Cerner Senior Security Operator in Kansas City, Missouri


Job Title:

Senior Security Operator

Job Description:

The goal of Cerner Corporation’s Security Operations Center (SOC) is to consistently monitor and respond for security and safety issues that may potentially affect Cerner’s associates, clients, guests, facilities and/or assets. Providing timely response to life safety issues, security incidents and calls for service is the priority. The Security Operator will play an integral role in observing and monitoring multiple applications, facility access control and surveillance systems for all Cerner campuses. The Security Operator will also be responsible for identifying risks recognized using those systems and for taking the correct course of action.

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Job Function :

Corporate Operations

Street Address:

2800 Rockcreek Pkwy

Additional Information:

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:

Entry Level/ Junior Professional


Kansas City

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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Desired Skills

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Ability to manage radio dispatching needs for multiple campuses

  • Ability to answer phone calls and assist the needs of the caller

  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing

  • Ability to utilize rapid and effective judgement in responding to emergency situations

  • Ability to stay calm and professional in high stress situations

  • Ability to sit and monitor cameras and systems for extended periods of time

  • Ability to investigate and assess information effectively

  • Ability to create documentation and reports for security incidents

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite

  • Ability to work overtime and/or irregular hours as needed, including holidays

Basic Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • At least 1 year of experience in security

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in General Studies

  • Previous employment with a dispatch center managing emergency calls



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