Great Growth story and excellent management strategies
Director - Consulting (Current Employee), Pune, MH – June 23, 2014
Pros: growth, open culture, good travel policies, overseas salaries
Cons: need to be visible all the time or can quickly lose relevance
Great company lots of opportunities with open culture and at the same time good work life balance. High performers need the right positioning in the company also important is being in the right location/place with close proximity to the right set of senior people.
BFS Domain as functional tester (Current Employee), Hyderabad – June 22, 2014
Pros: learning, flexible
Learnt how testing need to be done and how we need to think about the real world scenarios from different project I have worked. When testing on applications which were not tested in platform enjoyed because of new learning.
Programmer Analyst (Former Employee), Chennai, TN – June 20, 2014
Pros: free tea, coffee
Cons: long hours
Everyday new learning, Learnt more about Mainframes, Team work, Communication, Management is good, Co-workers are friendly, Hardest part of job is as am a developer sometimes need to work extra hours, Team work.
A typical day starts with discussions on planned activities in different LOB (Line of Business) with leads and prioritizing tasks.
Providing the feedback on Testing done identifying the bottlenecks sharing with team and scheduling the understanding call with Development team and Testing team to get in sync on planned and completed and pending activities.
The – more... hardest part of the job can be getting all things together and a successful execution with zero defects on mobile and other related applications from Application and DB ends. – less
Team Member (Former Employee), pune, India – June 19, 2014
Pros: free break timings, free classroom training
Cons: weekend support attimes
I joined the company as fresher. I became a professional when i came out of my company. learned a lot from my co-workers, Team Lead and manager. hardest part of my job is weekend night support from offshore. every day i enjoyed my work with co- workers by learning new thing daily.
Team Member (Former Employee), Bangalore, KA – June 15, 2014
Pros: appraisals for the hard work.
Working at Cognizant was very knowledgeable homely friendly environment. Team lead, managers are all friendly and cooperative. colleagues were very supportive towards team work. I have done many certifications during my journey at cognizant as I got a very good support from my team towards training and learning. The hardest part of the job only was – more... onsite calls as we had to stay long waiting. All our team members used to enjoy while executing test cases by competing with each other. – less