Capability Manager - Telecommute

Careers at UnitedHealth Group

We're creating opportunities in every corner of the health care marketplace to improve lives while we're building careers. At UnitedHealth Group, we support you with the latest tools, advanced training and the combined strength of high caliber co-workers who share your passion, your energy and your commitment to quality. Join us and start doing your life's best work. SM

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Compassion. It's the starting point for health care providers like you and it's what drives us every day as we put our exceptional skills together with a real feeling of caring for others. This is a place where your impact goes beyond providing care one patient at a time. Because here, every day, you're also providing leadership and contributing in ways that can affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Learn more, and start doing your life's best work. SM

Our teams are helping people from around the world. We can bring out your best as you put your listening, analytical and problem solving skills to work in a setting that is geared to helping improve lives and enhance health care for millions. Here, you'll discover a wealth of pathways for professional growth within Customer Service, Billing, Claims, Enrollment & Eligibility and across our global economy. Join us and find out why this is the place to do your life's best work. SM

Technical knowhow is one thing. But then there's knowing how to guide customers to see and embrace a new point of view. If you're at that point in your career, let's put your unique skills to work in a more impactful way. Optum is bringing technology solutions to customers across the health system. As part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, not only do we have more of them every day, we also have more technology, greater data resources and far broader expertise than any competitor anywhere. As part of our elite team, you'll play a pivotal role in the system development cycle and consult with end users to evaluate business requirements into design specifications. You will work with all levels of the business, ensuring IT deliverables align with business requirements, with measurable results. It's time to take on new challenge.

In this role, you will be responsible for specific services, functions, and solutions available internally or as a supporting element of Data and Client Engineering. You will play a critical role in the ability to deliver client data to downstream products and help manage internal business functions. Your role requires alignment to business and/or product strategy, effective design and development, and ongoing management of capability portfolio across the full lifecycle to ensure business-specific or cross-enterprise impact.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Defines and supports cross-portfolio initiatives and capabilities from specific business problems / market needs; all initiatives tracked
  • Drives creation of strategic themes (capabilities) to define and roadmap long running initiatives
  • Ability to work across multiple products to identify synergies
  • Act as the liaison between Business, Engineering Teams and project management groups
  • Lead and mentor other Product Owners / Product Managers

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of product management, product development, product strategy or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of product development process, experience with requirements management, project management, and complex projects and activities
  • Self-motivated and able to work with little direct supervision and drive results with disciplined follow-though
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence others
  • Demonstrated ability to identify, investigate, solve, and implement solutions to issues
  • Strong strategic thinking and business acumen with the ability to align people, strategies and recommendations with business objectives
  • Experience using data to support sound business decisions across teams and management
  • Strong analytic, quantitative and problem-solving skills
  • Support all phases of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve goals in an ambiguous and matrixed environment

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Healthcare experience
  • Experience working with test plans and test cases
  • Cloud experience
  • Data Strategy

Technology 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. SM

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

*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 management, product development, product strategy

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