A reputable Parastatal is looking for a Business Architect to be based in Centurion for an 18 months Contract.
Purpose of the Job : The successful incumbent’s responsibility will be to work with stakeholders to design and implement an existing and target state business architecture that provides value to the organization.
Key Performance Areas
Establish business architecture capacity (Centre of Excellence).
Develop business outcome value streams (for each business unit).
Update Target Operating Model with requisite granular component details.
Update business capability model to a granular level.
Deliver end-to-end Business Architecture Blueprint.
Qualifications and Experience
B Degree Information Systems.
6 8 years in transformational and operational improvement business environments
Extensive experience in planning and deploying both business and IT initiatives.
Experience in modeling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques.
Experience using model-based representations that can be adjusted as required to collect, aggregate or disaggregate complex and conflicting information about the business.
Technical and behavioral competencies required
The ability to apply architectural principles to business solutions.
The ability to recognize structural issues within the organization, functional interdependencies and cross-silo redundancies.
The ability to assimilate and correlate disconnected documentation and drawings and articulate their collective relevance to the organization and to high-
priority business issues.
Strong situational analysis and decision making abilities.
Team player and be able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus.
The ability to act as liaison conveying information needs to the business to IT and data constraints to the business; this includes written and verbal communications as well as visualizations.