McKesson Jr. Software Engineer in Moon Township, Pennsylvania

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. Part of the overall McKesson, McKesson Pharmacy Technology & Services (MPTS) is a portfolio of four businesses that provides technology and services to retail, mail order, PBMs, hospital and health systems pharmacies. MPTS offers a wide array of solutions, including pharmacy workflow software, clinical programs, inventory optimization, government program optimization including 340B compliance, data analytics and services, and automation. MPTS is part of McKesson Corporation, recently ranked 5th on the FORTUNE 500, which touches over 65,000 pharmacies every day.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Pharmacy Systems you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. We understand the importance of a system that works together. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payers to pharmacies. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.


McKesson Pharmacy Systems (MPS) is seeking a highly motivated entry level Software Engineer to join our Clinical Programs Solutions Software Development team. MPS offers an array of integrated pharmacy software solutions for the health care industry. Our systems are used to manage thousands of pharmacies nationwide within the independent, chain, and hospital market segments. At McKesson, our core values are the foundation of everything that we do. We strive for excellence and challenge each other to raise the bar. We offer an invigorating blend of challenge and opportunity in a fun, fast-paced, collaborative work environment. At MPS, we actively work with you to invest in your professional development. Located in Moon Township, PA, MPS is a business unit of McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK), which is headquartered in San Francisco, California.


If you have a passion for engineering quality software, we are interested in you. We are seeking an entry level software engineer that will work with our team to achieve fantastic results. As a contributor within the Clinical Program Solutions research and development (R&D) team, you will a work in a collaborative and highly skilled Agile team. Clinical Program Solutions® is an enterprise class software solution that observes pharmacy workflow activities and alerts pharmacy personnel of potential patient interventions that improve patient outcomes.

Job Duties:

  • Actively participate in thedevelopment and review of User Stories

  • Participating in technicaldesign and code reviews

  • Remediating defects by solvingthe reported problem and thoroughly testing to ensure the issue has been solvedwhile leaving the surrounding code in a better state than you found it

  • Developing and executingunit/integration tests

  • Actively participating oncross-functional teams that may include Architects, Developers, Q/A, andProduct Management, Project Management, and Operations personnel

  • Demonstrate complex topics toa diverse audience, including business leaders and customers in Sprint Reviews.

  • Understanding the retailpharmacy and clinical services domain, and learning how customers use McKessonproducts to manage their business

  • 0-25% travel


Entry level experience in software engineering


  • Knowledge ofObject-Oriented development

  • Knowledge ofrelational databases (such as Oracle) and Structured Query Language (SQL)

  • Ability to learnand implement new technologies and processes

  • Excellent writtenand verbal communication skills

AdditionalKnowledge & Skills

  • Knowledge of webdevelopment and an MVC framework such as Angular

  • Knowledge ofRESTful services and corresponding frameworks such as Spring Boot or WebAPI


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

Benefits &Company Statement

We believe you should be rewarded for the important work you do. For that reason, you'll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join our team.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. 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. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with McKesson Pharmacy Systems & Automation, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.

At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

McKesson is an equalopportunity and affirmative action employer -minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Technology

Organization: McKesson Rx Tech Solutions

Title: Jr. Software Engineer

Location: Pennsylvania-Moon Township

Requisition ID: 18002511