Sr Staff Technical Product Manager - Product Owner
Posted 5/17/2017 4:56:38 PM
Job Function:Digital Technology
Business Segment: Healthcare Digital
Location(s): United States; Washington; Seattle
At GE Healthcare Digital in Seattle, WA, we’re leveraging our leadership in software development, user experience, platform analytics, cyber security and cloud-based solutions to deliver our vision to drive quality and efficiency globally through digital health technology. This is not aspiration. It’s transformation. And it’s happening now. We help medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients, and we are proud to be improving lives in moments that matter.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Role Summary: This position under general direction from the Product Director conducts business and technical analysis, leads software and process design changes, and generate application documentation. The Sr Staff Technical Product Manager - Product Owner will work directly with customers to gather requirements, and be the technical liaison between the software development team and the business customers.
Key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Acts as the Product Owner within an Agile scrum team performing the following:
Manages product feature/story backlog focused on healthcare data integration and workflow tools
Meets with Customers to research integration needs
Interprets the business and technical needs
Prepares User Requirements and translates requirements for Engineering
Works with technical writers on documentation
Represents the project stakeholders throughout the process
Provides domain expertise during the acceptance testing process
Supports efforts on Early Readiness Testing (ERT)
Providers product leadership to the development team(s) working on assigned products
Collaborates with software development management and technology leader(s) on ensuring complete and accurate release planning, delivery of high value software and implementing best practice software design and development methods.
Collaborates with User Experience Team on usability testing to ensure the right product is being produced for the customer
Works closely with Product Management to understand the strategic roadmap and provides input.
Collaborates with Organization Readiness on deployment of new solutions
Collaborates with services and support organizations, using established communication and escalation pathways on product issues and new product deployment
Keeps current with industry trends and domain expertise specifically on healthcare data exchange and resulting workflows
Provides customers with product expertise as needed and participate/present at user conferences
Quality Specific Goals:
Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position
Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines
Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required
Establish a commitment to quality and communicate the importance of meeting statutory, regulatory and customer requirements. Ensure quality policy is understood, implemented and maintained at all levels of the organization. Establish and communicate quality objectives that are measurable and consistent with the quality policy.
Maintain adequate organizational structures and adequate resources of sufficiently trained personnel. Ensure qualified personnel relative to assigned responsibilities. Ensure appropriate responsibility, independence and authority of all personnel who manage, perform and assess work affecting quality.
Bachelor’s Degree in Product Management, Marketing, Engineering, Business Administration, healthcare or related field
5+ years’ experience in product management, product development, implementations and/or related field
Experience with connectivity tools such as InterSystems Ensemble/HealthShare.
Expert knowledge of healthcare data exchange standards such as EDI and HL7
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Strong analytical and process skills
Strong project management skills
Ability to work effectively within a matrix environment
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
Must be willing to work out of an office located in Boston, MA.
Must be willing to travel up to 10%
MBA or Master’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration or related field.
Healthcare IT/integration experience – 2 years minimum
Experience with Centricity Business solutions.
Experience with healthcare EDI transaction sets and implementation
Demonstrates ability to problem solve
Team oriented – ability to motivate and work well with diverse, cross-functional teams
Proven ability to work globally
Proven ability to influence and negotiate internally and with customers.
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