Senior Venture Architect

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 Architect Team.
We have entered a decade of disruption of large corporate business models, driven by a step change in the power of technology and the audacity and speed of start-ups. To be fit for the future, visionary companies will deliberately re-imagine themselves by injecting or attacking established models with new ideas fuelled by technology.
Our Venture Architect Team consists of world-class business leaders, corporate strategists, product specialists and designers. Together, we are helping corporations own the next horizon of innovation.
As a Senior Venture Architect, you will use your skills to:
·         Demonstrate leadership across all stages of the BCG Digital Ventures business model, including innovation, product development, incubation and commercialization
·         Explore and analyze markets and trends in the industry
·         Perform competitive analysis and identify current best practices and market leaders
·         Size the existing customer market, as well as identify trends and relative positioning
·         Analyze start-up deal flow to understand imminent disruptions and identify tech acceleration opportunities
·         Establish key performance indicators for venture outcomes while also defining the business model and case for new ventures, products and services
·         Define the business model options and case for new ventures, products and services
·         Develop the economic model and business plan for new ventures, products and services
·         Test and validate assumptions while creating a sensitivity analysis for key drivers
·         Assess internal capabilities and capacities to develop a sourcing strategy
·         Create the framing report (an overview and explanation of the project scope, objective and hypothesis) for new initiatives
·         Collaborate with the Strategic Design and Product Development leads, as well as clients, to define a minimum viable business build (or product / service)
·         Plan and deliver new ventures, products and services
·         Identify required partners for regulatory requirements or support needs
Business Development and IP Creation (outside of Venture work)
·         Create intellectual property, points of view and industry/ topic platforms
·         Contribute to the development of thought leadership across a range of emerging business, technology and design topics

As a Senior Venture Architect, you will need:
·        Several Years experience with strategy development, business planning and future visioning, as well as quantitative and economic modeling (preferred)
·         Design or product development expertise
·         A background in product prototyping and testing
·         A bachelor’s degree (business, psychology, economics, strategy or equivalent from a top-tier institution preferred)
·         A master’s degree (postgraduate, MBA or equivalent study)
·         Experience in a high-pressure start-up environment with exposure to multidisciplinary teams and/or involvement with a top-tier consulting firm

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