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: Software Development

Designation: Programmer Analyst Trainee 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • B.E/ B.Tech, M.E/ M.Tech (CSE, IT, ECE, EEE, EIE,  E&E, Applied Electronics, Computer & Technology, Electrical, ETE, ICE & Software Engineering discipline only) 2018 graduates with 70% aggregate throughout the academics without any backlogs only need apply.

  • Students should not have participated in the Cognizant Technologies selection process in the month of May/ June 2018.

CTC per Annum: INR 3,38,000 

Job Description:

  • Identifies requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual clients and with other persons in a position to understand service requirements.

  • Arranges project requirements in programming sequence by analyzing requirements; preparing a work flow chart and diagram using knowledge of computer capabilities, subject matter, programming language, and logic.

  • Programs the computer by encoding project requirements in computer language; entering coded information into the computer.

  • Confirms program operation by conducting tests; modifying program sequence and/or codes.

  • Provides reference for use of prime and personal computers by writing and maintaining user documentation; maintaining a help desk.

  • Maintains computer systems and programming guidelines by writing and updating policies and procedures.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

  • Keeps equipment operational by calling for repairs; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; evaluating new equipment.

  • Protects operations by keeping information confidential.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

  • Develops and maintains applications and databases by evaluating client needs; analyzing requirements; developing software systems.

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.

Selection Process:

1st round: Online assessment test

2nd round: Technical interview

3rd round: HR interview

Additional Information:

Work location: PAN India

Flexible to work in any shift / domain.

Please carry 4 passport size photographs, PEN, Hard copy of RESUME (2 copies) , original ID PROOF (Aadhar / PAN / passport), original and 2 photocopies of 10th , 12th & UG/ PG mark sheets on the date of Technical & HR Interview.

LAST DATE TO APPLY: 12:00 Noon , 17th July 2018

Number of students applied: 1335

"As we are unable to get any further updates on the hiring process we are constraint to cancel : Revoke this requirement. Sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused."

For more details please contact:

Contact Person: Ms. Deepika

Email ID:

Contact Number: 040 - 48488246