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Senior Configuration Consultant

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Job Description

Cerner is looking for a Senior Configuration Consultant to join our team! As a Senior Configuration Consultant you manage and monitor overall configuration strategy and project schedule for team. You direct incoming work requests, assigning team members to work based on resource capacity; drive tools development, troubleshooting, and compliance across team; and analyze complex data to determine configuration readiness. You also provide domain, implementation approach, and workflow design expertise and assist with complex system configurations and testing as necessary; drive complex issue resolution and escalation management; collaborate with internal stakeholders to determine process, methodology updates, and resulting project impacts; and drive process improvement opportunities and efficiencies.
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Additional Information

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


Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 8 years of total combined higher education and related work experience including:
    • At least 2 years of application or system configuration, healthcare information technology (HCIT) consulting, HCIT support or other client-facing or HCIT solution work experience
    • At least 6 years of higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job
  • 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
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Willing to travel up to 20% as needed
  • Must currently reside or be willing to relocate to the Kansas City metro area
  • 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
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.

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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