Junior IoT Consultant Junior IoT Consultant …

in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Permanent, Full time
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in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Junior IoT Consultant
As a Junior IoT Consultant, you will become part of our Internet of Things team and assigned to key initiatives in solution development, proof of concepts and client engagement where you will work alongside experienced Cognizant employees delivering services to gain experience from practice.

Cognizant Connected Products

Connected Products is a key practice within Cognizant Digital Business and specializes in delivering the most complex projects, which require cross-functional technical skill-sets in challenging and dynamic project environments. Connected Products' area of focus are Smart Manufacturing and Internet of Things. The team has presence across industries, with extensive traction in Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Telecom Energy and Utilities, Retail, Automotive and Consumer Goods

Our clients count on our expertise to help them architect the bridge between the physical world of sensors, machines, industrial processes, places, people and the digital world of software, IoT platforms and data. We do this by offering solutions to realize the dual mandate of driving efficiency by utilizing real-time insights of products/processes and fueling innovation through newer business models. Our global network of dynamic environments and labs allow us to workshop, fabricate and create new ideas and innovations with our clients. With our rich ecosystem of technology partners, such as Schneider Electric, ABB, Rockwell Automation, CAMSTAR, etc., we help deliver industry solutions at scale.

Your role as Junior IoT Consultant in CCP

You will participate in the following activities: proof of concepts/ solution feasibility, prototype building, customer projects involving requirement gathering and understanding the needs, functional design, solution architecture, as well as supervising the detailed technical design, preparing and executing the functional and product tests before client handover. All done closely together with your Project/Scrum team helping you to grow further.

Training, Support and Coaching

Prior to starting your first client engagement, you will attend a New Hire Training Program for graduates abroad to ensure you have a solid understanding of Cognizant's culture and processes. You will have the opportunity for further training and support by our own Academy to help you achieve your long-term career goals, like Working with different cultures, Requirement gathering, Project management, Agile development and many more.

After the new hire training you will spend up to 3 months, learning :

-Fundamentals of product design and development

-Embedded/Firmware/Hardware development

-IoT and Sensory and analytics solution training

-Customer project lifecycle

New hire training normally starts with the induction weeks abroad in January, May or September. In consultation there are also other moments when you can start your career in Cognizant.

In addition to your day-to-day project manager and your CCP supervisor, we will assign a mentor from another Business Unit within Cognizant to ensure you get all the help and support you need to start your career on the best footing.


-Bachelor or Master degree in business or economics but a strong affinity/interest in IT/ IoT is a must.

-Exposure to JAVA, .NET, MATLAB and similar analytical tool is preferred

-Exposure to cloud platforms such as Amazon web services, Azure platform is preferred

-Strong problem solving and analytical skills

-Ability to work collaboratively with global project teams

-Strong interpersonal and communication skills

-Language skills: fluency in Dutch and English is a must

-Nil or maximum 1-year work experience

-You must be authorized and eligible to work freely in the EU

We offer:

-A career in one of the largest and fastest growing IT services provider worldwide

-An open, international and multicultural environment

-Opportunity to work for large multinationals and other leading

-Access to further training through our own Cognizant Academy to ensure professional development

-A competitive salary

-Good secondary benefits

Interested?! Apply online now!

If you want additional information, feel free to contact Lina Karkampouna - lina.karkampouna@cognizant.com.

Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Nov 22 2019

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 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 www.cognizant.com or follow us @Cognizant.