Digital Health Product Owner (all genders)

Posted 07 Nov 2022

Eysins, Vaud - Switzerland

Req Id 257361


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your role:

The Digital Health organization develops and launches solutions used in complement to pharmaceutical treatments to improve the patient experience and therapeutic outcomes. In order to develop best-in-class solutions, we are looking for a broad and senior profile, combining expertise in UX research and product ownership.

As a Digital Health Product Owner, you lead the product design. You define, develop and deliver market-leading digital health solutions offering a great user experience:

  • You represent the voice of the consumer throughout the product development process, to ensure that our products and services make a meaningful difference to patients’ lives. Based on deep patient insights, you translate patients’ and doctors’ needs into products and services that delight them while safely and effectively supporting them in the treatment journey
  • You lead the definition and development of the product features and the overall user experience, in collaboration with our business teams and technical development team, based on the research conducted and opportunities in terms of budget and timelines. Since all our developments are conducted with external vendors doing the majority of the design work, you partner with multiple external stakeholders for this task.
  • You help create and master the patient persona and patient journey. You run design thinking workshops, translate insights into user journeys, storyboards, user’s stories, and implementable features that you can rapidly test and iterate on designs. You ideally have experience in creating wireframes, mockups and prototypes that guide the design and lead to intuitive user experiences
  • You lead user testing and participate in user research studies to test designs, gather insights to iterate and refine your solutions, then you validate at the end that the product quality and performance meets the user needs
  • You lead these activities within a Core Team led by an experienced program manager, with a focus on delivering the right products on time, on budget and on quality until market launch and collaborate with team members towards the project’s goal.


Who you are:

  • You hold a Master or Bachelor degree (in User Experience Design, Industrial Design / Product Design, or relevant degrees in Engineering or Social Sciences)
  • You have experience with holistic product design (gathering insights from users, building value proposition and features, managing development steps). Prior experience as product owner for digital health solutions is an asset.
  • You are an excellent communicator to internal and external stakeholders.
  • You bring experience in user-centered design, planning and conducting user research, user testing, rapid prototyping, iterating designs efficiently.
  • You bring 10+ years of experience designing digital products as part of a product development team.
  • You embrace Agile principles, Design Thinking methods and know how to build great user experiences.
  • You ideally have experience working in the medical device or digital health field.
  • You have fluent in English (verbal and written).
  • You are a team player with good emotional intelligence as well as ability to navigate in a matrix organization.
  • You are open to travel (approximately 10%). The position could be done remotely, under conditions to be evaluated together.

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

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