Business Architect

Working from home
Nov 15, 2022
Dec 15, 2022
Full Time
Job Summary

Aptive is seeking a Business Architect to support digital transformation within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Veterans Health Administration (VHA). This individual will provide Business Process and Business Information Architecture services for healthcare clinical and administrative areas that include definition and prioritization of VHA needs, planning and scope coordination, and VHA business requirements and architecture partnering and packaging in accordance with objectives conveyed via BA and RDM current guidance, methodologies, and documentation.

Primary Responsibilities

The Business Architect will support Business Process and Business Information Modeling to create data-driven visualizations of Electronic Health Record (EHR) workflows. The individual will assist in mapping these workflows to New Service Requests (NSR) and Enterprise E2E Process Models. The individual will be responsible for the development of Work Effort Package (WEP) Reports that focus on final work effort packaging for process architecture and information, as well Process Model Summary Reports (PMSR) and Information Model Summary Reports (IMSR). Responsibilities may include:
  • Utilizing Microsoft Visio to prepare business models
  • Participating in Subject Matter Expert (SME) stakeholder sessions to capture process data
  • Working with Business Requirements Analysts to ensure processes trace to the proper business requirements and information models
  • Analyzing business requirements to document process models
  • Identifying and defining gaps in Electronic Health Record (EHR) capabilities
  • Providing reviews of business requirements and models to ensure traceability
  • Supporting monthly and quarterly contractual deliverables including process models, briefs/presentations, and reports (i.e., Work Effort Package, Process Model Summary, and Information Model Summary Reports)
  • Understanding the organizational policies/procedures for accuracy of solutions and deliverables to client
  • Demonstrating a commitment to quality and customer support
  • Working effectively under time constraints, while maintaining a high level of attention to detail
  • Using practical skills to create highly visual, data driven, and well-structured deliverables

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8 years of relevant experience
  • BA/BS degree
  • Experience supporting large, complex federal agencies; ideally VA or DoD
  • Ability to interact and engage with Executive-level stakeholders
  • Ability to communicate thoughts, ideas, and solutions logically, both written and orally
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, especially MS Visio, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a public trust clearance
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.

Desired Qualifications

  • Prior experience working with an EHR, EMR, clinical information system and/or health information management system
  • Exceptional critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Ability to think strategically, see the bigger picture, and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • Ability to get up to speed quickly on complex issues
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment
  • High attention to detail

Client Information

The Veterans Health Administration is America's largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,293 health care facilities, including 171 medical centers and 1,112 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), and serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year. VHA's Strategic Investment Management (SIM) office supports VHA's health information technology (IT) needs by facilitating business transformation, informing change management efforts, and providing the information that leaders need to make sound decisions.

About Aptive

Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We're advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.

We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.

EEO Statement

Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability, or any other protected class.

Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID 19 Vaccine Statement

This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to government vaccination mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status and proof of vaccination, or an adjudicated accommodation may be required for employment.

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