Network System Administrator
McKesson - Township of Moon, PA

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Healthier lives start with you. They start with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmacy Systems & Automation - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

McKesson Pharmacy Systems and Automation has been streamlining healthcare for more than 30 years. Our talented team of 700 employees works on integrated pharmacy solutions that are intuitively designed and tailored for the healthcare industry. Thousands of partners across the country use our systems, including independent, chain, hospital, clinic and nursing-home pharmacies. And millions of patients benefit from getting the right care when they need it most.

Defines, designs, and implements network communications and solutions. Proposes and implements system enhancements (software and hardware updates) that will improve the performance and reliability of the system. Manages load configuration of central data communication processor and makes recommendations for purchase or upgrade of data networks. Coordinates terminal orders and cable installation, network system planning, installing, monitoring, testing, and servicing. Approves action requests and specifies purchase requirement. Negotiates and places orders with common carriers. Trains other employees on system.

2+ years experience in network systems administration

Basic knowledge of TCP/IP
Basic UNIX administration and troubleshooting skills.
Basic knowledge of Oracle objects: tables, indexes, triggers, PL/SQL packages, synonyms.
Basic knowledge of WebLogic or WebSphere application server technology.
Programming skills in java, and Unix shell scripting is a plus.
Knowledge of J2EE objects such as EJB and JMS is a plus.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Experience creating user documentation and training materials.
Analytical Skills with Good level of Communication and Presentation Skills.
Ability to work cooperatively with others while enforcing policies.

4-year degree in computer science or related field 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 Pharmacy Systems & Automation, 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

No agencies please.

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