Wolters Kluwer Product Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Are you driven to create products that impact people's lives? Do you want to use your talents to make a meaningful change in healthcare and improve patient outcomes? If your answer is "yes", this position is for you!

 

As part of the team based in the heart of Chicago, you'll help build and develop leading patient engagement products at Wolters Kluwer Health-- a global, innovation-driven healthcare technology company working at the front-lines of patient care.

As a Product Manager, you'll use your experience and skills to help take our overall product strategy from idea to reality. You'll work with a team of designers, clinicians, software engineers, and other product managers to tackle healthcare's most complex challenges. If you're naturally curious, driven, and dedicated to making a difference -- join us.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Own various product projects from start to finish -- i.e. from ideation, through development, to release

  • Ensure our solutions can successfully integrate with electronic health record (EHR) vendors using both current and emerging industry standards to meet CE business objectives

  • Assist with product development activities across multiple functional teams (UX, Development, Client Experience, Marketing) on coordinated, on-time product delivery

  • Understand the product vision and strategic initiatives to ensure development of products aligns with vision

  • Help design, write, and prioritize user stories

  • Attend standups, weekly project check ins, and answer questions about the product vision

  • Manage pilot/beta sites in conjunction with end users

  • Document and track enhancement requests as well as assist in bug prioritization

  • Assist with release and feature launches by creating internal communication plans, providing all required training information to internal teams, and leading launch project plans

  • Research various topics using interviews with internal and external clients/prospects

  • Conduct research on vendors and competitors to identify those that are competitive or complementary to our solutions

  • Create and maintain product documentation including SOPs and best practices

  • Assist in maintaining the product marketing materials

  • Assist with gathering data for case studies, and ROI analysis

Education: A Bachelor's of Science (BS) is required or equivalent relevant experience

Experience:

  • At least 5 years of work experience

  • Self-motivator with strong teamwork and interpersonal skills

  • Well-organized, detail oriented, and able to work independently as well as in a team environment

  • Ability to interact with clients and project team members (both internal and external)

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with rapidly changing priorities and deadlines

  • Eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

Other Knowledge, Skills, Abilities or Certifications:

  • Experience in healthcare IT preferred

  • Experience working with software solutions preferred

  • Experience with project management preferred

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Travel Requirement:

  • Up to 5% travel

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide.

Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).

For more information about our solutions and organization, visit www.wolterskluwer.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation 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 protected veteran status.

INFORMATION

For any assistance with your application for this job opening, please call the HR Source at (888) 495-4772 or email HRSource@WoltersKluwer.com. TTY is also available at 888 (495) 4771.

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