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Site Reliability Engineer

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Development

Job Description

As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will be focused on and improve the reliability of mission critical solutions and platforms for large-scale or critical systems through software development. In this role you will spend time identifying gaps in current technology and processes to recommend system and software improvements, develop software to improve the availability, scalability, performance, stability, security and reliability of the solution or platform. In addition, you have duties to refine and improve monitoring through software development by injecting variable system failures and develop mitigations to prevent impact. The team participates in operational review, incident recovery and post-incident review with appropriate stakeholders, participates in on-call rotation for the operations of the solution or platform and everyone collaborates with development, operations and program management peers to knowledge share and promote best practices.
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Because It's Personal

Time: 2:57

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

Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: Yes - Domestic/Regional

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • At least 6 years total combined higher education and related work experience, including:
    • At least 1 years software engineering work experience
    • At least 5 years higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job; including:
      • Bachelor’s degree in; Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Data Processing and/or in a 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
Preferred Qualifications
  • At least 1 year of Linux Operating System experience
  • At least 1 year of Advanced scripting or development work (Any of the following: Python, Ruby, Go)
  • At least 1 year of Infrastructure as Code work (Any of the following: Chef, Terraform, Ansible)
  • At least 1 year of Monitoring Software/Services (Any of the following: New Relic, Prometheus, Splunk, "Home Grown" services)
  • Nice to have - AWS (Amazon Web Services)
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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