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Cognizant Technology Solutions Atlanta Reviews

Updated April 18, 2017
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Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza
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  1. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Technology Specialist in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Technology Specialist in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Diversity of opportunities over many verticals

    Cons

    Its primarily a consultancy, so doesn't have a lot of engineering


  2. "Good Company too much offshore reliance"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    High salaries , great flexibility for consultants

    Cons

    No knowledge base or knowledge sharing
    Poor Account management teams

    Advice to Management

    Ask your employees for feedback
    Increase onshore offices


  3. "Work Life Balance is perfect"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Alpharetta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Alpharetta, GA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Work Life Balance is perfect

    Cons

    Years of experience counts more than talent sometimes


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  5. "Decent company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Professional Services Analyst (Business Analyst) in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Professional Services Analyst (Business Analyst) in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Cognizant has good benefits and decent pay. The 401k match is good. Staff members have an opportunity to work on variety of projects.

    Cons

    It is challenging to receive clear, concise direction on assigned tasks.

    Advice to Management

    Provide clear direction on tasks assigned. Value employees.


  6. "Good work life balance"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    In U.S, the work culture depends on the customer.
    Good health benefits plan

    Cons

    Issues similar to all the service companies. Most of the time, utilizing your entitled leave is not so easy.


  7. "Quality Assurance Lead"

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    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Lead in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Lead in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good Place to work. Very professional

    Cons

    Nothing.Good Place to work and very professional

    Advice to Management

    Nothing. All good.


  8. "Senior Associate"

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    Current Employee - Project Location in Alpharetta, GA
    Current Employee - Project Location in Alpharetta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits, (Health, Medical etc), good paid vacation time.Good and competitive projects to work on.

    Cons

    You might have to relocate frequently depending on your project duration. This might not realy be a CON for some who like to relcoate but for people with family and kids this might be an issue.


  9. "Manager-Projects"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Work Environment - depending on BU and projects
    Clientele

    Cons

    not good salary
    long hours of work and no work-life balance
    slow growth and promotions are like dependent on your supervisor.


  10. "Good at service based"

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    Current Employee - Senior Java/J2EE Developer in Alpharetta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Java/J2EE Developer in Alpharetta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    This is good company compared other service based.

    Cons

    Can't utilities leaves provided to employees

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees are first


  11. "Sr. Associate - Good company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate - Projects in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Associate - Projects in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Process are well defined and culture is good to work.

    Cons

    Appraisal process is Manager centric.

    Advice to Management

    Please work on your Appraisal process. If Manager and associate has different thinking then associate can not grow in the organization.


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