Cognizant Technology Solutions

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Productive workplace
Senior Software Developer/ Team Lead (Current Employee) –  Kitchener, ON21 March 2015
A very productive and collaborative environment. The company is dedicating in providing the best service for its clients.

Employees get a good compensation and yearly performance pays. Overall, a very good IT service company
Pros
Compensation, Transparency
Cons
long hours
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Best place to work
Senior QA Lead (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ON18 March 2015
- Flexible
- People friendly
-Great benefits & travel opportunities
-Multi cultural work place
- Career growth
- Technology oriented
- Passion to make positive difference
Pros
All the above
Cons
None
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Great company to work with
Oracle DBA (Current Employee) –  London, UK22 December 2015
Work life balance.
very good learning resources.
Perfect place to work.
very good management
very co-operative co-workers
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Good company to work with
Test Architect and Automation Engineer (Current Employee) –  Richmond, VA10 July 2013
A typical day at work is good. They have good HR policies. However, they are still looking for streamlining most of the processes.
Pros
Good Policies
Cons
No Promotions and Salary Hikes
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working as a Test Lead
TEST LEAD (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON29 March 2015
Overall a good company to work with. Its been 7.5 years and I am still with this company. Employee benefits, Learning options , good team.
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Good
Accounts Payable Analyst (Former Employee) –  Hyde Park, ON12 December 2015
Cognizant is an American multinational corporation that provides custom information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services. It is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States, RETHINK, REINVENT AND REWIRE BUSINESS MODELS
Our clients today face a dual mandate: They need to drive efficiencies and productivity as they cope with market and economic pressures. At the same time, they must invest in innovation to transform their businesses and open up new horizons of opportunity

We help many of the world's leading companies address this dual mandate. We know that organizations cannot master 21st century challenges with 20th century strategies and methods. Business is being transformed by globalization, virtualization, a new generation of millenial workers and continual technology innovation.

In response to the transformative forces that define the Future of Work, Cognizant is helping clients rethink, reinvent and rewire their businesses to apply the new SMAC business technology architecture (social, mobile, analytics and cloud) to their most significant challenges and opportunities.
Pros
Free Transport
Cons
Night Shifts
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Good
associate (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON17 January 2016
It was my first company, have worked on different projects at different locations. It was very good experience working with Cognizant
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Requires to penetrate Canada Market
Automation Project Manager at Citi Bank (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON30 November 2015
Requires to penetrate Canada Market. Currently well placed in the USA Market. Senior Management focus is required to develop the business.
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Healthy workplace with room to grow.
SharePoint Analyst (Current Employee) –  Cognizant Technology Solutions7 July 2015
Reviewing requests and incidents which occur during the day.

Helping user with various customization's which they require in SharePoint document libraries, list libraries and there respective views.

Managing the permission levels for the SharePoint groups through Active Directory so as to maintain a 2 tier permission level.

Involved with migration from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 using Metalogix tool.

Led a team of 4 people and created weekly and monthly reports regarding progress.

Reported issues if any that would come up in the system followed by resolution of the issue and creating an Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for the issue.

Enjoyed learning about the different SharePoint environments and there internal working on how they differ from each other.
Pros
Good working environment.
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Productive and Innovative with a complete process based company
Associate - Senior Software QA analyst (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ON26 January 2015
Cognizant is not only a great place to begin any career, it is also a wonderful place to develop a successful career.

The culture is wonderful and employees are encouraged to be innovators in everything they do.

A process oriented company that makes helps in your growth.
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Its moderate company to join
QA Lead (Former Employee) –  Kitchener, ON7 January 2015
Its moderate company to join. Work Life balance is totally not there in cognizant. Also, the perks are not the best and neither of market standards. However you do have a job security at Cognizant
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Good to work
Business Integration Technical Lead (Current Employee) –  Phoenix22 June 2015
Nice policies and management. healthy work environment.
Very supportive Human resources management .
Training and flexibility in moving across domains and projects should be considered in the interest of associates aspirations staying close to policies in practice than on supervisor domination
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QA Analyst
QA Analyst (Current Employee) –  Waterloo, ON24 July 2014
• Processing and delivering upon client service requDeveloped test plans, test scenarios and detailed test cases based on use case documents, business requirements, and functional specification
• Identified test scenarios, wrote effective test cases, performed test case execution, researched issues and logged defects as needed
• Performed regression test to ensure product integrity after modification and enhancement
• Worked with business analysts, developers, and content department to resolve issue
• Gained proficiency in environment setup, maintenance and execution of automated test using Rational Robot.
• Developed test data, executed test scripts and analyzed test results
• Generated SQL scripts for testing scenarios
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Good Place to work
Technical Lead - ITIS (Associate) (Current Employee) –  London & Pune-India23 February 2013
*Good Opportunities
*Environment Management
*Client Interaction
*Team Management
*Project Management
*Nice place to work
Pros
job security
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good
Business Analyst (Current Employee) –  Toronto,ON10 April 2013
it has a very good work life balance,excelent pay package,good work culture
Pros
ok
Cons
not ok
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Provides Job security but no career growth opportunities
Business Analyst (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON30 December 2013
Provides Job security but no career growth opportunities
This being an outsourcing company, one has to be willing to work late nights to coordinate with offshore counterparts (time-zone issues)
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teaching ability
Software QA Analyst (Former Employee) –  Banglore21 May 2015
At very first day company taught me how to do testing. It was nice to learn all testing technique and methodology. Now it is helpful for me to built my career.
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Productive and enjoyed working at Cognizant
Techical architect (Datawarehouse) (Current Employee) –  Woodland Hills15 June 2015
My work experience is amazing at Cognizant. I have learnt all the key skills required to be Datawarehouse Architect. My peers are amazing and we often tend to have our Knowledge sharing sessions to share our views that we have learnt.
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Good Employer
Senior Associate (Current Employee) –  Toronto20 January 2015
Good place to work with. But they have very less clients in this country. Sometimes work involves late nights. Managers are flexible with work from home option.
Pros
Work from home when needed
Cons
Politics
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not a competitive pay
Sr Associate (Current Employee) –  Regina, SK6 August 2015
too much work load and very less pay. managers put lot of work pressure on employees. not helping clients requirements.
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4.0
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