Senior Director, Cerner Government Services
Cerner Government Services leadership team continues to grow rapidly as we have expanded our federal client partnerships. In this capacity you will be responsible for the overall leadership, delivery, and growth of strategic agency engaged directly with FEHRM, DOD and VA. This is a very large $200M+ portfolio of systems, integration, value realization and growth prospects. Additionally, a focus on retaining and driving client satisfaction. You will provide strategic vision and establish and maintain key partnerships while also networking across organizations and multiple lines of business and regions to drive initiatives, strategies, issue resolutions, and alignment. You will provide executive oversight of large, complex scale project implementations and/or client conversions and utilize technical programming knowledge or domain expertise to overcome project roadblocks for on-time delivery, obtain requirements, evaluate and determine objectives, goals, and scope of multiple complex system or solution projects. You will have direct people leadership and management responsibility: including recruiting, developing and retaining leadership across the portfolio. Driving large scale initiatives across organizations, manage priorities and conflicts and cabinet level interactions is also required.
The ideal candidate will have robust executive level leadership experience, strong business acumen and technical program management aptitude to oversee a large, highly complex systems delivery in a matrixed environment. Experience as a federal contract program manager is preferred, and successful client engagement and interaction is paramount. Experience in supporting Government Relations activities is preferred. The successful candidate for this role will have had extensive P&L management experience, and built a strong team with a proven track record of success in successful delivery and building business.
Your work will have a direct impact on our US military service members and Veterans. If this piques your interest, we invite you to apply!
At least 14 years of total combined higher education and related 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
Previous Federal Contracting experience
Master's degree in Business Administration or related field
At least 10 years of Health care information technology (HCIT) or federal government project/program management work experience
At least 7 years of people management, matrix management, project management or other indirect leadership work experience
Experience with the Department of Veteran's Affairs or Department of Defense
Experience with executive oversight of a large federal government program
Executive leadership experience
Must currently live in or be willing to relocate to an already virtually approved location; preferred location Washington, DC area
Must be willing to travel up to 50% if not in the Washington, DC area
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
Applicants for U.S.-based positions with Cerner must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. 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.
Relocation Assistance Available
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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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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. 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.