McKesson JIRA Administrator in Alpharetta, Georgia

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, 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. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson 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.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.

Current Need

Administer JIRA (Core and Software), Fisheye/Crucible, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket Server, and Crowd instances, and formulate technical solutions using JIRA and associated JIRA plugins/Atlassian Products.

• Create JIRA projects, queries and reports as needed

• Maintain and setup Jira Service Desk projects and the associated reporting required

• Create custom workflows, post functions, validators

• Make changes to workflows, screens, fields and reporting

• Provide ongoing support and configuration maintenance

• Develop solutions extending Atlassian REST services and JIRA plugins using the Atlassian SDK

• Design & manage JIRA/Confluence queries, dashboards for metrics reporting for various teams

• Serve as the JIRA / Atlassian technical resource Subject Matter Expert for migrations to ensure adoption of development/workflow processes, address user questions and develop training as needed

Position Description

Designs, develops, tests, debugs and implements operating systems components, software tools and utilities. Determines systems software design requirements. Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency. Generates systems software engineering policies, standards and procedures. Design, develop, document, test, and debug new and existing software systems and/or applications for market sale or large-scale proprietary software for internal use. Serve as technical expert on development projects. Participate in full development life cycle including requirements analysis and design. Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and stated business requirements. Support, maintain, and document software functionality. Identify and evaluate new technologies for implementation. Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise programs as needed. Participate in software design meetings and analyze user needs to determine technical requirements. Consult with end user to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs

Minimum Requirements

typically has 7 years relevant experience.

Critical Skills

The ideal candidate will have up to 2-3 years of experience including:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, CS, MIS, orrelated field

  • Core Java, XML, JSP, SQL experience

  • Linux, DB administration, Tomcat serverconfig/tuning, JVM tuning

  • Hands on JIRA Core or JIRA Software (FormerlyJIRA Agile), Fisheye/Crucible, Crowd, and Confluence experience

  • Ability to create complex JIRA workflows, screenschemes, permission schemes, notification schemes

  • Experience using/extending REST servicesprovided by Atlassian

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work with cross functional teams

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, processimplementation skills

AdditionalQualifications:

  • Experience developing JIRA/Atlassian pluginsusing Atlassian SDK

  • Knowledge of agile, continuous integration practicesstrongly preferred

  • Defining, designing, and implementing metricsstrongly preferred

  • Experience in DevOps and Docker/Kubernetes/PCFAzure platform

  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)knowledge preferred

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree inEngineering, CS, MIS, or related field

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.

Job: Technology

Organization: McKesson Corporate

Title: JIRA Administrator

Location: Georgia-Alpharetta

Requisition ID: 18003691

Other Locations: United States-Arizona-Scottsdale