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Software Engineer I

Kansas City, Missouri, United States


Job Description

Cerner is looking to add a Software Engineer I to our Medication Decision Support development team within the Clinical Products organization. The team provides Java services to assist in the medication ordering process. Medication decision support is defined as providing clinicians with information to help them make informed decisions concerning medications. These decisions often surround the ordering process, such as alerting (drug interaction checking and dose range checking), reference information, and clinically relevant ordering details content. As Software Engineer I, you will: Write code, test, and debug new software Make enhancements to existing software from clear requirements Participate in code reviews and identify basic issues or deviations from best practices Develop knowledge of assigned solution, technologies, development processes, and ecosystem

Working Environment

Hybrid & Onsite: No Relocation Assistance Offered

This position offers a Hybrid & Onsite working environment. Meaning you will split working time between a Cerner office or client site and remote. If your current geographical location requires relocating, Cerner will not offer relocation assistance to the specified location. #LI-Hybrid

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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 Hybrid & Onsite: No Relocation Assistance Offered
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No


Basic Qualifications
  • At least 4 years total combined completed higher education and related work experience, including:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering, or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Java, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, and SQL required. Knowledge of CPOE and Pharmacy medication ordering workflows a plus.

  • 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 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.

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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