Medical Affairs Medical Officer, Neurology

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Medical Affairs Medical Officer, Neurology.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Medical Affairs Medical Officer, you will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to the development, implementation, guidance and communication of the Medical Affairs strategy and activities for the LD Neurology products.
  • Contributing to a cross-functional medical strategy aligned with other internal key partners including Quality, Global Assay Development, Manufacturing, Government & Policy, and Global Marketing/ Product Lifecycle Management.
  • Working with a field Medical Science Liaison(s) (MSL) to identify areas of medical need and to support key business needs for education and clinical studies.
  • Participating in product Development Core Team(s) to provide medical input for changes or improvements to existing products as well as the development of new products in the context of clinical acceptance and applications of standard care and state-of-the-art clinical use. Serving as a consultant for Product Health Team(s) to provide medical input in product health issues and guide prioritization of resources in context of medical prioritization regarding pre-market surveillance activities, using input from key opinion/thought leaders.
  • Providing input to Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Affairs (Clinical trials/studies within Assay Development) in the design and execution of efficient and robust registration strategies. Advise and guide on medical use and good laboratory practice to ensure the safety and effectiveness of products through regulatory submissions and clinical trial planning.
  • Serving as a consultant to Clinical Marketing to ensure medical messaging is truthful, non-misleading, clear, validated and aligned with the organizations strategic positioning of Siemens LD as the leader in diagnostics. Contribute to planning of educational opportunities related to medical use of laboratory diagnostic products, through identification of external thought leader participants.
  • Developing a pipeline of strategic partners and key opinion leaders during product development and continued support through the product life cycle for identification of unmet clinical needs and medical insights. Assess, prioritize, communicate insights from field MSL team to business, including assisting in development of advisory boards.
  • Collaborating with Government & Policy to provide thought leaders for medical topics and strategy input related to medical use of products

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • Education:  M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. in Nuerology. Practical experience in clinical pathology strongly preferred. Board certification and ongoing accreditation by nationally and internationally known professional clinical and academic bodies such as ABCC, CACB, NRCC or ABP required.
  • Experience:  5+ years of successful experience in the Neurology field.
  • Previous experience in identification, establishing and maintaining relationships with thought leaders in various laboratory-related clinical areas, including advisory. 
  • Work experience in providing medical leadership/guidance in both a clinical laboratory setting (ex. healthcare system, academic, or reference laboratory) and industry setting preferred.

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and Teams, or similar. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently within and across functions throughout a global organization Ability to work effectively virtually in conducting internal and external business.

Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity.  Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full vaccination for COVID-19 for our U.S. employees, contractors, and business partners, where local conditions allow, who:

1) Are customer-facing (e.g., those required to visit a customer/business partner site or interact in-person with customers at any conference or meeting) OR

2) Come on-site, whether regularly or occasionally, at any Siemens Healthineers location.

(Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons)

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities. 


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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