Business Architect – Glasgow (Hybrid / Remote)

Are you proficient in comprehending and shaping business processes and capabilities? Can you confidently work across all areas of a large business?

We are on the lookout for an experienced and dynamic Business Architect to join our client’s newly established Strategic Alignment function. This role will be working with internal and external stakeholders to create strategically aligned solutions that maximise value and ensure key business outcomes are achieved.


Duties & Responsibilities of the Business Architect:

  • Develop and maintain an understanding of the organization’s business processes, objectives, and strategy to ensure strategic alignment across all functions.
  • Identify gaps in current business architecture and propose sustainable and efficient solutions to improve business processes and systems.
  • Coordinate with multiple stakeholders to define business requirements, develop functional designs, and facilitate the implementation of strategic solutions.
  • Support discovery work by understanding and documenting business needs and translating them into solution requirements.
  • Participate in planning and strategy sessions, offering insights based on business architecture principles to support the development of the company’s strategic roadmap.
  • Ensure all proposed solutions and strategies are aligned with the organization’s goals, values, and overall strategic direction.
  • Establish a robust business capability model use this to monitor performance of implemented solutions and continuously strive to enhance their effectiveness.
  • Support the cultural, technological, and methodology transformation in line with the broader IHDS organization, and business strategy/transformation.
  • Help design business systems and procedures.
  • Collaborate with architecture, product owners, delivery teams and other key stakeholders to help define product strategy, the technical vision and high-level strategic roadmaps.
  • Support organizational studies and evaluations.
  • Stay current with digital technologies and trends to ensure the organization stays competitive.
  • Use data to drive any decision-making and in general promote a data driven culture.
  • Ensure that solutions are designed in such a way that they deliver maximum value to the customer and demonstrate this empirically.
  • Develop a range of strategic options and scenarios based on the identified issues and opportunities. These options should consider the organization’s strengths, weaknesses, and external factors. Brainstorm creative and innovative ideas that have the potential to drive the organization’s growth and success.

What you will need to succeed as Business Architect: 

  • Proven experience in business architecture, enterprise business analysis, or enterprise architecture.
  • A good understanding of system design, data & analytics, software architecture and software engineering practices.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of business architecture methodologies and frameworks.
  • Proficiency in business process and capability modelling.
  • Experience working in a scaled Agile environment, with an understanding of a variety of methodologies including Kanban and Scrum.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences.
  • Motivation and a professional drive and can manage multiple high priority assignments simultaneously.
  • Experience in the healthcare industry is preferable as well as familiarity with regulatory compliance and data privacy standards across global markets.


If you are interested in finding out more about this position, please contact Kyran for a chat on 01223 607670 or apply now.

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Kameo Recruitment Ltd is acting as an employment agency for this permanent vacancy.

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