Georgia Employer DIRECTOR - PROGRAM PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT (EMR/MSO L in Alpharetta, Georgia

Director - Program Portfolio Management (EMR/MSO Line of Business) - (17005838)DescriptionMcKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. McKesson Enterprise Information Solutions provides hospitals and health systems with comprehensive electronic health record solutions, expert consulting and world-class infrastructure and hosting services to enable them to succeed under health reform and beyond. Our portfolio includes our highly rated Paragonhospital information system, plus proven solutions for revenue cycle management, supply chain management, document management, intelligent coding, laboratory, surgeryand managed servicesto help maximize the total value of information technology.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission-by joining McKesson Enterprise Information Solutionsyou act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company-and of healthcare. You'll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that's vital to us all.We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies.Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.Current NeedJob Summary:We are looking for a Director of Program Portfolio Management for our Managed Services (e.g. remote hosting, IT outsourcing, advanced technologies) and EMR (e.g. physician and nursing solutions, revenue cycle, laboratory, radiology) lines of business.Position Profile:A material part of this role will be working with the Product Managers and the Program Management Office for Software Delivery in ensuring our software releases are aligned with the portfolio strategy through the process of value stream engineering. In such, a thorough understanding of release planning, capacity planning and demand management, reporting and release/sunset/patch cadence strategy is required. This position will be responsible for facilitating the preplanning/grooming process of the portfolio epics and features to prepare for upcoming program increments. They will need to work across all the product management leaders to gain consensus on the top priority portfolio items, work with the release train engineers to size and decompose these items, negotiate with the product management leaders to trade off among the portfolio items based on size and capacity, coordinate the preplanning activities between the product management organization and the release train engineers to prepare for planning. These planning meetings occur every 3 months, so this is a continual process to keep the portfolio backlog groomed and ready for the next release. In such, this role will be the effective 'Release Product Manager' for major release cycles. Further, this position will serve as the process owner for all customer and market oriented outreach programs inclusive of development partnerships, pilot programs, clinical leadership and executive advisory councils, and customer/analyst outreach programs.He/she will also ensure strategic alignment across line of business and EIS shared resources by owning the operational management of end to end short and long range planning (with a specific emphasis on ensuring the product vision is aligned with revenue, EBIT, bookings, and go to market activities across the McKesson Enterprise Information Solutions (EIS) business), product lifecycle governance, capital investment funding, value stream engineering, business performance/portfolio analytics, ... For full info follow application link.McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer - minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.