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HQ - Teaneck. New Jersey., United States (USA) IT Services & Consulting 1 Lakh+ Employees (India)
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About Cognizant

At Cognizant, we give organizations the insights to anticipate what customers want and act instantly to deliver on those demands. So they can achieve the goal of every modern business: staying one step ahead of a fast-changing world.
Mission: Our ambition will always be to see and seize new opportunities that serve our clients and drive sustained business performance for Cognizant over the long term. See how in our annual business snapshot.
Vision: Serving customers by looking forward as well as back is a big promise, but the power of today's new digital capabilities is vast and growing.
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  • Best Achievement in Operational Excellence to Deliver Business Transformation
  • Best Achievement in a Process Mining Program

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Cognizant Ratings

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Category Ratings

3.8

Skill development

3.7

Job Security

3.7

Company culture

3.7

Work-Life balance

3.5

Work Satisfaction

3.5

Salary & Benefits

3.3

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Senior Process Executive in Pune
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Culture Leave policy There is No Salary appraisal They says 10 hr...
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Team Manager in Hyderabad
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One of the worst organizations i have ever worked for, and i regr...
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Processing Executive in Hyderabad / Secunderabad, Telangana
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Salary and hikes are not good here freshers will get good salary...
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Management is the worst thing here. Lots of people leave cognizan...
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i have very terrible experience with cognizant 1. when i attende...
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Technical Lead in Kolkata
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-Appraisal and salary increment is not good. 5-6% after really ha...
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Cognizant Salaries

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3.5rated by 41.9k Cognizant employees for salary & benefits
Associate Salary
(74.9k salaries)
9.2 Lakhs
₹4.3 L/yr - ₹15.0 L/yr
Programmer Analyst Salary
(56.9k salaries)
5.8 Lakhs
₹2.4 L/yr - ₹9.4 L/yr
Senior Associate Salary
(47.9k salaries)
16.3 Lakhs
₹8.6 L/yr - ₹25.0 L/yr
4.2 Lakhs
₹1.6 L/yr - ₹8.0 L/yr
Project Associate Salary
(18.1k salaries)
11.2 Lakhs
₹5.8 L/yr - ₹18.4 L/yr

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Cognizant Jobs

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T24 Testing ( PAN India)

Chennai,

Bangalore Rural

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6-9 Yrs

Not Disclosed

Java, Selenium, API Automation ( Bangalore / Pune )

Chennai,

Pune

+1

6-9 Yrs

Not Disclosed

Hiring Freshers/Experience International voice process Hyderabad

Hyderabad / Secunderabad

0-5 Yrs

Not Disclosed

Openings For Digital Marketing Voice

Bangalore / Bengaluru

1-6 Yrs

Not Disclosed

Urgent Hiring For Layer 7 Dev & Layer 7 Admin - Cognizant

Chennai,

Pune

+1

10-15 Yrs

Not Disclosed

Aggregate Report Scientist- PSUR

Pune,

Hyderabad / Secunderabad

+1

3-8 Yrs

₹ 4.5-9.5 LPA

Hiring For Fresher For Voice process - HYD / BLR location

Bangalore / Bengaluru,

Hyderabad / Secunderabad

Not Disclosed

Sr. Executive - AR Caller HYD / BLR

Bangalore / Bengaluru

2-6 Yrs

₹ 3-5.0742 LPA

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International/On-site exposure

729 total responses

Free meal

310 total responses

Joining bonus

27 total responses

Annual health checkup

20 total responses

Cognizant Leadership

Ravi Kumar S
Ravi Kumar S
Chief Executive Officer
Surya Gummadi
Surya Gummadi
Executive Vice President and President, Cognizant Americas
Jan Siegmund
Jan Siegmund
Chief Financial Officer
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Cognizant FAQs

When was Cognizant founded?
Cognizant was founded in 1994.
Who is the CEO of Cognizant?
Ravi Kumar S is the current CEO of Cognizant.
How many employees are working in Cognizant in India?
Cognizant employs 100001+ employees in India.
Where is the global headquarters of Cognizant?
Global headquarters for Cognizant is located in Teaneck. New Jersey.,United States (USA).
What cities does Cognizant have offices?
Cognizant has offices in Mangaluru, Bangalore / Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Hyderabad / Secunderabad and 6 other cities.
What is it like to work at Cognizant?
The overall rating of Cognizant is 3.9, with Skill development being rated at the top and given a rating of 3.8. However, Career growth is rated the lowest at 3.3. To know first hand how is it like to work at Cognizant read detailed reviews by job profile, department and location in the reviews section.
Rating scale: 5 (Excellent), 4 (Good), 3 (Average), 2 (Poor), 1 (Terrible)
How much is the salary at Cognizant?
Get detailed salary information for salaries of popular job profiles in Cognizant: Associate: ₹ 9,20,000 per year, Programmer Analyst: ₹ 5,80,000 per year and many more. Click here to view detailed Cognizant Salaries.
What are the working days at Cognizant?
86% of employees reported the working days at Cognizant as Monday to Friday, whereas 9% reported them as Rotational Shift.
What are the working hours at Cognizant?
67% employees reported the work timings at Cognizant as flexible. Whereas, 33% reported it as strict, with a majority as 9 am - 5:30 pm and 10 am - 7 pm.
How much is the salary for freshers at Cognizant?
The average salary at Cognizant for freshers varies from ₹ 1,80,000 per year for Desktop Support Engineer L1 to ₹ 14,20,000 per year for Senior Business Development Associate. View Fresher Salaries at Cognizant here.

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