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Senior Cognos Business Intelligence Developer

McKesson • Atlanta, GA

Posted 12 days ago

Job Snapshot

Healthcare - Health Services, Pharmaceutical
Information Technology


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Job Description

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. McKesson Connected Care & Analytics enables our customer organizations to improve patient outcomes through better care coordination, collaboration and management while making sustainable performance improvements that drive financial health. Our expertise in connected care,population health, risk management, healthcare analyticsand demand forecasting can help you deliver care in the right setting and develop and maintain a thriving business, even in our rapidly evolving industry. RelayHealth®, an independent business unit within the McKesson Connected Care & Analytics family, is a key component of this strategy and expertise; enabling the trusted exchange of clinical, financial and administrative information between patients, providers, payers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers and government agencies. The net result helps provide: improved care, faster access, lower costs and enhanced bottom lines.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need

McKesson's RelayHealth Pharmacy division has an opening for a Sr. Business Intelligence Developer in our Atlanta, GA North Druid Hills office.

  • Help guide the team to improve and develop new dashboards and scorecards

  • Will serve as technical project lead on most projects (1-2 developers)

  • Mentor and provide guidance to less experienced personnel

  • Develop and document detailed designs based on requirements in a business intelligence/data warehouse environment

  • Work closely with Business Analysts, Product Managers, and end users to understand business rules and interpret data

  • Manage report Security & Distribution by working with Data Source owners who will authorize what groups or individual can access data

  • HIPAA compliance filtering, which limit report users to only what is required for their job or role

  • Troubleshooting and problem solving for production issues and end user inquiries

  • Set up and configure new customers

Minimum Requirements

4+ years experience in software engineering

Critical Skills

  • 5 years experience with IBM Cognos version 8 or higher
  • 2 years experience building complex dashboards or scorecards
  • 2 years experience on a Linux or Unix operating system
  • 2 years experience installing, patching, performing admin activities, or monitoring user security with IBM Cognos
  • 1 year experience working with IBM Cognos' Software Development Kit or 3 years experience using Java

Additional Experience

  • Experience with Cognos tools such as Report Studio, Query Studio, Analysis Studio, Cognos Workspace Advanced and Cognos Connection

  • Data modeling experience using Framework Manager

  • Strong technical, SQL, analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving abilities

  • Experience analyzing data and interpreting results

  • Experience in writing Oracle PL/SQL is a plus

  • Experience working in an open source environment (Oracle, Red Hat Linux, OpenLDAP)

  • Experience working with the IBM Cognos Java SDK is a plus

  • Familiarity with Perl, Java, JavaScript, ETL, and Shell Scripting is a plus

  • Ability to establish effective working relationships and contribute in a team environment

  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • The ideal candidate should be a highly motivated self-starter


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 missionwhatever 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 companyand 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.

Job Specifics

Grade: 505 Job Family Title: Software Engineer (Appls) 3

Job Requirements

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Job ID: 16008982
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