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System Engineer II

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Information Technology

Job Description

As a System Engineer II, you will design, install, monitor and support technology infrastructures across Cerner applications and servers. You will perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware/OS upgrades and resource optimization. Your end goal is a system built for optimal integrity, recoverability and availability. We are looking for versatile and innovative individuals with experience in a variety of technologies – including but not limited to Linux, Windows, Networking, Batch Scripting, Automation, Database and Virtualization tools.
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Because It's Personal

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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

Additional Information

Virtual Eligible Job Yes
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 6 years total combined completed higher education and related work experience including:
    • 1-year system administration and/or system engineering work experience
    • 5 years completed higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the job
      • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineer or related field
  • 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

Expectations:
  • Currently reside in or be willing to relocate to Kansas City metropolitan area or reside near a major international airport 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 the position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

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.

As of March 31, 2022, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional 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.

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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If you are an individual with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, and need assistance or an accommodation in the recruiting process, please contact us by calling 866-434-1543 or by emailing CernerCareers@cerner.com.

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