Blockchain Jobs - Director II Innovation Technology - PS13976, 1754

at Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Location Palo Alto, CA
Date Posted January 1, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Your
innovation. Our impact. 
At Anthem, Inc., it’s a
powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater
access to care for our members, greater health for our communities, and greater
experiences for our customers. Innovation is a top priority.  Here, you’ll
have an opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that brings together
industry leaders and technology experts, so together we can drive the
future of health care.

This
is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and
those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a
Fortune Top 50 Company.

Two Opportunities:

Internal Job Title:  Director II Technology - 

Location:  Palo Alto, CA; Boston MA or Atlanta, GA

Director II Exponential Technology - Palo Alto

The Exponential
Technology and Enterprise Change Leader will stay ahead of exponential
technology trends, including assessment of exponential business models and
technologies and their potential implications on Anthem’s business. As a leader
on the Innovation team, your knowledge and expertise is made available and
accessible to all of Anthem’s P&Ls and lines of business. You’ll partner
with business and technology partners to identify use cases, conduct POCs,
create reference implementations, and assess business applications of
exponential technologies. You’ll collaborate with various teams to identify,
implement, and validate business value through the use of exponential technologies.

Day-to-day, you
will:

  • Lead and
    collaborate with a team of colleagues toward achieving the goals for
    exponential technologies
  • Strategically
    advise leadership on the current state of the exponential technologies and
    emerging trends
  • Identify and
    elaborate on use cases, especially initial use cases that will deliver high
    value, compelling stakeholders to further invest in and develop the
    technologies
  • Develop POCs
    and proof-of-value
  • Focus on Blockchain,
    AR/VR, crowdsourcing, and other high-value exponentials for healthcare
  • Ensures disaster recovery and business continuity plan are implemented, monitored, and updated on a recurring basis.
  • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates performance of direct reports. 

Director II Enterprise
Portfolios

Location:  Boston, MA or Atlanta, GA


As a senior leader you will help drive a high impact
portfolio of initiatives.  Set strategy,
ensuring portfolio aligns with enterprise goals and initiatives.

Responsible for leading and managing direction of
information system and programming activities. 
Directs multiple work functions or major projects/programs with broad
scope and strategic business impact.

Innovation
senior leaders to help set strategic priorities and align with the
broader digital team and enterprise (e.g. strategy, clinical, business) to
drive consistency, adaption and alignment. 

Day-to-day, you will:

  • Lead and collaborate with a team of colleagues toward
    identifying, developing and delivering an enterprise portfolio of
    initiatives. 
  • Strategically advise leadership on the current state of
    the enterprise portfolio of initiatives and emerging trends
  • Identify and elaborate on use cases, especially initial
    use cases that will deliver high value, compelling stakeholders to further
    invest in and develop solutions.
  • Develop POCs and proof-of-value
  • Ensures disaster recovery and business continuity plan
    are implemented, monitored, and updated on a recurring basis.
  • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates
    performance of direct reports. 

Director
II Exponential Technology

  • 8+ years’ experience in Technology with IT management
    experience, broad knowledge of the function/area being managed, ability to
    manage multiple tasks and projects; or any combination of education and
    experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and delivering
    innovative solutions to challenging problems
  • Fluency in emerging technologies (AI, AR/VR, Blockchain
    etc)
  • Healthcare Technology space experience is preferred.

Director II Enterprise Portfolios

  • 8+ years’ experience in HealthCare supporting
    Technology with management experience, broad knowledge of the
    function/area being managed, ability to manage multiple tasks and
    projects; or any combination of education and experience, which would
    provide an equivalent background.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and delivering
    innovative solutions to challenging problems
  • Fluency in working with multiple areas of healthcare
    business integrating technology solutions.

For all Directors:

  • Strong communication skills, especially an ability to
    express complex technology concepts in a simple, comprehensible manner
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-moving work environment and
    to with maintain a strong work ethic when faced ambiguity
  • Requires BA/BS in Computer Science or related field,
    MBA preferred
  • Travel as needed

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 Diversity Inc. magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.