Cerner

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Cerner Reviews

Updated 30 January 2015
Updated 30 January 2015
798 Reviews
3.5
798 Reviews
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Cerner Chairman, CEO & President Neal L. Patterson
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501 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • They will make you work at least 65 hours a week, no work life balance at all (in 21 reviews)

  • Cerner is a great place to learn something about anything you maybe interested in (in 41 reviews)


Cons
  • Work/life balance for the benefit of associate wellness needs addressed from top/down (in 75 reviews)

  • Long hours, some employees fresh out of college and need guidance in corporate settings (in 67 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Good interview process

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cerner full-time

    Pros

    They had come to my college for campus selection. It was organised.

    Cons

    Nothing in particular. It went through smoothly.

  2.  

    Great place to Work

    • 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 full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Good Work Culture, Classy Training, Opportunity to learn new skills, Health benifits, Good pay

    Cons

    If you come from a Clinical background, it would be little easier to settle down or else you have to put a lot of hard work to understand things and you may feel the shortage of time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nice job done. Keep it going.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Overall, a good place to be at

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

    I have been working at Cerner full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good work life balance.
    Excellent market & domain knowledge
    Well defined processes
    Annual games etc.

    Cons

    Very conservative
    Older technologies
    Outdated HR processes
    Less growth if you are not in top twenty percent

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get some guys with solid product management experience at the top

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Cerner Interns

    • 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 as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    totally Worth the pay during internship
    Health care domain make a difference in lives
    No Job tension
    Happy environment and satisfying

    Cons

    Might not work for every one
    Domain is a little restricting
    Not sure of opportunities other than health care

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Venture into core IT domains not restricting to specific domain

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  6.  

    Team Lead

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

    I have been working at Cerner full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good in terms of Salary and flexibility.

    Cons

    Work wise not that great to learn.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give some challenging initiatives to Team leads and not make them to sit with excel sheet and monitor kind of jobs.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  7.  

    Good for a Fresher

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

    I have been working at Cerner full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Flexibility with attractive compensation and benefits

    Cons

    Not that great with regards to work

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    A really good company to work wit but there needs to be more transparency in the hierarchy

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

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

    Pros

    1. Awesome work.
    2. Good colleagues.
    3. Employees well taken care of in terms of facilities and salary.

    Cons

    1. Too strict in terms of bosses which makes them difficult to approach.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make the structure really transparent so that any issues can be seriously dealt with without hesitating to approach your manager.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Work Experience..

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

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

    Pros

    Its just like a service based company, with less chances of growth in technology or carrier.

    Cons

    Good chances for onsite and better chances for interns to get permanent employment.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Test Analyst

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

    I worked at Cerner full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Only the compensation is good.

    Cons

    All other things are worst..

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Worst management, there are few managers who don't know how to save Excel.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11. 2 people found this helpful  

    Good working culture

    • 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 full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    As its a health care company job security is more and i seen people sticking here for longer terms and its one of the recognized company in USA.

    Cons

    Working culture is good. but i feel they need to upgrade to new technologies. Its under process but takes bit longer time.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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