Location: Richardson, TX (100% remote during Covid)
Position Type: 6M+ Contract
Hourly / Salary: BOE!
Vaco Technology is currently seeking a Business Architect for a 6M+ Contract opportunity located in Richardson, TX (100% remote during Covid). The Business Architect will structure the enterprise, including governance structure, business process, and business information. The Business Architect will align strategic goals and objectives with decisions regarding products and services, partners and suppliers, organization, capabilities, and key business and IT initiatives. The primary focus of the Business Architect will be business motivations, business operations, business analysis frameworks, and related networks that link these aspects of the enterprise together. The Business Architect works to develop an integrated view of the enterprise using a repeatable approach, cohesive framework, and available industry standard techniques.
Develop Business Architecture Strategy Based on Situational Awareness of Business Scenarios / Motivations for M&A (Mergers / Acquisitions)
Apply Structured Business Architecture Approach / Methodology for Capturing the Business Lines Key Views
Capture Tactical / Strategic Goals that Provide Traceability Through the Organization / Map to Metrics that Provide Ongoing Governance
Define / Describe the Primary Business Functions of the Enterprise / Distinguish Between Business Execution / Business Functions
Define the Set of Strategic / Cure / Support Process that Transcend Functional / Organizational Boundaries - Identify / Describe External Entities (Customers / Suppliers / External Systems) that Interact with the Business
Define the Data Share Across the Enterprise and the Relationship between those Data Sets
Capture Relationships Among Roles / Capabilities and Business Units / Decomposition of those Business Units into Subunits / Internal and External Management of those Units
Exceptional Communication (Verbal / Written / Visualizations) Skills with All Levels of the Organization
Team Player - Work Effectively at all Levels of the Organization / Ability to Influence Moves Toward Consensus
Strong Situational Analysis / Decision Making Abilities
Identify / Recognize Structural Issues within the Organization - Functional Interdependencies / Cross-Silo Redundancies, etc.
Assimilate / Correlate Disconnected Documentation and Drawings / Articulate Collective Relevance to the Organization / High-Priority Business Issues
Model-Based Representation Experience (adjustable as required) - Collect / Aggregate / Disaggregate Complex and Conflicting Information About the Business
Ability to Visualize / Create High-Level Models Used in Future Analysis to Extend / Grow the Business Architecture, etc.
Planning / Deploying Business / IT Initiatives
Business Process Modeling Utilizing Appropriate Tools / Techniques
Act as a Liaison Conveying Information Needs of the Business to IT and Data Constraints to the Business - Apply Equal Conveyance Regarding Business Strategy / IT Strategy / Business Processes / Workflow Automation / Business Initiatives / IT Initiatives / Benefit Realization / Service Delivery