Digital Consultant (Technology Advantage)

About Us

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results. Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with more than 90 offices in 50 countries.

Practice Area Profile

BCG’s Technology Advantage (TA) practice focuses on helping clients deliver competitive advantage and business superior performance through the use of data, technology and digital. TA is the fastest growing practice at BCG and at the heart of the strategic impact we have with our clients. Our consultants and experts globally work across all industries and provide deep experience and expertise across a number of topics including:

  • Digital Transformation
  • Data & Digital Platforms
  • Software & Agile
  • Digitizing the Tech Function

Role Profile

We are looking to grow our Digital Transformation team. You would be a part of BCG Digital teams in a wide range of challenging client engagements with globally leading firms. A successful applicant has deep knowledge and experience leading large-scale digital business transformations. You will bring the ability to translate and deliver on the digital vision of an organization hoping to establish itself as an innovative player in the digital world. More specifically, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Consulting experience in delivering value for clients or alternatively industry experience in any of the following areas
  • Helped to successfully design and execute digital strategies reshaping customer experience as a result
  • Solid understanding in upcoming digital trends
  • Helped to influence user experience using digital channels in an omni-channel fashion integrating all digital touch-points
  • First experiences in digitization of core business processes and/or creating digital business models
  • Supported taking strategy to implementation with experience selecting tools and applications, to advising on next generation IT infrastructure, to creating custom web and mobile apps through rapid prototyping
  • Enablement experience to inject the digital DNA on a corporate level
  • Exposure to agile methodology and agile deliverables (storyboards, wireframes etc..) with an understanding of agile engineering practices
  • Initial implementation experience in Big Data discipline and Internet of Things (IOT) is highly desired
  • Ideally some work experience in digital companies, or Consultant at digital boutiques or at digital think tanks
  • Experience addressing business challenges leveraging Technology solutions
  • Exposure to deep dive IT diagnostics, experience identifying value creation opportunities
  • Good understanding of enterprise architecture principles


The responsibilities will fall broadly into two areas:

Client Delivery (focus area)
  • Working in small but high impact consulting teams and owning content and day-to-day client interactions
  • Re-scope clients strategies to include digital focus in business strategy
  • Providing expertise and support in driving Digital transformation projects (e.g. accompany BCG consultant in business process digitization cases) and specifically on key digital subjects (e.g. Mobility, e-commerce, internet of things, etc.) and technical specialist (e.g. DevOps, Agile, etc.)
  • Define the digital organization (e.g. Governance model, ways of working, Talent acquisition, new career track, etc.)
Topic and Practice Development
  • Contribution to the development of methodologies, toolkits, benchmarks, and enablement material for the Digital transformation topics
  • Contribution to the development of Digital Transformation intellectual capital for publication and/or internal BCG use e.g. emerging technology trends

Your Qualifications

  • Preferred advanced degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications, Physics or Mathematics – graduate of a leading engineering school would be a plus
  • Strong academics from top-tier institutions (top 10% of class)

Professional Skills

  • Analytical and structured
  • Able to work creatively and analytically in a time-limited, problem-solving environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to build empathy within the firm and win the trust of the clients
  • Good business sense
  • Willing to travel and to work on client sites
  • Excellent written and spoken English, other languages would be of added benefit

Personal Attributes

  • Flexible, curious and creative, open for new things and able to propose innovative ideas
  • Independent and autonomous judgment
  • Team player, open, pleasure to work with and positive in a group dynamic
  • Intercultural competence and experience of working in more than one country and/or multi-cultural teams
  • Driven, hard-working, entrepreneurial, proactive and productive

The role is Nordic and is ONLY available in our offices in Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo or Stockholm. However, our client work is global and international travel should be expected.

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.