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Senior System Engineer

Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Job Description

Senior System Engineers are critical to the successful implementation of Cerner solutions within healthcare environments. In this role, the Senior System Engineer is expected to take a consultative approach to an extensive change process by using relationship building skills to develop trust and rapport with clients. Senior System Engineers will provide system implementation, support, monitoring and maintenance of Cerner’s solutions and services.
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Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems or related Technology field, or equivalent relevant work experience
  • At least 2 years of Information technology work experience or equivalent relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ years of experience with Healthcare Information Technology
  • 3+ years of client facing experience
  • 3 + years of Project Management work experience
  • 7+ years of experience working in a technical capacity with a variety of different systems including both Windows and Linux
  • Experience with ITIL best practices
  • 3+ years managing cloud environments
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills


  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Willingness to travel as needed (0-20%)
  • Willingness to participate in an on call rotation if needed
  • 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 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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