Cognizant Digital Business-MLEU (Manufacturing, Lifesciences, and Energy & Utilities) Industry is growing rapidly providing to top clients in the market massive opportunities to help them take their products to new levels of personalization and efficiency. LS is also is quickly evolving and we are integrating solutions to overcome the industry challenges of today by redefining the way to do digital. It is the biggest opportunity of the age, and Cognizant is here to help our clients make their transitions effectively.
As a Technical Project Manager, you will be responsible for:
Creating a higher level vision, goals and objectives for the capital projects
Developing detailed work plan & schedules for design, development and testing for the solution development using standard project management methodology
Effectively coordinate among different partners (customer, product vendor) to ensure achieving goals of program
Identify the training and skill requirements and arrange training and/or hire the team members
Allocate the resources as per the skill requirements across different project phases of project lifecycle
Monitoring and reporting project status on a regular basis to all stakeholders
Allocate activities and tasks to onsite-offshore team members
Managing scope, quality, cost and schedule and compliance to regulation in the solution
Manage the stakeholders and ensure timely decision to meet the project schedule
Co-ordinate and managing scope change requests
Ensure document control
Resolve issues, disputes and ad hoc requests
Monitor and review all deliverables
Ensure overall quality and success of the project vis-a-vis defined objectives
Managing risks (internal and external) and timely escalation as per escalation matrix
Program Management Overall tracking of project including onsite and offshore
Program management involving multiple vendors.
Understanding of Outage Management System integrations in utilities space.
PM will report to OMS Product Owner in the Electric Outage and Restoration Management Product Tower
High Level List of Responsibilities:
Interface with Vendor’s PM on all aspects of project management
Develop & Maintain the Project Plan (Agile development, waterfall implementation)
All Schedule/Reporting/Communications functions
Plan and Run Project Meetings
Prepare Monthly Status Reports
Manage projects in accordance with Company processes
Ensure projects are delivered on time, on budget, with zero high production defects and with high client satisfaction
Project estimates/monthly project budget forecasting and variance analysis
Risks and Issues Management
Product and Project Quality Assurance requirements, audits and compliance
Prepare meeting minutes for all key meetings
Prepare RODs (Record of Decision) for all key decisions
Manage and Track Risks and Issues
Prepare required documentation for obtaining Approval Request and Change Committee Approvals. Obtain mentioned approvals
Prepare Project Change Request(s) - if needed
Cognizant will not sponsor H-1B or other U.S. work authorization for this role.
We offer an amazing compensation package that include a robust target bonus.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Proficiency Level *
Proficiency Level *
* Proficiency Legends
The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
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.
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.