Senior Business and Process Architecture Consultant

Category: Architecture
Main location: Canada, Quebec, Montreal
Position ID: J0722-1702
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

In the Organizational Performance Team, our purpose is to shape and evolve our business architecture and operating models, which support overall CGI corporate functions.
If you are of a curious nature, intuitive/critical thinker and effective communicator, this is the right job for you.

As a member of the Organizational Performance Team (under Strategic Planning and Corporate Development), you will work in close relationship with various stakeholders to develop and implement business and process architecture; operating models and associated components for CGI Corporate functions.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

•Lead or participate in business architecture and operating models assessments and opportunity analysis.

•Work in close relationship with the various stakeholders to develop and implement business architecture and operating model elements:
--mission and services definition,
--model structure, key activities and accountabilities
--process architecture, processes definition and interaction models,
--role profiles and organizational charts,
--team calibration and staffing plan,
--performance, sustainability measures and governance,
--chargeback models, etc.

•Conduct fit/gap and impacts assessments between current and future architecture/model and make recommendations.
•Support implementation and conduct post implementation audits.
•Lead or participate in model sustainability and evolution activities.
•Lead or participate in specific initiatives related to business and process architecture and operating models.
•Participate in the development of business and process architecture best practices, methodology and tools.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Key strengths and competencies
•Curiosity and intuitive/critical thinking.
•Demonstrated ability to structure and scope complex ideas, synthesize insights and develop solutions.
•Good facilitation skills.
•Results oriented, self-organized and autonomous.
•Solid relationship building skills: able to build credibility; consensus and buy-in amongst stakeholders at all levels.
•Effective communication skills in English (French is an asset) written and spoken; able to adapt messaging to diverse audiences.
•Ability to adapt to a dynamic environment.

•7+ years of experience working as a business consultant leading/supporting business and process architecture and operating models definition.
•Management consulting and change management experience.
•Exposure to multiple business environment.
•Dealing with globally spread teams and cultural differences.
•Workshops organization and facilitation (in person and virtual).

•University degree in business related field of study.
•Certification in Business Architecture (CBA) and/or Lean, Six Sigma Certification are assets.


What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.