This job posting isn't available in all website languages

Senior Manager - Health Economics & Outcomes

Health Econ, Policy & Reimbursement
20000HMI Requisition #


Careers That Change Lives

The Senior Manager, Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HEOR) is responsible for managing a team of health economics and outcomes research experts/analysts working across multiple operating units in the cardiac space. S/he will develop, secure support for and implement a vision for HEOR excellence and service delivery necessary to enable evidence-based success in optimizing the Economic Value (EV) of the business portfolio.  A respected expert in HEOR, this leader will develop team capabilities to meet the evidence needs of the business and ensure, collectively, the team develops and executes on reimbursement and HEOR/EV evidence strategies.

A Day In The Life

  • Strategic leader who drives HEOR functional excellence, recognized across the life sciences industry, through clear vision of an HEOR service model and developing team capabilities for the future
  • Designs and implements observational and economic research studies that provide value, perspective and evidence for clinical and/or pre-clinical product portfolio decisions, marketing, regulatory/government agency
  • submissions, and product reimbursement strategies.
  • Compares and evaluates the value of products, therapies and services with the clinical, economic, and quality of life outcomes data from clinical trials and/or epidemiology studies, registries, observational studies,
  • economic modeling, surveys and meta-analysis.
  • Develops country specific evidence to meet requirements for optimal reimbursement coverage and usage
  • Works closely with market access/reimbursement teams to help develop strategies and pricing programs and standardize best practices.
  • Works with clinical research to add relevant health outcomes and economic endpoints to clinical trials and biostatisticians to analyze and report study results.
  • Provide management and leadership to the HEOR analytics team. Sets up a cohesive team of functional experts and fosters team spirit and collaborative working.
  • Drive HEOR functional excellence through mentoring and developing team capabilities for the future.
  • Provides thought leadership on data analytics, big data trends and payer requirements for outcomes and economic data capture and informs business decisions.
  • Assesses and develops the function’s HEOR capabilities in line with business imperatives and needs.
  • Develops analytical bench strength that allows data mining to inform internal strategic decisions, supports economic value evidence generation and enables customer partnerships around data analytics.
  • Fosters strong relationships with reimbursement leaders for each of the business lines as well as clinical and business leaders.
  • Translates economic value evidence into appropriate tools for regional execution.
  • Contributes to functional AOP planning and resource prioritization and manages functional budgets
  • Ensure the team works well across the matrix and product development processes.
  • Establishes development plans for all team members and coaches for success. 






Must Have: Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelors degree required
  • Minimum of 7 years health economics, outcomes research and/or clinical research experience in a medical device or related industry (e.g. Hospital administration, academia) with 5+ years of managerial experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years health economics, outcomes research and/or clinical research experience in a medical device or related industry (e.g. Hospital administration, academia) with 5+ years of managerial experience
Nice to Have

  • Graduate degree in health economics, health policy or a related field finance, economics, physical/ biological/life sciences, or related medical/scientific field.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of analyses with large health plan administrative and/or claims databases.
  • Experience with designing and conducting outcomes research studies, publication.
  • Demonstrated excellence in economic and outcomes research
  • Experience with economic model development, publication and application
  • Demonstrated influence management skills
  • Strong knowledge of clinical research design and methodologies including statistics, statistical methodology, and application of statistics in scientific / medical research
  • Familiarity with Electronic Health Record (EHR) data
  • Familiarity with device-collected data
  • Fluent in programming language (e.g. SAS, SQL, R, etc.)
  • Appreciation for business needs and ability to adapt research methods to best meet these needs
  • Demonstrated success and experience in reimbursement and health economics in the support of product strategies
  • Customer service oriented – leverage expertise as a service model to geography partners and external stakeholders
  • Superior scientific communication – guide team in development of impactful publications and trainings
  • Ability to translate evidence into impactful market access tools
  • Ability to work effectively across the matrix and obtain buy in and support
  • Previous global responsibility or global mindset: good understanding of healthcare trends and payer/ provider needs globally.
  • Committed to quality and rigor and able to ensure team deliverables to high methodological and quality standards.
  • Superior scientific communication to guide team in development of impactful publications and economic messaging.
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills.


About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.  We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

Similar Listings

Mounds View, Minnesota, United States

📁 Health Econ, Policy & Reimbursement

Requisition #: 21000A5S

Mounds View, Minnesota, United States

📁 Health Econ, Policy & Reimbursement

Requisition #: 210004AT

Mounds View, Minnesota, United States

📁 Health Econ, Policy & Reimbursement

Requisition #: 21000743


FORTUNE puts Medtronic among the top 20 companies worldwide having a positive social impact through core business strategy.

Read The Story


Bring your talents to help us build life-changing technology


Three Women Working


We believe that when people from different cultures, genders, and points of view come together, innovation is the result — and everyone wins. Medtronic walks the walk, creating an inclusive culture where you can thrive.