Business Architect – Senior

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Business Architect – Senior. This is a 12 Month contract with possibility of extension, to work with our Crown Corporation client located in Ottawa OR the GTA, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one.

This role also focuses on future state capabilities and translates how strategy will be operationalized and articulates various aspects of the business and their relationships to each other.  

For this position, we are looking to hire a person who is very structured, analytical and thrives on delivering results, and who can work well with all Stakeholders.

The Business Architect will have the following responsibilities:

  • Evaluate the impact of key investments on the business capabilities of the organization through key views that describe the organization
  • Steward business ideas and investments through the planning phases of the idea and evaluate the strategic importance, priority and impact of the investment
  • Describe the primary business functions of the enterprise from the perspectives of the customer, shipper and business management.
  • Define the set of strategic, core and support processes that transcend functional and organizational boundaries; identify and describe external entities such as customers, shippers, and external systems that interact with the business; and describe which people, resources and controls are involved in the processes.
  • Capture the relationships among value streams, capabilities and business units, the decomposition of those business units into subunits, and the internal or external management of those units.
  • The Business Architect must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • University degree in business or information systems or equivalent experience or combination thereof
  • 7+ years Agile IT experience
  • Strategy, Roadmap, and Planning skills
  • Strong communication and facilitation skills, ability to influence
  • Critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, with the ability to build relationships as well as managing and resolving conflict
  • Experience modeling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Nice to Have Skills

  • Graduate degree in Business Administration (MBA)(Asset)
  • Certifications: Certified business analysis professional (CBAP) (Asset), BABOK (Asset), ITIL foundations (Asset), Project
  • Management Professional (PMP), TOGAF certification (Asset)
  • Digital enterprise transformation
  • Business knowledge and experience in Supply Chain, Mobile, Martech, and Cloud technologies
  • Practiced Customer-centric design frameworks such as Design Thinking, Design Sprints, Journey Mapping
  • If you are interested in applying to our Business Architect position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.


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    Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_1658042

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