The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), a federal agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is one of the largest purchasers of health care in the world. Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide health care for one in four Americans.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hiring Product Managers to lead cross-functional teams to deliver user-centered products using agile methodologies and modern software development practices while building capacity for product innovation in government.

Skills and responsibilities

What you'll be responsible for:

Create, own, and convey the vision and goals. Devise and track key digital product metrics focusing on outcomes over features.
  • Engage with users to understand needs and synthesize into actionable products and services. Put user needs at the center of decisions.
  • Evaluate past assumptions and continuously incorporate new information into the direction of the product. Actively define the underlying problem when presented with customer interviews, customer requests, and potential solutions.
  • Lead cross-functional teams and build consensus across stakeholders, including senior leadership.
  • Clear hurdles to ship digital products iteratively.


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Minimum qualifications

Preferred qualifications

Qualifications we're looking for:

OUTCOME DRIVEN: Defines objectives focused on meeting organizational goals. Formulates and tracks measures of success.

CUSTOMER CENTRIC MINDSET : Serves as the user advocate to synthesize needs into actionable products and services.

PRODUCT MINDSET: Continuously balances business and customer needs with strategic goals. Defines product priorities and tasks. Leads a cross-functional product team that delivers value iteratively to users.

COMMUNICATION AND COLLABORATION: Owns the product vision, crafts the narrative, and tells the story. Translates concepts between technical and non-technical audiences. Collaborates across cross-functional teams to achieve common goals.