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Product Manager / Agile Coach - Provider Services Transformation Office - Eden Prairie, MN

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 12/10/2018

When it comes to servicing our network of over 100,000 providers whose life’s work it is to heal our members and keep them healthy, Provider Services leads the way.  Our mission in the Transformation is to achieve distinction in the provider community by delivering a best in class experience. We need an experience product manager and Agile coach to lead the strategic design and build of our product strategy, roadmap and organization.


If you are located in or near the Twin Cities area, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Think strategically to translate a vision of customer experience into processes and requirements

  • Work with Transformation Office leadership to design an overarching product strategy and organization

  • Coach and develop product owners

  • Forecast revenue or savings opportunities associated with product development initiatives

  • Influence innovation across teams to ensure aligned; cohesive progress across multiple areas including technology, marketing, and service operations

  • Reviews product performance against expectations and facilitates or influences changes to product portfolio to improve competitive position and optimal product performance.

  • May work with internal or external business constituents to determine product future direction or respond to product inquiries.

  • May be project-based and involve working within multiple product functions.

  • Coordinates, supervises and is accountable for the daily activities of business support, technical or production team or unit.

If you'd enjoy the challenge of owning a product from idea to implementation, this is an ideal opportunity for you. Never content with ‘good enough’, you also need the perseverance to constantly enhance, track performance and improve your product in a highly matrixed environment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience

  • Certified Agile product manager, coach or scrum master

  • Use of VOC/customer experience in decision making

  • Proven track record in assessing and interpreting customer needs and requirements

  • Self-starter, able to work with minimal guidance; may seek guidance on only the most complex tasks

  • Clearly translates concepts into practice

  • Provides explanations and information to others on difficult issues

  • Coaches, provides feedback, and guides others, particularly in a highly matrixed environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Provider or Network Operations

  • Track record of collaboration with business partners

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.


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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



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