• Senior Product Management Professional / Release Train Engineer

    Humana Anchorage, AK 99509

    Job #1849694030

  • Description

    The Senior Product Management Professional / Release Train Engineer must be able to lead, plan and track all phases of the product life cycle, from inception to introduction into the marketplace and ongoing management. The ability to create value streams and understand how critical it is to work in an environment transitioning to SAFe Agile. This individual's work assignments involve moderately complex issues where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Additionally they will independently lead several complex workstreams within a varied portfolio, owning the milestones and deliverables required to bring concepts through the complete product life cycle.


    The Senior Product Management Professional / Release Train Engineer monitors delivery and recommends schedule changes, cost adjustments and resource additions. This person with also investigate the facts and develop solutions to problems during the design and planning phases. They will provide timely and accurate information and status updates to functional leaders. May be responsible for identifying product gaps, defining product requirements and engaging with customers to understand market needs and trends. Makes decisions on moderately complex issues regarding the technical approach for project components, and the majority of his / her work is performed with minimal direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and an approach to thier assignments.

    Key responsibilities:

    • Develop and drive value stream changes in a Medicaid environment

    • Guides the end to end strategy, design and execution of work for new products or enhancements of existing value streams

    • Chief Scrum master for a domain / value stream

    • Leads and guides the scrum masters to ensure coordination of work and delivery

    • Facilitate PI Planning events, including readiness through Pre- & Post-PI planning meetings

    • Summarize and publish Team PI Objectives into Program PI Objectives

    • Tracks the execution of epics and features against plan

    • Manage and optimize the value through ART

    • Assist with facilitating feature & epics estimation during identification and prioritization?

    • Coaches Leaders & Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices & mindsets?

    • Provides transparency to the domain sprint plan and the backlog?

    • Maintains the Release Plan ensuring teams establish priorities within the backlog to keep the pipeline flowing, groomed and shovel ready.

    • Influences the product strategy and roadmap rooted in consumer insights and analysis of market findings

    • Makes executive level recommendations in regards to investments, development lifecycle and prioritization

    • Accountable for managing investment and partner relationships in the development phase

    • Obtain and synthesize complex data in order to tell t product value story

    • Organizes results, derive actionable insights and communicate with stakeholders and executive level leadership

    • Leads cross-functional team (operations, technology, clinical partners, data analytics), IT Scrum teams, and multiple work streams, meeting all key deliverables and maintaining aggressive timelines

    • Builds excellent working relationships with key partners to enable successful collaboration and measurable results

    Required Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree

    • 3+ years of Medicaid experiences

    • 3+ years of product management experience (driving end to end product strategy)

    • 7+ years of Healthcare industry experience

    • Highly skilled in Agile methodology

    • Familiarity with Jira Align

    • Ability to understand and simplify technology direction

    • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

    • Excellent organizational, time management and communication skills

    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired.

    • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, including ability to synthesize data and deliver a clear overview of strategy, opportunity and risks to diverse audiences

    • Passion for building inclusive experiences where people of all backgrounds see themselves represented in your work

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Masters Degree

    • 5+ years product management experience

    Scheduled Weekly Hours