McKesson Unix Systems Programmer in San Francisco, California
McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.
We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. 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.
Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.
-Conducts systems programming & systems support activities such as new or revised program language codes, processing routines, report generators, etc. -Analyzes, acquires, installs, modifies and/or supports operating systems, databases, & utilities -Monitors effective systems processes, hardware utilization & utilization of database management techniques; capacity planning -Modifies, maintains & updates software such as installs, builds/loads scripts compilers, linkage editors, assemblers, OEM products & utilities, JCL, macros & subroutines -Develops & reviews operator & control instructions -Prepares & conducts system & programming tests requiring interfacing of hardware & software -As directed, prepares feasibility studies & designs tests to determine operating characteristics of software -Evaluates existing hardware options & implements new hardware -Follows certification processes to include incident & change management
2 years experience in systems programming
Additional Knowledge & Skills
-Mid-level knowledge of the analysis, installation, modification & support of operating systems, databases & utilities -Mid-level knowledge of scripting & one or more of the following: - Operating systems, applications or other specialized systems administration - Network communications - Storage administration - Implementation of new hardware, server & peripheral devices -Mid-level knowledge of problem determination & resolution
4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience
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.
No agencies please.
Organization: McKesson Specialty Health
Title: Unix Systems Programmer
Location: California-San Francisco
Requisition ID: 18002927