Work in Iowa Veterans Jobs

Job Information

Anthem, Inc. Tech Program Director in Des Moines, Iowa


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Technical Program Director/Manager (PS38663)

Location: Open (must be within reasonable distance of an Anthem office)


  • We are seeking a hardworking, highly motivated and results-oriented individual to support the growth of a developer program and corresponding developer businesses inside a leading healthcare company

  • You will be a senior leader bridging eCommerce business requirements and operational expertise while working with cross-functional development teams to take a project concept through the software development lifecycle

  • You will be responsible for delivering strategic projects and initiatives that improve the developer experience

  • Being able to develop strong relationships with both clients and stakeholders as well as key partners across Legal, Privacy Engineering, Compliance and Information Security are critical to your success.


  • Drive project development: defining scope of work, prioritize project tasks and risks, create and maintain project schedules

  • Understand and communicate complex, engineering issues

  • Present project status and plans to the leadership team as well as regular project status reports

  • Coordinate design process to ensure design meets intended project goals

  • Drive suppliers / vendors, integrating their deliverables and schedules into project


  • 10+ years of relevant Program Management experience shipping consumer software products

  • Working on Healthcare projects or having experience in healthcare is a plus

  • Requires BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline

  • Experience with Salesforce, Tableau, Agile tools like Jira, and schedule tools like Smartsheet

  • Understanding of eCommerce and ecommerce operations

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, business judgment, strategic, and analytical capabilities

  • Strong collaboration skills -- leading execution across teams, influencing across organizations, respected, experience of working across levels from engineers to VPs and Executives

  • Thorough understanding of software product development and product life-cycle processes, Agile SW development principles, and rapid development cycles

  • Detailed project tracking and track record of meeting deliverables

  • Remains flexible and calm in the face of ambiguity

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.