Manager - Projects (BB-A49EF)

Found in: Talent CA

Project ManagerQualification:Science / Engineering GraduateResponsibility:Thought Leadership / Process Improvements / Delivery Excellence: Understand the current IT/Technology trends and analyze/identify the impact of each trend on the business segments within vertical in relation to area under purview. Build Domain Technology Roadmap based on current and future industry trends. Create reusable assets / supporting artifacts based on the industry landscape. Identify reusable solutions/assets which can be built within the technology unit. Coauthor points of view. publish whitepapers. represent in the Technology Conferences/Roadshows/Forums. Guide teams to create case studies/whitepapers on application/solution/enterprise architecture / technology recommendations. Identify patentable components and work with teams like Horizon 3, GTO and IP office to file IP for the same. Participate and interact with external stakeholders industry forums, clients, analysts to gain understanding of changes in technology and industry landscape.Technology Advisory & Consulting (for clients): Understand the customer needs. Identify avenues to elicit customer requirements (eg workshops etc) in own area of specialization. Understand the customer painpoints and technical challenges leading to impact on business or customer experience. Proactively identify technology solution alternatives in line with specific client objectives / challenges / context. Conduct current state analysis versus the Industry landscape and identify the roadmap for the same. Identify the benefits for the customer to invest in specific technologies and assignments. Propose/Create the solution framework. Guide the teams to enable creation of an appropriate development strategy. Review solutions to ensure alignment with customer objectives, organization guidelines/benchmarks and industry best practices. Create PoCs/Technology labs to demonstrate capabilities to clients and stakeholders.Project Estimation: Review estimates for projects related to new technologies related to area under purview. Provide guidance to team around estimation methodology/model, when required.Solution Design & Development:'- For complex engagements within emerging technologies in respective domains - review the initial solutions/ planning Understand the customer specific process, analyze the gaps, map Cognizant and customer (domain specific) process and tools on technical requirements. Understand the various work streams and evaluate technology alternatives and recommend solutions for emerging areas of specialization. Provide solutions for complex engineering problems. Independently define technology architecture for complex applications combining multiple technology layers within the boundaries of the enterprise architecture. Resolve any issues based on expertise in technology area. For large / complex projects, guide the team for Proof of Concept activities. Review architecture, design and delivery on engagements based on defined standards and guidelines for technology solutions.Must Have Skills Retail - Store Inventory mgmtRetail - Point-of-ServiceEmployee Status : Full Time EmployeeShift : Day JobTravel : NoJob Posting : Mar 30 2021About CognizantCognizant (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 194 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 @Cognizant.

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