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Cognizant Technology Solutions Chicago Reviews

Updated January 24, 2017
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Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza
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  1. "Senior Consultant ERP SAP"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant ERP SAP in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant ERP SAP in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very nice place to work and friendly co workers

    Cons

    I don't have anything

    Advice to Management

    Very good Management


  2. "Sr. Desktop Support Analyst"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Desktop Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Desktop Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great place to work, good salary, family orientated, bonuses if earned

    Cons

    companies are all not local. management provided opportunities but outside Chicago area

    Advice to Management

    Try to find more local clients


  3. "Best outsourcing company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager - Projects in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Manager - Projects in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Very employment friendly
    Good career progression choices
    Great leadership
    Strategic vision
    Good onsite offshore model
    Client first always is the motto

    Cons

    Same challenges as all other outsourcing companies
    Everything else is good about cognizant
    It takes good care of the employees


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  5. "Test engineer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Wheeling, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Wheeling, IL

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Might get better opportunity in usa

    Cons

    Location might be an issue


  6. "Account Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good work culture and room for thought leadership

    Cons

    none for now to detail

    Advice to Management

    none for now


  7. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent Growth Opportunities learn new technologies

    Cons

    Salary growth very slow compared to other companies


  8. "Projects on latest technologies"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mobile Developer in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Mobile Developer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Opportunities to work in latest technologies, Good company to start your career with.

    Cons

    Career growth depends a lot on how much your manager supports you.


  9. "great place to work and learn"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lake Forest, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lake Forest, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    very good company for career growth, good onsite oppurtunities, good employee engagement activities

    Cons

    should provide facility to rate back the managers


  10. "Company set for growth with employees"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Associate - Projects in Hoffman Estates, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Associate - Projects in Hoffman Estates, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance
    Flexible management
    Vertical growth
    Tremendous exposure
    Competitive talent hiring
    Constant account expansion
    guide from senior members
    Great onboarding

    Cons

    Internal mobility is limited
    Traditional approach with clients
    Lack of outing for Team Building
    Political decisions within Small Groups
    Lack of adapting new trending technologies

    Advice to Management

    Provide opportunity to interested people to prove themselves


  11. "Manager - Projects"

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    Current Employee - Senior DevOps Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Senior DevOps Engineer in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Cognizant is good about recognizing the individual contributions and potential. Also good at taking care of aspirations.

    Cons

    Career growth is slow. Also it is difficult to migrate from one role to another.



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