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Senior System Engineer

Paddington Central, London, United Kingdom


Job Description

Cerner’s mission is to relentlessly seek breakthrough innovation that will shape health care of tomorrow. As a Senior System Engineer, in our Support Services team in London, you will play a key role in the troubleshooting and the tasks you perform will help businesses be more efficient and provide a better service to our clients.

Support Services is a team dedicated to ensure the optimal performance of Cerner Millennium applications through 24x7x365 proactive monitoring, management and quick problem resolution. The Support Services team stands ready to provide direct and continuous support for the day-to-day operational management of Cerner applications.

As a Senior System Engineer, you will design, install, monitor and support technology infrastructures across Cerner applications and servers. Your end goal is a system built for optimal performance, recoverability and availability. We are looking for versatile and innovative individuals with experience in a variety of technologies – including but not limited to Linux, Windows, Networking, Batch Scripting, Automation, Database and Virtualization tools.

This role requires prioritization of work based on severity and urgency balancing client and business needs whilst meeting the KPIs and Service standards. Whilst collaborating among other teams to ensure issues are addressed by the appropriate individuals.

Joining a friendly, multi-cultural team, supporting different solutions and willing to share knowledge across several applications, providing a better service to our clients.

Cerner is a place where everyone can grow – we encourage an environment of openness and innovation to push the boundaries of care and treatment well beyond today.

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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 or Management Information Systems or related field, or relevant equivalent work experience
•At least 2 years of System Engineering Work Experience

Preferred Qualifications:
•Basic knowledge of SQL or CCL for those with Cerner experience
•Knows the basic admin Linux commands
• Training or understanding of C++
•Understanding with Java and HTTP processing
•Network understanding on TCP/IP Socket based communication

•Provide on call support on rotation basis

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:


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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.
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

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