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An individual contributor in a consulting team, who is focused on driving individual portions of the consulting assignment. Overall responsibilities include: * Requirements gathering / analysis to enable project team to understand functional requirements * Business process documentation * Put together research presentations and meeting facilitations * Support pre-sales efforts of the Business Development team * Support building the domain capability in chosen sub-domain thereby honing their consulting skills * * Skills and Knowledge * Excellent verbal communication skills (can speak in management synthesis form) * Strong analytical skills * Excellent working knowledge of Productivity Tools (MS Office) * Documentation Skills * Software Development Life Cycle knowledge (henceforth referred to as SDLC) * IT knowledge * Organizational ability * * Key Result Areas * Gather requirements and analyze the same for the project * Participate in solution identification and implementation * Capture project's capabilities to highlight the unique selling proposition of Cognizant solutions * Support domain capability building activities * Provide functional expertise to projects * * Typical Responsibilities * Create customer presentations: support the Manager Consulting / Consultant, in customer presentations by gathering relevant information * Contribute to building IP through White Papers, solution accelerators etc * Coordinate Client visits: own the operational aspects of a customer visit * Gather relevant information from the respective teams and support business development in Requests For Proposal (henceforth referred to as RFP) responses * Gather information and data, as well as conceptualize and design solutions identified for specific customer engagements * Carry out industry research, as assigned * Contribute to system / functional architecture analysis * Identify opportunity areas in each domain and work with the subject matter experts and process experts to develop the capabilities and go-to market strategy * Work closely with the onsite account managers Project / Consulting * Gather requirements- working with customer / delivery team * Usage of Industry/Cognizant/Client standard methodologies and tools for Requirements Gathering * Conduct basic financial analysis * Work on process documentation * Support the delivery team with product / functional area analysis * Contribute in knowledge management activities by creating case studies, domain artefacts etc * Understand the existing information on project capabilities- both functional and technical * Participate in testing if solution has high functional requirement * May assist the Project Manager/ Project Lead in project planning, status reporting and ensure adherence to SLAs 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 US, Cognizant, a member of the NASDAQ-100, is ranked 205 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 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.Posted by StartWire


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