Director, Product Management - Chicago, IL


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Director, Product Management - Chicago, IL


Chicago, IL 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Computer-Network Security, Database Development-Administration, Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, IT Project Management, Network and Server Administration, Software-System Architecture

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Director, Product Management
Seeking a Director level professionals with extensive experience leading PMO in a large mature organization along with IT Product Strategy. Product management experience on the IT side rather than product sales, business or market development side of product management.  We are seeking a Director of Product Management to lead Product Managers responsible for a variety of product lines.  Director will manage a portfolio of clinical or non-clinical products; and manage strategy, road map and execution of the product line.  Healthcare experience is a must for this opportunity.
- Experience with RFPs and cost of implementing road map
- Overseeing projects
- Master’s in Business Administration, Hospital Administration, or Public Health highly preferred
- B.S. in Computer Science or closely related technical field required
- Healthcare experience is a must for this opportunity.
- Need leadership experience to motivate, inspire, build and lead teams; setting annual SMART goals and objectives; conducting effective performance reviews, and administer progressive discipline (PIP)
- Need effective oral and written communication skills
- Create, publish and present PowerPoint presentations and effective progress/status reports
- Write customer communications
- Prioritization of demand with stakeholders
- Business Case development
- Create annual budget
- Deep understanding of Capex & Opex
- Analyze, track and report monthly budget variance
- Create detailed business cases
- Create advanced spreadsheet models
- Perform Quantitative Option analysis and present comparative results
- Contract administration and timely contract renewals
- Negotiate price, SLA, and Terms & Conditions
- Vendor governance – SLA tracking
- Experience with SDLC and ITIL
- Continuous improvement of frameworks
- LEAN, Six Sigma preferred
- Agile, Scrum or Kanban certification
- PMI PMBOK certification
- Exceptional planning, scoping, phasing skills
- Create project proposals with cost and schedule estimates
- Broad technical experience
- Understanding of contemporary technical trends
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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