Cerner Reviews

Updated 20 October 2014
Updated 20 October 2014
709 Reviews
3.5
709 Reviews
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Cerner Chairman, CEO & President Neal L. Patterson
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • They will make you work at least 65 hours a week, no work life balance at all (in 20 reviews)

  • Cerner is a great place to learn something about anything you maybe interested in (in 40 reviews)


Cons
  • In many positions there is no such thing as work-life balance (in 72 reviews)

  • In hand is less than expected, some times high workload you have to work for long hours, (in 65 reviews)

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  1.  

    Decent place to start.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Seasonal Intern in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Seasonal Intern in Bangalore

    I worked at Cerner as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great work environment. Not too stressful. Good work life balance. Friendly people.

    Cons

    Growth rate is slow and most of the work includes assisting your associates in other countries as the bangalore division is relatively young.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The growth rate should be more steep.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Impressive

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technology Consultant in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Technology Consultant in Bangalore

    I have been working at Cerner full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    1)Superb Company to start off your career.
    2)Good pay
    3)Good work culture. No real tensions
    4)Good on-site opportunities if you're a technology consultant.

    Cons

    1)Some managers believe in politics
    2)Not a great choice for "developers"

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't play politics while deciding hike.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good company to work with

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cerner full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good Benefits, work life balance, good company to start your career.

    Cons

    Food is bad, Selection process needs improvement.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Not place to work for Engineers

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Cerner full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nothing good to say. Few colleagues were good.

    Cons

    The management has lot of politics and HR is horrible.
    The project are 30 years old. Used old technology and proprietary tools used no exposure for new technology
    The work is only fixing bugs and testing no progress in technical area.
    Work pressure is very high. no learning, No training on any technology and KT
     Indian employees are treated like slaves, and never think of work life balance at all.
    Important thing is, the CTC will be high, but take home will be very less. So advise is ask for better gross income.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Egoistic Management should Value associates.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  6.  

    interview

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cerner

    Pros

    promotions ,salary and working environment

    Cons

    training, time shift,conversion and etc

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    time-off policies

  7.  

    Limited Exposure Decent work culture

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Test Analyst in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Senior Test Analyst in Bangalore

    I worked at Cerner full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible timings.
    Decent hikes.
    Well structured Organisation.

    Cons

    Exposure is very bad. Apart from the product knowledge you don't get a chance to learn anything.
    Very slow Career growth.
    Bad canteen and Transportation facilities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Value associates more!!!

    Doesn't Recommend
  8.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Cerner full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    good place to learn ,good work culture,salary good

    Cons

    work from option is not given at your choice, u need to provide genuine reasons

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    A place to work but don't think of carrier growth here

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Cerner as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Few people i met here and worked with are good. And i am thankful to them for being good to me

    Cons

    Higher management treatment with contract employee is very bad. There is a discrimination in this part itself. Along with that there is more work pressure given to then as well which forces them to come over the weekends that leads ultimately in unbalance in the work and personal

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please curb your senior management people in their behavior. They should be trained in "How to behave with contract employee"

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    Great Company for Settlling down

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cerner as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    good work culture and good team dynamics

    Cons

    nothing i can think of

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    a bit more consideration for consultants

  11.  

    4 year with Cerner

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cerner

    Pros

    Good package for freshers who right from college

    Cons

    Management and HR policies not upto industry standard

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try to retain good resources.

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