We are building the most exciting and rewarding consulting environment in Europe. You'll be joining at a point in our journey where you will be able to influence how we work with our clients, how we reach new markets and take our brand to the next level, at a time of phenomenal growth. Already a global leader in business and technology services and a fortune 500 company with $10+ billion in annual revenues, we are agile enough to engage with clients on their most strategic initiatives and have the knowhow and financial strength to deliver the most challenging change programmes. We are one of only a handful of companies in any sector that have shown double digit growth for each of the last 20 years! Leverage expertise in a technology area to design system architecture, guide and review technical delivery by internal teams, resolve architecture issues and deliver/own architecture of application solutions spanning across multiple technologies for projects of the following nature - high revenue projects/complex projects/large strategic maintenance project within the objective of delivering technically sound projects across one/multiple customers within the guidelines of the customer and Cognizant standards and norms.Key ResponsibilitiesWe are looking for candidates that can provide leadership and are looking to shape their own career: Requirement gathering and Analysis: - Work with customer and other teams to collect, analyze and understand the requirements including NFRs - Analyze gaps/trade-offs based on current system context/industry practices and clarify the requirements by working with the customer Solution Definition: - Develop/Enhance the solution architecture (Application/technical/Infrastructure as applicable) meeting functional/nonfunctional requirements and aligned to industry best practices - Solution Design (including Data modelling, Application design, Infrastructure design, Team structure) & Capacity sizing to meet the requirements & SLAs of target state and in-transition as applicable - Identify Proof Of Concept testing (POC) needs and conduct POCs as applicable - Identify need for developing accelerators and Develop as applicable specific to the engagement - Identify key technical metrics to measure the SLA/requirements compliance - Define, adopt and create required documentation on standards and guidelines Stakeholder Management: - Monitor the concerns of internal stakeholders, follow through on commitments and achieve timely resolution of issues - Conduct initiatives to meet client expectations - Work to expand professional network in the client organization Project Management Support:.- Assist the PM to identify technical risks and come-up with mitigation strategies Essential Experience/Qualifications:Experience and appropriate application of a number of industry standard Process and Data analysis techniquesExperience of working within a strategic consulting project environment, flexible to re-align deliverables to meet client needsAbility to produce quality deliverables with minimal supervision and direction, and manage quality delivery from a teamComfortable reporting to and developing relationships with stakeholders at all levelsTakes ownership for personal development within the Cognizant frameworkAbility to structure a work plan to achieve required outputs for themselves & client/Cognizant colleaguesIndustry experience in at least one of the following sectors; Good functional knowledge of at least one significant area within Manufacturing, Logistics, Energy & Utilities clients, eg:Energy & Utilities:Utilities Customer ServicesUtilities BillingEnterprise Asset Management (Water, Power)SMART OperationsCapital Works DeliveryManufacturing & Logistics:Manufacturing Supply Chain managementProcurementProduct Lifecycle ManagementManufacturing OperationsRail Industry Operations/Supply ChainCross-sectorFinance HRRelevant graduate qualification 2:1 and aboveUseful other Experience/Qualifications:Science/Engineering graduate 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 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.