Business Architect Associate

    • Boston, MA

About this Opportunity

Responsible for creating and managing business process documentation including modeling and digitizing processes to enable enterprise capability realization to deliver Business Architecture solutions. The Business Architect Associate will be responsible for using a collaborative approach to digitizing business processes. Participates in design thinking and process and decision modeling using BPMN compliant methodologies and tools. This role will integrate and align business process modeling into DTCC risk management resilience framework. Process documentation will support current state processes leading to process reimagination to deliver best in class client experience by incorporating customer journeys across our product portfolio. Apply deep process design experience with BPM and other technologies to document and keep process libraries current.

Business Unit: Clearing Agency Services & GOCS

The Global Operations, Client Services & Administration group delivers world-class safety and soundness for the global financial services industry. The team provides DTCC's portfolio of core securities and superior transaction processing and client services support in an environment that minimizes risk and cost while maximizing efficiency.

What You'll Do

  • Business management skills to understand the organizational structure and the business activities and processes
  • Analyze current state of product offering, defining business processes, codifying business rules by leveraging state of the art design tools and methodologies such as business process modeling and domain modeling
  • Ability to collect, organize, correlate, and produce models to describe the artifacts, principles, frameworks and strategy
  • Able to work closely with management to prioritize business and information needs
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and written, to varied levels of the organization to include technical personnel, business managers, and senior leadership
  • Able to conduct interviews with subject matter experts (functional/technical), sponsors, and participating organizations prior to and during business architecture development
  • Demonstrate business analysis and/or process improvement skills necessary to provide business-engineering, analytical, and architectural services to transition business requirements into enterprise solutions
  • Experience building architecture models/artifacts that provide mappings between users, systems, platforms and business functions
  • Develop business and infrastructure architectures consisting of current and reimaged architecture models
  • Experience with BPMN 2.0 is a plus
  • Aligns risk and control processes into day to day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk; escalates appropriately
    Sound Like You?
    • Minimum of 4 years of related experience
    • Bachelor's degree preferred with Masters or equivalent experience

    Additional Qualifications
    • Prior business analyst experience preferred
    • Experience in banking, capital markets, or financial operations preferred
    • Familiar with process improvement methodologies a plus (Lean, Six Sigma, etc.)
    • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
    • Proficient with Excel, PowerPoint, and Business Process Mapping tools (e.g., ARIS, Signavio, Mega HOPEX)

    Who We Are

    With over 45 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From operating facilities, data centers and offices in 16 countries, DTCC, through its subsidiaries, automates, centralizes and standardizes the processing of financial transactions, mitigating risk, increasing transparency and driving efficiency for thousands of broker/dealers, custodian banks and asset managers. Industry owned and governed, the firm simplifies the complexities of clearing, settlement, asset servicing, data management, data reporting and information services across asset classes, bringing increased security and soundness to financial markets. In 2018, DTCC's subsidiaries processed securities transactions valued at more than U.S. $1.85 quadrillion. Its depository provides custody and asset servicing for securities issues from 170 countries and territories valued at U.S. $52.2 trillion. DTCC's Global Trade Repository service, through locally registered, licensed, or approved trade repositories, processes over 14 billion messages annually. To learn more, please visit us at or connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.

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