Information Architect

Information Architect

Job Title: Information Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: David9_1610661011
Contact Name: David Hitchings
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2021 21:50

Job Description

I am seeking an Information Architect for a 3-month contract fully remote working role outside IR35 for £500 per day.

You will be working on new global digital initiatives, with large data sets, across categorisation of product taxonomies, content, and deep e-commerce navigation, via various platforms and systems.

- Data / content modelling tools and processes

- Lead the research & design of content taxonomies for our digital products

- Drive the set-up and taxonomy of a headless CMS

- Collaborate with our Product management and UX team in the delivery of a new website and digital platforms

- Create architectural solutions from existing and new requirements

- Demonstrate knowledge of projects including data automation from legacy systems


- Skilled in relevant applications such as Visio, OmniGraffle or similar and versed in collaborative cloud tools

- Excellent communication skills to convey ideas and requirements

- Extensive experience in developing complex digital taxonomies

- Experience in user research methods, particularly card sorting

- Experience in working with headless CMS platforms

Much of this role will be communication will internal teams, taking on their view but driving rather than delivering on desires, requirements and inputs;

  • Collaborate with Solution Architecture to understand data sources, platforms in-play and the opportunities / restrictions
  • CMS Content modelling, content hierarchy, process/strategy (Small Groups / Workshop facilitation)
  • Categorisation / Navigation (Workshops / Cross-stream meetings and Agile ceremonies)
  • Logical, intuitive customer focused Product Taxonomy - Created with internal and external inputs (Interviews, working 1:1 with SMEs)
  • Activities: Card sorting, wireframes, flows, scenarios, site maps and/or prototypes to communicate recommendations
  • Drive and Lead on Information Architecture for Front-End digital user/customer experience (with back-end data, platform knowledge)

If you feel you are a good fit for the role please do send me your CV to

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