Information Architect

Architect, Information Architect, Enterprise Architect, EAI, Solutions Architect
Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description


Sky Solutions is seeking an Information Architect.  The ideal candidate must fit into Sky Solution’s culture consisting of high-quality professionals who wish to grow as individuals and as a team. 


Information Architect
Long term contract
Baltimore, MD


  • Apply knowledge of reference models to information architecture during design and maintain alignment with standards and best practices for ontology representation
  • Develop and maintain current state and future state information architecture artifacts for conceptual, logical and physical levels of abstraction
  • Develop search optimization best practices and strategies
  • Simplify content creation processes, gather organizational ontology from diverse resources, systems, and formats
  • Work with stakeholder groups to articulate information requirements and build familiarity with information architecture principles and artifacts
  • Guide efforts to define the mission, goals, critical success factors, principles, and policies for information strategy and architecture
  • Analyze content and advise users on content and metadata to improve findability of content
  • Analyze search analytics, develop actions to be taken based on user behavior and develop reports showcasing overall statistics and use behavior
  • Coordinate with User Experience specialists to ensure that proposed information architecture aligns with user needs and research findings
  • Build a framework that encourages integration of policy, procedure, system help, training, and other useful resources
  • Create a usable and accessible content resource for up to 80,000 internal users
  • Establish information architecture metrics to analyze user behavior patterns that drive information architecture and usability improvements to the Intranet and the enterprise in general


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in developing and managing metadata applying standards
  • Minimum 3 year experience with
    • Cross-referencing between concepts, managing associations between terms and their acronyms and creating a synonym mapping between references, titles, and terms
    • Analyzing intranet sites for underlying structure and organization of large quantities of information
    • Creating index terms for properly identifying or tagging large quantities of content
    • Using emerging tools that are based on XML and metadata engine based on semantic technologies
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience migrating from a static document-based publishing model to a dynamic resource of simple, granular, reusable content
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience a suite of content administration tools that manage content elements
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with XML, HTML and XHTML, J2EE and CSS, and XML/XSLT
  • Experience working with IBM Domino and/or Pega tool
  • Demonstrate knowledge of semantic ontology standards such as XTM (an ISO standard) or the W3C's RDF/OWL (the knowledge representation/ ontology elements of the Semantic Web)
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of information governance practices and standards
  • Understanding of User-centered design approach that integrates accessibility throughout the application design process


Sky Solutions is a strategic consulting, staffing and technology services company headquartered in the Washington D.C. Metro Area.  We deploy the optimal resources, expertise and technologies to help organizations improve their business performance.  Sky Solutions is committed to creating innovative, flexible solutions for government and commercial clients. As a Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) with Woman and Minority Owned certifications, we provide key staff to employers to meet their business-critical needs while promoting diversity and equal opportunity in employment

Dice Id : 10522380
Position Id : 20-01093
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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