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Business Architect

Drive business process transformation with Pega Platform

About the role

A Business Architect understands the needs, goals, and business processes of the customer. Thanks to that, they can assess the business model and find opportunities for integration with Pega Platform.

Business Architects are thought leaders. They educate customers on Pega Platform capabilities and advise on workflow improvements, aiming for short and long-term business development.

Knowledge areas

Check out the most important knowledge areas for a career as a Business Architect.


Work with stakeholders to evaluate processes, clarify strategic objectives, and contribute to development plans. 

Thought leadership

Drive business process improvements with solutions like Intelligent Automation, Customer Decision Hub, Process AI, and Process Mining. 

Project management

Use Pega Express to define objectives, document business requirements, and translate them into business outcomes. 

Pega Platform

Understand Pega Platform's capabilities to translate business requirements into robust, scalable enterprise applications.  

Learning Essentials

Start your future as a Business Architect: explore a curated
list of resources to get you up and running in no time.

Self-Study Training


Begin your journey as a Business Architect! Learn the capabilities of App Studio to develop applications on the Pega Platform that advance the digital transformation of organizations.


Learn how to leverage Pega’s low-code experience, best practices in application development, and Scrum to quickly deliver meaningful outcomes in as little as 60-90 days.


See what it really means to be a Business Architect and what professional skills you need to get started.


Discover tips and tools for ensuring successful Pega projects from preparation to adoption.

Instructor-Led Training


Prepare for the Certified Pega Business Architect (CPBA) exam by learning about the features of App Studio in Pega Platform.


Learn about all phases of the delivery approach, principles, best practices, and tools of Pega Express.

Get certified

Complete the certification exam to solidify your expertise as a Business Architect. Register for exam

Connect with your Community of Practice

Get expert insights and product deep dives with online events and webinars on-demand.

Browse BA Events

Share information, ask questions, and meet your peers in the Pega BA LinkedIn group.

Join BA Community

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