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Senior Engagement Owner

North Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Project Administration & Management

Job Description

As a Senior Engagement Owner on the Department of Defense (DoD) team, you will have the opportunity to grow with the world’s largest Healthcare IT company. You will cultivate external client relationships to achieve business objectives, direct and support a team of associates responsible for client project deliverables, and influence and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to establish and execute project objectives. You will create and maintain project plans and deadlines based on contractual commitments. In addition, you will manage project resources, financials, and scope according to the contract. You will manage risks for your respective project and escalate as appropriate. Join us in improving and transforming health care for our veteran’s, service members, and their families
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Because It's Personal

Time: 2:57

Client Services

Working directly with our clients is one of the most impactful careers you will find. Whether your background is in health care, business or technology you can help transform the quality of care for all of us.

About Client Services

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, relevant work experience
  • At least 5 years of project management work experience or health care information technology (HCIT) consulting work experience or successful completion of Cerner's Engagement Owner Development Program
  • At least 1 year experience Financial management work experience
  • Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen
Preferred Qualifications
  • Federal or government experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification OR Project Management Institute (PMI) certification
  • Health care information technology (HCIT) consulting or support work experience
  • Exposure to/familiarity with MS Suite, PeopleSoft, and Tableau
  • Experience creating and maintaining project/mitigation plans
Expectations
  • Willing to travel up to 80% as needed
  • Currently reside in or be willing to relocate to the Kansas City metropolitan area, or live in a virtually approved city
  • 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
  • At least 3 years of project management work experience OR successful completion of Cerner’s Engagement Owner Development Program
  • 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:

No

Virtual Eligible Job

Yes

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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