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J188972

Director Integrated Experience Design

Highmark Health

  • Company Hignmark Health
  • Home, PA
  • Strategic Planning/Corp Development
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Highmark Health

Job Description : 

JOB SUMMARY

This job will be a key player in re-imagining our Living Health digital experience--leading strategic work to transform the portal experience for Customers and Clinicians that will not only get us back to parity, but leapfrog competition. The incumbent will oversee the end to end process to conceptualize and design how people interact with foundational features of the digital Integrated Experience Layer (IEL) and are accountable to drive the creation of a Living Health Design System of standards, patterns and components that set best practices for digital interaction and enable consistent and rapid development of highly usable and engaging digital solutions within the platform. Will work with the Design Practice, Customer Experience, Digital Experience, clinical, analytic, and business teams to understand the pain points associated with digital touchpoints in our customer and clinician journeys and will work to resolve fragmented access points and applications. Will direct the design of foundational services within the platform, while ensuring that all integrated digital solutions and third-party solutions provide a mature, consistent and seamless experience. The incumbent will partner with the Solution Insights & Acceleration team to engage the comprehensive listening system, market and customer/clinician insights, and manage the Integrated Experience solution development roadmaps, and for testing and scaling. Will work in tight coordination with IT and the Digital Experience team and will partner with collaborators from the Design Practice, Customer Experience, Clinician Experience, and Curated Health Solutions groups to ensure Expert resources and other Enterprise resources needed for an effective design process are deployed consistently in a well-defined matrix reporting structure.            
 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform management responsibilities to include, but are not limited to: involved in hiring and termination decisions, coaching and development, rewards and recognition, performance management and staff productivity.  Plan, organize, staff, direct and control the day-to-day operations of the department; develop and implement policies and programs as necessary; may have budgetary responsibility and authority.
  • Leverages design knowledge to collaborate with stakeholders to define, plan, and design the appropriate end-to-end cross-channel experiences and solutions from a customer and clinician point of view to achieve customer engagement, clinician engagement, health outcomes, and affordability targets and in support of scaling curated health model solutions. 
  • Provide periodic informal work guidance/direction to junior team members; Provide performance input and recommendations to management for development/ training plans. May have supervisory responsibilities on a project basis.
  • Develop analytical frameworks, approach and methodology best practices to analyze strategy issues and monitor initiatives. Evaluates new software or technology capabilities, assesses vendor solutions, creates and manages ongoing partnerships with third parties such as digital agencies, software vendors, BCBSA, and other key vendors.
  • Conveys and prioritizes needs from comprehensive listening system in collaboration with Portfolio Insights & Acceleration and other Enterprise teams in the matrix to identify client, customer and clinician needs and expectations to support solution design and personalization.
  • Accesses market intelligence capabilities focused on understand the market products, innovations, competitor solutions and any aspect of information needed to support the design process.   
  • Applies a customer and clinician-centric lens to problems and advocates for a combined customer and clinician view in all interactions. 
  •  Leads in design sessions with design team, Experts and other business partners. Applies a variety of methods and approaches to facilitate problem solving; experiments to find the best solutions.
  • Other duties as assigned or requested.

EDUCATION


Required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Design, Healthcare Administration, Economics, Analytics, or related program


Substitutions

  • None


Preferred

  • M.S. in Design, Design Strategy, Design Research, Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction, conversation Design or 7+ additional years of related experience in lieu of degree.


EXPERIENCE


Required

  • 7 years of related progress experience in the area of specialization, including experience in leading large projects 
  • 5 years in Technology, Business or Healthcare

To Include

  • 1 year with strategy / management consulting firms or internal strategy groups of healthcare companies


Preferred

  • 7+ years of experience designing world-class digital experiences at Lead or above level.
  • A versatile portfolio that showcases deep interaction and problem solving skills.
  • Has launched multiple best in class enterprise lvl digital products.
  • Proficiency with leading design software such as Figma or Sketch and experience with prototyping tools
  • Deep understanding of complex workflows designed to scale across diverse teams.
  • Expert knowledge of the design lifecycle and HCD methodologies.
  • Experience working in complex, highly matrixed and regulated environments.
  • Experience working in a large consulting firm (Deloitte, Accenture, Etc…)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and expert level ability to actively establish trust, credibility and influence to build consensus.
  • Experience partnering with Product and Engineering to achieve impactful outcomes in an agile product development environment.


LICENSES or CERTIFICATIONS


Required

  • None


Preferred

  • None


SKILLS

  • Excellent written, interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Highly motivated with exceptional organizational skills, including the ability to effectively and competently handle multiple projects simultaneously and the flexibility and ability to quickly adapt to changes in work objectives, promotions, and available technology
  • knowledge of software development lifecycle, from planning to delivery
  • Experience developing business cases, and building ROI for programs from planning through execution


Language (Other than English):

None

Travel Requirement:

0% - 25%

PHYSICAL, MENTAL DEMANDS and WORKING CONDITIONS

Position Type

Office-based

Teaches / trains others regularly

Occasionally

Travel regularly from the office to various work sites or from site-to-site

Occasionally

Works primarily out-of-the office selling products/services (sales employees)

Never

Physical work site required

Yes

Lifting: up to 10 pounds

Constantly

Lifting: 10 to 25 pounds

Occasionally

Lifting: 25 to 50 pounds

Does Not Apply

Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do this job.

Compliance Requirement : This job adheres to the ethical and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the code of business conduct and company policies.


As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times.  In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. 

Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. 

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