We are looking for a passionate, business-outcome focused, detail-oriented Enterprise Business Architect to join the Digital Enterprise Architecture Strategy & Transformation practice within Pfizer Digital Architecture.
The candidate is primarily responsible for :
Assisting in advancing the Digital Architecture program and objectivesResponsible for developing and guiding EA playbook blueprint, and operating model, emerging technology research and insight, internal consulting service to achieve Pfizer Digital’s vision and desired business outcomesCataloging, developing, coordinating, communicating, maintaining and governing overall digital architecture assets - blueprint, roadmap, representations, capability models, reports and components to adequately align Pfizer’s business strategy and digital objectivesUnderstand business objectives and define comprehensive enterprise architecture (business, data, applications, technology) blueprints & plans to support and align strategy and business outcomesProvide strategic and architecture consultation, advisory and guidance in defining and / or designing business processes, functions and organizational structures, as well as in researching, identifying and internally marketing enabling digital capabilities based on business requirementsLead enterprise-level EA studies to examine the strength, risks and opportunities related to current state, future state roadmap, new market trends, emerging technologies and business models (SWOT analysis)Develop trusting and business relationships with executives and cross-functional senior leaders to determine ways that Pfizer can leverage digital capabilities to enhance bold moves.
Manage the Enterprise Architecture Advisory / Review Board and help develop the EA Center of ExcellenceSupport Digital investment planning and oversight efforts
Ability to apply Horizontal Thinking Ability to understand the long-term ("big picture") and short-term perspectives of situationsKnowledgeable in all aspects of designing and constructing business processes, value streams, capabilities, functions and organizational structures in lifescience / healthcare verticalPersonal and professional skills, including excellent communication and relationship-building skills, problem solving, and negotiationComprehensive knowledge of enterprise architecture facilitation and organization change managementLeadership skills to influence and indirectly drive cross-functional teams towards common solutionsAbility to adapt to rapidly changing technology / trend and apply it to business needsAbility to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies / trends and deliver technology value roadmapAbility to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidenceUnderstanding of management consulting and IT / EA frameworks to align business and digital strategy, goals, objectivesUnderstanding of architecture planning, technology delivery model and governance modelsKnowledge of finance, accounting, valuation and metrics development.
Statistical analysis and data science skills a plusExcellent Business and Digital capability modeling and analysis skillsManagement experience in one or more of the following areas (preferably in lifescience / healthcare)Strategic planning, leadership and relationship managementProject management efforts involving the coordination of resources and goals across multiple architecture domains.
Developing and monitoring delivery of efficient and effective services and models to diverse and complex business problems.
great interpersonal skills, and ability to work in a team environment across different time zonesKnowledge of LifeScience and / or Healthcare vertical including business, regulatory and market trendsBachelor's degree in computer science or business, information systems or related discipline, or equivalent and extensive related enterprise architecture experience15+ years of experience in IT, with a minimum of 10 years in practicing in Enterprise Architecture discipline, lifescience / healthcare domain a plus.
Neutral toward technology, vendor and product choices; more interested in outcomes than in personal preferences
Master’s degree or M.B.A. preferred
Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.
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