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Health Union, LLC.
emoji of a pushpinPhiladelphia, PAemoji of a clockTue Dec 15 2020
emoji of a woman of coloremoji of a man15 total on the team

Health Union is the only digital health company that continuously works to bring people together by evolving social interactions into meaningful health conversations through a growing portfolio of online health communities. Every day, Health Union encourages engagement that helps millions of people with chronic conditions find the information, connection and validation they seek.

Are you looking for a challenge and an opportunity to further advance your product owner skills and career in a great working environment? We are a close-knit highly collaborative team that values continuous learning and getting smarter every day. We choose to lead the curve rather than follow it on design, collaboration, data philosophy and continuous improvement.

Aligned with our data & analytics team, the Associate Product Owner will play a key role in expanding and improving our audience measurement, tracking and retargeting platform within our cloud microservices data ecosystem. Work to improve products that make real people’s lives better. Engage with a team that wants to do big things fast and values a healthy work-life balance while doing them.

What You Do:

  • Guide, coach and motivate the sprint team with the objective of continual improvement of key outcomes.

  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy. Create

  • Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project, creating functional requirements and a well-maintained backlog.

  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product

  • Define product vision, roadmap and growth opportunities

  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories

  • Work closely with our Strategic Initiatives team to create and maintain a product backlog prioritized according to business value or ROI.

  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals. Be the key voice in managing communication to impacted stakeholders in regards to unlikely production events in conjunction with our SLAs.

  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and optimization trends

Qualifications

What You Bring:

  • 1-3 years of prior experience in product ownership for a software development organization

  • Previous working experience in an Agile team as a Product Owner with an in-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles

  • Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills

  • Creative thinker with a key attention to detail.

HEALTH UNION REALLY IS THE BEST PLACE TO WORK

Health Union is a dynamic company that’s growing at a fast pace. To us, the most important part of managing fast growth is maintaining our culture. But don’t just take our word for it: Philly.com, Philadelphia Business Journal, and MM&M have all named Health Union a “best place to work”--and we take pride in living up to that hype every day. At Health Union:

  • We cultivate a fun, family-friendly work environment that values inclusion, community, excellence, and transparency.

  • We work hard, play hard and in the process, form close-knit relationships that breed an authentic, respectful culture of teaching and learning.

  • All team members - from executives to managers to people in entry-level positions - sit together in an open office and enjoy a fully integrated, collaborative and supportive work environment.

  • Full-time team members are immediately eligible for comprehensive health benefits, FSA for transit, parking, and dependent care, as well as PTO, paid parental leave, Summer Fridays, and paid holidays.

Health Union is the only digital health company that continuously works to bring people together by evolving social interactions into meaningful health conversations through a growing portfolio of online health communities. Every day, Health Union encourages engagement that helps millions of people with chronic conditions find the information, connection and validation they seek. Learn more at www.health-union.com.

EEO Statement: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, age, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

To comply with federal law, Health Union participates in E-Verify. Successful candidates must pass the E-Verify process after hire.

Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the U.S for any employer.

This is a full-time position, located at Health Union offices in Philadelphia (Center City). Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

What is your Interview process like?

Initial discussion with People (HR) team, interview with leadership (our CTO), broader interview with the team

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