McKesson Programmer-Analyst in New Albany, Ohio

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

Responsible for designing, developing, modifying, & evaluating programs for internal functional areas such as business operations, finance, human resources, marketing or governance -Analyzes existing programs or formulates logic for new systems, devises logic procedures, prepares design documents, performs development coding, test plans & tests/debugs programs -Develops system or data conversion & system implementation plans -Prepares & obtains approval of system & programming documentation (e.g., business owners, project managers) -Recommends changes in development, maintenance, & system standards -Trains users in conversion & implementation of system & provides end user support -Conducts interviews and/or working sessions to define requirements and/or determine current state & future state processes -Researches & evaluates potential internal and/or external software solutions

Minimum Requirements

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

Critical Skills

  • Develop, maintain, test computer, database and web applications based on pre-defined specifications with limited assistance.

  • Define specifications and requirements for enhancements to existing applications, for new development work, and for bug fixes, based on business user requests

  • Create documentation and diagrams for existing applications or for new development work

  • Participate in team meetings to increase business knowledge, code reviews, status updates, and to recommend solutions to business problems

  • Interface with end users regarding program bugs, troubleshooting general PC issues, setting up PCs for deployment, or to demonstrate features in applications

  • Programming and database languages: C#, Javascript, T-SQL, PL/SQL, HTML, CSS

  • Platforms and technologies: Windows Forms, Console Applications, Web services, Node.js, Express.js, Front-end development experience, SQL Server 2008/2012/2014, Oracle 12g, Atlassian suite & git

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • HIPPA knowledge or Healthcare Experience

  • LINUX Operating System Knowledge

  • Experience Writing REST Web Services


4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience


Physical Requirements

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.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Technology

Organization: McKesson Corporate

Title: Programmer-Analyst

Location: Ohio-New Albany

Requisition ID: 17002893