Medical Writer (Remote)

Job Description

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our global team as a Medical Writer (Remote) where you will be responsible for medical writing activities geared towards generating medical and scientific evidence for publication purposes within the Global Medical Affairs team.


Our global team: We are a team of 66,000 highly dedicated employees across more than 70 countries passionately pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in healthcare to help improve people’s lives around the world. As a leader in the industry, we aspire to create better outcomes and experiences for patients no matter where they live or what health issues they are facing. Our portfolio, spanning from in-vitro and in-vivo diagnostics to image-guided therapy and innovative cancer care, is crucial for clinical decision-making and treatment pathways.


Our culture: We are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’s lives around the world.  We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success. Check our Careers Site at

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Medical Writer (Remote) in Diagnostics, you will be responsible for:

  • Writing scientific content development for internal and external stakeholders to include researching, drafting, reviewing, editing, and finalizing scientific communications outputs (e.g., manuscripts, abstracts, posters, presentations)
  • Responsible to monitor literature for new pertinent publications related to Siemens Healthineers Laboratory Diagnostics assays and/or strategy and provides alerts to broader Medical Affairs team.
  • Creating/maintaining database with useful bibliographies to include information about clinical trials and sponsored research, case reports, etc.
  • Summarizing results from medical and scientific publications for internal dissemination to relevant functional groups.
  • Understanding, assimilating, and interpreting sources of information with appropriate guidance/direction from product teams and/or authors. Interpret and explain data generated from a variety of sources, including internal/external studies, research documentation, etc. Confirm completeness of information to be presented and challenge conclusions when necessary. Independently resolve document content issues and questions.
  • Primary writer for internally initiated deliverables; responsible for incorporating and integrating all appropriate input generated through cross-functional team review.
  • Partnering with external collaborators as their primary contact for medical writing projects; responsible for tracking and incorporating input as appropriate from external stakeholders.
  • Participating in or leading cross-functional publication planning and review meetings to coordinate and produce document/publication deliverables; responsible for establishing and adhering to document/publication timelines.
  • Attending cross-functional meetings as appropriate (e.g., project kick-off and review meetings, study team meetings).
  • Ensuring deliverables are complete, well organized, and medically and scientifically accurate.
  • Developing and maintaining medical writing processes, standards, and tools (e.g. SOPs, Work Instructions, templates, style guides, etc.). Implement continuous improvement processes for document writing processes.
  • Ensuring clinical documents adhere to Siemens Healthineers standards and regulatory guidelines.

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

  • Capable of well organized, concise, and clear written and verbal communication in English
  • Strong data visualization and graphical presentation skills with expertise in presenting complex scientific/clinical evidence in a well-constructed written and oral manner to cross-functional teams
  • Solid understanding of scientific method, publication development activities and principles of scientific writing and editing
  • Experience as a writer on peer-reviewed publications
  • Well-organized, capable of working on multiple tasks simultaneously and managing priorities with minimal supervision and adapt flexibly to changing priorities
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications and proficiency in or ability to learn EndNote
  • Excellent attention to detail related to consistency, grammar, syntax, and scientific accuracy

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • PhD in relevant scientific field
  • 5+ years experience of writing, preferably medical publications
  • Willing to travel up to 10%

This job may be based in any state nationwide. The base pay range for this position is $100,9285 - $126,159. The annual incentive target is 8% of base pay. The pay wage range shown is based on the job posting's primary location. Actual compensation packages are based on a wide array of factors, including but not limited to skill set, experience, certifications, and location.  Siemens Healthineers offers a variety of health and wellness benefits including paid time off and holiday pay. Details regarding our benefits can be found here:

This information is provided per the required state Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Siemens Healthineers external or internal careers site.

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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. Why you’ll love working for Siemens Healthineers

  • Be part of exciting and innovative projects that help solve some of the world’s most significant health problems.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education and technology, and sustainability, making a positive impact on communities.
  • Participate in our celebrations and social events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.

We are globally recognized as an Employer of Choice, but don’t just take our word for it. Here are some of our most recent awards and recognition:

  • Great Place to Work Certified 2022
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality
  • Best for Vets Employers by Military Times
  • Glassdoor Employer Rating: 4.0

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

Full / Part time: Full-time

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