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Data Management Strat & Gov Senior Advisor
Ref No.: 20-01018
Location: Bloomfield, Connecticut
Job Title: Product Owner (Provider Data Domain)
Location: Bloomfield, CT 06002
Pay Rate: Negotiable
Contract Length: 2/24/20 - 5/29/20
**Opportunity for Conversion to Perm Employment**

Role Summary:
The Enterprise Data Strategy team is comprised of business and technical teams spanning Customer, Provider, Buyer and Intermediary Data Domains as well as foundational enterprise data teams. The Provider Data Domain team establishes provider data strategy through an Enterprise lens and ensures roadmap delivery for all enterprise provider data domain initiatives. The Data Product Owner - Provider Data Domain is a business-facing role that requires a candidate with a strong data management background who understands data, how to ingest data, proper use/consumption, data quality, and stewardship. In this highly visible role you will partner with the Provider Data Product Manager to understand their challenges and guide the Agile work stream to establish products and deliverables in support of the domain. The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience with data management, data governance and data quality.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Partner with Enterprise Data Strategy (EDS) Provider Data Domain Product Managers to decompose Program Epic work requirements and priorities into features
  • Full accountability for execution of assigned Features and associated products/deliverables
  • Take ownership of assigned features and lead the creation and prioritization of the team backlog
  • Engage with SCRUM Masters and team members on a regular basis to ensure assigned features are fully executed within the prescribed Program Increment
  • Lead prioritization of work for delivery team based on business value and engagement with stakeholders
  • Work with the EDS Agile Portfolio Operations team to monitor resource capabilities and arrange for coaching, training or resource adjustments
  • Responsible for user story management, including accurate story descriptions and acceptance criteria
  • Facilitate and guide the development of metrics, structure of studies, benchmark initiatives, and data collection methodologies in support of business requirements
  • Actively participate in program increment planning, roadmap activities, and program prioritization and sequencing activities
  • Escalate risks to Provider Data Domain Solutions Train Engineer and Product Manager
  • Coordinate with Data Stewards & Data Quality Analysts on adherence of data standards & quality metrics
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, IT or Data Analytics or equivalent work experience
  • 6+ years’ experience in a product owner role
  • 3+ years’ experience with data management, data governance and/or data quality in a data management organization preferably within the healthcare industry
  • Excellent ability to develop and build teams by assessing quality talent and motivating/inspiring others
  • Sound understanding of Agile Methodology and other project management methodologies
  • Previous experience with Agile Central or comparable agile management tools
  • SAFe Agile Certification preferred
  • Demonstrated core project management skills including project planning, scope management, issue and risk management, resource planning, financial management, etc.
  • Experience working in an organization going through an agile transformation and ability to adapt when working with teams that are not agile where required highly desired