Humana Digital Consultant, API Owner in Louisville, Kentucky

Role: Digital Consultant

Assignment: API Product Owner

Location:Louisville, KY

Healthcare isn’t just about health anymore. It’s about caring for family, friends, finances, and personal life goals. It’s about living life fully. At Humana, we want to help people everywhere, including our associates, lead their best lives. We support our associates to be happier, healthier, and more productive in their professional and personal lives. We encourage our people to build relationships that inspire, support, and challenge them. We promote lifelong well-being by giving our associates fresh perspective, new insights, and exciting opportunities to grow their careers. At Humana, we’re seeking innovative people who want to make positive changes in their lives, the lives of our members, and the healthcare industry as a whole.

Assignment Capsule

The Digital Center of Excellence at Humana Corporation is looking for a skilled digital professional to help manage the API Product Development team. Humana is a Fortune #53 leader in consumer health solutions making strong investments in digital leadership and best in class digital technologies.

You will lead the day to day efforts of the API Development team working to implement the API roadmap and converting the strategic direction for the API Program into strong product value for our consumers and partners.

You will work closely with leaders within Humana’s Digital Center of Excellence as well as extensively with the Digital IT API Delivery Team and other relevant Line of Business IT Teams.

The API Product Owner will be responsible for managing the API Product Development team in the delivery of the API portfolio, Developer Portal, API Design and Configuration Tools, Analytics and other Integrations as needed or desired. The individual in the role will be accountable for driving the functional requirements, user stories and prioritization of functions to be built in alignment with the strategic direction for the API Program. The role holder will ensure clarity of details for the delivery team to execute.

We are seeking a candidate who can quickly establish rapport, credibility, and trust throughout the organization and be viewed as a team player. For the Digital Center of Excellence, being a team player means being able align with Humana’s shared “language” for defining the customer journey and a common set of customer-first goals being shared by the entire Digital Center of Excellence. Your passion for creatively solving business problems and delivering meaningfully unique digital solutions is critical to inspire others and support Humana in achieving its enterprise goal of helping consumers be 20% healthier by 2020.

Role & Responsibilities: * API Product Management- Lead implementation of APIs according to the API strategy. Manage APIs changes and versions throughout the product’s life cycle, based on lessons learned and market forces, manage and Prioritize the API Product Backlog.

  • API Platform Management- Advance the development and delivery of the API Program Platform (Developer Portal, API Design and Configuration tools, Analytics)

  • Help inform and contribute to the evolution of API strategy and API roadmap, by taking into account external environment (digital, healthcare, technology) and Humana enterprise and LOB strategies.

  • API technology and best practices consultancy - Develop a deep understanding and stay up to date on API technological advances and API delivery best practices. Serve as a consulting resource to DCoE leaders and LOB teams for API Development and the API Program Portfolio.

Role Essentials

  • Candidate will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Technology or related field;

  • Have strong Product Management experience, preferentially in an API context.

  • Having both business and IT credentials is a strong plus

  • Must have demonstrated success in managing digital products/services, in large Fortune 1000 and/or in joint venture environments

  • Have a deep understanding of APIs and application development

  • Have an entrepreneurial mindset and skills to manage cross-functional teams

  • Be highly self-directed and have the ability to quickly develop familiarity with multiple disciplines and technologies, including Humana digital systems

  • Ability to think creatively about solutions is a key success factor in the role.

  • Demonstrate a passion for ownership through a track record of successfully achieving results

  • Have strong project management skills, including a proven ability to think end-to-end, establish priorities, manage long-term projects, and manage multiple projects simultaneously. Role Desirables

  • Prior Marketing Experience for a Fortune 500 company

  • Experience working in or with Humana's Digital Center of Excellence Reporting Relationships

  • You will report to a marketing leader. This area is under the leadership of the SVP & Chief Marketing Officer.

Additional Information

At Humana, we’re also committed to making the resources available to you that will enable you to become happier, healthier, and more productive in all areas of your life. We know your well-being is important to you, and it’s important to us too. If you share our passion for helping people, we likely have the right place for you at Humana.

Title: Digital Consultant, API Owner

Location: KY-Louisville

Requisition ID: 192624

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.

Humana complies with all applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. We also provide free language interpreter services. See our full accessibility rights information and language options.