Cerner System Engineer - Cox Health in Missouri


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System Engineer - Cox Health

Job Description:

As a System Engineer with Cerner ITWorks at CoxHealth, you will serve in a technical capacity in multiple domain areas, providing system implementation, support, monitoring, and maintenance of solutions and services. You will be responsible for providing a high level of performance, integrity, and security for infrastructure systems.

In this role, you will perform daily system operations tasks to verify system integrity and availability as well as perform ongoing performance tuning, system upgrades and resource optimization. You will implement monitoring for servers and systems and respond to alarms to prevent or resolve impacts to production systems. You will manage change and project activities while communicating with impacted stakeholders. You will also develop and deploy automation tools to optimize daily activities and complete assigned incident management tasks. Additionally, you will also be involved in testing activities, and providing tier 3 and other support for systems under your responsibility.

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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, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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Company Overview:

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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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience

  • At least 1 year of system engineering work experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Windows server operating systems

  • Experience or understanding of Microsoft infrastructure technologies(Active Directory, Group Policy, etc.)

  • Experience with server virtualization solutions (VMware, Citrix, Hyper-V)

  • Experience troubleshooting software and hardware issues

  • Basic understanding of networking

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with non-Windows operating systems (Linux, UNIX)

  • Experience with Cisco UCS hardware

  • Experience with enterprise storage systems (SAN and NAS)

  • Experience with enterprise backup and data protection systems

  • Experience with desktop virtualization

  • Experience with Microsoft SQL

  • Experience with monitoring systems such as Zabbix, SolarWinds, ManageEngine

  • Experience with Microsoft PowerShell and automating routine tasks


  • Willing to work overtime or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations.

  • Willing to participate in on-call rotation.

  • May be required to lift up to 20 lbs., i.e. server, network equipment.

  • Must live in or be willing to reside in the Springfield, MO area.



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