Sr Associate Data Engineer - Cloud Operations / IaC

RXC RxC Acquisition Company
Columbus, Ohio, United States
$78,500 - $130,900 USD yearly

McKesson is an impact-driven, Fortune 10 company that touches virtually every aspect of healthcare. We are known for delivering insights, products, and services that make quality care more accessible and affordable. Here, we focus on the health, happiness, and well-being of you and those we serve – we care.

What you do at McKesson matters. We foster a culture where you can grow, make an impact, and are empowered to bring new ideas. Together, we thrive as we shape the future of health for patients, our communities, and our people. If you want to be part of tomorrow’s health today, we want to hear from you.

CoverMyMeds’ is looking for a Sr Associate, Data Engineer with cloud-centric, Data Reliability / Infrastructure as Code (IaC) experience to join our Data Engineering team that supports our Data Analytics organization. Our ideal candidate will have experience creating cloud infrastructure automations with tools like Python and Terraform and experience working with Databricks in an Azure environment. Of note, our Data Engineering Team is a highly technical group of results driven Engineers, Analysts and Architects focused on providing our internal and external clients with high quality, repeatable and scalable data solutions.  Together with our various business units, the work our Data Engineering team does ultimately helps get more people the medicine they need to live healthier lives. 

Our ideal candidate would be based in our hub city of Columbus, OH, and be able to work a hybrid schedule, but we will consider highly-qualified, fully-remote candidates. We are unable to provide current or future sponsorship for this position.

What You'll Do 

The Sr Associate, Data Engineering will support and expand the data platforms that process, store, and organize the data critical for the Data and Analytics team. This role will participate in the technical strategy and execution to provide trusted, stable, reliable, responsive, and secure solutions and proactively inform business partners on Data & Analytics platform and product health, and problem resolution. The Sr Associate, Data Engineering will work with our Data Systems Analysts and our Analytics and Technology partners to solve business problems and deliver solutions.  This position person will be working on the Internal Data Operations team and be responsible for managing multiple systems related to data marts and analytics solutions.

Position Description

  • Provide production support and troubleshooting for multiple databases and systems responsible for data replication and transformation

  • Assist with migration and implementation of new systems in the cloud

  • Recommend and make improvements to existing systems and processes to improve reliability, security and scalability

  • Write program/code in SQL and / or cloud-based tools such as Snowflake or Databricks to cleanse, apply business logic and standardize the data according to business rules, enabling more effective data governance along with clear and efficient end-user reporting

  • Work with the application development teams to determine data flow in the source system and architect an appropriate flow into the data warehouse

  • Under the guidance of a senior engineer, design and develop solutions and commissions of complex data across systems for McKesson/CoverMyMeds internal and external customers

Skills You’ll Need

  • Bachelor's degree in. Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field

  • Typically has 2+ years of technical and professional experience

  • Strong, hands-on experience as a technologist working with data warehouse solutions, cloud technology, relational databases

  • Experience with 1-2 years for Databricks

  • Database administration and performance optimization for Databricks

  • Experience with cloud data technologies including VMs, Docker/Kubernetes applications, and distributed networks with different operating systems such as Linux and Windows

  • Worked with structured and unstructured data and within batch and real-time data streaming environments

  • Experience supporting Reporting and Analytics, Real time Analytics, Systems Integration, and Data Governance

  • Proficient use of Python for data flows and scripting of administrative tasks

  • Experience working with sensitive data with regularly audited IT General Controls

  • Experience with business-critical applications

  • Experience on large-scale implementation programs

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Snowflake, Qlik Replicate, MSSQL Server are a plus

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; timely communication with clear expectations. An active listener and clear communicator; can lead by influence

  • Ability to find creative solutions to complex problems

  • Exhibit a strong sense of urgency and ownership for task/project completion

  • Highly adept at working collaboratively across multiple business and technical functions to achieve results

Why CoverMyMeds? 

We hire people looking for a career, not just a job. We invest in our employees by providing an exemplary experience through growth and development opportunities and connections with the communities we serve. But don’t take our word for it — we’ve been recognized as a “Best Place to Work” by Glassdoor and a “Best Company to Work For” by Fortune. Our employees have great things to say, too. Check out a few Day in the Life videos to get a feel for what it’s like working here. 

About CoverMyMeds 

CoverMyMeds, part of McKesson Corporation, is a medication access company committed to helping people get the medicine they need to live healthier lives. Through innovation and collaboration, CoverMyMeds’ solutions seamlessly connect the healthcare network to improve medication access; thereby increasing speed to therapy and reducing prescription abandonment. CoverMyMeds’ network includes 75% of electronic health record systems (EHRs), 50,000+ pharmacies, 750,000 providers and most health plans and pharmacy benefit managers. Visit covermymeds.com for more information.  

We are proud to offer a competitive compensation package at McKesson as part of our Total Rewards. This is determined by several factors, including performance, experience and skills, equity, regular job market evaluations, and geographical markets. In addition to base pay, other compensation, such as an annual bonus or long-term incentive opportunities may be offered. For more information regarding benefits at McKesson, please click here.

Our Base Pay Range for this position

$78,500 - $130,900

McKesson is an Equal Opportunity Employer


McKesson provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees and is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age or genetic information. For additional information on McKesson’s full Equal Employment Opportunity policies, visit our Equal Employment Opportunity page.


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