Cognizant Graduate Digital Careers

Recruiter
Cognizant
Location
London (East)
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for graduates to join our diverse and international colleagues within Cognizant to provide services to our clients across industry sectors.

Today, increasing globalization, rapidly evolving technology and a changing generation of workers and customers are challenging business assumptions.

These are the forces that are transforming the way organizations compete and innovate. AM services are designed to provide for the day-to-day operations, support, and maintenance of enterprise applications.

AM services include, but are not limited to, end-user support, monitoring, proactive problem avoidance, issue resolution, service restoration, and root cause analysis. Patching, Application enhancements, and operational responsibility for application performance and 'up time' are often core services. Every organizations' objectives in digital transformation, mobility, and analytics are strongly linked to application management services.

Cognizant is looking to standardize how our clients execute their services developing libraries of reusable and cognitive analytics tools helps that help automate and simplify services execution leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) using techniques like machine leaning and self-healing.

About Application Value Management practice

  • Our Application Value Management (AVM) practice which is part of Digital Systems and Technology Service Line is responsible for maintaining the Business critical IT applications and assist clients transform their business operating and technology models for the digital era. We do this through reducing complexity, improving efficiencies.
  • We are looking for graduates to join our diverse and international colleagues within Business Consulting, Technology or Domain teams who provide services to our clients across industry sectors.
  • Today, increasing globalisation, rapidly evolving technology and a changing generation of workers and customers are challenging business assumptions. These are the forces that are transforming the way organisations compete and innovate. We call this the Future of Work - and it is no longer in the Future.
Position Overview

By joining as a Graduate you will work alongside other experienced Cognizant employees delivering solutions to our clients many of whom are well known brands. Throughout your first year we will closely monitor your progress and offer coaching, training and support by our own Academy to help you achieve your long-term career goals at Cognizant. This program has very high visibility with our Executive team and provides you with a tremendous opportunity for leadership development.

Training and development

  • Prior to starting your client engagement, you will attend a residential Graduate Training Program where you will learn about our history, vision and culture, our global delivery model and our processes, tools and methodologies (including the Cognizant 2.0 global collaboration & project management tool). You will receive training on client relationship management skills as well as technical training.
  • Following the training you will receive further orientation and training by the practice and client engagement you are aligned to who will encourage and support you working with our clients from very early on in your career and ensure that you have a mentor in place to support you.
  • Throughout your first two years we will monitor your progress and offer bespoke training that will include soft skills development and training specific to your development needs.
Role expectations

Once assigned to a client engagement you will work alongside experienced Cognizant employees delivering technology solutions. Your first assignment could involve any combination of application development, maintenance, business requirements gathering and analysis or project management.

Qualifications required

Min. Bachelors degree (technology or business related degrees are desirable but not essential we are more interested in how you can channel your academic background to add value to our business)

    Good knowledge of the MS Office suiteStrong problem solving and analytical skillsAbility to work collaboratively with global project teamsWillingness to relocate, travel and work in countries outside your home country
Applicants must be authorized and eligible to work freely in the UK/EU. We do not accept applications from people on or requiring a visa.

About Cognizant:

Cognizant (NASDAQ-100: CTSH) 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 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us @Cognizant.


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