles and exposure to architecting modern data platforms 
  • Broad generalist digital/technology skills and knowledge 
  • Good understanding of emerging digital technology trends across industry 
  • Excellent communication, client facing and consulting skills 
  • Business acumen coupled with analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate to target audience including storylining 
  • Strategic mindset, presence and senior gravitas 
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in an IT/Computer Science or related discipline 
  • Enterprise architectural frameworks and methods including TOGAF and/or related certifications 
  • Flexibility to travel interstate or international as required. 

Location: 

Sydney, Melbourne or Canberra

Date Posted:

06-Nov-2019

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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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 federal, state or local law, where applicable.