Job Summary This role plays an integral part in bridging business needs into technology solution definitions. Builds a holistic view of Client's business strategy over applicable scopes and the people, processes, information and technology roadmaps to achieve the strategic intent. The Business Architect partners with both business and technology groups to define the high-level approach and technology solutions required to align with the Clients objectives that groups required to enable the solution and the Companys mission and vision. The Business Architect incorporates Clients processes, governance, technology standards andor integrates emerging technologies across our technology portfolios to build a solution which achieves the overall business goal. May direct staff members through direct or indirect oversight. Job Responsibilities Works with IT Leadership to build the strategic roadmap for platformssystems. Works to align the IT strategy and planning with the Companys business goals and objectives. Understand the business strategies and execution models to represent a view of the business. Develops and maintains the enterprise architecture and capability models in alignment with the overall IT vision, supporting the information needs of the business andor may manage and perform research and discovery activities, vet ideas, explore and validate emerging technologies, trends and possibilities relevant to strategic and technical direction, while supporting business innovation and playing the role of a change agent. Partners with business and technology subject-matter experts to communicate business priorities, elicit and translate business requirements into technological solutions. Partners with Solution Architects to provide a consensus based scalable and adaptable architectural solution. Maintains policies, standards, and guidelines to ensure that a consistent framework is applied across the company. Manages andor facilitates Review Boards to evaluate project and technology proposals for architectural or technology fit. Provides, regular visibility, and communicates the business perspectives and IT implications to leadership to help scope business and technology long term valuevision. Facilitates the sharing of architecture best practices throughout the architecture community and the IT organization. Effectively resolves problems and roadblocks as they occur. Mentors and guides less experienced architects through onboarding, training, andor development. Basic Qualifications Experience in domain-specific business architecture concepts and methodologies (Value Streams, Capability Modeling, Process Modeling, Business Model Canvas, Value Proposition Canvas, Persona Design, Design Thinking, Design Patterns, BIZBOK, Frameworks) Experience creating and promoting guiding development principles and influencing development teams, business users, management, and leadership in the selection and adoption of technical solutions. Experience establishing maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community with vendors. Experience coordinating and facilitating executive management meetings. Experience analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions. Knowledge of project management (for example planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives). About the Company Peterson Technology Partners (PTP) has been Chicago's premier Information Technology (IT) staffing, consulting, and recruiting firm for over 22+ years. Named after Chicago's historic Peterson Avenue, PTP has built its reputation by developing lasting relationships, leading digital transformation, and inspiring technical innovation throughout Chicagoland Based in Park Ridge, IL, PTP's 250+ employees have a narrow focus on a single market (Chicago) and expertise in 4 innovative technical areas Artificial IntelligenceMachine LearningData Science RoboticsRobotic Process Automation (RPA) CyberDataInformation Security DevOpsDevSecOps PTP exists to ensure that all of our partners (clients and candidates alike) make the best hiring and career decisions. Connect LinkedIn Facebook Twitter YouTube All Social Links Review Google Glassdoor Yelp All Review Links Listen iTunes Spotify Stitcher All Podcast Links Apply Stack Overflow Dice LinkedIn Glassdoor All Job Openings Peterson Technology Partners is an equal opportunity employer.
Posting ID: 601342699Posted: 2021-03-02