McKesson Interface Engineer in The Woodlands, Texas

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.

Position Description

The Interface Engineer will provide development for applications and interfaces, and work in close collaboration with clinical and corporate stakeholders to provide interface development. This position will support, maintain and develop HL7 Interfaces utilizing the Cloverleaf Interface Engine. The incumbent will evaluate user requirements for interface development and enhancements; design, develop, support and maintain interfaces in a complex and heterogeneous IT environment. Other duties will include, developing and maintaining interface support documentation and providing support to various IT related projects as needed.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Designand Develop HL7 interfaces utilizing Integration Best Practices

  2. Provideday to day support for interfaces.

  3. Ensuresdelivery of interface on time and meeting scope and quality expectations

Minimum Requirements:

5 years experience in programming on enterprise or department servers or systems

Critical Skills:

  • 5or more years of related experience in software design and development

  • 5or more years working with Cloverleaf and/or other interface engines.

  • Knowledgeof clinical applications and systems (Practice Management Systems, LabInformation Systems, Radiation Systems,Electronic Heath Record Applications)

  • Experiencedin programming in various languages and databases for client/server andweb-based applications and systems

  • Experiencedin creating high quality, well documented interfaces

  • Abilityto function productively on multiple project teams simultaneously

  • Abilityto work independently without any supervision

  • Experiencedworking in a high paced environment andability to work effectively under pressure/stressful conditions to meettight deadlines

  • Abilityto work well in a team and interact effectively.

  • Abilityto provide level of effort estimates and to perform tasks within the estimatedlevel of effort and schedule

  • Excellentoral and written communications skills.

Additional Knowledge/Skills

  • Experienceworking in a healthcare environment preferred.

  • Understanding of HL7 standards.

  • Knowledge of ITIL is an asset

Education:

  • 4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalentexperience

  • ITIL certifications a plus

Working Conditions:

Environment (Office, warehouse, etc.) – Normal office environment

Physical Requirements (Lifting, standing, etc.) – Normal office environment requirements

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 Specialty Health

Title: Interface Engineer

Location: Texas-The Woodlands

Requisition ID: 18004443