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Senior Product Leader

Description

The Senior Product Leader owns roadmap and strategy for UPMC’s primary patient “digital front door.”  The candidate must thoughtfully translate problems into solutions, that can take shape as disruptive products for healthcare consumers. Candidate will report to the General Manager for MyUPMC and will drive the product management function, including from initial strategy through roadmap execution.
 
The Senior Product Leader must feel comfortable working in dynamic, ambiguous environments, working closely with stakeholders and the engineering organization to drive results. They must leverage deep commercial expertise and critical thinking skills to marry complexity inherent of healthcare with the expectations of consumers. The senior product leaders move quickly and with confidence, always with an eye on the future. They must inspire teams to nurture creativity, and marry risk with reward, recognizing that they will be held accountable for the analysis, positioning, packaging and promotion of their products.

Responsibilities:
  • Drives activities of cross-functional team including product planning and creation of strategic roadmap and strategy that aligns product vision and market opportunity
  • Defines preferred product development approach to guide build / buy / partner decisions
  • Looks for innovative product solutions and opportunities based on strong marketplace data analysis
  • Manages, advises and mentors product managers, analysts and designers as needed to drive development, opportunity evaluation and product success
  • Directs and refines team output as needed for presentation to team and leadership, in both spoken and written format
  • Works with interdisciplinary teams and across functional departments, including engineering, design, marketing and finance teams to build and execute roadmap
  • Acts as the voice of the customer by evaluating product success data-driven, evidence-based, human-centered arguments
  • Knowledgeable across multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, design, and market research
  • Ensures successful and timely execution of product roadmap working in concert with the Engineering organization
  • Works with peers throughout UPMC to develop a strong working relationship between groups to deliver the consumer digital experience. Works across disciplines and in a highly collaborative environment to solve problems, build consensus, and drive outcomes.
  • Maintain current industry knowledge and trends, attending educational events and participates in committee work as appropriate.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree Advanced degree, MBA, MS or PhD preferred
  • 7+ years professional experience, with proven track record leading teams
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Demonstrates fluency with agile/lean methods 
  • Commercial software expertise, developing web products and technologies 
  • Proven experience leading product management through entire lifecycle, including strategy formation, launch, execution and iteration
  • Understanding of health care IT industry preferred
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills with strong technical abilities 
  • Shows working knowledge across multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, design, and market research but also exhibits depth in a relevant discipline. E.g., T-shaped individuals

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Job ID: 684254

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