Pentagon Consultancy Services
  • Pune
  • 45-50 lakh
  • 15-25 years
  • 30 Jan 2015

  • Consulting, Business Analytics

  • Pharmaceuticals/ Life Sciences/ Clinical Research
Job Description

Mandatory Skills:

Candidates should be from IT Services Companies.
Experience: 15 to 25 yrs
Job Location: Pune


HCLS Innovations Head will report into HCLS BU Head and will be based out of Pune. This role has been created in line with rapid changes happening in the US Healthcare. The purpose of the role is to understand trends a) Consumerism b) Integrated care c) Clinical insights. The innovation team will be funded by the Business Unit and will focus on the following deliverables
a. New Frameworks, Bolt On solutions on existing HealthCare products in the industry -- e.g EPIC, Cerner. Facets, Healthedge
b. New service offerings around IT+KPO integration which enable us to change the business model with current clients and new prospects
c. New digital solutions around consumer engagement, provider engagement that leverage the domain knowledge, new technologies -- BIG DATA, Analytics, wearable devices, mobile, integration and new architectures.


* Develop Innovation Business Plans that cover a) Investments b) returns and c) Specialties To Market, In this regard, the Innovation Head will work with the BU Head and his direct reports to build baseline plan every year
Create* & Execute an operating plan to execute the above business plan
Serve as a key member of our HCLS vertical to represent our specialization and expertise in Healthcare and Life Sciences industry to our customers and internal/external stake holders*
Develop, Own and Drive the innovation strategy at the HCLS BU level.*
Champion the idea initiative at the HCLS BU level and operationalize the ideation process by focusing on unusual thinking process to bring high potential impact*
Develop a robust internal platform across the BU for everybody to collaborate and network with each other for rapidly sharing ideas, learnings, best practices, assets*
Identify, qualify, evaluate and implement ideas for developing newer strategies, new business opportunities, new trends, newer business models or service offerings.*
Build a task force to adapt new technol*ogies and architectures to serve the new business opportunities
Create and operationalize incentivizing structure for driving innovation*
Has ability to visualize a future digital enterprise (A Payer, A Provider, A Pharma / Med devise company or a research organization) and can guide our client solutions and practice teams to develop newer solutions and service offerings in line with the vision*
Benchmark our strategy with peers or competition as far as possible to help us stay ahead and on the top*
Should have exposure to agile working principles to help internal teams to develop solutions that could be taken to market rapidly*


* A person with a great positive mindset and entrepreneurial spirit with minimum 15 Yrs of experience with at least 7 to 8 years of experience in healthcare and life sciences industry domain in performing a similar or supportive role.

Should have prior experience in delivery /operations management or account management or must be a SME in healthcare and life sciences industry domain having played a consultant or a business analyst role at client site for a minimum of 3 years*
Proven experience in handling and making out of the box proposals to create value*
Proven experience on projects that are commercially and practically viable*
Proven experience in working on areas that are not tried or thought before*
Has ability to ask tough questions and challenge the status quo*
Can effectively manage and implement change across the SBU*
Should have some experience in working on lean/six sigma initiatives / projects*
Excellent oral and written communication skills*
Should possess ability to influence the project teams and clients with newer thought process*
Preferably a healthcare education background or an engineering graduation with an MBA with relevant industry experience*


* Revenue Growth from Innovation / Frameworks
Performance against the operating plan deliverables -- Number of frameworks, Patents, Offerings*
Collaboration and joint investments with DigitalOne and ESG team of Syntel*
Economic Value Add through these offerings -- The margins have to be higher than the standard Syntel margins*

* Business Skills - Meaningful innovation with clarity on business planning and execution. Requires Customer Orientation, Market orientation and disruptive thinking
Technology and Product expertise -- New technologies, product exposure within HCLS or other industry*
Ability to manage a team on the business goals*
Collaborate with other leaders to identify the focus areas and execute as per the market needs*
Business Architecture or Enterprise Architecture experience*
A subject matter expertise in any of the following*
Healthcare industry certified professional*
Lean/Six Sigma Black Belt certification*
Scrum Master certification*
Certified on newer technologies e.g. Mobility, Cloud*
Master in Healthcare Analytics*
Data Stuart or Data Champion*
Experience in qualitative and quantitative analysis*

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