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Senior System Engineer

Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Information Technology

Job Description

Our Service Delivery team in CTS has an opening for a Senior System Engineer. As a Senior System Engineer you will be providing administration and focus on Linux. You will be tasked with troubleshooting, investigating problems, and escalating issues. You will provide system implementation, support, monitoring and maintenance of Cerner’s solutions and services. You will also be documenting processes and procedures and providing overall support.
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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.

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Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, CIS, MIS or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience
  • At least 2 years of System Engineering work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 3 years of Linux Administration work experience
  • Basic understanding of datacenter architectures (i.e. Servers, Networking, Storage, Physical hardware, Virtualization)
  • Bash Scripting experience preferred


  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • 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.

Relocation Assistance Available for this Job:

Yes - Domestic/Regional

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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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