Business architects are responsible for providing architectural solutions for businesses. This is to address structural issues affecting the achievement of company goals. They align the IT plans of the business with its processes. They use all available resources in developing business strategies to guide the operation and management of the business. Furthermore, they develop an evaluation system useful in analyzing the organization's problems. Additionally, they evaluate the capacity of a business to meet its goals and objectives. Also, they create systems that can resolve complex business problems.
To qualify for this position, you need extensive knowledge of business and information technology. Employers will require a degree in business management, marketing, or accounting. Having relevant certification is a plus. You must be familiar with the EA framework. Essential skills include problem-solving, communication, and teamwork skills. The average salary of a business architect is $126,037 annually. It falls between $115,262 and $137,331.