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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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Cognizant Ratings

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Overall Rating

3.9
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16.1k

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Category Ratings

3.8

Skill development

3.8

Company culture

3.7

Job Security

3.7

Work-Life balance

3.5

Work Satisfaction

3.5

Salary & Benefits

3.3

Promotions/Appraisal

Cognizant Reviews

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Senior Process Executive in Pune
General Insurance
1.0

posted on 01 Feb 2024

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Culture Leave policy There is No Salary appraisal They says 10 hr...
Team Manager in Hyderabad
Other
1.0

posted on 07 Feb 2024

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One of the worst organizations i have ever worked for, and i regr...
Processing Executive in Hyderabad / Secunderabad, Telangana
Non Voice
3.0

posted on 13 Feb 2024

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Salary and hikes are not good here freshers will get good salary...
Programmer Analyst in Hyderabad / Secunderabad, Telangana
Digital Marketing
1.0

posted on 31 Jan 2024

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Management is the worst thing here. Lots of people leave cognizan...
Sr process executive in Hyderabad
Health Informatics
1.0

posted on 14 Dec 2023

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i have very terrible experience with cognizant 1. when i attende...
Technical Lead in Kolkata
Software Development
4.0

posted on 28 Dec 2023

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-Appraisal and salary increment is not good. 5-6% after really ha...
Senior Associate in Pune
Software Development
2.0

posted on 12 Feb 2024

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No transparency about the project work. No one understands your c...
Senior Process Executive in Hyderabad
Non Voice
1.0

posted on 15 Dec 2023

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Never join cognizant, there is no job security at all, they will...

Cognizant Salaries

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3.5rated by 42k Cognizant employees for salary & benefits
Associate Salary
(75k salaries)
9.2 Lakhs
₹4.5 L/yr - ₹15.0 L/yr
Programmer Analyst Salary
(56.9k salaries)
5.8 Lakhs
₹2.4 L/yr - ₹9.3 L/yr
Senior Associate Salary
(48k 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 - ₹18.5 L/yr

Cognizant Interview Questions

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24%
12%
8%
5%
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13% candidates got the interview through other sources.
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Cognizant Perks & Benefits

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Office cab/shuttl

2.4k total responses

International/On-site exposure

729 total responses

Free meal

310 total responses

Joining bonus

27 total responses

Cognizant Offices

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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 - 7 pm and 9 am - 6 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 ₹ 14,00,000 per year for Business Consultant. View Fresher Salaries at Cognizant here.

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