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Lead Technical Engagement Leader

Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Information Technology

Job Description

The Technology Improvement team is hiring for a Lead Technical Engagement Leader. The Technology Improvement team applies our problem management process to client incidents, to optimize each of the technology stacks that are used in the client environments. The Tech Improvement team's overall mission is to be a trusted partner in providing the most reliable, highest performing and cost effective delivery of technology services for healthcare.

This role requires strong hands on technical experience along with strong project management experience. In addition you will be working with directly with clients on their client hosted solutions. You will be using your Project and Production Management skills to coordinate events with both clients and other Cerner teams. You will be managing ongoing tasks from technology roadmaps, domain strategies to new solution implementations, technical currency upgrades, software/solution upgrades, security patching, etc. This position is for a Technical Engagement Leader so in addition to the Project Management requirements, it also requires a strong technical background and understanding as well as experience with Jira and Microsoft Office applications. You will manage multiple projects simultaneously while working across multiple team environments and time zones.

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Engineering & Technology

Innovation occurs everywhere but maybe you are also looking for a purpose. Nothing is more impactful than improving the health of others. Develop cutting edge technologies that have real meaning.

About Engineering & Technology


While caregivers are overseeing the health and well-being of patients, who’s overseeing the complex client systems they depend upon? That would be CernerWorks, an organization that hosts, manages, and monitors client systems for health care providers around the world.

About CernerWorks


Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems or related Technology field, or equivalent relevant work experience
  • At least 5 years of Project Management work experience
  • At least 7 years of Information technology work experience or equivalent relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • 3+ years of client facing experience
  • 5+ years of experience working in a technical capacity with a variety of different systems including both Windows and Linux
  • Experience with ITIL best practices


  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Willingness to travel as needed (0-20%)
  • Willingness to participate in an on call rotation if needed
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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