Sr. Associate - Projects

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 18 Jan 18 2018-01-18

Sr. Associate - Projects

Job Summary: -

Senior Developer
Number of positions
Total Work Experience
5-10 years
Work Location

Job Description:

Develops, maintains, and enhances business applications. Collaborates with stakeholders to validate user requirements, assess available technologies, and recommend solution options. Assesses objectives for assigned project phases and recommends technical strategies and tactics to achieve business needs. Such activities may include the following as well as other duties as assigned:
Principal Responsibilities:

  • · Design and develop scalable and highly available e-commerce solutions in line with Enterprise architectural requirements.
  • · Develop Search solutions including Relevancy, Boosting and Search Rules to enhance user search experience.
  • · Build Analytics solutions through Omniture integration with e-commerce suite and provide enhanced and scalable analytics solutions.
  • · Provide Marketing & Promotion solutions by leveraging the Marketing & Promotions tools to meet the Business campaigns.
  • · Analyze the fitment of the IBM WebSphere Commerce Suite for the business problems, identify gaps and develop optimal solutions.
  • · Work with Product Stakeholder (IBM) to leverage the best capabilities of the e-commerce suite and also build extensions to meet the custom Business needs.
  • · Provide technical solutions considering Search Engine Optimization, User experience, Performance guidelines.
  • · Establish best practices around architecture, design and development.
  • · Create Design artifacts supported by Proof of Concepts and build functional flows for Critical modules like SOLR search.
  • · Perform root-cause analysis of any issues that arise post-implementation and provide solutions for the same.
  • · Participate in activities related to estimation of work product to provide inputs for overall project estimation.
  • · Any ad hoc activities related to the WCS e-commerce projects and not limited to the above activities.
  • · Uses process design technology methodologies, programming languages and tools and solutions design techniques to develop applications to meet business specifications.
  • · Validates functional specifications, builds technical specifications and develops application documentation.
  • · Performs analysis, design, development and testing of applications to solve business requirements.
  • · Integrates new or enhanced application components.
  • · Develops conversion and system implementation plans.
  • · Supports change readiness initiatives as needed.

Job Requirement s:-

  • · Complete understanding and wide application of technical standards, principles, concepts and advanced techniques. General knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • · Complete understanding and wide application of technical standards, principles, concepts and advanced techniques. General knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • · Work is performed without appreciable direction using independent judgment and discretion. Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives. Work may be reviewed at a high level from a relatively long-term perspective, for desired results
  • · Frequently represents organization as a prime technical contact on projects or contracts. Interacts with external professionals on significant technical matters requiring coordination between organizations
  • · Actions impact the success and completion of a project. Failure to accomplish work or erroneous decisions will result in serious project delays and expenditure of substantial resources to remedy.
  • · Software development and design of Java/J2EE Applications, including high volume / transactional enterprise systems.
  • · 6+ years of experience managing enterprise IBM WebSphere e-commerce platform including the extended Sites Store Model, SOLR Search, Analytics Integration, Marketing & Promotions and WebSphere Commerce Management Center tools.

About Cognizant

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