Business Experience Architect – #01S6X
We are currently seeking a motivated Business Experience Architect. This position will be located in St. Louis, MO, reporting to the Revenue Optimization IT Lead. As a Business Experience Architect, you will thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where you work cooperatively with many other people including development teams, business stakeholders and global end-users. You are able to effectively prioritize your day to ensure results on both short-term immediate initiatives while advancing bigger picture, long term efforts. You can effectively balance depth of subject-matter expertise with a breath across many competencies, in order to effectively communicate. You love engaging our business partners and IT technical teams to deliver the best solutions.Key Responsibilities:Partner with business stakeholder to identify opportunities by understanding strategic themes, drivers, and environmental factorsCreate a plan with stakeholders to redefine existing strategies and values, including documenting objectives and mapping KPisConduct AS-IS state workshops and/or interviews with impacted personas to understand behaviors, goals, tasks, tools, workflows, friction points, risks, and priorities and document results via journey maps and personasLead discussions with stakeholders to ideate and prioritize new business processesDefine value chain components and assign matching KPIsTranslate business solution into an engaging experience for impacted personasFacilitate feedback sessions with impacted personas to assess “to-be” experience, analyze findings and iterate designsIdentify capabilities and align experience to objectives, values and KPIsAssess maturity of current capabilitiesDefine maturity targets of impacted capabilities to meet objectives and KPIsQualifications:Required Skills/Experience:Bachelor???s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar discipline preferred5+ years of experience in IT & Business Process improvementsCandidates with no Bachelor???s degree must have a minimum of 7+ years of IT & Business workflow experienceStrong knowledge of marketing systems (rebates & invoice discounts) or financial systemsStrong communication and collaboration skills.Entrepreneurial drive and demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment.Excellent problem-solving, organizational and analytical skills, with the ability to evolve product strategy based on research, data and industry trends.Ability to think strategically about technology and execute as necessary.Desired Skills/Experience:Knowledgeable across multiple functional areas such as software design & development, and user experience.Knowledge of biotechnology or commercial agricultural seed product management.Experience with agile methodology or SCRUM.Experience creating and documenting detailed workflows & capabilities, business processes, fit/gap analysis, and business cases for IT software or systems.Ability to identify system solutions as well as communicate functional design specifications.Ability to reconcile input from multiple sources to build and drive the feature development plan for an application or suite of research applications. About Us:Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto???s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer???s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We???re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting advancingtogether.com/careers.#LI-POSTApply for this job.