Deloitte Business Architect - Deloitte Platforms - Organic in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Architect - Deloitte Platforms - Organic

Deloitte Consulting s Platforms practice develops products that augment our leading services practice and strike at the heart of our clients business needs. Deloitte's commitment to innovation is inspiring our clients to new possibilities; our asset-based consulting agenda is designed to deliver tangible results in the near-term and sustainable competitive advantage for years to come. Are you looking for an opportunity to help build products used by some of the biggest and most influential businesses around the world? If so, we are currently seeking a Business Architect to support the Platforms Product Management team.

Work You'll Be Doing

Job Responsibilities:

A Business Architect helps define the structure for software solutions in terms of key stakeholders, high-level interactions, capabilities, user stories, and any specific business requirements. They are also responsible for researching, developing, and documenting business architecture deliverables such as context diagrams, capability maps, user story inventory, detailed user stories, personas, demo storyboard, and business requirements in tools and templates. The Architect will conduct gap analysis of current to target state business architecture (in case of existing solutions) and define roadmap and plans to achieve target state; while collaborating with advisory support staff (business and product SMEs) and downstream teams (e.g. development, UI design) to obtain inputs, drive decisions, and solicit feedback used to develop, refine, and finalize business architecture deliverables.

Business Architects also scope, plan, and drive working sessions and weekly checkpoints with management, advisory support staff, and downstream teams. They provide input and clarifications to downstream teams (UI designers, solution architecture, development, testing). Primarily, they provide inputs to revise and finalize UI wireframes / mockups which will be used along with user stories and any specific requirements to design, build, and test the artifact (concept / prototype / product). They are responsible for documenting key decisions, action items, and notes from meetings and distributes to necessary stakeholders. They coach and mentor the teams on methodology, frameworks, tools, and templates. They monitor and drive progress of documentation of business architecture deliverables against project timelines.

What You'll Bring To The Table:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor s Degree.

  • 3-4 years of related Business Architect experience.

Preferred Skills:

  • Jama Contour

  • JIRA

  • BPMN

  • UML

  • MS Visio, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Agile SDLC

  • Fluent in agile: epics, themes, user stories

  • Business process modeling

  • User stories development

  • Requirements gathering and definition

  • Persona development

  • Storyboarding

  • Stakeholder interviewing and management

  • Test case development, manual testing, and defect management

Professional Skills Requirements:

  • Ability to work well with product owners, business and technical subject matter experts, product delivery managers, creative designers, technical architects, software developers, offshore delivery teams, and testers

  • Driving workshops with medium-large groups of diverse participants in-person and virtually

  • Project management, planning, and organization

  • Documentation of deliverables and meeting outcomes

  • Strong verbal and written English communication

  • Coaching and mentoring of new team members

  • Strong sense of ownership, and responsibility for deliverables

  • Highly diligent, comfortable with ambiguity and solving complex problems, and flexible with willingness to stretch comfort zones to meet product, team, and competency goals

  • Develop the functional requirements for a reporting product aimed at significantly improving the quality, transparency, and inter-operability of safety data from post marketing, clinical trials as well as real-world sources such as electronic medical records and social media

  • Implement agile methodology, by assisting in planning sprints and project milestones based on scope of work

  • Plan and facilitate workshops with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and technical stakeholders to refine detailed user stories and provide inputs on draft UI wireframes

  • Work closely with UI/UX designers to ensure the design is compatible with user stories and stakeholders expectations

  • Assist product manager by managing and assigning daily tasks to team members through project management tools to ensure on-time deliverables

Category: Management Consulting

About Deloitte

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