Dallas, Texas

McKesson's Director of Data Engineering leads a high performing team to provide data engineering support on data modernization to cloud for solutions . They 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.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Provide talent management over core data engineering expertise
  • Reduce data redundancy in workloads and solution architecture
  • Enable key capabilities through ELT or replication needs
  • Provide stable and scalable solutions for application teams to persist data
  • Handle 3rd party data integration and security
  • Identify outsourcing support opportunities to reduce costs

Minimum Requirements
  • 12+ years experience of professional experience in related IT field with 4+ years experience in leadership, planning and communication roles.

Critical Skills
  • Proven ability to manage software architecture beyond the tooling landscape to future proof our intellectual property over multiple years
  • 2 + years of leading Data architecture review and driving near term and long-term decision making
  • 1 year 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
  • 2+ years of experience managing secure data related to PII, PHI, and HIPAA regulations

Additional Experience
  • 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

  • Degree or equivalent experience

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.

McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.

Current employees must apply through the internal career site.

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Dallas, Texas

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