Business Analyst at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Expires in 13 days

Jessup, Pennsylvania, United States Job ID: 31989

Cognizant (NASDAQ:CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 delivery centers worldwide and over 233,000 employees as of July 31st, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Role and Responsibilities:

Business Analysts have the opportunity to deliver immediate value to clients by working with a project-based team of consultants. Analysts will help access the client’s business and technology challenges and deliver innovative solutions. Business Analysts are responsible for facilitating the requirements analysis process, developing strong working relationships with business partners and building domain expertise. Key responsibilities for Business Analysts include:
  • Drive Lean /Continuous improvement tools to eliminate waste and execute high impact process improvement projects.
  • Analyze current situation (As-is), identify improvement opportunities and recommend measures (To-be) to re-engineer processes using value stream maps
  • Act as a Change Agent and work closely with Operation, Transition, Training and Clients to optimize Quality, Efficiency, Cost and Customer Value in multiple client engagements
  • Extend support in managing client escalations/ errors by carrying out Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and restore the process to normalcy
  • Benchmarking of processes and bringing in best practices across industry to make it best in class

Required Skills and Qualifications:

Seeking a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Systems, or Engineering.
Ability to grasp business needs and assess impacts to complex business operations and systems.
Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication
Demonstrated capabilities in teamwork and leadership
Self-motivated and strong initiative
Professional client presence
Ability to work as part of a cross-cultural team including flexibility to support multiple time zones when necessary.
Willingness to travel
Solid Microsoft Office skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Project
Knowledge of LEAN and Six Sigma methodologies with exposure to Minitab or similar statistical software
US Healthcare domain knowledge will be an added advantage

Location: Jessup, PA & Tampa, FL

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.

Cognizant is always looking for top talent. We are searching for candidates to fill future needs within the business. This job posting represents potential future employment opportunities with Cognizant. Although the position is not currently available, we want to provide you with the opportunity to express your interest in future employment opportunities with Cognizant. If a job opportunity that you may be qualified for becomes available in the future, we will notify you. At that time you can determine whether you would like to apply for the specific open position. Thank you for your interest in Cognizant career opportunities.
Job Location : Jessup, Pennsylvania, United States || Tampa, Florida, United States
Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Job Posting : Feb 11 2019
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About Cognizant
Cognizant 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, a member of the Nasdaq-100, is ranked 195 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 on Twitter: USJobsCognizant.
Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.
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