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Danaher Corporation HR Specialist Analytics (d/f/m) in Mannheim, Germany

For over 170 years, Leica Microsystems has helped shape the future by developing groundbreaking optical and digital solutions. As a global leader, we’re driven by continuous improvement to excite our customers and to create the best work environment for our people. Customer focus, innovation, and teamwork are at the core of our culture and the foundation of our success.

Want to be part of a company whose products are part of cutting-edge research around the world? Join Leica Microsystems in our commitment for brilliant solutions and insight.

Leica Microsystems is one of 10 Life Sciences companies of Danaher. Together, we accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of solutions that safeguard and improve human health.

We currently offer the following position in our HR Operational Excellence team in Wetzlar or Mannheim which will be hybrid.

HR Specialist Analytics (d/f/m)

Come join a fantastic team! In this exciting position, you will report directly to our Manager Global HR Excellence & Transformation. Your main responsibilities include HR analytics, standard and ad hoc reporting, and being a Workday Pro User (main contact point for HR colleagues regarding Workday).


  • Perform global standard and ad hoc HR reporting (mainly with Workday data).

  • Ensure data quality and regularly check data validity in Workday.

  • Create and maintain guidelines for HR staff.

  • Act as Workday key user including data entry, support for HR staff and administration of Workday access rights.

  • Prepare KPI and data visualizations.

  • Collaborate with other functions within Leica Microsystems on reporting topics.

  • Perform general administrative tasks.


  • Professional experience in data analytics, preferably in an HR environment.

  • Experience with Workday, preferably in a key user function.

  • Excellent skills in preparing and working with Workday data and Microsoft Excel.

  • Academic degree with very good results.

  • Fluent German and English knowledge (written and spoken).

  • High affinity for numbers and analytical thinking.

  • Passion for process improvement and confidence of working effectively in an international environment.


  • Attractive salary package.

  • Option to work from home up to 2 days/week.

  • Wide range of training opportunities (including virtual) e.g., the Danaher Business System (DBS) Academy.

  • Support in professional and personal development.

  • Design your place of work so that professional and private demands are no longer mutually exclusive.

  • Balance between support and autonomy to achieve your goals in an international environment.

At Leica Microsystems we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part of the time at the Company location identified above and part of the time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Leica Microsystems can provide.


Learn more about what we do and who we are by watching our company video “We Are Leica”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zHmalqMXN4

Are you interested to discover new opportunities in an innovative, team-oriented environment?

Do apply online - we are looking forward to your application!

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.