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Senior System Engineer

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Information Technology

Job Description

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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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


Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems or related field, or equivalent work experience

  • At least 2 years’ experience of system engineering work

  • At least 3 years of experience with Linux administration

  • At least 2 years’ experience in Bash/Shell Scripting

Preferred Qualifications :

  • At least 3 years of experience of troubleshooting complex network/infrastructure problems

  • Basic understanding of datacenter architectures (i.e. Servers, Networking, Storage, Physical hardware, Virtualization)

  • Working knowledge of Network Monitoring Solutions: NetScout, OpenNMS, HPNA (or similar)

  • Familiar with the following languages/technologies/solutions: Chef, Docker, Kubernetes, Ruby, Python, Bash/Shell, GitHub, Jira


  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations, and to cover an on-call rotation.

  • 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

Additional Information

All employees must be legally authorized to work in the country where the position is located. Work visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Relocation Assistance Available for this Job:

Yes - Domestic/Regional

Virtual Eligible Job


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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