UnitedHealth Group Senior Product Manager - Provider Workflow Integration - MN Based or Telecommute in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Is strategy part of your career wheelhouse? Jump into a Product Management with Optum and look for ways to innovatively enhance our products. We're part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, bringing together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Join us where incredible ideas abound in a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

As a Product Manager within the Risk Quality and Network Solutions Portfolio , you will be vital to our success and drive future growth. You will work with the Strategic Product Director and various stakeholders (internal/external) to gather market requirements, align to strategic objectives and lead development activities. You will join an elite team of product managers to lead large projects and play a pivotal role in developing and enhancing products.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the design, development and management of new and existing products in Risk Quality and Network Solutions products portfolio

  • Align product vision with larger portfolio strategy, develop business cases, and manage capital request and spend

  • Gather, manage and prioritize market/customer requirements in to tactical and strategic roadmaps

  • Synthesize business requirements into a coherent, solution that business and technical teams can understand

  • Support expansion of integration solutions in the Risk Quality and Network Solutions products portfolio

  • Work with internal / external business constituents to determine product features

  • Review / manage product performance, define product enhancements and engage with product owners to execute the launch

  • Predict emerging customer needs and develops innovative solutions to meet them. Solve unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business

  • Develop short term and long term product roadmaps

  • Demonstrate understanding of cross-functional requirements and impact

If you’d enjoy the challenge of taking a product from ideation to implementation, this is an ideal opportunity for you. Never content with “good enough,” you also need the perseverance to constantly enhance, track performance and improve your product in a highly matrixed environment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

  • 3+ years of product management or product development experience

  • 3+ years of experience in Health Care setting

  • 2+ years of experience in Agile software development approach

  • 2+ years of experience defining and managing product roadmaps

  • 2+ years of experience in presenting to and engaging and large team (20+) across the organization (Strategy/Product/Operations/Marketing/Finance/Sales)

  • Excellent presentation and articulation skills

  • Demonstrated success in defining and launching products that meet and exceed business objectives

  • Excellent teamwork skills and proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve goals in a matrix environment

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence others

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Degree – MBA

  • Knowledge of provider/physician workflows and understanding of provider engagement strategies

  • Knowledge of member engagement products/services across Medicaid, ACA, and Medicare lines of business

  • Experience with Product Management frameworks - Pragmatic Marketing, 280 Group or others

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world?s large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work,(sm)

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

Diversity 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.