McKesson Warehouse Systems Support Analyst-Olive Branch, MS in Olive Branch, Mississippi

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.

Current Need

This position will assist in support of production applications and services utilized at McKesson’s National Distribution Center, including documentation and implementation of information technology solutions to aid in the efficient deployment of new technology/applications and this position reports within the Production Support of the ETS Supply Chain Management.

Position Description

This position supports warehouse management system software and hardware services utilized at McKesson’s National Distribution Center .

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with colleagues, developers, testers and a variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction.

  • Planning and working flexibly to deadlines.

  • Proactively identify and implement process and technology enhancements that improve user experience and drive automation.

  • Supporting users on change control and system updates.

  • Responding to incidents in a request for Tier 1 & 2 support and providing information to higher tier IT support if needed, interacting with team members to solve issues.

  • Triage incoming support issues and determine severity and impact, escalating when appropriate to higher tier support.

  • Participating in maintenance activities on hardware, operating systems, and software applications.

  • Participate in an On-Call rotation to provide support to users during after hours.

Minimum Requirements

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

Critical Skills

  • 4 of experience analyzing requests and making recommendations to improve processes and controls.

  • At least two years of experience in a technical support position.

  • Strong ability to provide excellent customer service and collaborate across multiple functions and levels of the organization

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills; must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of staff and management

  • Exercises judgment within defined policies and procedures for selecting methods, refining techniques, and evaluating existing criteria for obtaining results.

  • Must possess the ability to organize and coordinate systems in a complex environment.

  • Must have technical knowledge combined with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Must have the ability to effectively manage projects, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.

  • Advanced understanding of servers, and network hardware, as well as advanced knowledge with operating system software work with printer support, etc.

  • Distribution or Warehouse management system experience

  • Learning the functional processes in the warehouse, documenting them and troubleshooting process issues when on call

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Experience implementing and/or supporting Manhattan Associates Warehouse Management Systems.

  • Experience implementing and/or supporting Warehouse Control Systems.

  • Knowledge of IBM iSeries system administration and troubleshooting.


  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED).

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: Warehouse Systems Support Analyst-Olive Branch, MS

Location: Mississippi-Olive Branch

Requisition ID: 17001233