Role : Business Architect
Location : Austin TX
Job Type:: Long term contract
Business Architect , Process Consulting
Responsible for identifying value creation prospects within the organization, link them to business change opportunities, and support the change using Business Architecture and Process Re-imagination methods.
Identify opportunities for cross departmental value realization using BA methods to reduce the effect of business and IT silos.
Decompose business initiatives into components that can be managed as business transformation projects.
Incrementally develop the business architecture that is aligned to and prioritized by the modernization roadmap and input from the business owners and functional SME’s.
Define and publish a standardized playbook of guidelines, methods and toolset for consistently describing the business architecture.
Develop training materials and mentor staff and team members in the principles, techniques and methods required for the creation and use of the defined business architecture standards and artefacts.
Develop business case for select innovation and improvement opportunities, including but not limited to high-level implementation roadmap / timeline, implications for existing architecture, estimated return on investment, and proposed execution strategy.
Facilitate requirements gathering to include ideation, epic generation, process modeling, and story creation.
Experience in successfully applying architecture frameworks for describing and analysing the business operating environment.
Experience using model-based representations that can be adjusted as required to collect, aggregate or disaggregate complex and conflicting information about the business.
Has a broad, enterprise-wide view of the business and varying degrees of appreciation for strategy, processes and capabilities, enabling technologies, and governance
Ability to quickly understand and assess a client’s current business architecture/operating model
Ability to recognize functional interdependencies and cross-silo redundancies.
Knowledge of industry standard frameworks and notations such as TOGAF, BIZBOK, BPMN and ArchiMate.
Good communication skills and experience of liaising with Board/Director level business and IT managers.
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