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System Engineer II - MCH

Odessa, Texas, United States

Information Technology

Job Description

Medical Center Hospital (MCH) and Cerner have a highly aligned mission, vision, and values which makes an opportunity to join the team an ideal role for anyone looking to blend a career in healthcare IT with onsite support at a client. The future is bright for MCH with continued expansion, renovation, and progress. Come be a part of our team!

As a System Engineer II, you will provide system implementation, support, monitoring, and maintenance of Cerner’s solutions and services onsite at MCH. Perform daily system operations tasks to verify system integrity and availability and perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware/OS upgrades, and resource optimization. Your role also includes implementing monitoring for applications and servers, and responding to alarms in a timely manner, preventing client impact and performance degradation. Also, deploy physical and virtual servers, complete assigned incident management tasks, and deploy, set up, and maintain testing environments. You will also provide tier III support per service request.

Medical Center Hospital (MCH) has provided care to the Permian Basin for 70 years in the city of Odessa and surrounding counties. MCH has grown into a 402-bed Level II Trauma Center with over 2,500 employees and 350 physicians. The city offers a myriad of activities, mild four seasons, and a charming small-town feel close to many destinations.
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Additional Information

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


Basic Qualifications
  • At least 6 years total combined related work experience and completed higher education including:
    • At least 1 year of system administration and/or system engineering work experience
    • At least 5 years additional work experience and/or higher education directly related to the duties of the job including:
      • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or related field; or equivalent relevant work experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • At least 1 year of experience as a system engineer
  • At least 1 year of experience in a healthcare IT setting
  • Must live in or around the Odessa, Texas area or near a virtual approved city (near a major airport)
  • Ability to lift up to 20 lbs., i.e. server, network equipment
  • 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 Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this 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.

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