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Product Manager, Tempus NEXT



Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Passionate about precision medicine and advancing the healthcare industry?

Recent advancements in underlying technology have finally made it possible for AI to impact clinical care in a meaningful way. Tempus' proprietary platform connects an entire ecosystem of real-world evidence to deliver real-time, actionable insights to physicians, providing critical information about the right treatments for the right patients, at the right time.

About our teams:

At Tempus, products are owned and developed by small, autonomous teams composed of developers, designers, scientists, and product managers. You and your team set the goals, build the software, deploy the code, and contribute to a growing software platform that will make a lasting impact in the field of cancer research and treatment.


  • Champion the company values and the product vision (*the right care at the right time for cardiac patients*)
  • Acquire deep knowledge of customer needs and cardiovascular clinical space to productively interface with expert clinicians as we build out additional product features and update existing functionality for Cardiac Intelligence (future name: Tempus Next)
  • Provide guidance and support to the engineering team as they execute development work
  • Write detailed feature requirements for the engineering, QA and design teams to fully understand the scope of functionality and business drivers, so they can estimate and deliver in a timely manner with high quality
  • Support training of custom built natural language processing engine with new clinical terms
  • Design and validate custom reports for sales team and account management team, working closely with Data Viz Analyst
  • Dive into the details – from business logic to the high-level technical perspective – effectively turning high level ideas and requirements into functional/technical specifications
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with all groups in the organization over the entire product development lifecycle from requirements gathering to release to rollout training (Reporting, Account Management, Engineering, Sales and Research teams)
  • Collaborate and work with the Compliance team to ensure continuing compliance and service as security contact for the Product team

What you’ll bring:

  • 3+ years’ experience working directly with software engineering teams -- preferably in a Business Analyst type role
  • BA/BS degree in a technical field, OR equivalent practical experience
  • Strong project management skills and excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Strong understanding of software projects’ development, roll-out, and support
  • Comfortable utilizing health-oriented software applications & project management software applications
  • Some light programming experience or general technical aptitude
  • Ability to work autonomously with a balanced team approach, you don't need to wait for directions, but know when buy-in is critical
  • Attention to detail and comfort optimizing and improving processes and the overall approach where necessary
  • Dynamic problem-solving skills and a love for figuring out solutions
  • An entrepreneurial spirit and excited to work on complex problems at scale
  • Ability to work remotely or in-person and desire to make an impact in a highly visible role
  • Understanding of echocardiography, cardiology, cardiac surgery, physician and hospital dynamics and the constantly evolving healthcare landscape
  • Experience with HIPAA Compliance

Who you’ll be:

  • Committed to excellence
  • Exercise dynamic leadership qualities
  • An enterprising individual
  • An inquisitive decision-maker
  • A self motivator who is able to prioritize and address problems in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Bring contagious energy and enthusiasm to the company


We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.