aptihealth Product Director in Boston, Massachusetts
Life at aptihealth
The aptihealth team are health care, technology, research and user experience experts passionate about transforming behavioral healthcare. Everything we do at aptihealth is centered around our mission to revolutionize behavioral healthcare and to ensure that the millions of people who need and deserve it have access to it. As a curious and collaborative teammate, someone excited about tackling the hard problems in healthcare and technology, you will play a key role in making that mission a reality. Together, we’ll create and innovate transformative behavioral healthcare – for millions of people.
Reporting to the Chief Product Officer, the Product Director will be a leader within the small, driven and growing team focused on transforming customer needs into product innovations. You will see the "big picture" and work collaboratively to own major quarterly initiatives within the Product organization while bringing them to life with our Engineering organization. You'll bring forth new ideas that further empower the product and the team while showcasing your passion for our members, providers and administration stakeholders.
The Product Director has a strong technical background, excellent IT skills and experience leading healthtech startup product groups. They are experienced in designing first-to-market product features and possess the ability to closely work with software engineers and business stakeholders. The goal is to lead major business initiatives while collaborating with all parts of the organization; executive leadership to post-launch KPI analysis with our data team.
Determine the functional and non-functional requirements for new aptihealth initiatives.
Use the right tools and methodologies to construct the design and interface
Provide product guidance and coaching to the entire organization
Communicate with effectively; a vocal and outgoing leader
Create and champion top-tier results for our organization
Keep up to date with the latest technology and clinical informatic trends to anticipate changes to aptihealth’s product offerings
Key Attributes for Success:
8+ years of product management experience, of which at least 2 years with past product work influencing clinical decision making/and delivering tech-enabled health care services
Understanding of and familiarity with clinical informatics and/or data analysis
Ability to translate complex clinical concepts and data analysis for a non-clinical audience
A demonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams in sizable new initiatives
Pride of ownership in delivering results for the products you manage as well as those you have influenced through other stakeholders
You have experience managing and building teams of Product Managers
You are analytical, experimental, and creative. You know when to use data, but you also have the vision and intuition to take leaps when data is not available
You are empathetic: you are eager to see the world from your users’ perspective
You are scrappy: you are excited to roll up your sleeves, solve problems without precedent, and blaze a trail for those that will follow you.
You are always thinking more than one step ahead. You can create a strategic product vision that aligns with company strategy. You can communicate this vision clearly such that everyone knows how what they are working on is helping us achieve the vision.
You're energized by ambiguity: You are excited by the idea that the roadmap may change, because you will help build the roadmap. You are motivated by the opportunity to build the things that will help us scale, and you will ruthlessly prioritize the things that matter most
You are motivated by our mission. We are working to solve the biggest problems in behavioral health care today. We’re on a path to support hundreds of thousands of patients who need help the most.
Knowledge or Skills:
Proven experience as product leader
At least 8 years of product launches working closely with executive management
At least 2 years of experience in AWS or other cloud computing platforms
At least 3 years of leadership experience in a product leadership role
Demonstrated experience leading or developing high quality, enterprise scale software products using a structured system development lifecycle
Understanding of programming concepts
Experience launching mobile web and iOS and Android applications
Outstanding communication and presentation abilities
Technical mindset with careful attention to detail
The Product Director will be considered successful at the end of the first year if the following are achieved:
A clear vision for the future of the product is designed, detailed and communicated
A product roadmap aligned with the organizational goals has been established
A strong foundation for innovation, security and member outcomes is in place
Several key initiatives within the 2021 roadmap are launched and creating the impact defined
B.S. or M.S in related field and 8 years related work experience. Master's degree in a related field or Master of Business Administration with technology as a core component.
Software regulation experience in a healthcare and HIPAA compliant environment
Experience with systems design and development from business requirements analysis through to day-to-day management
Knowledge of business theory, business processes, management, budgeting, and business office operations.
Superior understanding of the organization's goals and objectives
Demonstrated ability to proactively apply IT in solving business problems
In-depth knowledge of applicable laws and regulations as they relate to IT
Strong understanding of human resource management principles, practices, and procedures
Proven ability to influence and lead change
Deep understanding of the current state of IT implementation in software development environments, or environments that are similar
Demonstrated ability to manage the process of innovation and integration of new technology into existing environments
Proven experience to think and act strategically and proactively
This position requires overnight travel approximately 10% of the time.
The opportunity to make life better for millions of people
An environment of positive and super smart colleagues
Turning innovative ideas into real-world results
Encouraging curiosity and collaboration
Priding ourselves in being diverse and inclusive
Fostering a company of trust & accountability
Competitive pay and benefits
Investment in our team with continuous learning opportunities
Balancing extraordinary work with your personal life
Flexible working hours and lots of freedom in your work habits
Embracing social responsibility with time off to serve your community
aptihealth, inc. is a behavioral health engagement company that seamlessly integrates physical and behavioral healthcare. Our platform connects medical providers, behavioral health specialists and patients with our proprietary assessment and treatment management protocols to get and keep patients healthier faster. aptihealth’s structured therapy programs are centered on its proprietary 15 Life Domain Clinical Framework© that efficiently provides collaborative care teams with the most thorough understanding of a patient’s behavioral health needs. The aptihealth platform connects patients and their care teams with licensed behavioral health specialists who provide 90-day and extended care therapy by phone or video supported by an easy-to-use consumer friendly digital experience. The aptihealth program is evidenced to get individuals into therapy faster and clinically proven to improve both behavioral and medical outcomes while lowering overall cost. aptihealth’s investors include Hudson River Capital Holdings, KASA Investments and Timber IV.
At aptihealth, we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our team, products and community. aptihealth is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by contacting us.
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For more information, please contact us at:
200 Portland Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114