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Enterprise Architect

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in a day
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  • Job no: 61168
  • Category: Technical and Support, Information & Communication Technology

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory to inpatient and home and community-based services.

  • Ongoing Position
  • Full-Time - 80 Hours + ADO
  • Located at Alfred Health
  • Managers and Administrative Worker Grade 8 (HS8)


The Technology Strategy and Architecture Program sits in the Digital Health Division The overarching vision of the Digital Health division is to enable “easy access to person-centred, smart and connected quality care”. Digital Health is responsible for enabling clinical staff to deliver timely, quality care to our patients and carers through innovative use of information technologies, and through strategic management of information and data across the organisation.  It is also progressively developing and supporting initiatives to enable patients to use digital health innovations to support their own care and health management.

The division encompasses all aspects of

  • Information technology procurement, delivery, security and support.
  • Clinical Information Systems
  • Data Governance & Digital Health Research
  • Cyber Security
  • Digital Health Transformation

Technology Strategy and Architecture is responsible for technology strategy, architecture and technology investment.


The Enterprise Architect provides technology strategy and architecture leadership for the health service; partnering with technology leaders across Alfred Health, government and industry to enable the Digital Health team to be well informed of new and emerging trends. It provides oversight and advice and leads initiatives on technical and service matters relating to the health service’s digital and technology architecture. It has a core function of mapping out the future of Alfred Health’s Digital Health direction and ensuring it is then delivered.

The Enterprise Architect will be skilled in all elements of digital and technology architecture and possess strong interpersonal communication skills in order to manage multiple stakeholders across all health-related disciplines. This position will have a strong emphasis on enterprise wide planning and will provide direction and guidance to digital health initiatives across internal and external teams and vendors.  The Enterprise Architect will develop an enterprise architecture plan and help programs within Alfred Health structure projects and policies to achieve the goals of the organisation. This position is also responsible for developing, communicating, maintaining, and enforcing overall enterprise architecture models, representations, initiatives and capabilities to successfully perform the organization's business and technology activities.



  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Information Systems, Systems Engineering or similar
  • Proven expertise in Enterprise Architecture at a senior level, ideally with experience in a health related environment
  • Expertise in the design, development and deployment of technology architecture and an understanding of technology architecture principles
  • Previous experience defining and executing digital and technology strategy
  • Solid understanding of business needs beyond the technical/technology aspects
  • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal and communication skills and experience working directly with executive teams
  • Experience in modelling and graphic representation


  • Certification in an Enterprise Architecture methodology, e.g. TOGAF
  • Previous experience in a large complex health service

All Enquiries to Kim Heath Chief Technology Officer on 03 9076 7866 or K.Heath@alfred.org.au


Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

All Alfred Health employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza with a TGA approved vaccine and must provide evidence of their vaccination status. This is in accordance with the Victorian Minister of Health’s Mandatory Vaccination Orders for COVID-19 and legislated requirement for influenza vaccination.    

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closes in a day - 29 Sep 2022