Business Architect

Business Architect

Maxis Communications
Malaysia
7-10 years
Not Specified

Job Description


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  • Together, we aim to bring the best of technology to help people, businesses and the nation to be ahead in a changing world.
  • To realise our vision to become Malaysia’s leading converged solutions company, we are looking for a new talent to innovate and grow with us in a culture that values commitment, performance and possibilities.

Why does this job exist and why is it critical​Business Architect as part of Maxis Enterprise Business, to help lead and drive Converge Solutions for our client Business and Digital Transformation needs. The role required to have strong understanding of Business and IT alignment, Organization dynamics, strong understanding of strategic IT business investment and justification of business cases, complex solution (multiple service lines) commercial construct and benefits realization. The role also need to have good knowledge of industry governance framework to work with client to navigate across this challenges, put together a sound business and transformation investment plans for the clients.
On top of that, the role needs to possess deep understanding of proven governance framework, an acute understanding of complex enterprise organization structure. Had the experience to lead organization wide change management, drive governance best practice and had strong knowledge of business information flow. The role need deep knowledge on aligning strategic organization goals and objectives with decisions regarding the organization products and services; ability to work with partners and suppliers to formulate commercial propositions that befits a strategic transformation investment, ability to work with organization on capacity and capabilities build up relate back to key business and IT initiatives. Strong Financial business case development skills, familiar with multi-year financial investment simulation and justifications experience is a must.
An exposure to Telecommunication industry, understanding of 5G, Cloud, IoT, CyberSecurity, Software Defined network solutions construct is an added advantage
What are you accountable for
  • Develop a business architecture strategy based on a situational awareness of various business scenarios and motivations.
  • Apply a structured business architecture approach and methodology (i.e. Architecture Frameworks and Industry Governance Frameworks) for capturing the key views of the client’s enterprise business units.
  • Capture the tactical and strategic client’s enterprise goals that provide traceability through the organization and are mapped to metrics that provide ongoing governance.
  • Describe the primary business functions of the enterprise and distinguish between customer-facing, supplier-related, business execution and business management functions and the set of strategic, core and support processes that transcend functional and organizational boundaries; identify and describe external entities such as customers, suppliers, and external systems that interact with the business; and describe which people, resources and controls are involved in the processes.
  • Responsible for large scale transformation program business investment justification, financial business case development and simulations, commercial construct development by working with different business units and eco-system partners.
  • Responsible to drive client’s Enterprise Transformation program governance, to provide Program governance subject matter expertise and knowledge, provide visibility and benefits realization reporting and update to key internal and external stakeholders.

What do you need to have to fit for the role
  • A 7-10 years + Experience in similar role in Business Governance and Compliance functions for a large local or multi-national enterprise.
  • Familiar with Cloud based Architectural Framework and Enterprise Architecture frameworks
  • Familiar with Governance Framework like ISACA’s COBIT 5 and CGEIT (preferably COBIT and CGEIT certified)
  • Familiar with Service management framework like ITIL 4.0 and other industry best practices certifications (preferably ITIL certified)
  • Experience with Financial Investment Case development/justifications and driven Digital Transformation Benefits Realization programs.
  • A broad, enterprise-wide view of the business and varying degrees of appreciation for strategy, processes and capabilities, enabling technologies, and governance
  • The ability to recognize structural issues within the organization, functional inter-dependencies and cross-silo redundancies
  • The ability to apply architectural principles to business solutions and to assimilate and correlate disconnected documentation and drawings, and articulate their collective relevance to the organization and to high-priority business issues
  • Experience using model-based representations that can be adjusted as required to collect, aggregate or disaggregate complex and conflicting information about the business
  • Extensive experience planning and deploying both business and IT initiatives and driven large scale programs playing an Architectural and Governance role
  • Good communication skills and the ability to communicate appropriately at all levels of the organization; this includes written and verbal communications as well as visualizations
  • The ability to act as liaison conveying information needs of the business to IT and data constraints to the business; applies equal conveyance regarding business strategy and IT strategy, business processes and work flow automation, business initiatives and IT initiatives, and benefit realization and service delivery
  • Team player able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus

What’s next
  • Once you’ve applied online, our team will carefully review your application. Due to a high volume of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely review process.
  • Should you be shortlisted for the role, we will send you an invitation via email for a digital interview. You can also check on your application status by logging into your candidate account.

Always Be Ahead At Maxis, we are passionate about bringing together the best of technology to help people, businesses and the nation to Always Be Ahead in an evolving world, as we pursue our vision to be Malaysia’s leading converged solutions company. We deeply believe that the key element to our success has always been and will always be our people. Visit our careers page to learn more about having a career at Maxis. The MaxisWay culture Our culture, or MaxisWay as we call it, was created to focus on three core values which are ‘Customer First’, ‘What’s Possible’ and ‘I am Maxis’. These values are implemented in the way we interact with each other by embedding the language of commitment, performance and possibilities. Watch these videos and hear from our people who embody the MaxisWay culture.

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