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Associate Senior Operations Database Administrator

Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Information Technology

Job Description

Join a dynamic community of database administrators. You will be an important member of a team that manages one of the largest databases in the world. We are hiring for an Associate Senior Operations Database Administrator’s to maintain and support databases to provide structurally sound and secure data throughout solutions. You will perform database tuning, performance monitoring, and capacity management. In addition to, triage and troubleshoot database alerts and issues, identify root cause, and implement corrective action. Our DBA's also monitor and maintain database replication, and maintain database backups, and apply database software updates and stand-alone hotfixes to client environments.
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Cerner Technical Jobs and Careers

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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

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position
  • Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Mathematics, Electronics, Computer Software, Operational Research, Computer System Engineering, Computer Science or related field or equivalent relevant work experience
  • System administration or engineering work experience at least 2 years
  • Operating systems (OS) and RDBMS technologies work experience at least 1 year
  • Database management work experience at least 1 year

Preferred Qualifications
  • 3+ years of Oracle support
  • Familiarity with Rail, Linux support
Expectations
  • Willing to work on call shifts as needed
  • 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:

No

Virtual Eligible Job

No

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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If you are an individual with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, and need assistance or an accommodation in the recruiting process, please contact us by calling 866-434-1543 or by emailing HRServiceCenter@cerner.com.

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