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Senior Software Engineer

Kansas City, Missouri, United States


Job Description

Cerner’s Custom Development & Sustainment team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer. You will be responsible for the implementation and completion of custom components, services, tools and integration with Cerner's existing software solutions and ensure that quality applications are developed to meet specified business needs. You will be required to ensure follow-up is completed on action items for technical design reviews and you must have a thorough understanding of requirements and a deep understanding of software engineering domains. Apply today to learn about becoming a Senior Software Engineer with Cerner!
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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 Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or related Technology field, or equivalent relevant work experience
  • At least 3 years of software engineering experience
  • At least 3 years of SQL experience
  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Cerner Command Language (CCL)
  • Knowledge of Cerner Millennium data model
  • Knowledge of Cerner software solutions
  • At least one year of client-facing experience


  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Willing to travel 0-20% of the time

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S.-based positions with Cerner must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. The client contract also requires receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for the 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

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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