Cognizant is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world
As a Technology Analyst, you will have the opportunity to work on complex emerging technology and business projects across a wide range of fields and industries for some of the world’s leading companies. Your journey starts in our Gen-C Onboarding experience designed to kick-start your career. You will build technical and professional skills through virtual and classroom training sessions with fellow technology professionals across North America. We also provide you career counseling and mentoring where you will connect with our leaders and build your network.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Preferred majors include: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, other Engineering disciplines, Information Systems, Decision Sciences, Data Analytics, Data Science, Big Data, and/or Business Administration majors with technical proficiency. Degree must be completed prior to joining.
Applicants must be willing to relocate to one of the major geographic areas where we have significant customer accounts and/or travel may be required
Cognizant will not sponsor H-1B or other U.S. work authorization, or lawful permanent residence (otherwise known as a “Green Card”) for these roles
Internship or academic experience with programming languages (Java, Perl, Python, Ruby, Hadoop, C++), modern web technologies (SQL, Cloud, AI, Robotics), or similar technical proficiencies
Basic understanding of programming concepts and software engineering practices, specifically in Object Oriented programming concepts and software engineering practices
Basic understanding fundamentals of software development life cycle and various live cycle models such as waterfall, spiral, Agile, etc.
Basic Understanding on Database Concepts – Relational DB or NO SQL
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively with global project teams