Oracle Director, Product Management Health Sciences in Quincy, Massachusetts

Lead a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.

As a member of the product development division, you will specify, design and implement major changes to existing software architecture. Define project needs. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to ensure consistency, testability and portability across products in general.

Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Position Summary:**

TheDirector Product Management will have accountability for defining, specifying,and delivering a services / solution portfolio for Oracle Health Sciences concentrating on horizontal PaaS services supporting the entire Health Sciencessolution portfolio. The position isresponsible for leading the definition and delivery of new and existing servicesfocused on simplifying key capabilities across a number of functionalareas. He/she will ensure that OracleHealth Sciences has a comprehensive service portfolio of best-in-classsolutions serving the Life Sciences and Healthcare industries. The ideal candidate will be a true productevangelist with extensive experience in delivering cloud based services to thelife sciences and/or healthcare industry. He/she will create passion,excitement and results in others; speak at client, sales and industryconferences; and is aspires to become a product thought leader. Thisindividual will be able to clearly discuss and communicate solution value andbenefits to internal stakeholders, as well as customers, prospects, andpartners.

Critical Success Factors:**

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Strong leadership and executive presence inorder to evangelize the product roadmaps and value propositions to internal andexternal audiences, including sales, analysts, customers and prospects

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Knowledge and experience in delivering cloudbased services and solutions. Act as asubject matter expert on cloud deployment and an evangelist of cloud computingand all the internal and external benefits.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Responsibility for all aspects of the solutiondelivery. Ability to keep an eye on the future while ensuring the currentsolutions are being sold and meeting client needs.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Knowledge of Agile for delivering softwareservices. Specific familiarity withproduct owner role and backlog management.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Excellent influencing and collaboration skillsto develop and deploy successful solutions by working with all departments andstakeholders facilitating successful delivery execution.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Keen business sense to assess and prioritizetradeoffs that affect features, schedule, budget and market positioning.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Proven track record of on time, on budgetproduct delivery


-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Identify, prioritize and specify functional andno-functional requirements for common cloud services that could be utilizedacross the HSGBU portfolio. Examples ofthese services include Clinical Trial Design, Terminology, Investigator Sitemanagement, mHealth, Validation Services, etc.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Ensure regular updates to the product roadmapand constantly analyze new product requirements/opportunities.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Monitor the product life cycle from inceptionthrough operation and maintenance; ensure consistency with the strategic visionand market/customer requirements.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Ensure that quality and performance standardsare established and measured with improvement goals developed.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Work with subject matter experts, engineeringand development teams to execute on the roadmap in line with the strategicvision for the product lines.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Work with Sales and Account Management team onstrategies to win new clients and renew existing client contracts.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Collaborate with appropriate Marketing and SalesSupport to develop marketing and competitive analysis and solicits clientfeedback to gain insight on products, performance and needs.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Lead and/or participate in Client Advisory BoardPrograms; lead an ongoing client feedback process and incorporate input intoproduct development process.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Recommends methodologies for and drives conflictresolution and issues to constantly improve the product lifecycle managementprocess.

Key Competencies:

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Collaborator: Candidate will be able to gatherrequirements from numerous internal and external stakeholders and build anextremely strong sense of collaboration in fulfilling presented needs.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Technical knowledge: Promotes cloud first model helping others understand, learn, share vision of deploying services on thecloud.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Work ethic: Candidate can reject setbacks andenthusiastically persists until ambitious goals are achieved. The successfulcandidate will be resourceful and innovative at tackling complex challenges ina timely matter.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Communicative: Keeps others in the companyinformed and up to date on his or her priorities, current tasks and workcompleted. Encourages constructive criticism of his or her work

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Image and presence: Candidate will havesignificant exposure to customers and industry partners alike. As such, he orshe must project the professional image of the company both internally andexternally.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Accountability: Candidate should be aresults-oriented team player who leads by example, holds self accountable forperformance, takes absolute ownership, and champions all aspects of customerand product initiatives.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Problem solver: Candidate should be a strong,analytical problem solver with a common sense and practical solutionsorientation

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Customer Orientation: Candidate will demonstratepassionate commitment to the customer and to product quality. Champions theproduct and the customer's needs and implements a model of continuousimprovement in both company goals and project-related task.


-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->BS or MS degree in engineering, business,marketing, or a related field required. In addition, the individual musthave demonstrated exceptional performance in a product management role and havea minimum of 12 years experience. Life Sciences and/or Healthcare experience amust.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Strongknowledge of cloud computing technologies and deployment models, as well asunderstanding of identity management, relational databases, and businessintelligence tools.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Experiencedeveloping on an Agile team software development team, preferably in thedevelopment of products and services subject to regulatory oversight (HIPPA,CFR 21 Part 11, etc)

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Abilityto think strategically and execute tactically.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Demonstratedexperience working with broad cross-functional teams with ability to sell ideasand plans to internal constituencies, executives, customers, commercial team,analysts, and partners.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Excellentoral and written communication skills and group presentation skills.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Mustbe able to effectively maintain/build relationship across business groups.

-[if !supportLists]-> -[endif]->Abilityand willingness to travel modestly to support select team, sales and speakingopportunities.

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Director, Product Management Health Sciences

Location: MA,Mass-Bedford

Requisition ID: 17000GCB

Other Locations: United States