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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 seeking a Machine Learning Engineer to join our team in Irving, TX .
The Enterprise Analytics Data Science team is seeking a Machine Learning Engineer to support scaling and deployment of machine learning initiatives. We operate like a start-up and are looking for a candidate that is passionate about building data-driven solutions to improve healthcare and drive business value.
Develop, design, build, and oversee data science solutions to provide predictive insights that further McKesson's vision to improve care in every setting -- one product, one partner, one patient at a time.
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team members; Manage business stakeholder relationships to drive action and value from data science insights.
Provide analytics leadership; conduct methodology and code reviews; utilize industry and academic resources to continuously learn and contribute to a growing knowledge base of data science best practices.
Develop comprehensive understanding of McKesson's data environment to design data strategy for use in machine learning models; analyze complex health, business transaction, and supply chain datasets
Understand problems from the business point of view, build and execute solid analytics work plans, gather and organize large and complex data assets, perform relevant analyses (data exploration and statistical modeling), automate work streams, foster teamwork in interactions, develop client relationships with business stakeholders, and communicate hypotheses and findings in a structured way.
Communicate results; develop and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, partners and internal clients.
Degree or equivalent and typically requires 4+ years of relevant experience.
Expert level experience in a programming language: e.g. Java, C/C++ or a scripting language: e.g. Perl, Python.
Experience scaling and deploying machine learning models
Experience with cloud computing data platforms: e.g. Azure, GCP, AWS
Experience with distributed computing: e.g. Spark
Experience with Linux
Experience in core analytics methods (one or more of the following): Statistics (t-tests, Poisson process), Segmentation and clustering techniques, predictive modeling: e.g. logistic regression, linear regression, Time Series analysis: e.g. ARIMA, Machine learning methods: e.g. Random Forest, ensemble model techniques, SVM, Optimization: e.g. linear programming
Experience in SQL, relational databases: e.g. Snowflake, HANA, Microsoft SQL
Familiarity with a data visualization tool: e.g. Tableau, Power BI
Experience with Docker/Kubernetes preferred
Additional Knowledge and Skills
Ability to process and synthesize complex data.
Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, delivering impactful solutions and presenting work in a concise and thoughtful manner.
Bachelor of Science with 6 years' work experience, or Master of Science degree with 3 years' work experience or PhD, with relevant experience in machine learning; and software engineering, architecture and design is required. The degree should be in computer science, applied mathematics, operation research or machine learning.
General Office Demands
Must be authorized to work in the US .
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 McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . 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.