BCG Digital Ventures

BCGDV – Building, Incubating, and Scaling Disruptive Digital Businesses

 

We are a team of innovators, operators, entrepreneurs, and investors working with the world’s largest organizations. We turn ideas into businesses and we invest in the outcomes together with our clients.

The multidisciplinary team at BCG Digital Ventures goes beyond providing consulting, design, and technology services to form strategic venture teams with our client partners. Our network of partnerships with business leaders and investment communities—paired with the wealth of BCG's global digital assets, substantial intellectual property, and resources—ensures that we can deliver end-to-end results. We collaborate with our client partners to rapidly develop, launch, and grow transformational digital products, platforms, and businesses.

Full time
BCG Digital Ventures Sydney NSW, Australia
We’re BCG Digital Ventures. Welcome.   A wholly owned subsidiary of the Boston Consulting Group, we invent, launch, scale, and invest in game changing start-ups with the world's most influential companies. We know that we have the greatest impact when people with different perspectives from different backgrounds work together inclusively and with relentless dedication to the customer. BCGDV brings together multidisciplined teams to create extraordinary ventures that have a profound impact on the way the world thinks, works, interacts and behaves every day. If you have the passion, tenacity, and curiosity to build innovative businesses from the ground up, adventure awaits you…   Introducing our Engineering Team.   Our Engineers design, develop and maintain the technology which is at the core of our ventures, solving challenging problems with radically simple solutions that disrupt markets, generate value and positively impact millions of lives. Working in multidisciplinary teams of Product, Business, and Design professionals, Engineers at BCGDV build products from scratch and create testable software which delivers maximum value for our ventures. You are given the opportunity to learn technologies which are outside of your core specialism due to shifting projects and the opportunity to rotate from one venture to the next. As a Lead Data Scientist, you will: Use data-driven insights to craft new software products. You will be involved from the early stages of defining data needs and sourcing data, all-the-way through to productionising predictive models as part of working systems. As a data scientist, you have a solid grounding in scientific work and are able to define and communicate key metrics to stakeholders, as you progress through delivery. Work as part of the engineering team to develop deployable and scalable software. Rapidly plan, design, implement and test solutions to data-science problems. Perform analysis on large sets of data to extract actionable insights and help drive decisions. Work on end-to-end projects to ensure your findings are executed and tested in a desired way. Work closely with cross-functional teams of data scientists, product managers, designers and engineers across the company who are passionate about building creative ventures. Be a collaborating partner to product development teams, making and giving recommendations As a Lead Data Scientist, you will need: Expertise in techniques like: Machine Learning, NLP, Graph Theory, AI Strong hands-on experience in one or more of the following programming languages: Python, Java, R, or Scala Experience leading and managing a team of data scientists Experience delivering data science components that are part of successful commercial products Experience working cross-functionally with engineering teams to develop prototypes and software products that can be deployed across varied environments (e.g.: cloud, on-premises, devices, etc.) Knowledge in Big Data and Fast Data (i.e.: real time streaming) Previous experience working with clients and executives Additional valued capabilities include: Advanced degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics Experience working with deep-learning models to solve visual and language problems. Open-source contributions to contemporary and relevant machine-learning libraries. Ability to work with dashboard and visualization software (such as Tableau, D3, Mixpanel, Flurry or Google Analytics). Experience with distributed systems such as Hadoop/MapReduce, Spark, streaming data processing, cloud architecture.
Aug 06, 2019
Internship
BCG Digital Ventures Sydney NSW, Australia
About Our Company   BCG Digital Ventures is a corporate investment and incubation firm. We invent, build, scale and invest in game changing startups with the world's most influential companies. We know that we have the greatest impact when people with different perspectives and from different backgrounds work together inclusively. BCGDV brings together multidisciplined teams to create extraordinary ventures that have a profound impact on the way the world thinks, works, interacts and behaves every day.   About our Engineering Team   Our Engineers design, develop and maintain the technology which is at the core of our ventures, solving challenging problems with radically simple solutions that disrupt markets, generate value and positively impact millions of lives. Working in multidisciplinary teams of Product, Business, and Design professionals, Engineers at BCGDV build products from scratch and create testable software which delivers maximum value for our ventures.   Program Overview   The Software Engineering Internship Program gives participants the opportunity to work alongside experts and mentors in our Sydney center to build real products and companies across various domains. The program runs 12 weeks long from  25 November to 28 February 2020  full-time and includes a number of DV events and content based workshops. As a Software Engineering Intern you will be exposed to: Current technologies including front-end and back-end applications, Infrastructure, Android, iOS, AR and VR, machine learning, IoT and Data Science. Best practices for building secure and scalable systems. Agile development, and how it’s used in the real world. An opportunity to come onboard as a full-time Software Engineer. As a Software Engineering Intern you will need to: Be in your final year of study or a recent graduate. Demonstrate interest and basic knowledge of the technologies mentioned above. Show us what makes you stand out from the crowd - we want to see your drive and passion, personal projects and open source involvement. Compensation   This is a paid internship. Relocation and housing are not provided. You must have Australian working rights and be able to work from our Sydney center.   Apply now   If you have the passion, tenacity, and curiosity to build innovative businesses then this Internship program is for you! Please include your resume and link to any of your personal projects and contributions (i.e. Github, open source software) when applying.
