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Danaher Corporation Manager People Insights in Nashville, Tennessee

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At first glance, you’ll see Danaher’s scale. Our 80,000 associates work across the globe at more than 20 unique operating companies within four platforms—life sciences, diagnostics, water quality, and product identification. Look again and you’ll see the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and take risks with the support you need to be successful. You’ll find associates who are as certain about their impact as they are about where they’re headed next. You’ll find the Danaher Business System, which makes everything possible. You’ll also see a company that investors trust—our culture of continuous improvement has helped us outperform the S&P 500 by more than 5,000% over the past 25 years.

And no matter where you look at Danaher, at the heart of what we do, you’ll witness our shared purpose—helping realize life’s potential—in action. Whether we’re enabling our customers to provide clean water, supporting a life-saving vaccine development, advancing a new instrument for cancer diagnosis, or ensuring product safety, our work helps improve millions of lives.

We hope you’ll see yourself here, too. What you find at Danaher—and within yourself— might just change the world.

The Manager, People Insights will be a key member of Danaher’s new HR Operations team, which is responsible for the design and delivery of innovative solutions that deliver the best associate experience and enable our HR teams and associates to focus on the highest-value work through operational excellence, technology and analytics.

Scope of Role:

The Manager, People Insights is an exciting new role reporting to the Director, People Insights. This role leads a team that sets and executes the data and governance strategies and is the interface between the People Insights Business Partners and technology team, delivering reporting, analyses and business intelligence that enable insights.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads a team that delivers reporting, analyses and dashboards that meet the needs of People Insights Business Partners and their respective business leaders/teams

  • Provides end-to-end program management for analytic and reporting initiatives – identifying requirements through delivery

  • Leverages analytical methodologies, relevant internal and external (benchmarking) data sources, modelling and programming languages to report on, simulate, explain and predict outcomes and insights

  • Sets data strategy and develops and maintains data dictionaries

  • Designs and executes data governance strategy, including ongoing audit and cleansing of data to drive data accuracy and quality

  • Adheres to and drives compliance, privacy, confidentiality and security standards

  • Tracks industry trends

  • In partnership with People Insights Application team, drives stakeholder adoption and capabilities via enablement strategy


  • Customer-centric

  • Analytical, critical thinking

  • Analytical techniques leveraging SQL, Python, R, Ai/ML and BI/data visualization tools

  • Workday experience

  • Data architecture and analytics using large-scale, complex data sets

  • Data auditing, cleansing procedures

  • HR functional expertise

  • People management

  • Project management

  • Communications and change management

  • Process improvement and systems thinking

  • Innovative and proactive problem-solving skills

  • Multinational, matrixed experience

Experience & Education:

  • Five years demonstrated data management, governance and reporting experience, preferably focused around people analytics

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, or Data Management, Master’s Degree preferred

Travel: 20% post-pandemic

This position is eligible for a remote work arrangement in which you can work remotely from your home. Additional information about this remote work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Danaher Corporation can provide



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.

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