Software Engineer - C#/ETL

  • Company: McKesson Corporation
  • Location: King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Posted: December 20, 2016
  • Reference ID: 16010045-en-us

Title: Software Engineer - C#/ETL

Location: King of Prussia, PA


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

The Software Engineer role will work with the McKesson’s Evidence Based Case Rate Engine team. There are two major aspects to the job. The first is to develop ETL packages that transform client health care claims into a format consumable by the ECR engine. The second is helping to develop and enhance the ECR engine itself. In this position, you’ll need strong SQL, C#, and SSIS skills in addition to a great understanding of health care claims.

Position Description

  • Create ETL packages to transform health care claims data for ingestion into our ECR engine.
  • Enhance existing engine code and create new engines using C#.
  • Help to define and assess deliveries of healthcare claims data from our clients.
  • Understand the nuances of healthcare claims data.
  • Contribute to improving the process of running claims through the ECR engine.
  • Stay abreast of open tasks and help to groom backlogged tasks.
  • Work closely with the business and analysis teams to understand requirements and help produce software estimates.
  • Supervise code reviews and provide guidance to other developers.
  • Evaluate new technologies that may be helpful to the ECR engine.
  • Help to define testing strategies to assure the accuracy of ECR engine results.



Minimum Requirements
4+ years experience in software engineering

Critical Skills

Strong SQL and SSIS skills.

Deep healthcare claims knowledge.

Strong C# development experience.

Experience with big data technologies including PolyBase and Hadoop.

Experience with agile methodologies.

Exceptional troubleshooting skills to root cause complex issues.

Experience with cloud platforms, such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.

Fanatical devotion to producing consistent, accurate results through the ECR engine.

Additional Knowledge & Skills
Medium knowledge of both client and/or server side

Advanced knowledge of more than one language or operating system

May require medium to high knowledge of database skills (e.g., SQL)

Knowledge of cross-product dependencies

Knowledge of development methodologies

Deep understanding of application & coding tasks

Acquired business knowledge (e.g., how the business works, processes & operations)

Medium understanding of customer workflow & usage of McKesson products

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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