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McKesson Corporation is a Fortune 8 company and is one of the largest providers of healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, medical & pharmaceutical supplies, healthcare technology, community oncology and specialty care in the United States with revenues of $231 billion in 2020. The company was founded in 1833 by John McKesson and Charles Olcott in New York with a focus on importing and wholesaling pharmaceutical products. United by our ICARE shared principles, McKesson's 80,000 employees work together every day to make better care possible around the globe - one product, one partner, one patient at a time.
We are searching for a Sr. Network Engineering Manager in our Irving, TX office that is well versed in networking technologies and leading a technical team of dedicated engineers to provide solutions to our various business units and customers.
As a Sr. Network Engineering Manager, this individual will accomplish results through the management of professionals and integrates subject matter and industry expertise within a defined area. We are seeking a technically strong person who is eager to manage a team. Ideally, you will have mentored and managed a small team in the past, and you have passion for production support of technology. This is a dynamic, highly diverse team, and we are passionate about embodying a culture of positivity.
Provide management and guidance to the Network engineering and operations staff, focus on the implementation of new and enhanced networks across thousands of locations, high availability and quick resolution of the services delivered. This position has responsibility for all support aspects of McKesson's Enterprise Networks, including integration with Cloud providers, 3rd party providers, and managing a local team. Maintain, close liaison with various operational, project, development, vendor, and product teams, ensure ongoing service and support can be maintained to defined service levels.
Manages Enterprise Network engineering and Managed Service Provider Operations team
Provides technical oversight across systems and architectures.
Provides a holistic view of the production environment for both technology and business management, working closely as a trusted partner for senior business heads.
Provides guidance on feedback reviews ensuring outstanding issues are tracked to closure, particularly long-term strategic fixes.
Performs controlled resolution of incidents and problems including prioritization and escalation to relevant groups when appropriate, root cause analysis of all problems with follow-through to resolution.
Consults with the primary stakeholders of the business units in conjunction with development managers to understand the strategic objectives.
Requires awareness of audit and compliance related issues.
Contributes to formulation of strategies for network growth and stability.
Champion initiatives to enable network high availability for Business-As-Usual which includes monitoring, failover, and resiliency
Ability to handle incidents, problems and change at a global enterprise level.
Responsible for delivery of end results and shares responsibility for budget management which directly impacts
Network Operations; accountable for resource planning.
Manages customer satisfaction requirements of operational procedures to achieve a suitable outcome for all stakeholders
Exhibits sound and comprehensive communication and diplomacy skills to exchange complex information with inherent confidence with operations and technology partners on a regional or global basis.
Focus on people development, evaluating subordinates' performance and making decisions on pay increases, hiring, terminations and other personnel actions.
Performs other duties and functions as assigned
Degree or equivalent experience. Typically requires 9+ years of professional experience and 1+ years of supervisory and/or management experience.
Fundamentals of Networking and demonstrated experience supporting very large-scale network environments.
Experience using call/ticketing software
Moderate level understanding of TCPIP routing and switching, along with network design best practices
Moderate level understanding of BGP, OSPF, Network Security, Switching topologies, and Cloud networking.
Ability to interface with business areas and effectively translate business needs into technology-based business solutions.
Strong customer service orientation.
Ability to keep abreast of new technological and or/procedural developments and demonstrate knowledge and expertise with software tools and an ability to evaluate solutions.
Additional Knowledge and Skills
Strong leadership, planning and project management skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to deal with and resolve ambiguity.
Demonstrated experience with mentoring and experience in people management.
Senior stakeholder management experience.
The ideal candidate is a self-starter.
Able to work within a team of technical resources.
Experience writing technical specifications is preferred.
4-year Degree or equivalent experience
General Office Demands
Must be authorized to work in the US . Sponsorship is not available for this position.
We take pride in our culture of connection and believe in a workplace where everyone can be their full, authentic self. We welcome and encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities and others with diverse perspectives to join our growing team. Your unique perspective and experience are valuable assets that can translate into a rewarding career path with us. Apply to join our team and help shape the future of healthcare!
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 [email protected] . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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.