Enterprise Information Architect

Board of Health Newmarket York Regional Health Service Department
Department: Corporate Services Department
Branch: Office of the Regional Clerk
Status: Full-Time
Location: Newmarket / Ontario
Date Posted: November 15, 2018
Date Closing: December 13, 2018
Number Of Positions: 1

Progressive. Collaborative. Accountable. Draw on your passion. Shape our community. Progressive and collaborative, with a clear, long-term vision. We value employees’ contributions and inspire excellence. We are driven by a desire to help shape and serve the growing community in which we live and work.

Position Purpose

Reporting to the Manager, IAM Business Solutions, and working with stakeholders and subject matter experts, is responsible for providing recommendations on sharing business information consistently across the Region including the information management capabilities of information systems to enhance the relationship among business/context, content and users; assessing and improving the logical structure, taxonomies, metadata schemas, and search and navigation functions used by the Region’s information systems; and, improving the usability of information systems and the end-user experience by developing and defining information models and aligning them with the Region’s enterprise architecture so that current and future needs of the Region will be met in an efficient, sustainable, agile, and adaptable manner.


•Successful completion of a University Degree in Library Studies or Information Science or related field or an approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
•Minimum five (5) years’ experience as Information or Data Architect or similar position and/or capacity.
•Familiarity with TOGAF is considered an asset.
•A PMP is considered an asset.
•Demonstrated experience, knowledge and skills in all aspects of information architecture, including planning, related applications, technologies, tools, methodologies and trends.
•Comprehensive understanding of client and user information management requirements and experience in developing detailed plans for large scale and complex information architecture projects in multi-project/multi-client environments.
•Ability to develop performance measures for information architecture evaluations and to conduct montoring and reporting activities.
•Knowledge and experience in systems analysis and design including establishing and enforcing policies as part of the system design processfor multiple, large scale information architecture projects.
•Demonstrated knowledge of principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of projects, from initiation through implementation to close out, including planning, change management, risk management, project change control, negotiation, and financial management.
•Strong research, analytical, evaluation and practical problem solving skills.
•Demonstrated skills and experience with presentation, communication and relationship management skills to listen and consult with customer, business partners, stakeholders and project staff.
•Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management, accountability, flexibility and adaptability.
•Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications.
•Ability to travel to off site locations in a timely and efficient manner, as required.
•Ability to work outside regular business hours, as required.

Scheduled Hours


Scheduled Shifts

0830 - 1630

How to Apply

Please apply on-line by December 13, 2018, quoting competition #23150. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted via email or by telephone.


$58.31 - $63.38 per hour. This is a union position.

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