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Enterprise Architect

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Position Description

The Enterprise architect team’s overall responsibility is to set direction across the enterprise and ensuring that project and program architecture aligns to this vision. The Enterprise Architect will work in collaboration with Strategic Business Initiatives (SBIs), specifically Health Care Partners (HCP), and IT stakeholders in creating direction that will align IT strategy to business strategy. The Enterprise Architect will focus on enterprise architecture, pursuit strategy and approach, innovation and integration. They will use their deep knowledge of enterprise architecture across a wide breadth of application areas and understanding of DaVita’s global delivery model to lead teams in defining solution architecture that help meet business needs.


Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    

Qualifications

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all-inclusive.

·         Act as a visionary and strategist for the entire organization

·         Act as bridge between enterprise architecture and solution architecture

·         Oversee architecture for major initiatives/projects

·         Set formal standards, policies, processes and governance models

  • Work effectively with all levels of the technical and non-technical organizational while proactively strengthening relationships
  • Conduct thorough current state analysis of HCP systems and business architecture followed by mapping out future state architecture in alignment with overall DaVita’s global architecture model
  • Responsible for building and driving alignment to an Enterprise Reference Architecture and roadmap.
  • Influence business and IT in order to align to an Enterprise Roadmap
  • Manage risk within an organization through a reusable framework and process
  • Create design patterns and best practices for integration of systems and processes through the enterprise
  • Set standards and providing governance through a process or framework, such as an Architecture Review Board
  • Develop the overall vision that underlies the projected solution and transforms that vision through a collaborative execution into the solution

·         Write & present eloquently with the appropriate audience perspective in mind

  • Educate and mentor the distributed development teams on secure development practices

·         Build & maintain excellent relations with key stakeholders

·         Apply their creative skills & talents in devising effective designs (a.k.a. thought leadership)

·         Focus on long term as well as short term goals


About Information Technology

The Information Technology Department designs, develops and maintains software programs required to keep DaVita on the leading edge of medical technology. DaVita's Information Technology Department has both clinic facing and non-clinic facing subgroups that provide our clinician teammates the tools to provide quality patient care. DaVita IT utilizes designers, developers, system architects, project managers, application architects, nurses, trainers and many more professionals to incorporate the technology needs of our clinicians, business and physician customers.



Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
 
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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Enterprise Architect
  • Job Function: Information Technology
  • Location: Denver, Colorado