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Digital Platform Lead


Smyrna, Georgia, United States

Job Function:  Process & Technology Development
Job ID:  66421

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with significant unmet needs. Working together, we blend the best of our talents to deliver thoughtful solutions that patients value. Will you join us in this pioneering adventure?


In an effort to strengthen our Process and Technology Development team, we are calling talented individuals for the role of Digital Platform Lead.

Digital health technology has been reshaping the healthcare industry for several years – and with increasingly rapid growth and adoption by the industry and consumers alike, we are looking for individuals with strong experience and knowledge in this space to lead some of our most innovative projects and programs which focus on delivering patient value and improving healthcare experience and outcomes in new and ambitious ways.


You like to work in a mission-driven environment where you can: 
•    Lead projects that help solve some of the most interesting, innovative, and pressing issues which must be addressed to deliver the promising future of digitally transformed healthcare
•    Work in diverse and inclusive teams building relationships and partnerships therapeutic areas and geographies to deliver high-quality digital products, solutions, and strategies
•    Translate patient and caregiver’s needs into an achievable digital vision and roadmap that will improve their experience and outcomes
•    Utilize your deep knowledge of modern digital design, strategy, product and project management to be a leader, influencer and change agent – bringing to life projects which can transform thousands of lives in a positive way


You will contribute by: 
•    Understanding, in a practical way, how the health ecosystem works – incentives, needs, and workflows of both individuals and institutions that interact in this ecosystem
•    Combine strategic thinking with the ability to translate, and then manage, the ideas into projects and products
•    Communicate and create belief about the value of various stages of digital efforts from prototype to scale and the discipline required to create world-class digital solutions
•    Being a hands-on project lead on the implementation solutions which will be used by healthcare providers and consumers
•    Drive continuous improvement and efficiency while developing and maintaining healthy and collaborative relationships inside and outside our company
•    Being clear and open communicator with a collaborative mindset


Interested? For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills

Minimum Qualifications:
•    Bachelor’s degree 
•    10+ years of work experience in the digital ecosystem – digital strategy, product management, product design/planning, program management, digital health, etc.
•    Senior Level/ presence (Director to Senior Director), comfortable presenting and collaborating with Senior Management  (Program Portfolio Management)
•    5+ years of experience leading cross-functional teams


Preferred Qualifications:
•    Demonstrated ability to manage technology initiatives to completion
•    Demonstrated leadership and relationship-building skills, including cross-functional teamwork
•    Results-driven attitude with the ability to work under pressure, navigate through ambiguity, and balance multiple priorities
•    Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively present ideas and influence others that achieve desired results
•    Demonstrated excellence in partner relationships and vendor management.
•    Ability to be ready to adjust plans and direction in response to feedback and the iterative nature of digital health projects


Why you should apply 
At UCB, we strive to attract passionate and outstanding talents who thrive on change and are ready to bring real value to patients. Working for us you’ll discover a place where you can grow and express your full potential. We place an emphasis on innovation, collaboration and impact. Through meaningful recognition and a motivating work atmosphere, we aim to provide an optimal experience by caring about and valuing our employees – just as we do for the patients we serve. 

If you believe you are the perfect match to join us on our pioneering adventure, then we invite you to apply and tell us more about your profile and motivation.

To apply, please go to www.ucb.com/careers.  


About Us

At UCB, we come together every day to work, laser-focused, on a simple question: How will this create value for people living with severe diseases? By putting patients at the heart of everything we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees worldwide operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases. We are looking for people with passion and empathy who develop a real understanding of patient’s needs and can deliver thoughtful solutions to decisionmakers across the heath care ecosystem.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.


UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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