Technology Manager Technology Manager …

Wolters Kluwer
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Wolters Kluwer
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Technology Manager
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is a global leader in professional information services. Professionals in the areas of legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance and healthcare rely on Wolters Kluwer's market leading information-enabled tools and software solutions to manage their business efficiently, deliver results to their clients, and succeed in an ever more dynamic world. Wolters Kluwer combines deep domain knowledge with specialized technology. Our portfolio offers software tools coupled with content and services that customers need to make decisions with confidence. Every day, our customers make critical decisions to help save lives, improve the way we do business, build better judicial and regulatory systems. We help them get it right.

The primary responsibility of this position is to manage and execute the roadmap for our Editorial and Design facing tools. The ideas for new product concepts arise from three sources (1) user research you conduct, (2) Voice of Client feedback from Editorial and Design team, and (3) sales input scoped and prioritized from our Business Product Manager. Working with these stakeholders, the Product Owner will develop the concepts, build the business case, document features and use cases associated with the concept, provide a convincing demonstration of business value, participate in the project estimation process. For approved projects, the Product Owner will develop the story backlog based on input from users (our Editorial and Design team), and other subject-matter experts, will prioritize the backlog, and will serve as owner/acceptor of feature stories completed by the development teams. The Product Owner will also work with peers, engineering, and management to cross-prioritize projects that require resources from other engineering teams.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and drive the vision for our Editorial and Design tools through a comprehensive understanding of requirements acquired from customer success, engineering, innovation, and external product sources.
  • Become the company expert on workflows, features, functionality, and requirements related to the Editorial and Design platforms and operational processes.
  • Assemble platform requirements from multiple sources and communicate requirements to product development to achieve rapid deployment and adoption of the software.
  • Develop business cases, product concept documents, engineerable specifications, and story backlogs to drive the development of Editorial and Design platform features.
  • Supported by senior leadership, prioritize competing projects to create an appropriately ordered and streamlined workflow for Editorial and Design teams.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a scientific, medical or engineering field, supported by education, training, and/or certification in agile product management
  • 2+ years of experience as a Product Owner for software projects and/or software teams, preferably with healthcare related products
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills with a demonstrated ability to interact with high and low level non-technical stakeholders as well as technical development teams
  • Experience with Product Ownership in an Agile environment, including development of story backlogs and product concept documentation
  • Strong prioritization, organization, and communication skills
  • Ability to form relationships across functional areas including content, engineering and technology, product management, sales, service, and operations
  • Analysis, modeling, and knowledge representation
  • Experience with clinical informatics and electronic workflows in the health IT domain
  • Experienced with the roles, responsibilities, and practices of Agile scrum teams
  • Energetic and dedicated to the WK core values
  • 10% Travel
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Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, finance, risk & compliance, and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2019 annual revenues of 4.6 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

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Wolters Kluwer and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other protected status.

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