Vice President, Digital Assets and Integration

January 20, 2021
Irving, Texas
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About Us

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The Role

The Vice President, Digital Assets & Integration is responsible for integration and data assets across the enterprise for all application solutions, commercial/customer experience platforms, digital technologies (automation, data/integration, devops), experience related solutions and services. The VP will play a role in operationalizing data, APIs and Microservices which enable analytical insights and solution delivery. This leader will support the integration between people, processes, and products.

Establish architecture clarity as it aligns to enabling greater business value

Prioritize initiatives and projects for bridging integration and digital assets

Establish and maintain governance around data assets and integration strategies providing transparency and visibility into the movement, location and access to enterprise data assets

Lead alignment of analytics portals to build broader access to McKesson value/data

Ensure daily operations run efficiently and effectively by assuming primary responsibility for the integration of company’s digital solutions

Lead the technical architecture, design, gap analysis, development, deployment and onboarding of new digital platforms

Formulate counter measures for gaps, both strategic and operational

Define and implement a modern application integration layer which to enable processes to seamlessly flow across systems

Establish an effective enterprise architecture governance process to enable agility and speed of delivery while ensuring adherence to architecture tenets, operational excellence and security standards

Improve digital assets cross-functional content collaboration abilities for easy distribution and delivery

Responsible for defining information architectures, taxonomies, metadata schema, controlled vocabularies and other data management techniques

Leverage platform and cloud enablement to scale and improve integration operations

Influences and contributes to the overall corporate platform architecture, strategy and technology roadmap

This person will establish enterprise data distribution & integration standards and drive design, development, delivery, post-production maintenance & governance of data and exposing datasets on McKesson’s enterprise platforms

Establish, drive and lead end-to-end enterprise data platform standards, including data integration, data security and data governance with high availability, scalability and reliability

Develop solutions and implementation plans, ensure all standards, upgrades are met, managed within budget and aligned to technology deliverables appropriately

Manage deployment and inventory of end-user devices; oversee software distribution for desktops for both international and domestic offices; develop testing platforms and procedures in support of production releases

Establish and meet the annual budget for organization

Gain accuracy in forecasts & deliver projects on time and on budget, ensure ROI is in place and realized for every project approved

Manage vendor relationships and oversee contracts to procure resources and technology solutions to meet the company’s strategic objectives

Maintains strong vendor relationships to keep apprised of new products, versions and releases


Minimum Requirements

Proven track record of managing cross platform digital projects with large groups of distributed stakeholders and project team members

Strong knowledge of all phases of digital solutioning from concept to information architecture to design, development, and QA

Extensive knowledge of the asset lifecycle, taxonomy models and distribution practices

Extensive experience in data warehousing, business intelligence, master data and integration engineering

Progressive IT leadership experience across strategy development, transformation, strategy execution, and financial management

Successful experience leading significant change in complex, matrixed and regulated organizations

Demonstrated ability to modernize technology, establish successful integration patterns and use emerging technologies to address opportunities to grow the business in an organization with diversified and competing business needs

Critical Skills

Experience in developing business cases (quantitative and qualitative) to support strategic business initiatives

Experience leading and using conceptual and innovative thinking (i.e., identifying new/different technology-based solutions) to solve user issues


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Management Information Systems, or related field

Physical Requirements

Must have ability to travel up to 25% of the time

Interested candidates should contact Kate Burroughs at

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