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Sr. Director, Mobile Community of Excellence

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Position Description


The Sr. Director of Mobile Development will be responsible to drive DaVita’s strategy for mobile development in the integrated care arena with a strong focus on kidney care. Mobile portals will provide access to patients, providers, payers, and service providers to enable workflows that interact with data stored in the cloud or on mobile devices, originating from sensors, meters, EMRs, etc. as well as manual data entry. The target platforms for DaVita’s mobile portals include dedicated apps for iPhone, Android, and windows smartphones, iPads/tablets, and include html5 type portals.

The ideal candidate will properly identify and support the appropriate frameworks for the mobile portals to enable synergies across the various platforms and form factors while striving for a differentiated user experience that will be recognized in the market place. The position will require analysis of the competitive landscape, ensuring DaVita will be ahead of its competitors.





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


  • Responsible for owning and driving the DaVita mobile strategy
  • Responsible for developing best in class user experience through user interfaces that excite, appeal, and drive a differentiated customer experience.
  • Responsible for ensuring architectural and design compliance for all internally and externally executed mobile portal development projects
  • Responsible for driving the test automation strategy around the mobile platform and portals, working side by side with the Testing team.
  • Responsible for identifying and managing strategic partnerships for the DaVita mobile platforms strategy as well as working with internal departments to formalize those partnerships
  • Working with internal and external stakeholders to identify mobile platform needs and requirements and serving as a point of contact for mobile platform domain expertise
  • Representing the mobile platform needs in Early Stage Development as well as and Full Stage projects
  • Responsible for presenting recommendations and influencing key business stakeholders on decisions in the area of mobile platform deployments
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with all relevant regulatory requirements for Mobile Medical Apps and keeping DaVita current with the regulatory landscape
  • Supporting the agile software development process
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.    



Education, licenses, certifications, and experience required to fulfill the essential duties, include computer skills as required.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience in software development
  • 5+ years of experience in managing complex enterprise software projects
  • 5+ years of experience in managing people
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to comprehend complex problems and good problem solving skills
  • Experience in Agile software development as well as TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration

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."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
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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 age, 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.
DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Sr. Director, Mobile Community of Excellence
  • Job Function: Information Technology
  • Location: Denver, Colorado