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Senior Software Engineer

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Development

Job Description

The Software Engineer is assigned to a specific software solution and is responsible for writing and configuring code to meet user interface specifications for new and upgraded solutions. This role participates in full development life cycle including defining needs of client, providing input for functional design, testing, troubleshooting, and documenting software solutions. The responsibilities include implementing design by utilizing development languages and tools per design specs., diagnosing and troubleshooting problems and provides support as necessary and understanding industry best practices for user interface development. Furthermore, the software engineer develops and executes Test plans (unit testing), ensures the code is scalable and meets performance requirements through performance tuning, documents and utilizes sound software development practices and communicates effectively and efficiently with internal and external clients / teams. The successful candidate will also perform low-level design, routinely review the solution and makes aesthetic improvements and understands dependencies and how individual contributions impact larger vision picture. Senior software engineers on this team will also participate in project related sessions such as code reviews and project status meetings, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets. Takes appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of role and follow organizational defined code management processes. Lastly, senior software engineers mentor and shares knowledge, work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures. Understands personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, takes appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of role follows Cerner policies, upholds professional standards, and performs all work in a manner respectful of others and takes an activate part in driving their Professional Development Plan (PDP) and career development.

Working Environment

Hybrid or Remote

This position offers a Hybrid or Remote working environment. Meaning if you live within a metro area of a Cerner office, you will split working time between a Cerner office and remote. If you are not within a metro area of a Cerner office, you can live and work in your current geographical location and work primarily remote. #LI-Hybrid #Remote

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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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Additional Information

Working Environment Hybrid or Remote
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems or Information Technology
  • At least 6 years of total combined related work experience and completed higher education
  • At least 1 year of software engineering work experience
  • At least 5 years of additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job and/or completed higher education

Expectations

  • 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

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, covid-19 vaccination, 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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