Application Systems Engineer
McKesson 1,245 reviews - The Woodlands, TX

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Empowering patients starts with you. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work on the combined team of McKesson Specialty Care Solutions and US Oncology- a chain that extends across the country uniting a network of community-based cancer clinics and resulting in millions of peopl

e getting more from their healthcare.

Across McKesson Specialty Care Solutions and US Oncology, our team affects the full continuum of healthcare - ultimately helping to improve the patient experience at the individual level. Our specialty pharmaceutical programs offer a significant impact for our customers and their businesses. The Distribution Services segment of our company is dedicated to the wholesale distribution of specialty pharmaceuticals - focusing on oncology and other specialty products. Our Specialty Patient Services group provides compliance and adherence programs, as well as reimbursement hotlines, patient assistance and support programs and the managed distribution of pharmaceutical products. Our Specialty Solution Center is the largest single-site call center in healthcare, offering a centralized approach to optimize manufacturer product reimbursement and access. Our US Oncology operations unite one of the nation's largest health-care services network devoted exclusively to cancer treatment and research, and is a pioneer in community-based cancer care. Annually, the united network of more than 9,000 physicians, clinicians, nurses, and administrators delivers integrated cancer care to more than 850,000 cancer patients in community-based clinics located in 41 states.

McKesson Specialty Health is seeking a mid level Application Systems Engineer who will perform release engineering, configuration management, system monitoring, environment management, scripting, documentation and reporting.

Implement and support tools for continuous integration, automated testing and release management
Own, manage and improve our release process.
Communicate with shared services and project teams for timely deployments
Perform configuration management
Maintain applications codebase across multiple environments
Monitor applications and jobs to ensure they are running without errors
Write and maintain scripts to build automation across processes
Document and maintain processes and runbooks and provide reporting to stakeholders on a regular basis

At least 2 years experience in systems engineering

BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
At least 2 years experience in systems engineering
Strong familiarity with software configuration management systems and/or source code version control systems. Subversion experience highly desired
knowledge of Unix/Linux and Windows platform
Familiarity with one or more scripting languages. Perl and Python preferred
Experience with build management and continuous integration tools. Hudson, Jenkins or Bamboo experience highly desired
Experience doing release management for Java, Drupal and php applications.
Experience automating build and release processes
Experience deploying web applications to Windows and Linux based environments desired
Experience with monitoring tools

BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

General Office Demands

We believe you should be rewarded for the important work you do. For that reason, you'll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join our team.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission - whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with McKesson Specialty Care Solutions, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.

At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

As an equal opportunity employer, McKesson Corporation unites the talents and contributions of all to advance the power of healthcare. Learn more about our opportunities at

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1,245 reviews
McKesson Corporation, currently ranked 11th on the FORTUNE 500 list, is a healthcare services and information technology company dedicated...