Senior Manager – Technology and Solutions
Cognizant Foundation
Location: Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune

Job Description:

Single point of contact for coordinating (with various vendors and stakeholders), planning, designing, developing, implementing, and supporting all IT needs of the Foundation including the organization’s information systems, Web Services, IT policies, Data Analytics, Security, and compliance.

Key Responsibilities include
• Document and communicate architectural expectations to the Foundation’s IT services and vendors in alignment with business goals and objectives.
• Analyse the business / functional requirements by partnering with key stakeholders across various sectors to help develop IT solutions by working collaboratively with the vendor, and managing the project lifecycle (SDLC)
• Track the metrics / KPIs for the Foundation’s various projects including, data analytics, preparing reports and presentations for senior leadership.
• Review and implement operational policies and procedures (IT Policy, Company Policy), automate processes in compliance with the requirements, and provide training on various policies and procedures
• Assist in audit requirements – Informational Technology audit and Security compliance checks (internal and external)
• Other Operational responsibilities include compliance tracking of all projects, support for validation of budget utilization, impact number reporting, and support for partner due diligence.

Skills Needed:
o Proficiency in MS Excel, strong experience with Databases (SQL, MySQL) and Database tools
o Experience in architecting/developing software solutions and deploying, analyzing, and troubleshooting hardware and software issues related to IT systems in multiple environments.
o Data collection and analysis, and reporting metrics in a visual format
o Project management experience including budgeting
o Good troubleshooting skills with an excellent analytical, and logical mindset
o Strong presentation, communication, and writing skills

o Experience with AWS or similar environments – having used cloud technologies
o Some experience in Zoho One Suite of products
o Some experience in handling data security
o Experience in the development sector

Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune

Minimum Qualification:
Graduation in Engineering or Computer Science / MBA with 6+ years of project management and/or software development experience in a professional environment

Industry Type:
NGO / Development Sector

Employment Type:
Full Time, Permanent

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