UnitedHealth Group Product Owner - Claims - Telecommute Nationwide in Tampa, Florida

Let's get one thing straight. We're in the business of making revolutions happen every single day. It's what's needed to make the health care system work better for everyone. As a Product Owner - Claims, you'll drive vital projects that have strategic importance to make that mission a reality. You’ll use your sharp business analysis skills to assist in ensuring business vision and strategy is translated clearly into the build/enhancement of a product.

While you’re busy helping us change the landscape of health care, you’ve got to be able to quickly adapt to change in a fluid environment. It's all about understanding the whats and the whys, and then leading the Agile team to work on the features that bring the highest value and deliver value faster. You’ll also be challenged to gain buy - in from multiple stakeholders before presenting solutions to senior leadership.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Capture, analyze, organize, and prioritize business requirements for moderately complex projects

  • Documents and translates business requirements into features and the development of user stories

  • Collaborates with System Analysts to identify solutions to meet business requirements

  • Provide explanations and information to Agile teams, stakeholders, managers

  • Prepares and presents information to leadership for next steps and decision making

  • Actively participate in Agile team processes and help implement process changes related to Agile

  • Represents business interests and requirements on the scrum teams

  • Lead, Build and maintain a backlog / inventory of system and business requirements to quickly react to additional enhancement capacity

  • Provides direction to business analysts and IT resources within the Agile team to ensure highest value is delivered

In this role you will need to bring:

  • Strong working knowledge of how to execute on project deliverables in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to develop strong networks and ensure collaboration and consensus building; and

  • Ability to communicate complex and technical issues to diverse audiences

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience as Business Analyst or Product Owner

  • Experience with implementing software or from ideation / requirements through to successful delivery

  • Experience with Agile methodology

  • Demonstrated experience in gathering and evaluating requirements and also writing and translating business requirements

  • Intermediate level of experience with Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Visio)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience within medical claims or payment operations as Business Analyst or Product Owner

  • Lean process improvement or six sigma qualifications / experience

  • Experience of managing business partners in a matrix organization

  • Experience working directly with senior level business stakeholders

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can 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.

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