IT Enterprise Architecture – EA Stewardship and Solutions
About the Job
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About Bristol-Myers Squibb\:
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.
One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. And driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) is a global BioPharma company firmly focused on its mission to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines to patients with serious diseases. The IT organization at BMS is accountable for all digital investments for the company as part of its accountability. The Enterprise Architecture team is formed with the focus on Simplifying our architecture, Integrate disparate processes and Focus our digital investments on highest value opportunities. Current portfolio of requests for this team includes the recommendation of a Content Management Platform, Cloud Development Architecture, and selection of an Enterprise Risk Management solution.
The EA Stewardship and Solutions role, reporting to the Head of Enterprise Architecture is charged with the creation and maintenance of IT Enterprise Architecture for BMS in partnership with several stakeholders who contribute to the Architecture. The role will be 70% orchestration leveraging a virtual team to get the work done with 30% hands-on component in developing frameworks and architectures. The goal is to provide maximum value from our investments in digital and technology capabilities.
Ensure that the respective business, application, data and technology perspectives are in line with the organization’s technology and governance strategies, policies and standards.
Create, Collect, Curate and Synthesize internal, external and leading architecture principles and trends to provide best value for BMS.
Help create the “constitution” on Architecture practices balancing BMS needs, external trends and partner capabilities.
Provide a technology, organization and vendor agnostic solutions to solve core Business problems for innovation, competitive advantage and/or efficient operations.
Interpret, use and apply information contained within IT architecture to inform a range of business improvement activities, particularly those involved in the design, development, enhancement and maintenance of IT support systems.
Help create the “to be” architecture and execute plans to move current architecture to the desired architecture.
Ensure that the overall architecture is maintained in a coherent manner and that appropriate considerations are made for its security and quality.
Active member of the EA dedicated team involved in all EA activities such as Architecture Review Boards, Working Team meetings, Capability and Trend research and Solution Design.
Develop the framework to develop architecture guidelines, principles and artifacts (e.g., blue prints, technology roadmaps, etc.)
Work with Solution Architects, Domain Architects, and Business Partners to understand outcomes and help design the optimal solution architecture
Facilitate small to medium sized working sessions to assess architecture alternatives. Document decisions and follow up tasks for completion
Research key trends in architecture and business models and communicate them to key stakeholders
Develop a strong internal and external network of architects and thought leaders to bring the best ideas to solve Business problems.
Develop processes for IT community to communicate, share and collaborate using a common EA Platform.
Develop and implement innovative methods to document, share and engage broader IT and Business community so that the Architecture Guidelines are evolving, stays aligned with external trends and internal needs.
Identify patterns of use across domains and capabilities and suggest ways to streamline and improve digital capabilities.
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Ideal Candidates Would Also Have\: