Medical Content Tagging and Configuration Specialist

Job Location US-NY-New York
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(2/1/2018 10:18 AM)
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Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.  


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status


The Content Tagging & Configuration Specialist will be responsible for optimal leveraging of content inventory via data reviews to ensure appropriate tagging and coordination to meet editorial, marketing, and campaign needs.




  • Serve as primary point person for evaluation and tagging implementation of exclusive editorial destination products
  • Review data for potential condition campaigns and provide volume and traffic estimates
  • Review data for optimal tagging to existing campaigns, with a particular focus on expanding inventory when needed
  • Work with indexing team to implement tagging corrections and improvements as needed
  • Assist with automated indexing updates and tuning with staff and vendor as needed
  • Review content in select conditions for program marketing opportunities to support campaign goals
  • Coordinate with editorial as needed when incremental condition content is required
  • Assist with creation and indexing of new concepts as needed


·        5+ years of tagging or indexing experience in the medical domain

·        Knowledge of Excel required

·        Highly detail oriented, organized, and a self-starter

·        Ability to work under deadline pressure

·        Familiarity with standard medical vocabularies preferred, ie, SNOMED and ICD-9/10

·        BA required