4 days ago

Production Engineer (JAVA, Oracle, UNIX)


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Production Engineer (JAVA, Oracle, UNIX)

Summary of Department Focus
The Application Value Management (AVM) is a horizontal within Cognizant with a team of 56000+ senior associates that specializes in delivering the most complex Support and maintenance projects which require cross-functional technical skill-sets in challenging and dynamic project environments. Some of the Key highlights of the group include:

? 650+ active customers thru 4,150+ AVM Engagements
? Gained over 400,000 person years of application maintenance experience  with the help of dedicated 56,500 FTEs

Summary Job Description

The Service Engineer, will be an individual contributor in the project teams and reporting to the Service Lead. The Service Engineer is responsible for performing day to day support and Maintenance of Applications in Scope. Ensure that SLAs are strictly adhered to while finding avenues for continual Service improvement. The Service Engineer will also coordinate with the Offshore team in delivery.

Key Accountabilities:

o Be the technical consultant for both customer and for the CTS development/production support team - Java Technologies
o Co-owning delivery
o Working with various customer teams for managing delivery 
o Perform all adhoc asks of the customer in consultation with the Service Lead
o Track Issues/Risks/dependencies and inform/follow up with customer and Cognizant stakeholders
o Work with various Cognizant teams for Issue resolution
o Tracking and follow-up of Sev1 and Sev2 issues till closure from the customer site


Job Requirements:

o As part of Zurich engagement we are currently looking for a Service Engineer with solid, proven Production Support management experience
o Strong in JAVA , UNIX and Oracle Shell Scripts
o The role requires in general mastery of Production Support environment with ITIL certification, polished communication / stakeholders management skills and strong, proven experience in an onsite/offshore model. 
o On the day-to-day job the Service Engineer will work closely with the onsite teams in Switzerland and offshore project team who are responsible for the offshore delivery teams. 
o Excellent influencing and facilitation skills, in particular problem solving/troubleshooting activities.
o Ability to work effectively under pressure in a resilient and flexible manner
o Is capable of becoming recognised as an expert within Cognizant and can develop this profile within the client organisation
o Experience of on-site / off-shore delivery model 
o Understanding/certification of ITIL processes 
o Swiss language skills is an advantage.
o Minimum of 4-5 years of experience in JAVA related technologies, Oracle and UNIX shell scripting with 2+ Years in a support engagement
o Experience in Cards and Payment domain
o Previous experience in complex multi-national organisation
o Proven Business and IT experience ideally supported with relevant professional qualifications

About Cognizant

Cognizant Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 75 delivery centers worldwide and approximately 220,000 employees as of October 31, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: @Cognizant.