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Lead Strategic Designer (m/f/d) – BCG Platinion

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09-Mar-2021

We are BCG Platinion, a part of the Boston Consulting Group. We turn the challenges of digitization into the solutions of the future by tackling the core IT issues of leading global companies. In our Design & Engineering hub in Berlin we bring design to the front line of business challenges. Thereby, we solve problems in novel, feasible, and desirable ways. This is your opportunity to join a team of world-class researchers, problem solvers, and designers who care about people and their needs. 

Shape the world of tomorrow
  • Be an advocate for user needs and experiences throughout the design process
  • Plan and lead large research efforts including in-person and remote user research to better understand people and their environments
  • Capture, analyze and synthesize research findings into actionable insights and recommendations
  • Create design concepts at varying levels of fidelity, from sketches of situations or user interfaces to wireframes of screens and interactions
  • Design and facilitate workshops with diverse stakeholders to collaboratively explore domains and challenges, synthesize data, generate concepts, and present work
  • Mentor and lead other members of the team to develop talent, provide direction, and oversee output and projects
  • Lead midsize to large projects, including work scoping and developing strong client relationships
  • Contribute to the running of BCG Platinion consulting business by assisting the business development by preparing proposals, scoping projects, and convincing clients of the value of strategic design
  • Drive thought leadership through speaking at events and conferences, and publishing

You can help us make a difference if
  • You bring at least 8 years of experience in a Design Strategist role, 3+ of them in a client-facing consulting role
  • You have an advanced degree in strategic design, service design, human-computer interaction, design operations, or strategy
  • You possess expert knowledge of research methods and frameworks, user interface standards, tools, and industry guidelines, and you reference best practices and design patterns, yet also relish solving complex problems and novel interface challenges
  • You deeply understand the principles and best practices of user experience design
  • You are able to visualize concepts (through sketches or other tools) about complex problems, datasets, or experimentation
  • You are able and experienced in mentoring more junior designers
  • You have a strong background in prototyping and testing, future visioning, and strategy development
  • You stand out with your strong communication in English and you are on your way to learn German

How you can grow with us

As an integral part of our Design and Engineering team, you have the chance to face and solve complex challenges every day together with a dedicated team of talented colleagues from all over the world. Within a community of about 300 designers from BCG Platinion and BCG Digital Ventures, you foster creativity and collaboration. Thereby, you will have the opportunity to actively shape and further develop your future environment. By travelling around the globe to work with international clients and BCG teams, you will grow and strengthen your individual network.

Become a part of our team 

Apply via our online portal now, with your CV, examples of your work, a relevant project list, all pertinent references, transcripts, and writing sample/cover letter. If you have any questions, please contact Mike Stertz at +49 221 58958-324.