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Software Engineer IV

Virtual Missouri, Missouri, United States


Job Description

Cerner continues to grow, and our Longitudinal health record team is hiring a Software Engineer IV to join the team. As a Software Engineer IV, you will have the opportunity to lead the architecture, development, and maintenance of a solution or platform; proactively identify gaps in the existing infrastructure and development process, acting as a catalyst for change for greater system and solution efficiency; and provide direction in architecture discussions, design sessions and code reviews on functional correctness, architectural maintainability, and performance. You will also leverage deep technical and solution expertise to create clear, well-constructed technical designs of large scope and code for high-risk projects that have solution dependencies within and outside the current team. Finally, you will iterate with strategy and operations organizations to maintain solution vision and promote engineering culture and values across the organization and Cerner. Apply today to learn more

Working Environment


This position offers a Remote working environment. Meaning you can live and work in your current geographical location and work primarily remote. There could be times you will be requested to travel and/or visit a Cerner office or client site. #Remote

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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.

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Additional Information

Working Environment REMOTE
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No


Basic Qualifications
  • 9 years total combined related work experience and completed higher education, including:
    • 3 years software engineering work experience
    • 6 years additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job and/or completed higher education, including:
      • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology, related field, or equivalent, relevant work experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's degree
  • Experience with Java development
  • Experience with big data processing technologies like Apache Hadoop, Kafka, HDFS, HBase, Hive, etc.
  • Experience building high-performance and scalable distributed systems
  • Experience developing and deploying solutions on a Cloud platform such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience developing RESTful web services
  • Knowledge of DevOps and CI/CD principles
  • 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
  • Must currently reside within 60 miles of a virtually approved city

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 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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