McKesson Scrum Master - SAP and/or IT Application Development in Irving, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, 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. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson 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.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.

Current Need

We are looking for a Senior SAP Project Manager/SCRUM Master who will be responsible for managing end-to-end implementation of medium to large size enhancements in the Order to Cash Service area supported by various applications and platforms primarily in SAP SD/SCM/BI/HANA and Cloud applications using the SAFe/Agile/Scrum delivery model. Interact with customers on an ongoing basis to provide financial/ project status as well as effectively manage scope changes. Lead delivery teams in completing design, build, testing and integration activities with SAP and non-SAP systems using middleware/EDI/API.

Position Description

  • Oversees/coordinates requirement gathering, design and integration/mapping sessions

  • Conducts final design reviews to ensure design meets the requirements and all stakeholders are aligned with project scope before getting design signoff

  • Oversees/coordinates various aspects of a project or program, interfacing with various areas affected by the project, including stakeholders (internal & external)

  • Oversees/facilitates all aspects of the development/implementation of a project or program involving department or cross-functional teams, & interfacing with all internal/external stakeholders throughout the project or program lifecycle (initiation to close)

  • Monitors & performs control activities (e.g., risk, issue, change, cost, schedule, communication management) for the program or project throughout the specific lifecycle

  • Develops project plans, including but not limited to project scope, objectives, schedules, risk/issue management, change control, effort & cost estimates, resource requirements, budgets, & communications

  • Assesses project issues & develops resolutions and/or mitigation plans to meet productivity, quality, & client-satisfaction goals -Manages the integration of external vendor resources and/or deliverables into the project plan

  • Ensures team commitments are completed on time, with quality and integrate with other components per the release plan/ART trains

  • Facilitates team’s collaboration with Migration, Operations, and Support staff for deployment, knowledge transfer, and early life support

  • Ensures project adherence to McKesson's business unit or project process methodology

Minimum Requirements

  • 8 years experience in designing, building, and implementing business solutions which may include using information technology.

  • Significant experience in project management, requirements definition and/ or deployment of business requirements to information systems.

Critical Skills

  • 5 years of functional/technical SAP and/or IT Application development as with project management experience in SAP SD/BI/HANA

  • 10 years of overall SAP and/or IT application experience in a functional/technical/PM/user role

  • 2 years of Agile project management experience

  • Technical skills for understanding the development, configuration, implementation and support of business solutions

  • Must have experience in integrating SAP with non-SAP systems using middleware/EDI/API

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required to be successful

  • Must have experience in managing multiple priorities in a complex technical environment

  • Must have good understanding of managing project financials

  • Must have good understanding of business processes

  • Must have solid understanding of technical application and data architecture

  • Must have excellent customer facing and soft skills

  • Must demonstrate change leadership skills: ability to effectively manage communication, negotiate successful outcomes, identify risks, engage correct stakeholders, etc.

  • Experience or Knowledge of SAP SD, BW, SCM and HANA are highly desirable

  • Knowledge of Big Data Analytics using Hadoop is highly desirable

  • Experience with ITSM/Agile delivery model is highly desirable

  • Experience with Tier-1 consulting or SAP implementation partners is desirable

  • Experience with SAFe delivery model is desirable

  • Experience in Pharmaceutical or medical industry is desirable

  • Experience with Clarity is desirable

  • Thorough knowledge of project management or building system solutions and/or business applications

  • Six Sigma or other commonly accepted project management processes & methodologies

  • Thorough knowledge of & ability to build & effectively use tools available to track project deliverables

  • Thorough knowledge of document management best practices & suggests ways to improve

  • Working knowledge of IT terms

  • Thorough knowledge of different development lifecycles & appropriate product methodologies

  • Working knowledge of Testing/QA best practices

  • Thorough knowledge of estimation best practices

  • Thorough knowledge of project budget tracking -Thorough knowledge of project coordination within a matrix organization

  • Working knowledge of funding proposals

Education

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

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: Scrum Master - SAP and/or IT Application Development

Location: Texas-Irving

Requisition ID: 18007974

Other Locations: United States-California-San Francisco