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Title:  Business Architect, FCRM




Requisition ID: 156726

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.



The Business Architect contributes to the overall success of FCRM business ensuring specific individual goals, plans, initiatives are executed / delivered in support of the team’s business strategies and objectives.   Establishes and leads the development of end-to-end business architecture with target state business capabilities, operating models, and business strategy across FCRM business line.  Ensures all conducted activities are in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies and procedures.



What you'll be doing in this role:


•    Work on multiple projects with Director, Business Architecture to stand-up Business Architecture Artifacts and Processes (e.g., business capability maps, business architecture modelling) following Enterprise Business Architecture Standards

•    Participates in development of FCRM Business Architecture Strategy and Guiding Principles

•    Develop and maintain Business Architecture Capability Maturity Models for Financial Crimes (Transaction monitoring, Customer Risk Rating, Name Scanning, Payment Scanning, List Management, Fraud and KYC)

•    Manage efforts to identify & document capabilities & initiative needs & strategic prioritization into business architecture deliverables (roadmaps, etc.)

•    Identify impacts to Business Capabilities by participating in transformation programs & initiatives

•    Map processes to business capabilities as per enterprise standards and collaborating with appropriate SMEs

•    Oversee modelling & support approval for updates to business architecture models for the business domain

•    Engage in all phases of ongoing critical initiatives including target state definition, design & execution, as well as having deep knowledge of all systems and processes in the business domain

•    Analyze the industry & market trends to determine new & potential business capabilities

•    Participate in agile squads/sprints to support the delivery of enhancements to existing capabilities or new capabilities and functions

•    Participate in Architecture Governance Forums to prepare and present materials for necessary approvals

•    Ensure solutions developed across organization are aligned to enterprise architecture standards/principles and leverage common solutions & services



We'd love to work with you if you have:

•    3+ years of practical experience in business architecture or related position
•    Prior consulting experience highly relatable to this position
•    Strong ability to execute with limited information and ambiguity
•    Experience using model-based representations & ability to visualize & create high level models
•    Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of stakeholders; set direction and approach, resolve conflict
•    Strong stakeholder management and influencing skills, capable of balancing multiple perspectives, effective at all levels 
•    Ability to connect programs/projects to broader organizational goals and grasp the key performance drivers of business partners 
•    Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills 
•    Strong understanding of architecture, systems & integration 
•    Knowledge in Project Management & Training/ Experience in Agile Methodology
•    Education (Computer Engineering degree or similar)/Work experience (8+ years of practical experience)
•    ACAMS Certification is an asset.
•    Business Architecture Certification is an asset



Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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