Project Manager

Job Summary

Cognizant Technology Solutions Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd
Banking/Accounting/Financial Services
Kuala Lumpur
Years of Experience
10 - 16 years
Posted On
2nd Aug 2019
Project Manager ,Project ,Project management,Project engineer,Project incharge

Job Description:

Job profile: Project Manager

Location : Sentral KL


Manages and coordinates business and technical projects through all phases of initiation, development and implementation

Job-specific accountabilities

Works with clients to define and manage the scope, strategy, requirements and implementation of projects

Ensures that assigned projects are completed within budgets and schedules while meeting client business objectives

Identifies, analyzes, mitigates, document, and control project risks

Provides effective and regular communication within the project team, stakeholders, sponsors and management

Identifies resource needs for the project and establishes roles, expectations, and goals with team members

Participates in negotiation of contract terms and conditions and insures compliance with contract terms for project consultants and vendors

Manages multiple small and/or medium-d projects ensuring project deliverables are brought in on time, within budget and quality targets

Identifies project issues that impact project delivery and escalate to management

Responsible for assisting in hiring project staff, and developing motivating, coaching, advising and managing the project team

May manage the technical components of the project or act as manager of personnel, including evaluating personnel

Liaises between project team, project sponsor and client group

Knowledge & skills

Ability to think strategically, assess alternatives for short and long term impacts and act decisively

Life Insurance and annuity products domain knowledge, administration compliance, operations and systems including business desktop applications (i.e. Lotus Notes, Office), and relevant financial products


About Us:

Cognizant is a global leader in business and technology services that helps Clients bring the future of work to life – today – in a business environment that is being transformed by accelerating globalization, virtualization, and the shift toward cloud technologies.

We continuously seek the “best and the brightest” when we recruit new employees, and we’re consistently an “employer of choice” at leading engineering and business schools around the world. Our domain industry specialists have well-established backgrounds working with companies in the industries we serve.

Our teams and their talent are a principle reason that we consistently outperform the competition.