McKesson Senior Network Engineer in Munster, Ireland

Empowering healthcare starts with you. At McKesson, whether you work in HR or marketing, finance or public affairs, you're making a difference. You'll spark a chain reaction that results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the nation's leading healthcare services company, we touch virtually every aspect of healthcare. We empower our customers by delivering vital supplies and solutions. And we empower our employees through a supportive environment where opportunity and responsibility grow. Our exceptional leadership team provides the vision and strategy to advance healthcare, so you can feel confident in our direction and your future. At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

Current Need

We are seeking an experienced Network Engineer to join our IT team with in-depth knowledge of the planning, design, implementation and troubleshooting of networked systems to join our Remote Network Implementation Services team.

Position Description

Responsible for operations of a company's internal data communications systems, including LANs and/or WANs. Plans, designs, and implements networked systems, including configurations; supporting/troubleshooting network problems; coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as routers, bridges, concentrators, and switches; project implementation; providing training and assisting with proposal writing. Responsible for project planning, cost analysis and vendor comparisons. May research and evaluate emerging network and communication technology.

Minimum Requirements

6 years experience in the operations of a company’s internal data communications systems, including LANs and/or WANs

Critical Skills -

· A minimum of 6 years of experience deploying Cisco IOS based networking devices within a 24x7 environment. Experience to include routing, switching, wireless.

· LAN Switching – A minimum of 6 years of switching environments including Spanning Tree, 802.1q, etc. Cisco Catalyst 4500/3750/2960, HP 5500 series.

· Excellent communication skills and experience working with internal and external customers as a service provider.

· LAN Physical Connectivity – A minimum of four years experience with Ethernet connectivity.

· Wireless – A minimum of four years experience with deploying wireless network in an Enterprise or Warehouse environment.

· Equipment – have diverse IOS experience required in the design, implementation and troubleshooting on a wide range of datacenter level equipment to include – but not limited to:

  • Routers – ASR, 3900, 7300 Series Routers

  • Cisco Access Switches (3750, 4500, 4900)

  • Wireless – Extreme, Motorola, Cisco, Aruba

Additional Knowledge & Skills

· Proficient project management skills displayed through successful implementations, completing assignments, meeting timelines, and keeping within budget

· WAN Physical Connectivity – Experience with edge router WAN circuit (Ethernet, T3, Multilink,T1) provisioning, configuration and troubleshooting.

· MPLS Topology and Connections - A minimum of four years experience with Telecom managed MPLS deployments. Preference for multi provider deployment experience.

· Routing Protocols – must be proficient with all common routing protocols used in a network environment to include (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP)

· Configuring and troubleshooting QOS for both WAN and LAN networks.

· A minimum of 4 years of experience with debug\trace option commands and their impact on the production environment.

· Monitoring – strong familiarity with SNMP, Netflow, Syslog and packet captures.

· Directly applicable professional certifications are preferred – CCNP, CCDP, CCIE RS

· In depth knowledge of UNIX, Windows networking technologies and deployment methodologies.

Education

4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience

Certifications/Licensure

CNNP, CCDP, CCIE RS certifications viewed favorably

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

We believe you should be rewarded for the important work you do. For that reason, you'll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join our team.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. 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. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with McKesson, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.

At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

As an equal opportunity employer, McKesson Corporation unites the talents and contributions of all to advance the power of healthcare. Learn more about our opportunities at mckesson.com/careers

Minimum Requirements

6 years experience in the operations of a company?s internal data communications systems, including LANs and/or WANs

Critical Skills

Additional Knowledge & Skills

-In-depth knowledge of the planning, design, implementation & troubleshooting of networked systems -In-depth understanding of routing & switching technology -In-depth understanding of TCP/IP -Advanced knowledge & administration of network security components (e.g., firewalls, VPN devices) -Advanced knowledge of design & standards documentation

Education

4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience

Certifications/Licensure

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: Senior Network Engineer

Location: Ireland-Munster-Cork

Requisition ID: 17004143