Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)The Associate Technical Product Manager is responsible for ensuring continuity between the client's business requirements and OptumRx IT delivery. Has direct access to OptumRx IT developers/management in all phases of development through deployment. Responsible for ensuring PBM solutions do not existing Client applications or secondary systems. Is responsible for managing and translating client prioritization into the OptumRx IT governance and prioritization processes. Provides the client SME support for the RxCLAIM application and guides them through the understanding of regular RxCLAIM upgrades and the impact to the client's business and/or other applications. 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 work flow of all projects Interact with customers both internal and external to gather project requirements and act as liaison between customer and design team Simultaneously lead several complex projects with varied, multiple deliverables, team members and audiences requiring ongoing prioritization and relationship management Communicate job status information to all team members Promote smooth workflow and communication between departments Create and manage timelines for all projects Ensure workflow progresses efficiently and projects/staff are organized as priorities shift Maintain job tracking and time keeping database Maintain and update project status report and run weekly status meetings Help enhance and improve department processes Communicate consolidated project milestones and deliverables for readiness The ability to generate detailed project status reporting (including critical path impact, dependencies, milestones, resources, cost, work breakdown structures, etc.) The ability to work in a matrix environment across cross functional teams Workflow design, implementation and management experience Strong negotiation skills
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience 2+ years of IT Project/Product Management experience 2+ years of working with all aspects of the System Development Life Cycle 2+ years of Business data gathering/analysis and reviewing system requirements 2+ years of experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions Demonstrated ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely to leadership Ability to prioritize and balance multiple demands and competing deadlines Ability to work in an enterprise cross matrix organizationPreferred Qualifications:RxCLAIM experience Proficiency with MS Office (Including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) Proficiency with MS Project Proficiency with MS Visio Healthcare Industry experienceUnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.*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. Job Keywords: product manager, project manager, SDLC, business analysis, system requirements, JAD, Telecommute, Telecommuter
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.