McKesson Sr. Network Security Engineer 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

Position Description

Responsibilities:

Administer security controls to prevent hackers from infiltrating company information or jeopardizing e-Commerce programs.

  • Maintain network security systems including firewalls, Internet proxy, intrusion detection, IPSEC VPN, remote access VPN, NAC, and integration of these with SOC toolset

  • Understand, research, design and develop secure implementations of technology solutions, and oversee large rollouts of the same.

  • End to end analysis, requirements development, design, and governance of the security processes and tools ecosystem within McKesson Technology infrastructure, partnering with IT and business colleagues as appropriate

  • Able to communicate processes’ and tool automation needs to Automation Team to drive infrastructure as a code mentality.

  • Evaluate and POC next-generation network security solutions

  • Support business units with the deployment of various security tools

  • Support Security Architecture with the design and implementation of new network security solutions

  • Operationalize network security solutions to provide optimal value through repeatable metric reporting, standardizing maintenance and continually finding and closing security gaps

  • Train Operations teams to ensure a high level understanding of network security solutions and how they relate to quantifiable risk

  • Participate in Scaled Agile planning and activities deploying enterprise program creating Global Network Security Services within McKesson, identify customer needs, converting those into functional requirements and creating program roadmap, driving objectives and managing program backlog.

Minimum Requirements

6 years experience in network systems administration

Critical Skills:

  • Strong understanding of enterprise level network operations including but not limited to route, switch, segmentation and filtering technologies in traditional and virtualized environments

  • Proven track record of successful IT project contribution from concept to completion

  • 6 years of specialization in Network Security technologies including firewall, remote access and IPSEC VPN

  • Proven experience working in engineering capacity supporting network security and capabilities such as Firewalls, Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems, Proxies, DLP, Network Deception, micro-segmentation, Network Access Control (NAC), wired and wireless security, SIEM, Next Gen Breach Detection Systems, Cloud Access Security Brokers

  • Expert-level understanding of network protocols (TCP/UDP, IP, ARP, DNS, HTTP(S), etc)

  • Detailed understanding of control frameworks and reference architectures such as NIST, CyberSecurity kill chain.

Additional Knowledge & Skills:

  • Demonstrable experience with IPSEC VPN design, implementation, troubleshooting

  • Expert level knowledge of Cisco and Palo Alto Networks firewalls, including administration, operations, design, deployment, troubleshooting

  • Demonstrable experience with Palo Alto Networks firewalls in virtual and cloud environments

  • Experience of working with SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework for the enterprise)

  • Able to work with suppliers and vendors to assess a true value of cybersecurity capabilities vs what they are offering as a sales pitch and how those capabilities would apply to McKesson as a whole, from integrations to existing cybersecurity eco-system to their operationalization.

  • Experience with various languages (perl, python required, Java, C#) a plus

  • 6 years of successful network-level troubleshooting and break-fix implementations Engineering level experience with IPSEC VPN design, build, test and troubleshooting

  • 6 years of experience with day to day network support, ticketing and change management

  • Detailed understanding of attack vectors, current threats, and their remediation strategies;

  • Strong time management skills planning, organizing, and leading architecture development efforts

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills to build/ maintain ongoing business relationships

  • Self-Starter that requires minimal supervision, multi-tasks effectively, and can provide oversight and coaching to others for any assigned projects or tasks.

  • Able to stay on top of latest cybersecurity developments and next gen platforms

  • Available for on call after hours support as required

  • 25% or less travel

Education

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

degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent experience

Cyber Security and/or network related certifications (s) such as CISSP, ISSAP, GCED, CCNA Security, Firewall certifications or proven equal 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.

Job: Technology

Organization: McKesson Canada

Title: Sr. Network Security Engineer

Location: Georgia-Alpharetta

Requisition ID: 18004997

Other Locations: United States-Arizona-Scottsdale