Software Engineer
Location:
Waltham , Massachusetts
Posted:
January 02, 2017
Reference:
16008115-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

Relay Health Intelligence, a division of McKesson Corporation, is looking for an experienced and talented software engineer who wants the best of both worlds:  the excitement and impact potential of a small company atmosphere combined with the stability of a Fortune class global company. RHI’s analytics oriented software drives insights that have the potential to improve patient care. The Systems Engineering Team is focused on building tools and solving complex analytical and data performance challenges using the latest Microsoft and open source technologies.

 

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements
4+ years experience in software engineering

Critical Skills

  • Advanced knowledge of C# and the .NET framework.
  • Knowledge of core computer science topics such as OO design, data structures, and algorithms.
  • Experience authoring .NET RESTful web services.
  • Experience authoring web applications using AngularJS/MVVM or .NET/MVC.

Additional Knowledge & Skills

 

The following are differentiators:

  • Experience with Microsoft’s Azure cloud infrastructure
  • Experience with big data management platforms such as Cloudera and HDInsight 
  • Prior experience in the Healthcare industry
  • Experience using Agile development methodologies such as Scaled Agile Framework.

The following work style traits are necessary for working in our team-based development environment:

  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written, across all levels of an organization.
  • Relentless pursuit of clarity when faced with ambiguous requirements.
  • Willingness to address a wide range of issues.
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills.
  • Ability to work quickly with minimal supervision.
  • Comfortable with shifting priorities to meet the needs of the organization.Adaptability, tenacity, maturity, enthusiasm, and drive.

Education
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.

 


A little about us:
McKesson is in business for better health.

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