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Senior System Architect

Chantilly, Virginia, United States

Information Technology

Job Description

AbleVets, a Cerner company, provides healthcare information technology services and resources to help the VA and DoD improve the lives of the people they serve. As the Senior System Architect, you will determine the architectural design and strategy of Cerner’s solutions as it relates to system maintenance, upgrades, and performance. You will design, consult, manage projects and perform any troubleshooting needed. You will also provide mentorship, guidance and leadership to team members.
  • Determine systems architectural strategy
  • Lead technical support strategies
  • Develop and implement techniques to improve system performance
  • Implement and maintain technical architectures, frameworks, enhancements and strategies
  • Manage the relationship with support teams and act as point of contact for support escalations
  • Diagnose, analyze, and troubleshoot complex technical problems to resolve issues
  • Mentor and lead junior members of team
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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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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, CIS, MIS or related field or equivalent relevant work experience.

  • At least 7 years of system administration or engineering work 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 

  • At least 5 years of Operations System work experience

  • At least 5 years of Oracle Enterprise Linux work experience

  • At least 5 years of VMware work experience

Expectations

  • Willing to travel up to 20% as needed

  • Must be residing in or willing to relocate to Arlington, VA

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:

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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