Technical Product Manager / Data Analytics - Franklin, TN or Eden Prairie, MN
March 28, 2018
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Be a driver of change and run part of the marketing machine at Optum. Optum is part of UnitedHealth Group and a key leader across most major segments of the U.S. health care system. For you, that means working on high performance, elite teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Join us and learn why there is no better place to do your life's best work.(SM) As a Technical Product Manager, you will be vital to our success and drive future growth. In this role you will provide leadership in the management and development of products. You will be empowered to do your best to develop the strategy and vision for product roadmaps that align with data strategies, establish collaborative relationships with external and internal stakeholders, gather accurate requirements and evaluate product performance to enhance our mission of helping people live healthier lives. Primary Responsibilities: Think strategically, and creatively, about how data management initiatives and stakeholder experience should work - translating a vision to processes and requirementsNavigate and influence multiple cross-functional teams in a complex, matrix work environmentManage cross-segment data-centric projects and initiatives that require problem solving, relationship building, influencing and analyzingAdapt departmental plans and priorities to address business and operational challengesInfluence data management innovation across teams to ensure aligned; cohesive progress across technology, marketing, and service operationsEnsure there is a clear understanding of the opportunities of the problems that need to be solved and the benefit of the solutionIdentify capabilities required to solve complex data-centric problems; prioritize problems and develop a road map that offers alternate methods of solving the problemCertify the scope of the work that is scheduled in releases will achieve the benefit and value that is effected Manage and ensure that the Requirements support the scope of the requirements
Required Qualifications: Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience 5+ years of Product Management or Product development or Consulting experience (consulting between the business and a technical team, serving as a liaison)5+ years of Experience breaking down requirements into Feature Level requirements and User Stories in an Agile environment5+ years of Experience in data management functions (e.g., data warehousing, ETL, business intelligence, Big Data (Hadoop preferred), cloud infrastructure)Proficiency with MS Office applicationsDemonstrated ability to achieve goals in a matrix environmentDemonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence othersEffectively communicate at all levels of the organization Experience working with Director level and above to define problems and priority of workPreferred Qualifications: Advanced DegreeHealthcare experience Background in HealthCare Industry Knowledge of Claims, Eligibility, Payer and Provider interactions Experience with Aha! and CA Agile Central (Rally)Make your mark today. Join us and learn why there is no better place to do your life's best work.SMTechnology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SMDiversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Job keywords: Product manager, product development, health care, healthcare, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota
Internal Number: 758771
About UnitedHealth Group
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.