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Transforming smiles, changing lives
At Align Technology, we believe a great smile can transform a person's life, so we create technology that gives people the confidence to take on whatever's next. We revolutionized the orthodontic industry with the introduction of the Invisalign system, and we have never lost sight of that spirit of innovation. Our diverse and collaborative teams are constantly pushing the boundaries of what's possible.
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About this opportunity
The Program Innovation Manager position will be responsible for driving digital innovation and excellence for the Americas Business Innovation, Optimization, and Strategic Programs organization. This role will work cross-functionally to identify and implement new technological capabilities for our doctors and consumers. This will include developing new ideas, working with vendors and internal stakeholders to implement those ideas, writing requirements, attending scrum ceremonies and effectively communicating with developers and internal stakeholders to drive business results. A successful candidate will have a business-savvy, entrepreneurial mindset along with a solid foundational knowledge of agile software development.
In this role, you will
Build excellent relationships with business development program stakeholders as well as internal sales, marketing, operations, and IT stakeholders.
Analyze customer and consumer needs for new and existing business development programs and develop technology roadmaps to support those needs.
Develop presentations and wireframes, with the support of marketing, to effectively communicate business cases and technology roadmaps to internal stakeholders.
Translate technology roadmaps into IT requirements for the application development teams.
Attend all scrum ceremonies and support the IT development team with business-related inquiries and required testing.
Constantly iterate and improve existing processes and technology.
Work with external vendors and partners to develop and drive new solutions to market.
Bridge manual process gaps for new programs where necessary and proactively recommend ways to automate those manual processes.
Resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways. Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.
Other duties as assigned.
In this role, you'll need
Proven success managing projects and Vendors
6+ years of experience in a business innovation or technical role
Knowledge of the agile development process
Business-savvy, entrepreneurial mindset
Bachelor's degree; preferably in Entrepreneurship, Business, Economics, Health Related Fields, Finance or Computer Science OR equivalent experience
Strong communication skills required
Ability to craft recommendations and present them effectively
Salesforce.com experience a plus
Database query skills are a big plus
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Align Technology is a publicly traded medical device company that istransforming smiles and changing lives. Our global team of talented employees develop innovative technology, tools and treatment options to help dental professionals worldwide achieve the clinical results they expect. Our digital ecosystem combines the power of technology to create beautiful smiles through the integration of AI and machine learning, digital imaging and visualization, biomechanics and material science to develop the Invisalign system, the most advanced clear aligner system in the world; iTero Intraoral Scanners and
OrthoCADdigital services. Did you know? Align is the world's largest manufacturer of custom 3D-printed materials.
By joining Align, you will be part of a global, fast-growing company in one of the most dynamic industries. Great people, innovative technologies, and meaningful work - these are just some of thethingsemployees say make Align Technology a great place to work.
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Global Diversity Statement:
At Align, we believe in the power of a smile, and we know that every smile is as unique as our employees. As we grow, we will continue building a workforce of diverse cultural backgrounds and life experiences and fostering a culture of open-mindedness and compassion for all our employees. We live our company values by promoting healthy people and healthy communities. All with the intent of changing millions of lives, one unique smile at a time.
US EEO Statement:
Align Technology is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate and promote regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, veteran or disability status.