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Anthem, Inc. Product Development Director in New Haven, Connecticut


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 care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Product Development Director

The selected candidate must be able to report to an Anthem office as needed for business reasons when necessary. Preferred locations: ME, NH, CT, NY, GA, IN, OH, KY, VA. **Currently Anthem associates are W@H until we return to offices.

The Product Development Director will report to the Digital Solutions team in the Commercial Segment.

Responsible for generating product concepts, leading product development initiatives, and partnering with clients and matrix partners to deliver product solutions for new and existing markets of consumer engagement and capabilities for all Commercial segments and integration with the clinical, provider, claims, and membership systems.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Leads strategy and implementation of new products or product changes/enhancements for all Commercial segments and regions.

  • Monitors product performance and the competitive environment to ensure products meet competitive and legislative needs.

  • Adheres to product development policies and processes to guide product development.

  • Responsible for innovation and development of products for both new and existing markets.

  • Coordinates presentation, communication, and implementation of all phases of product development.

  • Ensures all products are compliant with regulatory directives and state/federal laws and policies.

  • Serves as a product expert and a relationship manager to the core clients.

  • Collaborates with matrix partners across the company to deliver product solutions in a timely and effective manner. Monitor competitive, regulatory, economic, and other environments to gauge product impacts or opportunities.

  • Monitors competitive, regulatory, economic, and other environments to gauge product impacts or opportunities.

  • Works with the business to understand, rank, and prioritize business needs and plan solutions to ensure that each release provides business value to end-users, sales, and marketing.

  • Manages external vendor partners to deliver key capabilities.

  • Serves as a business owner for large projects, representing the segments across Anthem’s businesses.


  • Requires a BA/BS degree; 5 years of experience in product development, innovation, and/or product management in a Health or Managed Care organization; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. MBA preferred.

  • Requires proven experience in developing digital health products (i.e. member health and wellness engagement platforms or applications) with success in building go-to-market strategies and launching product(s).

  • Member-centered or consumer-centered digital solutions design experience a plus!

  • Ability to understand complex technical ecosystems required.

  • Strongly prefer proven ability to drive business results in an Agile environment.

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs, and financial education resources, to name a few.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.