Product Owner - Remote

  • Centene Corporation
  • Little Rock, AR, USA
  • May 14, 2022

Job Description

You could be the one who changes everything for our 26 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, national organization, you’ll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.


About Us:

We are revolutionizing the world of healthcare through digital transformation and building a world-class software engineering practice. Our high caliber team delivers leading edge technology and drives innovation to solve complex business challenges. Using collective innovation, we are turning visions into action and challenging what is possible to support the healthcare of 1 in 15 individuals.


About You:

You are a highly collaborative, strategic risk-taker driven to make a difference and change the face of healthcare. You thrive in a supportive, result-oriented community and are committed to the relentless pursuit of continuous growth. You are highly agile, excel in fast-paced environments and willing to push outside your comfort zone. You are ready to find your purpose at work.


The Role:

We are transforming technology and creating a digital evolution that will empower Centene to better serve our members. As Product Owner you will be responsible for Agile story creation and tracking, data analysis and interaction with the development team, and interpreting business requirements into smaller, workable chunks for development.


As Product Owner, you will:

  • Gather feedback from operations teams and research industry trends to improve business systems processes
  • Write and capture user stories and acceptance criteria to communicate clear product objectives and requirements
  • Manage daily project goals and schedules ensuring features are clearly described, estimated and prioritized
  • Collaborate with technical teams to build modular and reusable solutions, acting as the voice of the business users
  • Simulate and test process systems improvements considering usability and industry standards
  • Approve each feature and continuously communicate with technical and business teams to ensure adherence to product vision and to proactively evaluate risks
  • Drive sprint and release plans and communicate changes to business teams
  • Integrate with vendors to process credit cards online


Our Comprehensive Benefits Package:

  • Flexible work solutions including remote options, hybrid work schedules and dress flexibility
  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Time Off including paid holidays
  • Health insurance coverage for you and dependents
  • 401(k) and stock purchase plans
  • Tuition reimbursement and best-in-class training and development

Additionally you will bring:

  • Analyze user requirements and issues, engaging closely with stakeholder to define requirements and ensure implementation of product vision
  • Own the end-to-end product strategy from concept to production


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Information Technology, or related field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of product ownership, product management, project management or business analysis experience
  • Deep knowledge of specified product domain and industry trends
  • Knowledge of Information Technology 
  • Knowledge of banking merchant services or integration with payment processors would be helpful
  • Product Owner, Scrum Master, or Agile Coach experience preferred

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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