McKesson Software Engineer in Munster, Ireland

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Job Title: Software Engineer

Location: Cork Ireland

We are searching for a Software Engineer to join our new cybersecurity software engineering team within the enterprise technology services (ETS) business unit. This team is creating the next generation of cyber protection cognitive software automation products, utilising data sensing, transformation, machine intelligence and user interface technologies. The team is a brand-new team, and this person will get the opportunity to be involved in a start up like team building great products from the ground up. Primary deliverables will be automation of security tasks, integration of security tools, custom software solutions as needed, software driven cloud (X-as-a-Service) security, and occasional application security expertise.


  • Important team member to help ideate,create and develop a suite of microservices to help automate several existingworkflows that exist in our cybersecurity domain such as correlations,alerting, analysis, and event review processes

  • Build towards a iSoC platform would hostrobotic software applications that will reduce cost, increase threat accuracyand increase intelligence available to security analysts.

  • Help to interpret the business landscape ofapplication, assets and tools to discover opportunities to prevent, predict,detect and respond to cyber threats.

  • Assist in creating a custom suite ofmachine learning models to interpret threats and provide risk intelligence

  • Contribute towards thought leadershipacross the business through presentations, demos and video calls with businesssponsors / product owners.

  • Integrate various cybersecurity tools anddatasets to enhance detective and preventive control sets

  • Create unique, custom software solutions toachieve security goals when COTS/OSS solutions are not available or viable

  • Security solutions for cloud(X-as-a-Service) systems where security principals are codified and integrateddirectly into application designs and blueprints/formations

  • Systems analysis and software developmentefforts that align with devops, devsecops, and agile-related approaches

  • Application security support includingapplication penetration testing and R&D when needed

  • Data exchanges with internal and externalsecurity intelligence platforms

  • Mentoring and developing junior software engineers

  • Have fun! - contribute towards a productiveyet fun team environment.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree in software, computer science orengineering, or equivalent experience.

  • 2 years’ experience in a development teamenvironment, preferably Agile.

  • 1 years’ experience in Java development

  • Experience with Spring/Spring Boot a bigplus

  • Experience with testing frameworks,libraries and principals – JUnit,RestAssured, Mockito, TDD

  • Experience with container-basedtechnologies is a big advantage – Docker

  • API experience, REST or similar

  • Front end and UI experience is a plus –Angular, Bootstrap

  • Some scripting capability, python and/orbash is a plus

  • Ability to understand the business andtechnical requirements while developing the associated content anddocumentation.

  • Excellent problem-solving and technicalskills

  • Ability to establish goals, objectives, andwork plans

  • Demonstrate a growth mind-set – willingnessto learn through collaboration

  • Knowledge of core security principles is aplus

Job: Technology

Organization: McKesson Corporate

Title: Software Engineer

Location: Ireland-Munster-Cork

Requisition ID: 18002939