Network System Administrator - AWS - Cloud

  • Company: McKesson Corporation
  • Location: King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Posted: January 17, 2017
  • Reference ID: 17000308-en-us

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. McKesson Health Solutions delivers industry-leading clinical evidence and expert technology to help payers and providers collaborate for better healthcare outcomes at lower costs. Our solutions reduce unnecessary healthcare utilization while improving outcomes; operationalize complex volume- and value-based payment models; and optimize billing communication between providers, patients and payers. Our solutions are in more than four out of five payers in the country; more than 3,900 hospitals and facilities use our InterQual® evidence-based decision support criteria; and our RelayHealth® financial solutions are used to automate 1.9 billion financial transactions each year.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need
Network System Administrator - AWS Cloud

Location: King of Prussia, PA

Position Description
Concentrates on the overall health of the network & ensuring network connectivity

Responsible for the maintenance of computer hardware & software comprising a computer network, including the deployment, configuration, maintenance & monitoring of network equipment

Proposes & implements system enhancements (software & hardware updates) that will improve the performance & reliability of the system

Supports break/fix issues reported through customer or ticketing system

Manages & implements configurations for servers, switches, routers, etc.

Coordinates & confirms hardware & software orders, cable installations, monitoring, testing, & servicing

Places orders with common carriers

Trains other employees on system

May support managing other products on the network, as applicable

May define, design, and/or implement network communications & solutions


Minimum Requirements
8+ years experience in network systems administration

Critical Skills
Experience working with Windows PowerShell and or AWS CLI for managing environments Experience with Windows networking and Active Directory management.  Any experience working with Cloud HSM, Alert Logic, and Windows Operation Management Suite is a plus  Experience working in a fast paced Agile environment and working independently with limited supervision. This position requires strong documentation, communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills

Additional Knowledge & Skills
Subject matter expertise in wide breadth of knowledge pertaining to all components & processes that make up the network infrastructure

Specialized knowledge of the definition, design, & implementation of network communications & solutions

Knowledge of new technologies & forward looking industry trends

Ability to provide input into system/tool design

4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience

Physical Requirements
General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement
McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. 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. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement
No agencies please.

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