Cerner Interface Engineer

Full Time Reston VA Leidos


Job Description:

Health Growth Solutions (HGS) is our Innovation team that performs Research & Development projects and builds new Leidos differentiated solutions to solve ‘real-world’ problems. The activities we perform include but are not limited to performing Proof of Concepts, Vendor Solution Assessments, building differentiated Leidos solutions and deploying them to pilot customers.

Key Responsibilities include

  • Implementing / configuring interoperability products to connect to Cerner and other EMR / Health Provider systems
  • Building, installing, and configuring product interfaces
  • Facilitating integrating, troubleshooting and resolving system interface issues
  • Supporting testing activity
  • Performing data migrations
  • Supporting build and configuration of data exchange platforms
  • Designing & building solutions to meet requirements
  • Supporting HL7 FHIR integration using APIs and SMART on FHIR applications
  • Configuring cloud native integration services
  • Performing upgrades to and configuring  integration & data exchange platforms
  • Writing ETL program code/logic according to predefined specifications


  • 2+  years experience performing Cerner and other EHR system integrations
  • 3+ years of programming experience and Linux command line experience
  • Background as an Integration / System Engineer


  • Self-motivated and focused on delivering outcomes
  • Resilient with the ability to find innovative ways around against road blocks
  • Can work in an iterative way starting with ambiguity and loosely structured requirements
  • Thrive in fast paced, high change environments
  • Can work independently


  • College Degree in engineering or relevant industry certification. Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • BS degree and / or 5 – 10 years of prior relevant experience

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:

Yes, 75%

Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Job Family:

Systems Engineering

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