Senior Network Engineer in Kansas City, KS

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Less than 5 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

Job Description

The Senior Network Engineer on the Infrastructure Engineering team will design, support, install and maintain Cerner's internal network infrastructure, related technologies and equipment. We are looking for a team member with a strong understanding of Cisco switching/routing, WAN and knowledge of networking concepts and will be responsible for operating, growing and maintaining IOS, IOS-XR and the latest application centric infrastructure. In addition to Cisco switching and routing, the engineer will operate and maintain adjunct platforms supporting load balancing and security functions within the data center environment.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in CIS, MIS, Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience
  • At least 3 years of network engineering work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Cisco Certifications (CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, CCDP, etc)
  • At least 2 years of work experience with network protocols across local area networks
  • At least 5 years with network IP routing protocols (IGRP, EIGRP, BGP, MPLS, OSPF)
  • At least 5 years of experience with IOS, IOS-XR
  • At least 5 years of experience with high availability and performance of the data center networks


  • 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