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Data Engineer II - Data onboarding

Paddington Central, London, United Kingdom

Information Technology

Job Description

Cerner’s Population Health Practice is a new, exciting part of our organisation transforming the way care is managed and delivered, using technology to underpin the management of population health across geographies. We’re changing how people think about health and care and we have passion for new ideas that are changing the world by the minute. Within Population Health Practice, the Data Onboarding team is responsible for integrating patient data from disparate EPRs into a standards-based, vendor neutral platform for use in applications that used in all health and care settings.

As an Data/Interface Engineer II, you will be a key member of the Population Health Europe team and a subject matter expert on healthcare data integration. You will be the primary point of contact for the Client team extracting and loading data from their systems and a key contributor for large scale and complex projects. Your role will include coaching our clients towards the use of the recommended standards for data extraction, guiding them into setting up the data feeds, and ensuring consistency in design across clients.

If you’re out to change the world in ways that matter, we want to hear from you. As a Cerner Associate you will be joining an inclusive, diverse, social, and innovative workplace that has a strong emphasis on developing talent and promotion from within. You will be rewarded for you hard work with a competitive salary and a host of additional benefits including generous insurance and pension plans, season ticket loan scheme, active lifestyle reimbursements and cycle to work programs. We are happy to consider flexible working options for many of our jobs, and will always work with you to keep your work life and home life balanced.
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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.

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Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering or related field, OR 4 years related work experience Plus:
  • 2 years additional higher education or relevant work experience including
    • 1 year of system administration and/or system engineering work experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • SQL and relational database knowledge/experience
  • At least 3 years of experience working with database architectures
  • At least 1 year working with FHIR, HL7, X12, IHE or comparable interface work experience
  • At least 3 years of experience with Linux command line
  • At least 3 years of programming experience
  • Willing to travel 40% of the time
  • 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
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

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.

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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