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Sr. Associate - Projects

Company: Cognizant Technology Solutions
Location: Irving
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Application Lead


Stakeholder Management:

  • Communication with Business users related to resolving queries, obtain clarifications and providing updates.
    • Setup Business bridge calls to update status of Critical incidents / Outages.
      • Follow up with internal and external stakeholders (Customer and Vendor liaison) to progress tickets to resolution.
        Service Management:
        • Responsible for the project tasks assigned.
          • Initiate escalation procedure for incidents based on the agreed upon timelines and tracks it to closure.
            • Manage queue effectively and allocate tasks to the team based on an allocation plan.
              Service Tracking:
              • Ensure assigned tasks are completed within targets set (the tasks include incidents, service requests, identified problems, Operational changes, enhancements etc).
                • Conduct peer reviews and ensure quality of deliverables.
                  Service Execution:
                  • Comply to defined process during task execution (including problem management, KEDB management etc).
                    Knowledge Management:
                    • Contribute and participate proactively in knowledge sharing sessions.
                      • Provide complete KT to support teams before any production release.
                        People Management:
                        • Manage and mentor the mentees (team).
                          • Provide inputs for development of learning plan for the team.
                            • Act as a buddy for new hires.
                              • Shares recommendation towards Performance management and recognition of team members.
                                Contribution to Org Initiatives:
                                • Adhere to Organization policies and procedures.
                                  • Participate in project and organization initiatives led by the Delivery leadership.
                                    • Contribute new ideas and innovative approaches at work, including CSI themes.
                                      • Collate data and provide inputs for reporting requirements.
                                        Business Development and Customer Relationship Management:
                                        • Participate in customer meetings and provide project updates.
                                          Account Operations:
                                          • Perform task estimation.
                                            • guide the service analyst on estimation.
                                              • Coordinate shift operations and logistics.
                                                • Participate in audits as necessary.

                                                  Must Have Skills
                                                  • Microservices
                                                    • Java
                                                      • Core Java
                                                        Good To Have Skills
                                                        • ANSI SQL
                                                          • JDBC
                                                            Employee Status : Full Time Employee

                                                            Shift : Day Job

                                                            Travel : No

                                                            Job Posting : Dec 09 2021

                                                            About Cognizant
                                                            Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

                                                            Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.

                                                            Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

                                                            If you have a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, please email with your request and contact information.

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