Director, Product Development

UnitedHealth Group - Eden Prairie, MN3.6

Here's where our vision meets yours. At Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we need leaders with energy and ideas about where health care has to go to reach its fullest potential. As a Product Director on the Medicare team, you'll provide leadership in developing cutting edge digital solutions that will make the health system work better for everyone.

Primary Responsibilities:
Predict emerging customer and industry needs and develop innovative solutions to meet them
Define and prioritize multiple year product roadmaps
Build go to market strategies with new and existing solutions
Disrupt the status que through new concepts and market tests
Create strategies redefining care through a digital and member lens
Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products and / or approaches
Direct cross-functional and / or cross - segment teams
Success here depends upon your ability to manage a portfolio of products, develop product roadmaps and strategy while navigating a highly matrixed environment and determining how our product mix and consumer experience should work.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor degree
6+ years of product development experience
2+ years product concept testing
Experience defining and prioritizing product roadmaps
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence others
Proficiency in interpreting and analyzing data to support decision making

Preferred Qualifications:
Advanced degree
Healthcare experience
Medicare and/or STARs familiarity
Digital product management
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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)

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