IT Enterprise Architect/UKHC

Lexington, KY
Feb 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Kentucky Healthcare (UKHC) Enterprise Information Technology department is seeking an Enterprise Data Architect. The architect will serve a critical role in the development of the enterprise architecture practice at UKHC. The architect will leverage business architecture artifacts to guide development of the data architecture. The architect's designs will develop and align projects with architecture standards, delivery constraints, enterprise business services, and infrastructure standards. The role will require the creation and evolution of architecture road maps based on current architecture, future architecture, and the necessary transition architectures. The architect will serve as a subject matter expert for architectural frameworks, methods, design patterns, and tools. While this position will focus on data architecture, it will also assist in business, application, and technology architecture development, leading to the primary deliverable - IT architecture that aligns with and supports the stated business strategy.

Job Title
IT Enterprise Architect/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Enterprise Data Architect

Department Name
H3997:EVPHA Information Technology

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

10 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include: occasionally lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to and over 25lbs; occasionally standing or walking with objects up to 15lbs; and regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time while performing repetitive motions (such as typing).


Primarily days; 8:00am - 5:00pm; Monday-Friday.


The ideal candidate must be able to understand and interpret requirements; probe for and listen to information; influence people; facilitate consensus building; and synthesize and translate ideas.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Master's degree and experience using TOGAF framework.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please choose the answer that best describes your work experience: Years of paid, full-time experience in a technical position (Engineering, IT, etc.).
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Please choose the answer that best describes your work experience: Years of paid, full-time architecture experience.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * Describe an architecture that you developed. What were the results?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please describe any job experience relevant to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter


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