Senior Business Architect

MassMutual   •  

Springfield, MA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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Not Specified years

Posted 44 days ago

Description

Responsibilities

In this role, the business architect will be responsible for:

  • Designing and guiding a business architecture blueprint of the enterprise, particularly MMUS, which aligns to the business strategy
  • Analyzing and developing a business model for connecting business strategies with business goals
  • Collaborating across MMUS with an array of stakeholders including senior management, business leaders, IT architecture, business development, in order to connect the business architecture roadmap with operational decisions
  • Creating capability models and facilitating the identification
  • of solutions
  • Establishing best practices for key business architecture services

Skills

  • Sound understanding of business principles and concepts
    • Such as: how markets influence business, what are the differentiating factors of the business, what and how values are created, and how strategies may be supported.
  • Strong communication, relationship building, negotiation and influencing skills
  • Ability to think about business in a way that is abstracted from how the business functions and how technology is implemented
  • Facilitation and training skills for groups of various size and seniority

    Mindset

  • Consulting mindset
    • Which creates a rich engagement experience for the client
  • Design thinking
    • Which enables synthesizing of many ideas into big-picture view that shows the connection between business intention and business action
  • Being an agent for change
    • Who uses business architecture to initiate action and challenge others via business designs and solutions, which drive requirements to the business operational and organizational structures

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