BCG is looking for a talented Technical Architect with excellent development and architecture experience leveraging technologies within the Microsoft stack experience to drive technical governance, innovation, integration and cloud-
oriented strategies across our internal application portfolio. The preferred candidate will have a specialized focus on modern add-
in development for PowerPoint.
This portfolio includes applications which support our Visual Services function. The role will partner closely with internal product managers, stakeholders and business relationship managers to understand business capability needs and recommend innovative and sustainable technical strategies to meet those requirements.
The architect will also partner with solution architects and product managers to facilitate, standardize and optimize application delivery for projects as well as review and advise on how to improve existing applications for performance, security, maintainability and scalability.
They will input into the guidance, selection and introduction of new technologies, platforms and applications both functional and non-
functional requirements. The position requires a motivated architect who can actively work across a large portfolio and support multiple parallel initiatives.
Engage with project delivery teams during planning and execution to build architecture recommendations, with a particular focus on optimizing the integration of new technologies into the portfolioCreate and maintain solution architectures which address both functional and non-
stay abreast of new technology trends and their applicability to BCG’s business problemsProvide consultation in Software as a Service (SaaS) selection and integrationEnable effective service portfolio road maps and architecture-
led planning practices, with an emphasis on correlating dependencies across service road maps and coaching service owners and architects on best practicesPromote component re-
use in architecture designsCoordinate standards and best practices across the architect community, both within the application architecture domain and across other domainsGuide teams through the architecture governance process, delivering artifacts which meet standards and highlight dependencies, risks and risk mitigation optionsFacilitate the implementation and optimization of role-
based access control rules and best practices, in collaboration with Information Security architectsMaintain and manage an application risk register, tracking and actively reducing the technical debt of the application portfolio