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 205 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.
Cognizant Consulting (CC) is a global consulting organization delivering strategic and domain consulting through industry and technology expertise. We have more than 5500 experienced consultants with a broad range of domain and subject matter expertise. Our focus is on driving our clients’ agendas through transforming operations around the “Future of Work”, improving the efficiency and effectiveness of IT, maximizing the value of enterprise solutions, and innovating with state of the art technologies.
As an MBA Summer Associate, you will play an important role supporting internal and client business transformation initiatives. With responsibilities that range from analyzing a client's issues/objectives to developing recommendations and authoring presentations, you will have the opportunity to participate in internal and client-facing projects within our core CC service offerings including:
IT Strategy & Roadmap Development
Process Re-Engineering & Transformation
Enterprise Architecture & Technology Selection
Role and Responsibilities:
Work directly with our clients providing consulting services designed to help them solve their most complex business and technology issues
Draw conclusions from the market / industry trends, client issues and support go to market initiatives for Cognizant
Contribute to research, design and writing of articles/whitepapers and participate as a team member in collateral development
Support business development activities in the form of gathering best practices for RFI/RFP responses and writing proposals
Timeframe: 10 weeks starting in June
To Apply: Please submit a resume to this posting.
Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer provider and committed to creating a diverse environment. Cognizant considers all applicants without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital and family status, disabilities, sexual orientation or preference, veteran status or any other classification protected by state, federal or local law.
Currently pursuing MBA from top tier U.S. Business School
GPA 3.0 and above
Overall pre-MBA work experience of 3 to 6 years
Fluent English and local language skills (as required for international positions)
Strong interpersonal and Communication skills
Solid Microsoft Office skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Access and Project is required
Domain expertise in one of more of the following industries: Banking & Financial Services, Insurance, Health Care, Life Sciences, Technology, Communications, Information, Media & Entertainment, Retail, Consumer Products, Travel & Hospitality.