Prognos Agile Practitioner in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
This position can be based remotely in the continental United States
Prognos is a NYC-based healthcare startup whose mission is to improve health by driving the best actions learned from the world's data. In order to achieve this goal we have curated the world’s largest clinical lab dataset, covering over 300M+ patients in the U.S., and are currently deploying cutting-edge technology for predicting disease at the earliest possible time.
The mission of the Technology team at Prognos is to develop, deploy and maintain the analytic and machine learning pipelines within Prognos’ products, addressing business-relevant problems in close collaboration with our Product and Clinical teams.
We are looking for an experienced, well rounded agile practitioner (Scrum, Kanban, etc.) to join the team, and help us move the mission-critical tasks forward. We want to improve our continuous improvement practices, help the teams stay focused, map and shape work.
Who You Are
Are you good at helping people articulate their problems?
Can you figure out what teams and internal customers are struggling to do, map that to technical expertise, then shape a team that can implement?
You must be experienced in implementing Agile in complex, fast moving, environments and coaching teams from the emergent level of agile awareness to a team that is able to follow the agile principles consistently across initiatives.
You will be able to provide disciplined process and bring teams quickly through to maturity to self-sufficient teams.
Build processes that support Company and Team goals
Fearlessly surface bottlenecks and dysfunctions
Engage with the entire organization and the leaders who guide them
Develop a partnership with Product to accelerate the transformation journey
Implementing process and structural changes at all organization levels
Suggesting change to the organizations’ policies to support Agile ways of working
Setting up governing policies to support Agile-based approaches
Overcoming resistance to change
Facilitating change in new ways of working
Drive for continuous learning
Ability to demonstrate emotional intelligence
High integrity, systems thinking, success oriented, people oriented
Have charisma and presence
Team building and facilitation skills, persuasive
Ability to handle multiple assignments
Superior written and oral communication skills
Able to matrix manage, have strong project work and project planning experience
Resolve delivery impediments
Facilitating change in new ways of working
Apply systematic thinking to expose bottlenecks
Improve the predictability of solution delivery
Engaging stakeholders in achieving business value
Ability to read and understand code a plus
Education, Experience and Skills
5 years of agile experience (or tell us why your experience matters).
If you have an advanced degree that’s cool, if you don’t that’s fine
Top-notch communication and problem-solving skills
Experience mentoring/teaching developers
Experience pair programming
Remote work experience
About Prognos HealthPrognos is a leading clinically-focused healthcare analytics company with a platform that can query patient-centric data to answer key healthcare questions in minutes not months. The prognosFACTOR™ platform addresses payer, life sciences and provider needs, enabling clients to securely, efficiently and cost effectively analyze billions of lab and health records on more than 325 million de-identified patients. prognosFACTOR is HIPAA compliant and harmonizes and integrates lab data with other healthcare data assets from a trusted and diverse data ecosystem. For more information, visit prognoshealth.com.Values & Culture
We are collaborative. We put team trust and energy ahead of individual stardom. We are humble and willing to admit when wrong.
We go above and beyond. We exceed the needs of our partners and are not limited by our job descriptions. We are accountable for our actions, work, decisions, and results.
We are purposeful in all that we do. We focus on what matters and prioritize. We think in perspective and see the full picture.
We are curious. We learn from solving big problems. We are never satisfied and always strive for a better way. We aim to continually develop ourselves.
We are courageous and honest. We are not afraid to speak out. We challenge the process. We deal with conflict head on.
We are enthusiastic. We are optimistic for change and a better future. We believe in the greater good. We celebrate accomplishments and have fun.
Our MissionTo improve health by driving the best actions learned from the world’s dataOur VisionTo prevail over disease and empower people everywhere to live life to the fullestSelected Perks
Flexible work arrangements (e.g. no set hours), fully remote work, and unlimited PTO
Long Term Disability
Dependent Care Flexible Spending
Free access to One Medical Group
Flexible work hours and locations
Employee Stock Option Plan
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