You can be a better guide than any map or navigation system. Optum is part of the family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group one of the leaders within the health care system. Optum 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, 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 Product Consultant, you will develop the strategy and vision for product roadmaps, establish collaborative relationships with external and internal stakeholders, gather accurate requirements and evaluate product performance for enhancements. You will strategically and creatively think about how the consumer experience should work & translating a vision to processes and requirements that impacts millions of lives and helps health the health care system. Primary Responsibilities: Navigate and influence multiple cross - functional teams in a complex, matrix work environment Support the development of market and sales strategies and value proposition Forecast revenue or savings opportunities associated with product development initiatives Manage cross - segment projects and initiatives that require problem solving, relationship building, influencing and analyzing Adapt departmental plans and priorities to address business and operational challenges Influence innovation across teams to ensure aligned; cohesive progress across multiple areas including technology, marketing, and service operations Present to internal and external clients and stakeholders
Required Qualifications: Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience 4+ years of Product Management / Product development experience Proficiency with MS Office applications (min. of 3 years exp) Demonstrated ability to achieve goals in a matrix environment Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence others Effectively communicate at all levels of the organization verbally, in writing and through PowerPoint Proven critical thinking and analytic skills, using data to drive decisions Advanced skills in Excel Aptitude to understand complex condition and processes Proven ability to work within a matrix environment Strong project management skillsPreferred Qualifications: Advanced Degree Healthcare experience Marketing research / analytic acumen Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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) 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, Oncology, Product Management, Product Development, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota
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.