Cognizant culture

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“Driven by purpose, guided by values”

At Cognizant great work is waiting for you. Contracting at Cognizant will see you working on cutting edge technology projects, where you can, learn, grow and develop your skills in a company that offers a world of opportunity to realize exceptional outcomes that improve modern day life.

A growth company, contracting at Cognizant is not just another gig. It’s an opportunity to move between different domains and clients to take your ideas to the next level.

Cognizant knows strong teamwork builds better business and therefore created an environment where each idea and entrepreneurial mind is welcomed and where each employee has a sense of belonging, putting a great importance on diversity and inclusion.

Culture Values

Discover Cognizant values:

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Start with a
point of view

I apply my expertise to gain trust and to
lead our clients forward.

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Seek data,
build knowledge

I use facts to guide my actions
​​​​​​​and decisions.

Always Strive

Always strive,
never settle

I act with agility and creativity,
determined to stay one step ahead.

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as one

I deliver solutions that draw upon the
full power and scale of Cognizant.

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Create conditions for
everyone to thrive

I include, enable and invest in
everyone around me.

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Do the right thing,
​​​​​​​the right way

I always make
the ethical choice.

Culture Community

Get involved with the communities with Cognizant programs

Whilst most contractor are based on site at Cognizant clients you’ll always feel a sense of belonging, and where possible you’ll have the opportunity to support communities. Cognizant has created several programs that contractors are encouraged to get involved with:

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Cognizant wants to see you succeed and invests in the resources and training that you need to keep your skills current and develop them further.