27 days old

Enterprise Solution Architect

Teaneck, NJ 07666
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Do you have a passion for architecting complex Outsourcing, Strategic and Digital IT solutions? We are seeking a talented Enterprise Solutions Architect to join our growing Strategic Engagement Team. In this role, you will be an integral part of developing strategic and digital solutions that are multi-tower for our client service teams across multiple business units.

You will craft top-notch winning solutions for our clients transformation and outsourcing requirements. You will define and drive business outcome IT solutions that use innovative business processes, architectural and technical frameworks to provide client partners with viable, high value solutions to complex business problems. Our solutions are typically a combination of Digital Transformation, BPO, applications development, applications management and infrastructure services. This elite opportunity requires prior professional experience as a solution architect, with a consistent track record of leading and winning deals.


  • Drive top down solutioning for complex deals involving multiple service lines and technical disciplines as part of RFI, RFP and informal deal processes.

  • Lead a multi-functional team of tower architects and SMEs across their respective domains.

  • Work closely with clients, 3rd party intermediaries and internal Cognizant technical domain teams to build high impact outcome based solutions.

  • Define solution roadmaps and direction building on synergies and commonalities across lines of business and technologies.

  • Envision a Transformation roadmap that aligns with the strategic and tactical direction of the clients expectations.

  • Drive the translation of complex business initiatives into creative and innovate business-technology solutions and ensure consistency across traditional solution boundaries.

  • Work with Business Stakeholders and Project Managers to understand inefficiencies in clients existing business processes, applications, infrastructure, and recommend compelling solutions.


  • BS and/or MS in computer science or equivalent experience.

  • Experience in technical delivery, sales and business development.

Tier-I professional services background.

  • 15+ years experience in an IT Service Delivery and Solutions Architect role, with a minimum of 5 years experience in at least two of the following: Infrastructure Services, BPO, Digital, Applications Development and Maintenance.

  • Experience with Proposal Writing, Win Themes, Executive Summary, Commercials, SLA's, Orals.

  • Knowledge of IT, Industry Marketplace Trends, and Digital & Next Gen Technologies.

  • Experience Communicating to/with high-level executives: Director, VP, CxO.

  • Proven experience planning, designing, and implementing large-scale business-IT solutions.

Ability to present complex delivery and technical concepts to the clients during white boarding and orals sessions.

Ability to operate with ambiguity and program manage the solution build process.

  • Extraordinary communication and relationship building skills.

  • Strong leadership skills, decision-making and problem solving abilities.

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 U.S., 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.

Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment.

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: 2020-04-27 Expires: 2020-05-26
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