Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 241,300 employees as of June 30, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Over the past 20 years, Cognizant, in line with its theme- 'Keep Challenging' has challenged the status quo and continuously reinvented itself to stay relevant to its clients and stakeholders. While our core tenets that form our unique cultural DNA remains, we have adapted ourselves to the changing marketplace dynamics to emerge as the fastest growing consulting, technology and business service company globally. Our high-touch customer relationship model, deep domain and consulting expertise, and strong execution help us to continue to post industry-leading revenue growth despite the macro-economic challenges.

We are pleased to announce that Cognizant has been named among the Forbes. World's Most Innovative Companies of 2015 (August 2015), ranked #230 in Fortune 500 2015 (up from #288 in 2014) and ranked in Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies list for the eighth year in a row. Glassdoor ranked Cognizant's CEO, Francisco D'Souza, among the top 10 highest rated CEOs in the UK.

We offer our Associates, an opportunity-filled and performance driven work environment. We are excited to welcome highly skilled graduates from your institution into our vibrant organization


Domain: Application Services

Designation: Programmer Trainee

Eligibility Criteria:

  • B.Sc. (Computer Science and IT) and BCA, 2016/ 2017 graduates with minimum 60% aggregate throughout the academics and no backlogs only need apply.

CTC per Annum: INR 2,10,000 

Job Description:

  • Growth of smart phones, tablets and new operating systems requiring constant updates daily, testing and QA are more critical than ever before.
  • The Programmer trainee would work on software intelligence and tools used for Manual and automation techniques.

Bond Period: NA 

Skills Required:  

  • Strong analytical skills in analyzing complex problems, processes, and systems to propose solutions
  • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills with ability to communicate across cross-functional teams
  • Flexible to work in shifts and ready to relocate to any Cognizant locations across India

Selection Process:

1st round: Online Aptitude test

2nd round: Technical interview 

3rd round: HR Interview

Additional Information:

Please carry your updated resume, 2 recent passport size photographs (both ears visible in light background) & a govt issued photo ID proof. 

Placement drive details:

Day/ Date of online: Thursday, 9th November 2017

Number of students applied: 660

Number of students attended: 05

Number of students shortlisted for Technical interview: 04

Number of selects: 03

TASK Congratulates the following students who got selected at Cognizant.

List of Selected Candidates:

S.NO Name of the Student TASK Registration Number Name of the College District Name
   1 Ramavaram Abhilash 0721506008 Chaitanya Degree College Warangal Urban
   2 Anusha Rani Bashaboina 20151431 University College For Women,Koti Hyderabad
   3 Siddiqi  Vadala 107214468040 Bhavans Vivekananda Degree & PG College Medchal