Aetna Senior Product Consultant in San Francisco, California

Req ID: 54065BR

This position is office based in Sunnyvale, CA.

Consumer Health & Services is a newly formed division of Aetna with the ambition to build the leading health technology and services franchise in the world, based on cutting edge analytics to influence consumer and provider behavior, resulting in improved health and more efficient resource utilization.

One of the company s highest priority initiatives is to create new consumer-facing technologies to make healthcare more real-time and user driven. This role will be front-and-center in shaping and executing the product roadmap for this key initiative.

Fundamental Components:

Aetna is looking for a Product Consultant with experience working in a fast-paced, startup like environment. This role will collaborate with other product managers and with other areas within Aetna.

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides support for significant product initiatives. May independently manage midsize product enhancements. Demonstrated project management skills, with strong knowledge of product and systems.

Fundamental Components:

  • Own a slice of product enhancements, focusing on feature-set development, implementation, and continuous improvement.

  • Communicates product features and fundamental components to the organization that reflect the product and respond to the needs of various stakeholders (i.e., employees, customers, shareholders) while communicating the need and rationale for policies and standards.

  • Represents product strategy in cross functional project activities.

  • Serves as project manager and/or participant for selected projects. Independently manages mid-sized product enhancements

  • Ensures that systems are designed, developed, implemented and maintained from a product and business/customer point of view

  • Define processes for identifying most valuable user features and needs

  • Gathers and analyzes feedback in support of performance analysis for products and continual improvement

  • May participate and/or conduct focus group sessions and other field research methods

  • Work cross-functionally to develop and implement key user features

  • Participates in idea generation and project vision session for the development of new products and product enhancements

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

  • 3-5 years related work experience.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Project management skills.

  • Highly strategic with proven record of strong execution

  • Experience in Product a plus

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills strong influencer

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Telework Specifications:

This role will be onsite in Sunnyvale, CA

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Product & Marketing

Aetna 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 Veterans status.