Associate VP-Market Technology

Washington, DC
Jun 24, 2019
Jun 26, 2019
Full Time
We Are Hiring Associate VP-Market Technology - SAM Admin - Full-Time,Day -Connecticut, Maryland, or New York Why Join Ascension? Ascension Technologies leverages technology to create collaborative solutions that improve everyday health decisions. The technology enables seamless access to data across all applications transforming the customer experience when interacting with technology and enhancing our ability across Ascension to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. It is used to provide insightful use of automation and data-drive improvements to enhance the provider, patient and consumer experience as well as keeping cybersecruity with a strong posture to protect data and other valuable assets. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the US, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. What You Will Do Join a team that is transforming healthcare delivery with technology At Ascension Health, we are working hard to change the way healthcare is delivered - to be more patient-centric, caregiver-friendly, insight-led and Digital-first. We are doing this by bringing modern architecture, design thinking, advanced analytics and automation to healthcare. In order to achieve our vision, we are in the process of building a world class technology team in an environment that inspires innovation, creativity and bold aspirations. We are looking for proven technology leaders and thinkers to help build and lead an extraordinary team that has the potential to change healthcare at one of the largest mission-driven healthcare institutions in the country and set the tone for the future of the industry itself. Base location : Connecticut, Maryland, or New York Travel : Moderate travel (approximately 10-20% travel) Ascension is looking for business technology leaders who have experience helping customers solve large-scale problems with technology. As the Market Technology Officer for Connecticut, DC, Maryland, New York, and Senior Living you will be responsible for counseling the executive leaders of the market on technology, leading a team of business technology associates to understand the market's real needs, helping translate and convey those needs to the technology organization, and orchestrating delivery through to a high standard and customer satisfaction. You will be the conduit to bring the full breadth of Ascension's technology capabilities to our internal customers within your market Responsibilities: Develop a deep understanding of the market's way of working plus the larger external competitive landscape which will influence strategy Be the executive point person for delivering all market technology needs Shape and influence the market's vision for using technology Actively partner with business in ideation, disciplined demand management and portfolio prioritization within the market Be an advocate for market needs through the integrated technology governance process Drive a rigorous and standard process to understand requirements and business cases which include a clear articulation of anticipated and measurable business returns Understand Ascension's technology capabilities and constraints to deliver on business needs Identify creative opportunities for technology to help improve business results and thereby promote new solutions, processes and workflows Initiate and leads teams through change by communicating a compelling case for change Manage a cross-functional set of resources (from solution architects to field services personnel) to ensure local and market-specific systems stay up to date Develop and sustain strong relationships with market executives in order to be a consultative partner on all technology topics and articulate short and long term operational implications and trade-offs on technology decisions Develop strong relationship with senior leaders of national technology team and identify opportunities to improve people, process and technology approaches Qualifications: 5+ years managing large accounts of complex organizations, preferably healthcare, for a technology development and services company, or 10+ years leading technology delivery for a complex organization or business unit Track record of successfully working with customers to implement large-scale, complex technology systems (eg, EHR, ERP platform) within their environment, minimizing disruption to business/clinical processes Deep, intuitive understanding of technology trends and capabilities across commercial systems, digital technologies, analytics, design, etc, Experience leading cross-functional teams including engineers/software developers, and service personnel Exceptional interpersonal skills and a record of building trust-based relationships with senior business leaders, counseling them on broad ranging technology-related topics; ability to build demand roadmaps and communicate priorities to central technology organizations Demonstrated ability to navigate complex organizations and build consensus on priorities A track record of people leadership, known for hiring, leading, and grooming high performance teams Demonstrated metrics-driven approach to IT delivery and experience developing of technology business cases What You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): None required. Education: Diploma Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred Work Experience: 7 years of experience required. 10 years of experience preferred. 5 years of leadership or management experience preferred. Equal Employment Opportunity Ascension Technologies is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information. EEO is the Law Poster Supplement E-Verify Statement Ascension Technologies participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. E -Verify (link to E-verify site)