Aug 06, 2019
Full time
BCG Digital Ventures Sydney NSW, Australia
We’re BCG Digital Ventures. Welcome.   A wholly owned subsidiary of the Boston Consulting Group, we invent, launch, scale, and invest in game changing start-ups with the world's most influential companies. We know that we have the greatest impact when people with different perspectives from different backgrounds work together inclusively and with relentless dedication to the customer. BCGDV brings together multidisciplined teams to create extraordinary ventures that have a profound impact on the way the world thinks, works, interacts and behaves every day. If you have the passion, tenacity, and curiosity to build innovative businesses from the ground up, adventure awaits you…   Introducing our Engineering Team.   Our Engineers design, develop and maintain the technology which is at the core of our ventures, solving challenging problems with radically simple solutions that disrupt markets, generate value and positively impact millions of lives. Working in multidisciplinary teams of Product, Business, and Design professionals, Engineers at BCGDV build products from scratch and create testable software which delivers maximum value for our ventures. You are given the opportunity to learn technologies which are outside of your core specialism due to shifting projects and the opportunity to rotate from one venture to the next. What we are looking for: Experience in software engineering with expertise in technologies like Java, .NET, PHP or any C Based Language. Experience with Front End Frameworks (Angular, React etc).Experience with performance optimisation techniques. Experience with object oriented design and building Back End applications with REST API services. Experience designing and developing service-based architectures and/or micro services. Solid experience of software engineering best practices (e.g. Agile software development, test-driven development, unit testing, code reviews, design documentation, etc…) Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience. Salaries start from $90k + super + bonus, offers are made appropriate to the level of the role i.e. Engineer, Senior Engineer or Lead Engineer.
Aug 06, 2019
Full time
BCG Digital Ventures Sydney NSW, Australia
We’re BCG Digital Ventures. Welcome.   We are an ever-growing global team of the world’s most remarkable entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, venture architects, product experts and investors. Our ventures create a strategic advantage for the most important global companies.   This is BCG Digital Ventures. Adventure awaits you…   Introducing our Venture Operations Team.   From human resources and information technology to finance, marketing and operations management, the Venture Operations Team is the internal force that drives us forward, enabling us to expand the limits of human expectation with our compelling products, services and ventures. Together, these one-of-a-kind problem-solvers direct our inner corporate structures with incomparable precision, profound analytic foresight and a deep commitment to world-class business services.   We are currently looking for an IT Support Specialist to join our Sydney office on a permanent basis. Role responsibilities: Provide a high level of customer service while supporting venture teams and office based staff in a fast-paced environment.  Support includes, but is not limited to, Macs (primarily), PCs, AV, smartphones, phone and voicemail systems, both in and outside the office Manage local technology in order to increase reliability, security, interoperability, effectiveness of customer work while reducing costs, both in the office and at remote site Assist in preparing and deploying Apple and PC laptops for staff, including configuration and imaging Lead IT on-boarding of new staff, providing guidance to use devices and systems Manage user accounts in Active Directory and across various SaaS tools. Hardware and software asset tracking and inventory management Provide support for the IT fit out of new office builds Coordinate the repair and maintenance of AV equipment, office printers, and computing equipment with outside vendors Provide on-site technical support at special events, e.g., executive speeches, press conferences, offsite meetings, etc. Communicate frequently with end users as well as with local, regional, and global support teams Participate in local, regional, and global projects as appropriate to evaluate existing systems and recommend technology for upgrade and replacement; evaluate new technologies for potential applicability within BCGDV Achieve annual goals and objectives, developed in cooperation with IT Service organization and local management Minimum Requirements: Minimum of 2 years of experience in similar role Experience troubleshooting macOS, Windows 10, Microsoft Office Suite, Web browsers, VPN/network connectivity, Google G Suite environment, SaaS tools, Audio Visual equipment Ability to diagnose problems and provide solutions and/or escalate to the appropriate expertise area Experience in effectively communicating and presenting technical concepts to management, peer group and staff Displays self-starting attitude, resourcefulness and professionalism. Displays tact, patience and the ability to handle stressful situations. Excellent oral and written English, clear communication Able to work independently as well as in a team environment, exercising sound judgment and initiative Lifting/moving equipment is required. Some travel may be required. Interviews will take place after resumes have been screened for minimum requirements. Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.   BCG Digital Ventures is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.
Aug 06, 2019