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Project Manager


Science / Engineering Graduate


Requirements Gathering

Participate in requirement gathering JAD sessions and support documentation where applicable (business, functional, UI, usability, data, compliance, data migration, NFR, 3rd party tools & products)
Raise clarifications with customer / onsite to eliminate any ambiguity on the scope of work assigned from the Client / Project Cocoordinator
track to closure any open clarifications with customer / onsite
understand and translate requirements into design


conduct meetings with customer SMEs, BAs and architect to understand and clarify functional and technical requirements

Resource/ Efforts Estimation and Monitoring

Provide input on technical effort estimation to arrive at resourcing plans
participate in management reviews and teleconferences and report weekly status and walkthrough to the Project Manager / Client
Followup with customer POC to resolve team issues and dependencies
raise concerns regarding changes in timelines and expectations with customer point of contact to resolve the same

Design & Analysis

Develop proof of concept as designed by architect
setup development environment for team to work in
break up the modules considering technical aspects
Understand interdependencies of the various components in work packages that are being developed
Create design documents with the support of the architects for the assigned scope
Work with architect to understand the architecture of the application, high level approaches and ensure that the design is in line with overall direction
conduct peer review, as required
Organize design review sessions with various stakeholders to validate design is as per requirements


Identify the standards applicable for the work packages / components
Familiarize the team with development environment and CTS and customer spectific coding coding standards, guidelines and best practices to be followed through sessions and document sharing
Review the code created by team and provide review comments to the developers
develop code for core / critical module(s) needed for the project
Contribute towards development of framework
Develop/ review tier coding, business layer coding, interface development, service development, creation of stored procedures etc as applicable for the work package / project
Write efficient queries and understand logical and physical data models
follow up with Developers to ensure integration of components (input / output)
troubleshoot critical technical issues
Handle escalations related to critical technical issues
create detailed tasks for the scope and share timelines for the same with the team
track the status of the tasks assigned, maintain detailed task information for the work packages owned and do periodic reporting
conduct technical review and audit
Create quality check points for all deliverables
estimate at task level in the area of work concerned, measure and report the actual effort against the estimated effort and ensure task progress reporting in C20 or any other applicable tool
Prepare and report status for the scope responsible
conduct peer reviews in coding and testing phase


Develop comprehensive unit testing cases for modules developed (as required) and unit test plans
execute unit testing
Create unit test logs
prepare unit test strategy, test plan document and data requirements
automate unit testing and contributing to automation of unit testing
Perform developer integration testing by integrating the components developed by each individual team member and ensure that the integration for the teams work has been completed before the next phase of testing (system testing)
Signoff on test cases created by team
discuss results / actions from NFR testing and signoff on the same for system testing / NFR

Defect Management

Participate in defect triage meetings with the team and confirm the defects identified, highlight any new change request to the agreed scope and identify actions to reduce defects
Monitor rework carried out on the code based on review comments from code review / defects raised in unit testing, peer testing, SIT, UAT testing or any other relevant testing phase for core / critical modules
Follow up with the team to close out on the defects
identify ways to prevent defects
Participate in transition of knowledge and to support organization with any defects raised post production as required

Process Improvements and Adherence

Create training plan for team as identified in the training plan for the project
Plan and participate in innovation sessions
identify and implement innovative processes to reduce manual intervention and improve productivity based on technology and domain expertise
Prepare business case to quantify process improvement (efforts saved etc)
Identify/ evaluate opportunities for valueadds and implement valueadds for the project
Participate in front end delivery audit(s)
highlight and identify technical risks to project manager

Knowledge Management

Contribute towards updating knowledge assets, user manual, online help document, installation scripts and installation manual and leverage the same
Support process audit activities
Conduct knowledge transfer sessions for new joiners in the project team
conduct training through academy (if approved)
Guide and mentor team junior members from a technical perspective to ensure quality delivery of the components

People management

Engage with team
resolve conflict within team
Define the teams goals
set performance expectations
conduct appraisals
set stretch targets and track performance against the same periodically
Identify, groom, reward and develop high performers
create training plans for team
Conduct technical evaluation for building team and share inputs with supervisor / project manager

Technical Skills

SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd/Dsrd

1 Spring MVC PL4 Required

2 Core Java PL3 Required

3 J2EE PL4 Required

* Proficiency Legends

Proficiency Level Generic Reference

PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels

PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects

PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects

PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill

Employee Status Full Time Employee

Shift Day Job

Travel No

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100 CTSH) is one of the worlds 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 is ranked 193 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 wwwcognizantcom or follow us Cognizant

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Software Services, Internet/Dot com/ISP
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Quality Assurance/Testing
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 19th Jul 2020

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