Senior Business Architect – ERP experience required

  • Category
    Information Technology - Project Manager
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Business Architect – Senior for a 6-month contract with possibility of extension with our Crown Corporation Client located in Kanata, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one.

The Business Architect will have the following responsibilities:

  • Provide business insight for the development of strategic solutions aligned to architecture, standards, principles and best practices
  • In collaboration with the SIA (System Integration Architect), architect comprehensive IT solution that support business solutions and meet business needs
  • In collaboration with the SIA, consult with business, information and technical subject matter experts to identify how a given business architecture can support the business goals
  • In collaboration with the enterprise architecture team, translate business strategic and tactical objectives into multi-year response plans that deliver innovation and competitive advantage with a supporting business case
  • Facilitate business strategy integration and business process integration through joint requirement planning workshops

The Business Architect must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • Minimum of 8 – 10 years direct experience of contributing to the success of a range of mediumto-large initiatives with escalating levels of complexity and business criticality
  • Minimum of 5 years in a solution architecture role related to ERP systems
  • Academic : university degree in business or information systems or equivalent experience or combination thereof
  • Client Management: experienced in effectively interacting and communicating with business leads
  • Business analysis: familiar with business engineering system concepts and principles as well as complex modeling techniques, able to align business unit subprocesses to enterprise business processes and able to lead functional requirement walk through and quality reviews
  • Value management: can identify the effectiveness and completeness of business and technology strategies and ensure alignment with IT and other applicable crossorganization strategies
  • Domain knowledge: deep knowledge of business context supported by ERP and mode of operations
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
  • Mature perspective on architecture principles and frameworks
  • Knowledge and experience in agile (scrum / Kanban / iterative development)
  • Exceptional relationship skills, collaboration across lines of business
  • Strong communication skills for both internal and external customers
  • Solid experience of end to end optimization processes

Nice to Have:

  • Certifications: Certified business analysis professional (CBAP) (Asset), TOGAF certification (Asset)
  • Graduate degree in Business Administration (MBA)

If you are interested in applying to the 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_12057576

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.