Digital Health Products Manager job at UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY

  • Use your in-depth knowledge of information technology to maintain a digital platform
  • Use your exceptional project management and stakeholder engagement skills to collaborate with potential users and customers, to understand and anticipate their needs and translate them into product requirements
  • 12-month full-time term with possibility of extension, with a base salary of $111,966 – $126,271 (depending on experience) + 17% superannuation

About the Opportunity

The Westmead Applied Research Center (WARC) celebrates an approach to research that thinks and acts flexibly, aims to do more with less, embraces technology in healthcare, sees co-design and partnership as necessities for the translation and impact, and consistently views its activities through the lens of value and equity.

We are looking for a Digital Health Product Manager to provide in-depth information technology knowledge and overall project management to support the maintenance of the digital platform and support the overall digital infrastructure implementation through WARC.

Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • provide project management for digital infrastructure products, projects and/or programs, including project planning, tracking, implementation and reporting
  • manage the development and communication of the project charter, ensuring that the clear articulation and common understanding of the main objective and scope of the project activity and deliverables are defined and presented
  • manage the establishment and communication of project management methodology, including project processes, document and report templates, and planning tools with the project team
  • develops excellent relationships with potential developers, customers and users
  • undertake a project stakeholder needs analysis among key groups or individuals affected by or influential on the project, ensuring that needs are identified and prioritized, and that key requirements are managed in a professional and in right time.

About you

  • the ability to present and present digital asset information to a range of stakeholders from different backgrounds and knowledge bases
  • excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills, analytical skills and a demonstrated level of tact and discretion in dealing with a variety of issues
  • strong technical knowledge, demonstrable programming and coding experience preferable and comfortable providing strategic operational advice on new software upgrades, developments to inform roadmaps and business development plans
  • good understanding and consistent application of product and project management skills, including scope, time, cost, quality, HR, communications, cost, risk, procurement and integration
  • experience in managing multiple workflows or leading large complex projects and ability to work to strict deadlines and manage diverse demands.

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Sponsorship/work rights for Australia

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For a continuing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident.

Australian temporary residents currently employed at the University of Sydney may be considered for a fixed-term contract for the duration of their visa, depending on hiring area and position requirements.

Pre-employment checks

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of any required pre-employment or background checks on terms satisfactory to the University. Likewise, your continued employment is conditional on your satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary action, including the termination of your employment.

As this position is located on a NSW Health site, it is mandatory to complete the mandatory employment checks before commencing in this position. For more information and instructions, please visit: NSW Health Terms of Employment

This position is designated as involving work related to children. To undertake or retain this position, you must apply and obtain a Working with Children Check Permission in accordance with Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012.

EEO declaration

At the University of Sydney, our shared values ​​include diversity and inclusion and we strive to be a place where everyone can thrive. We are committed to creating a university community that reflects the larger community we serve. We deliver on this commitment through our people and culture programs, as well as key strategies to increase participation and support the careers of Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders, women, people living with a disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgroundsand those who identify as LGBTIQ. We welcome applications from candidates from all walks of life.

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Monday 01 August 2022 23:59

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