Director of Digital Transformation

UnitedHealth Group   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Healthcare


11 - 15 years

Posted 35 days ago

Position Description

You will be responsible for the creation and execution of the digital transformation strategy and practice to include emerging technologies. Working with business and IT you will help drive execution of the digital strategy including the operations and modernization of technology.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create a digital transformation strategy which includes digital thinking and delivery
  • Act as a true strategic advisor
  • Ability to empower architecture, engineers and delivery
  • Influencing design from research, analytics/AI, platforms & tools and services
  • Build business plans and create a technology roadmap
  • Previous experience providing a coherent view of future digital capabilities in at least one vertical
  • Create and execute strategies consistent with business architectural philosophies
  • Hands on experience with capital and operational financial planning
  • Provide business case ROI
  • Possess and architects mindset but not as compliance but to view as a way to frame problems and create solutions
  • Responsible for reviewing process and procedures and suggesting changes
  • Implements production, production, productivity, quality and customer service standards
  • Assess where we are in our digital transformation journey and create strategic roadmap(s) to modernize our environment
  • Be curious, observe and explore
  • Provide industry thought leadership, strategic solution planning to provide innovative results
  • Ability to make data informed decisions and to problem solve even when there may be missing components

This position is strategic and operational but does not have any direct reports initially

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience with progressive growth in the IT arena
  • At minimum experience leading strategic digital programs involving 1 or more of the following platforms – data analytics, transaction processing, claims, policy & procedures, ecommerce, interactive and device
  • Experience creating strategic plans that enable change both internally and externally
  • Experience with the creation and execution capital and operation budgets and cycles
  • Ability to optimize operational collaboration and effectiveness
  • Understanding of TOGAF
  • Ability to handle ambiguity
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to tailor ones message to the audience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advisory over emerging technology initiatives
  • Understanding of system architecture
  • Previous technical experience as a technical architect or engineer