Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.5 of 5 4,427 reviews
www.cognizant.com Teaneck, NJ 5000+ Employees

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It all depends on your manager

Senior Associate (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 8 years

ProsLateral recruited managers from US are good, understand work-life balance, respect privacy & personal space. Depends on the client site at which one is deployed.

ConsOnshore recruitment process can use better knowledge dissemination. Most offshore personnel are not of great quality.

Advice to Senior ManagementHierarchy & red tape still exists deeply ingrained...

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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I didn't think much of it either, till I worked with other Indian companies

Tech Lead (Former Employee)
Hartford, CT

I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: Good organizational structure. There are horizontals and verticals. They are cheap compared… Cons: Its an Indian company. You'll be burdened with hierarchy of managers. So basically quality of your life here depends on your manager. And there is… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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TRADITIONAL INDIAN CULTURE

Recruiting (Current Employee)

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: The company has branding in the US market. Plenty of… Cons: Traditional Indian Culture. Very few if any females in roles outside of Administrative and or Recruiting. While I was interviewing with Cognizant, one of… Advice to Senior Management: Please understand that you may feel free to maintain and or exercise you Male dominated culture in Indian. However, you MUST adhere to US… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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