Cerner Senior Virtualization Engineer - Federal Clients in Kansas


Job Title:

Senior Virtualization Engineer - Federal Clients

Job Description:

Are you looking to work with virtualization technologies? CTS is growing and looking to hire a Senior Virtualization Engineer. You would be responsible for the daily, weekly, and monthly activities required to keep virtual infrastructure (hypervisors and management tools) running at peak performance. The Senior Virtualization Engineer needs a strong understanding of core virtualization technologies including VMware vSphere or Microsoft Hyper-V. Basic understanding of other core IT concepts: storage, networking, security, guest operating systems, and general troubleshooting skills is preferred.

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Additional Information:

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. 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, 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 Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, CIS, MIS or related field or equivalent relevant work experience

  • At least 3 years of Information technology work experience

  • 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

  • 3+ years of experience working with virtualization technologies.

  • VMware vSphere installation, troubleshooting, and support experience

  • Microsoft Hyper-V installation, troubleshooting, and support experience

  • VMware Certified Professional – Data Center

  • Participate in problem management reporting, resolution and documentation

  • Manage a queue of problem tickets


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

  • Willing to 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



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Yes - Domestic/Regional


Kansas City

Street Address:

10200 Abilities Way

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Information Technology