Jan 18, 2020
Aetna Description: Aetna's mission is to build a healthier world-one person, one community at a time. We are transforming health and wellness to support our members journey towards there health goal via innovative products that meet them where they are with accurate information and best-in-class experience. The first & critical step in this process starts with the quality of our provider networks. Join us on the Provider Data Innovation (PDI) team, driving a multi-year, multi-organization strategic program creating local network strategy, cutting edge solutions for improved provider data, simplified network management and improve interactions for our providers. As a Business Consultant, you will be a team member in reimagining and implementing a world class Provider Demographics solution that will enable Aetna's business stakeholders exceed consumer expectations. You will join a highly energetic, highly collaborative team that operates at a fast pace, building solutions to address challenges in the provider domain. You will utilize your talent and expertise to drive the change the is desperately needed within the healthcare industry. Join us for this exciting & rewarding journey to transform Healthcare. You will have ownership for small-moderate, high complexity initiatives - identify improvements, business requirements, planning, assisting with business operational support, delivering business results, relationship management and be a key player on larger initiatives. 67444 Fundamental Components: As a Business Consultant you will work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with responsibility over key components of the Provider Data Innovation program within the Provider Domain, Contracting, Credentialing and Network assignments. You will collaborate and work closely with Product Owners in a fully scaled agile delivery methodology. Allows for skill growth and expanding your knowledge base working alongside talented and passionate teammates from diverse backgrounds. Deliver the critical platform functionality enabling Aetna Local Networks, National Networks and Provider Data Services teams to collaborate and manage provider data. Decompose high-level requirements into scaled-agile artifacts including featured, stories, tasks, manage and prioritize product backlogs, participate in/lead agile ceremonies (standups, etc.) and validate delivered solution designs. Perform industry research as necessary to support feature development, business process flow mapping, provide subject matter expertise as needed. You will also ensure product stakeholders needs/expectations are met and promote transparency, upholding SAFe/SCRUM practices. Collaborate with external vendors as needed on requirements definition, feature development and validations. Background Experience: 5+ years' experience Experience in two or more of the following areas: Agile Methodology Working with business and IT partners in requirements gathering and clarification Working on support of business operational support 5+ years Healthcare Industry experience Provider Domain experience within Healthcare preferred Requirements Management Experience with enterprise-wide and/or cross-functional large-scale initiatives with high degree of complexity Demonstrated experience successfully implementing change in complex organizations Demonstrated ability to effectively work on teams within a highly collaborative environment Demonstrated relationship management skills at the senior level Demonstrated facilitation skills and the ability to maintain working relationships with all levels of the organization. Capacity to quickly build and maintain credible relationships at varying levels of the organization simultaneously. Desire to innovate at a fast pace Strong critical thinker who makes balanced, insightful decisions Demonstrated experience and ability to thrive in a fully SAFe-Agile development environment SAFe Agile Certification preferred Maintain strong relationships across key stakeholders and constituents Engaging and concise speaking and presentation skills Strong communication skills and ability to help direct product development Exposure/Experience with Salesforce Admin/Configuration level experience is a plus. Additional Job Information: Team leadership and team building skills. Analytical and planning skills. Negotiation/influencing skills. Relationship and change management skills. Organizational skills. Time management skills. Critical thinking skills. Oral and written communication skills. Required Skills: General Business - Communicating for Impact, General Business - Consulting for Solutions, General Business - Ensuring Project Discipline Desired Skills: Leadership - Collaborating for Results, Leadership - Driving Change, Technology - Leveraging Technology Functional Skills: Management - Management - Data analysis and interpretation, Management - Management - Provider Data, Network Management - Credentialing, Project Management - Scope Management, Project Management - Stakeholder analysis Technology Experience: Subject Discipline - Business Process Management Potential Telework Position: No Percent of Travel Required: 0 - 10% EEO Statement: Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer Benefit Eligibility: Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Candidate Privacy Information: Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. 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