McKesson's Director of Data Engineering leads a high performing team to provide data engineering support on data modernization to cloud for solutions . The person will lead teams to curate data asset integration and key technology processes and provide hands-on support of data enablement for solution teams . The position will lead data architecture on broad, key initiatives in bridging OLTP and analytics workloads. The ideal person projects high energy, possesses a passion for state-of-the-art technology, and speaks comfortably from a technical perspective with clients, business partners, and across their team. The ideal candidate has deep technical security knowledge/expertise, systems management and administration experience, and the ability to manage a team facing unique market challenges in talent attraction, development, and retention.
Provide talent management over core data engineering expertise
Assess the full technology stack of services needed in delivering data and analytic solutions, including operations management and automation.
Lead discovery including friction points, business and technical requirements, and 'as-is' and 'to-be' scenarios.
Compare alternative solutions from technical and business perspectives to support the defined cost and service requirement.
Future proof investments with the knowledge of emerging technologies, solution patterns, methodologies and products.
Handle 3rd party data integration and security.
Optimize resourcing for on-going cost management.
12+ years experience of professional experience in related IT field with 4+ years experience in leadership, planning and communication roles.
Experience in data discovery, engineering and analytic solutions.
Experience with programming languages like Python, Scala and AI/ML frameworks such as Spark/Tensorflow.
Experience with Messaging platforms like Kafka/Confluent, Streaming Platforms
Experience with evolving Data Warehousing and Cloud technologies like Snowflake, BigQuery, Synapse etc.
Proven ability to manage software architecture beyond the tooling landscape to future proof our intellectual property over multiple years
7 + years of leading Data architecture review and driving near term and long-term decision making
5 +years of experience coordinating resources against ongoing demand
Proven experience managing data SLA's and SOP's with peer IT groups
Experience working closely with other architecture leadership and decision making
3+ years of experience managing secure data related to PII, PHI, and HIPAA/CCPA/GDPR etc. regulations
Knowledge of the healthcare, distribution, or software industries is a plus
Strong technical aptitude and experience with a wide variety of technologies
Ability to rapidly learn and if required evaluate a new tool or technology
Strong verbal & written communication skills
Demonstrated technical leadership experience
Be an innovative thinker
Must have a strong customer and quality focus
Have been successful in working across organizational boundaries, bringing together people with diverse perspectives and experience to find solutions to complex technical issues
Master's. Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent.
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
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Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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About McKesson Corporation
We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.