DaVita Senior Manager - Storage and Backup in Denver, Colorado


Senior Manager – Storage and Backup, owns the strategic operation and management of

the DaVita enterprise storage platforms and backup solutions. The Senior Manager sets the direction for,

and maintains a culture of operational excellence throughout the Storage Area

Network (SAN) and Enterprise Backup Team as well as driving a culture of

continuous improvement. The Senior

Manager addresses high priority problems, escalations, and maintains timely and

accurate communication to senior management around key incidents and

objectives. The Senior Manager will also

inspire and support effective collaboration, communication and teamwork between

other DaVita infrastructure and operations teams including the development and

effective deployment of Storage Area Network and Enterprise Backup solutions

standard procedures and best practices.


The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the

expectations of this position but are not intended to be all-inclusive.



management, technical leadership, and clarity around goals and priorities to

all Storage Area Network and Backup Managers, Supervisors, Engineers, and

Systems Administrators.



for the development of departmental and project budgets and ensuring

appropriate adherence to corporate budget targets.



and recommends all designs for and the development of DaVita's data center

facilities and Central Business Office MDF and IDF rooms.



annual performance and quarterly development reviews for direct reports and

effectively manage corrective actions as required.



to effectively coordinate and communicate with IT teams, business owners, and

Senior Management during production impacting events.



the development, implementation and maintenance of standard processes covering

all areas of Storage and Backup Operations and drive continuous improvement

across multiple lanes.



and Development of metrics and key performance indicators to drive strategic

initiatives and ensure operational efficiencies.



and mentor team members for improving skills and taking on additional responsibilities.



team and individual successes and create a positive, fun-filled work


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 or Equivalent Work



Minimum of 8 years of Infrastructure

and Operations Management experience including Storage Area Networks,

Enterprise Backup and other related I&O areas.


Minimum of 6 years of experience building and supporting

large-scale, business critical systems for a global, Fortune 500



Able to travel 25% of the time.


On-call for major incidents and other

requirements as necessary.


Experience with Data Center

Migrations and Consolidations


Deals with confidential information

and/or issues using discretion and judgment.


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.

Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply.

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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.