Questions and Answers about Cognizant Technology Solutions

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?

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I have had a phone interview and a in person interview and did the computer test. Now what's next did i get the job

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It took a month while waiting on clearence with the back ground check, once you where hired, you had to go thru 4 weeks of training and then you were posted to start monitoring

Answered - Process Executive (Current Employee) - Tampa, FL

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I took about a month to be accepted into the company due to the extreme back ground checking, once that was done, once hired i had to go through about 4weeks of training for the job. Then you had to keep a passing percentage once you hit the floor because of the changes of policy on a daily basis

Answered - Process Executive (Current Employee) - Tampa, FL

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It took 1 week.

Answered - Program Analyst (Former Employee) - Pune, India

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It will usually take a month for an individual to get hired. You have to go thru the HR and the manager interview before getting hired.

Answered - Medical Writer (Former Employee) - Manila, Philippines

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A month, if requirement is very urgent.

Answered - Associate (Current Employee) - Irvine, CA

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1 month through several interviews.

Answered - Solution Architect (Current Employee) - Teanack, NJ

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2 weeks notice period

Answered - Sr Test Analyst (Current Employee) - Wheeling, IL

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It takes long way I cleared written aptitude test in college then technical interview then HR interview, Finally when I join the the company I have to give 3 to 4 exams then in first year of job I have to give 4 dovetails exam to be permanent in the company.

Answered - Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) - Pune, Maharashtra

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3-4 weeks for standard hire.
1-2 week if a project needs a resource right away.

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