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Business Architect

£40000 - £46999 per annum + Generous Benefits

FPSG have partnered with a well-recognised brand and are currently looking for a Business Architect to join their team in Glasgow. As a Business Architect, your purpose will be to define, govern and oversee the implementation and design of the Business Architecture.

As a Business Architect, you will contribute directly to the delivery of the Organisations Objectives by directly supporting the Business to define and govern the Digital Customer Roadmap as well as supporting the Technical Architects in the definition of the Technical Architecture Roadmap and its impact on the Customer Roadmap.

You will also be involved in the design of individual changes through projects and leading the definition of the design.

It is expected you would have experience of implementing or working within an agile working environment and will be experienced in working with multiple stakeholders to continually define and redefine changes throughout a project's lifecycle.

As a Business Architect your duties would involve:

-Responsibility for the conceptual design and documentation within multi disciplinary teams ensuring that the end to end service takes into account customer, user, stakeholder and technical needs.

-Taking responsibility for the definition of high-level requirements and 'to be' process maps

-Identify customer and user pain points and the impact of changes ensuring that solution designs meet the end to end needs. This will also include identifying the best option where multiple are identified and being able to communicate the reasons why to senior stakeholders.

-Take on the responsibility of design assurance on projects ensuring that changes to the architecture take account of relevant goals, principles, policies and standards and assessing the impact any potential changes will have on other projects within the business.

-Ensure that the Service Design Governance process continually aligns the organisations Financial and Project governance models by continually reviewing and refining the process.

-Responsibility for the initial population and ongoing maintenance of the Business Layer of the enterprise Architecture while maintaining EA Libraries.

-Maintain strategy artefacts and continually collaborate on the analysis of business strategy with multiple stakeholders.

-Effectively represent the team, and company in all engagements while acting as an ambassador for the organisation at all times. You will be hands on within the team, providing analysis for colleagues.

To be considered for the role of Business Architect you should have experience of:

-Applying Architectural principles, methods to business challenges and using model-based representations that can be adjusted as required to collect, aggregate or disaggregate sometimes complex and conflicting information.

-Acting as a liaison in order to explain the needs of the customer and the business to technical colleagues

-Agile and Waterfall project delivery methodologies and Lean Methods.

-Strong decision-making skills and communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively and appropriately at all levels of the organisation and with external stakeholders.

-A proven track record in the design of complex business solutions that are aligned with business needs while working in a fast paced environment.

In return:

As a Business Architect, you will receive an excellent basic salary of up to £46,999 dependant on experience, extremely generous pension and holiday allowance and flexible working on offer.

To be considered for this position please hit apply now. Alternatively, send an up to date of your CV to Hannah at FPSG with a few lines about your current situation and I will be in touch to discuss.


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