McKesson Systems Administrator - Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmaceutical - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the leader in pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain management, McKesson Pharmaceutical delivers vital branded and generic pharmaceuticals, as well as over-the-counter products, to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers.

We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals. Our entire team works to ensure patients receive their medications efficiently and begin the process of healing.

As the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, US Pharmaceutical is committed to driving total pharmacy health for customers and ensuring that customers receive the right drug at the right time, every time. This commitment is underpinned by McKesson’s focus on providing customers with the industry’s highest product availability, intelligent ordering capabilities and unmatched service accuracy.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Position Description

This individual will be responsible for organizing, modifying, and supporting the company’s information systems in alignment with the goals of the facility and corporate policies; while providing the highest possible service to business partners. Inspire clear and consistent communication to assist management and fellow employees. The successful candidate will exhibit a rounded profile including strong leadership, deep IT subject matter knowledge, business sense, capacity to adapt to a rapidly changing environment, collaboration, talent to deal with complex situations, and ability to deliver win-win solutions that successfully balance multiple conflicting requirements.

Responsibilities :

  • Coordinate system changes and enhancements with HVS Customer Support

  • Execute planned work assignments within established timeframes

  • Performs troubleshooting to diagnose and correct problems

  • Develops technical knowledge of proprietary and shelf software systems to become a subject matter expert

  • Installs, maintains, and configures; servers, workstations, PLCs (Programmable Logic Controller) and printers

  • May be presented with opportunities for .Net application development

  • Works with associated vendors to operate, maintain, and support software/hardware systems

  • Adherence and enforcement of policies, procedures/SOPs and Safety guidelines

  • Communicate with peers and supervisors about operational concerns and assist in resolving these concerns

  • Procures quotes/items needed to carry out work assignments

  • Provide peer support and mentoring to fellow employees

  • Adhere to and promote the company’s ICARE Principles

  • Maintain confidentiality when necessary

  • Ability to work independently and in small teams

Minimum Requirements

4 years experience in Windows, Mainframe or UNIX systems administration

Critical Skills

  • 3 years or more providing computer systems support in a manufacturing or production setting

  • 2-3 years expeirnce C programming language

  • 2-3 years expreince in SQL including writing complex queries

  • Must have proficiency with Windows XP/Windows 7/Windows Server operating systems

  • Must be computer proficient with Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, and Outlook).

  • Must be able to demonstrate problem solving through root cause analysis and proper documentation

  • Must be customer service driven and have the capability to work with outside resources directly and via telephone

  • Must have familiarity with networking equipment

  • Highly motivated/Detail oriented

  • Must meet established attendance requirements

  • Knowledge of all production functions

Must be able to work Sunday - Thursday 8am - 3pm and overtime or alternate shifts as the business requires.

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Microsoft/CompTIA Certifications

  • A

  • Server

  • MTA

  • MCSA


Associates Degree in an Information Technology Field or equivalent experience

Physical Requirements

  • Large percent of time performing work in front of computer screen is required

  • Standing and walking frequently throughout shift

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle or feel, reach with hands or arms, climb or balance, stoop or kneel, crouch or crawl

  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 lbs. and occasionally lift or move up to 75 lbs.

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 Pharmaceutical

Title: Systems Administrator - Orlando, FL

Location: Florida-Orlando

Requisition ID: 18004476