Advanced degree
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Company overview

BCG Platinion is a rapidly growing company of The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) with over 330 employees worldwide. Working collaboratively with our colleagues in strategy consulting, digital ventures and data science we bring client decisions to life in complex environments and short time frames by providing best-in-class technology consulting, architecture, design and engineering capabilities.

BCG is a global management consulting firm and a world leading advisor on business strategy and transformation.  We serve clients in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors around the world, including more than two-thirds of the Fortune 500.  Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with 15,000 staff globally in 90 offices in 50 countries. In 2017, BCG was ranked 3rd in Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For".  BCG was ranked #1 in Consulting Magazine's 2016 "Best Firms to Work for" ranking, and for the last six years we have been ranked as a "Best Company" by Working Mothers magazine.  

Position: Manager
Location: London

Roles & Responsibilities: You will collaborate with colleagues from Platinion and/or The Boston Consulting Group on national and international client projects. As Manager, you will often lead several projects at once, whereby your role will not be limited to pure process management and communication with the respective steering committee members, but also include content work within the project framework. In addition to these operative activities, you will be responsible as a member of a team for the successful acquisition and development of client relationships. You will draft and write project proposals, provide client care, and proactively advance our business with the use of a functioning network

Qualifications, Desired Skills and Experience:

  • At least 8 years of practical experience in IT consulting, professional software development or IT project management
  • A strategic thinker, entrepreneurial, able to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Outstanding analytical and conceptual skills, strong customer and results orientation and mental agility
  • Experience with the management of decision processes at large organisations level
  • Deep experience with modern toolsets in Agile environments
  • A university degree with above-average academic performance in a STEM related field or business management
  • Ability to work under pressure and willingness to travel 

As Manager, you have broad project experience in the technology sector. We expect your areas to include:

  • Creation and development of IT target architectures in an enterprise environment, component technologies, and service-oriented architectures (SOA, API)
  • Use of procedural models for professional software development (Agile)
  • Management of requirements and configuration
  • Planning, management and controlling of projects
  • Management of quality and risk
  • Management of expectations and control of escalations

BCG Platinion Western Europe has offices in London, Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam and our ambition for 2018 is to grow rapidly therefore we are looking for career-minded professionals with experience in one or more of the following:

  • IT consulting on complex digital and analytics transformations
  • Digital Strategy & Transformation, IT Modernization
  • Solution and Enterprise Architecture
  • DevOps, Agile & Bimodal IT
  • Cloud, Infrastructure & Operations
  • Robotic Process Automation, AI and Cognitive Computing
  • Web, Mobile, IoT and Blockchain Application Development
  • Data Architecture, Big Data Analytics and Machine Learning
  • Cyber Security & Risk Consulting

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and your letter of application to

Job information

Firm: BCG Platinion

Location: London

Education: Advanced degree

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