The Travelers Companies, Inc.

Associate Business Architect - Product Architecture

Posted on Mar 15 180 views Hartford, CT

Company Summary
Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That’s the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

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Job Description Summary
Under general supervision, this role is responsible for providing support to product architecture, BI Product, and business and functional teams in the process of defining, assessing, and planning to bridge strategy to execution, with a concentration in the Product Architecture space.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Provide strategy development support.
  • Support management of BI Product documentation
  • Support competitive analysis of competitors filings and product design
  • Conduct business capability discovery and analysis (limited scope/complexity).
  • Provide analysis of metrics and key performance indicators.
  • Artifact creation and management.

Minimum Qualifications
  • 1 year of demonstrated business experience with working knowledge of business analysis, process improvement and/or business architecture within complex organizations and business environments required.

Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  • 2 or more years of demonstrated business experience with working knowledge of business analysis, process improvement and/or business architecture.

Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies
  • Leadership Skills (Introductory)
  • Personally accountable
  • Ability to commit to and deliver outcomes
  • Influencing Skills (Basic)
  • Seeks opportunities to learn from and to influence others
  • Relationship Management (Basic)
  • Basic emotional intelligence
  • Ability to consider others’ ideas; responds well to feedback
  • Ability to work independently, as a member of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with a diverse group of people at multiple levels in both business and IT areas across the Enterprise
  • Demonstrates credibility; gains respect and trust from others
  • Organizational Skills (Basic)
  • Adaptable, with ability to accommodate shifting priorities and timelines
  • Ability to organize work efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to see results to completion
  • Communication Skills (Intermediate)
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Solid presentation skills
  • Presents thoughts effectively with individuals at multiple levels within the organization
  • Ability to successfully collaborate within team and throughout organization to bring together desired results
  • Ability to convey information in accurate and consumable models
  • Ability to translate concepts into terms understandable by everyone
  • Problem Solving and Analysis Skills (Basic)
  • Ability to assimilate and correlate information, identify patterns, and articulate organizational relevance
  • Ability to solicit input, analyze data, draw conclusions and provide recommendations
  • Uses logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions
  • Creatively generates ideas
  • Technical Skills (Basic)
  • Technical knowledge including understanding of systems and data
  • Quantitative acumen including cost/benefit analysis, estimation, and P&C financial concepts
  • Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Environmental / Work Schedules / Other
  • Travel Requirements: Travel Occasionally

Employment Practices
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.

If you have questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email so we may assist you.

Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.