Product Manager Connecture
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Company Overview:
Connecture is the leading provider of Web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces and exchanges. Its industry-proven solutions enable consumers, employers and brokers to more easily shop for, purchase and renew health insurance while minimizing back-office administrative expenses for health plans. Connectures solutions are provided to health plans, state insurance exchanges, private exchanges and insurance brokers. More than 25 million Americans shop for their health insurance through systems built by Connecture, and more than half of the nations 20 largest plans rely on them to sell, administer and manage their plans and products effectively. For more information - visit www.connecture.com
The Product Manager is responsible for the driving innovation in our product lines. The role will research product needs, track industry trends, interface with clients and prospects, define product requirements and oversee design activities for new product features. Applicant will work in a team environment with business analysts, technical architects, and user interface designers. This position is part of the product development organization.
Serve as product champion for new and existing products.
Work in collaboration across the company to define product features.
Work internally within the company with executives, sales, marketing, client implementation teams, and product development.
Work externally with clients, prospects, industry experts and partners.
Actively participate in development activities including writing product requirements and specifications, and ensuring that new development matches these stated requirements.
Work in an agile product development environment
Actively participate in sales cycles relating to product in a subject matter expert / product evangelist capacity.
Actively build and manage product development backlog for your area of expertise.
Write product requirements and specifications for new development teams.
Monitor new development to ensure it matches product requirements and priorities.
Research product features, competitors, potential partners, industry needs, client needs.
Train and educate internal teams and the sales team on our products. Write product briefs and create content for presentations.
Type of Equipment Used:
PCs and various software applications.
Work Environment/ Physical Demands:
General office environment.
Ability to travel occasionally.
NOTE: This position is not static and is subject to change as Connectures and the Department needs change.
4+ years of software product management / product marketing experience.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Strong public speaking and presentation skills.
Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills.
Experience with market research, competitive analysis, and usability testing.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Must be able to build consensus and work with both upper management and development teams.
Skills/ Experience Preferred:
Prior health insurance, general healthcare or general insurance experience.
BS/BA Degree Business or Technical degree
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