Senior VMWare Engineer

  • Company: McKesson Corporation
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
  • Posted: December 12, 2016
  • Reference ID: 16010205-en-us

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. McKesson Connected Care & Analytics enables our customer organizations to improve patient outcomes through better care coordination, collaboration and management – while making sustainable performance improvements that drive financial health.  Our  expertise in connected care,population health, risk management, healthcare analyticsand demand forecasting can help you deliver care in the right setting and develop and maintain a thriving business, even in our rapidly evolving industry.  RelayHealth®, an independent business unit within the McKesson Connected Care & Analytics family, is a key component of this strategy and expertise; enabling the trusted exchange of clinical, financial and administrative information between patients, providers, payers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers and government agencies.  The net result helps provide: improved care, faster access, lower costs and enhanced bottom lines.

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

  • Senior VMWare Engineer is responsible for all aspects of applications and/or systems administration, including implementation, configuration, coordination, control, maintenance, problem resolution, testing, usage monitoring and the development of systems infrastructure within Corporate IT Infrastructure

  • Designs, writes, implements and performs backup and restore procedures and monitors processes

  • Administers and maintains system stability

  • Expertise necessary for one or more of the following Platforms: VMWare & Windows

Position Description

  • Is recognized as an expert within the company, a thought leader and industry expert in own technology

  • Anticipates internal and/or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues

  • Recommends process, product or service improvements

  • Solves unique and complex problems that have a broad impact on the business

  • Contributes to the development of functional strategy

  • Advises senior management

  • Plans for future of the site/network

  • Recommends the use of technologies or solutions to internal or external customers

  • Constructs and implements policies related to system builds, use and security

  • Plans, manages and forecasts system resources; evaluates and/or recommends purchases

  • Determines the need for and manages the design, development and delivery of a technology or solution (e.g., internal tools/scripts)

  • Regularly works with internal executives, makes presentations, and interacts with external vendors

  • Expert knowledge of the definition, design, and implementation of network communications and solutions

  • Working knowledge of database management or administration and source control

  • Expert knowledge of current system administration tools and scripting languages

  • Detailed knowledge of system backup, recovery and storage administration



Minimum Requirements
8+ years experience in Windows, Mainframe or UNIX systems administration

Critical Skills
  • Experience with day to day operations and support of multiple VMWare Clusters including HW procurement, implementation and support
  • Have an in depth understanding of VMware  vSAN
  • Have an in-depth understanding of VMware NSX
  • Understanding all  key features and functions of VMware Clusters
  • Support the full lifecycle of Server from ordering a server all the way to decommissioning of the server.
  • Support Anti-Virus solution
  • Perform and support patch management solution
  • Support Windows OS and provide RCA on a problem
  • Work on multiple projects at the same along with supporting our day to day infrastructure
  • Provide evidence for audits
  • Have a great understanding of networking, storage and Linux infrastructure.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of routing, switching & networking
  • Detailed knowledge of the definition, design, & implementation of network communications & solutions
  • Understanding of the inter-connectivity & all pieces of the puzzle (e.g., knowledge of interdependencies within a network to be able to solve problems independently)
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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