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Cerner Interface Engineer II - ITWorks in Virtual New York, New York


Job Title:

Interface Engineer II - ITWorks

Job Description:

As an Interface Engineer II for the ITWorks team, you will implement HL7 data feeds to and from external partners into Cerner Millennium, troubleshoot and correct issues in data feeds into Millennium, and maintain data correctness in the Millennium systems the data feeds into . Along with testing, validation, and troubleshooting, you will also collaborate among and across teams to ensure issues are addressed by the appropriate individuals. You will also build and test interface design and provide interface support during implementation activities and be responsible for configuring Cerner interface and code custom interfaces, installing Cerner interfaces, as well as troubleshooting and resolving complex system interface issues. Finally, you will support interface testing during the life cycle of the project, perform complex data migration and conversion programs and test complex data migration and conversion programs.

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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.

Career Level:

Senior Professional

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

At least 6 years of total combined higher education and related work experience including:

  • At least 1 year of system administration and/or system engineering work experience

  • At least 5 years of higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job including:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience

  • 1 year Interface engineering work experience, Cerner CCL work experience or Cerner Open Port/Open Engine work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 3 years of database architecture work experience

  • At least 3 year of HL7, X12, IHE or comparable interface work experience

  • At least 3 years building FSI interfaces using Open Port and Open Engine

  • CCL scripting experience

  • At least 3 years of Linux command line work experience

  • At least 3 years of programming work experience

  • At least 3 years of Information Technology work experience


  • Must reside within 60 miles of a virtually approved city

  • Travel up to 20% as needed

  • 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


New York

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Virtual New York

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