Providence Health & Services Senior Product Director of Technology Evaluation Pilots in Seattle, Washington


The Digital & Innovation team at Providence St. Joseph Health is a small but mighty product development and incubation team that is building next-gen tools that give patients convenient and easy access to healthcare virtually anywhere, anytime.

We are looking for a Senior Product Director - Technology Evaluation Pilots in Seattle WA, to lead the PSJH organizational practice for technology evaluation with deep expertise in the area of designing, executing, and evaluating technology pilots.

What you’ll work on:

You will establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff at all levels in Providence Strategic and Management Services (PSMS), as well as with other Providence Health & Services staff, vendors and agents, and others. The position will regularly be called upon for presentations to colleagues outside of Providence and outside of the healthcare industry.

How you’ll be doing this:

  • Lead the operationalization of the technology cascade, by which the Digital team goes from an idea, to a problem, to a determination of what type of technology will solve the problem

  • Lead and execute the process for making build vs. buy vs. partner technology decisions for Digital platforms or solutions that align with Digital priority opportunity areas in collaboration with the Digital Innovation Group, IS, and clinical and operational stakeholders

  • Lead development and execution of a process with PSJH IS and other technology stakeholders to systematically evaluate the internal technology portfolio

  • Lead oversight of the system-run pilot program including advancing the program to reflect deeper engagement with and more hands-on collaboration with regional and functional teams to advance pilots that align closely with System-defined priority opportunity areas

  • Co-lead the evangelization of the technology cascade process with regional, clinical and operational leadership.


Bring us your expertise:

  • MS, MBA, or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience is required.

  • Minimum 15 years in technology evaluation and technology-oriented problem solving

  • Experience making build vs buy vs partner technology decisions.

  • Demonstrated effective management of high level executive relationships within a healthcare system environment.

  • Must be strategic, creative, analytical, and hands on, working in an agile/lean start-up culture within a large complex organization with a preference for health system experience.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop strategic and implementation plans, and to rigorously execute in large organizations with multiple stakeholders.

We offer:

  • A small but growing team - we’re good at what we do and enjoy working together.

  • Autonomy and respect from day one

  • An environment that is scrappy, flexible, and values tenacity

  • Great pay

  • Generous vacation, benefits, flexible work, and matched 403b

  • The best tools money can buy

What else :

You’ll be surrounded by a team of people who have transformed industries and have come to Providence to transform health care delivery. You will have the best of both worlds- the exhilaration of an incubation organization paired with the resources and security of an industry healthcare leader.


As employees of the Providence Digital Innovation Group, we passionately serve the people of our community. We are dedicated to removing obstacles that limit access to quality health care and enabling people to live healthier lives.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Director / Executive

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 172280