Cloud Product Manager - MN Based

Unitedhealth Group Inc. Eden Prairie , MN 55344

Posted 7 months ago

UnitedHealth Group is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference- Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

We are looking for an experienced software product manager to join our team. This role will be responsible for helping to define and be a forward-thinking leader in the strategic HealthCare Cloud initiative here at Optum. The ideal candidate will have experience in the enterprise IT space with a focus on Cloud transformation and adoption.

Individual will be accountable for Product Management of the Private Cloud within the Platform Engineering & Practices (PEP) organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the full product lifecycle management, including: strategy, roadmap, management of the Private Cloud capabilities

  • Leverage market insights to understand customer needs to identify new opportunities or make adjustments to current product offerings.

  • Accountable for delivering product performance against expectations and updates changes to a product roadmap to improve competitive position, and optimal product performance to meet customer needs.

  • Role will be accountable to and/or own the P&L, Recovery, Vendor Management related to Private Cloud

  • Partner with internal or stakeholders to define and drive future product direction.

  • Proactively work with internal customers to learn more about the problems they are trying to solve and inform product direction/roadmap

Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

  • 5 years of experience in a Product Management, Engineering or Technology Strategy role.

  • Experience working on enterprise products

  • 2 years of Cloud Product Management

  • Solid understanding of Container Platforms such as Kubernetes , OpenShift , Public Cloud and related Cloud technologies

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve strategic goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment, and to evolve product strategy based on research, data and industry trends.

  • Excellent problem-solving, organizational, analytical and influencing skills, with proven ability to take initiative and build strong, productive relationships.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Open Source software and/or commercial open source company experience

  • Experience in Cloud migration initiatives

  • Experience in Cloud workload placement strategy and approaches

Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place 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.


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