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Software Engineer, Cerner Etreby Garden Grove, CA

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Current Employee - Software Engineer in Garden Grove, CA
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Garden Grove, CA

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

Pros

- Agile.
- Casual attire.
- satisfactory work life balance.

Cons

These reviews are specifically for Cerner Etreby Garden Grove, CA.

- Hire developer and make them work on everything like testing, support, hardware support but codding.
- Lot of politics
- Obvious trend of hiring and promoting people with the same religious affiliation
- Extremely slow and hard to use end-user products
- Micro-management / inability to let others make decisions
- Creativity and innovation is neither encouraged nor nurtured
- Outdated software, code-base, and engineering best-practices
- Convoluted bonus structure / no annual salary bonus
- Attention .Net developer never join this location.
- .Net developer turnover is really high (6-10 months)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- Don't just hire and promote people who share the same religious affiliation
- Stop hiring neighbors, and the kids of people you know
- After 10+ years, it's time to stop acting like a startup

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Overworked

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    Former Intern - Velocity Delivery Consultant in Kansas City, MO
    Former Intern - Velocity Delivery Consultant in Kansas City, MO

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

    Pros

    Innovative and forward thinking company

    Cons

    Overworked and underpaid their employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire more carefully

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Clinical and Physician Strategist

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    Former Employee - Clinical& Physician Strategist in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Clinical& Physician Strategist in Raleigh, NC

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

    Pros

    You are on the leading edge of healthcare IT and have wonderful opportunities to improve healthcare in meaningful ways.

    Cons

    Traveling all of the time and working in excess of 60 hours per week. Who you report directly to changes frequently. Inexperienced middle management who doesn't understand what it means to lead.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you want to retain associates who can truly be game changers in health care then you need to believe and trust in them.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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