Project Manager - #740244

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Date: 01/14/2022 13:30 PM

City: Advance, North Carolina

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

We are Cognizant Artificial Intelligence

Digital technologies, including analytics and AI, give companies a once-in-a-generation opportunity to perform orders of magnitude better than ever before. But clients need new business models built from analyzing customers and business operations at every angle to really understand them

With the power to apply artificial intelligence and data science to business decisions via enterprise data management solutions, we help leading companies prototype, refine, validate and scale the most desirable products and delivery models to enterprise scale within weeks

  • You must be legally authorized to work in United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future *


  • Leading the software development team by overseeing design, implementation, Quality Assurance (QA), and validation of programming code and products.
  • Creating project outlines and timelines; facilitating daily scrums, stand-ups, and meetings to monitor project progress and resolve any issues the team may be experiencing; removing project obstacles; and documenting progress and communicate to appropriate audience.
  • Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.
  • Coordinates system development to include design, modeling, security, integration and formal testing.
  • Manages and documents system configurations.
  • Oversees the transition into production process.
  • Creates and maintains programmatic and technical documentation to insure efficient planning and execution.

Required Qualifications:

  • 15+ years’ professional experience, 10+ years in Pharmaceutical commercial space.
  • Strong understanding of pharmaceutical commercial business.
  • Good knowledge in Lifescience Commercial, Managed Markets domain with experience, budgeting, forecasting and Latest Estimates with exposure to GxP.
  • Should be a good coach in Agile practices.
  • Should coach individuals and interactions over processes and tools.
  • Good experience in Azure/AWS Synapse and Azure/AWS Storage.
  • Technical knowledge in AWS, Tableau with development or support experience on the domains LS commercial and Managed Markets.
  • Hands on SQL experience used to investigate and troubleshoot issues.
  • Ability to shield his/her team from outside distractions and interferences
  • Ability to ensure the correct use of scrum process.
  • Ability to track and remove impediment.
  • Facilitate daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings.
  • Resolve conflicts and drive conversations by focusing on scrum values of openness, honesty and respect.
  • Forecast the numbers of deliverables possible in an iteration which is based on evidence and reliable source.
  • Lead the team in estimation and planning.
  • Create useful, reliable and practical plans for software development projects.
  • Help team or individual to clarify goals and actions to achieve them.

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Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Jan 13 2022

About Cognizant 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 185 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 @USJobsCognizant

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