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Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Headquartered in the U.S. and established globally in 40 countries, Cognizant is ranked 193 in the Fortune 500 list and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.

The Portuguese office was the 40th country to join in and initiated its operations in August 2018, having started with a small team and now entailing several hundred employees. The main office is based in LACS Conde de Óbidos, but also with other locations in LACS Anjos and other client sites, mainly focusing on Business Process Services and IT operations.

By joining Cognizant Portugal, you can count on several amenities in our main Lisbon office, such as a private cafeteria with free beverages and fresh fruit, wellness activities for employees and a pleasant rooftop which is shared with the other companies in LACS.
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I joined Cognizant almost a year ago and have never looked back. It is a very dynamic workplace which never stops keeping me motivated. I have been given opportunities to grow and develop and for that I am very grateful. Francisco Maria dos Santos Amaro e Fragoso de Sousa TEAM LEADER
From the first day, I felt at home at Cognizant. There was thorough training to make me feel secure in my new role, and the environment is fun and motivating! I'm always happy to come to work and this is what matters most to me Anastasia Georgaki TEAM LEADER
Working in Cognizant has represented for me a great push in my career as during this year I had the opportunity to get involved not just in my tasks as a reviewer, also participating  and enjoying to participate in different projects as the Events committee that helped me to get involved with different teams that the workplace offers. Thanks to that I improve different skills organizational and communicative that helped me to grow up in the company applying to a new role.
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I am so proud to be part of this company. Nice and friendly environment, management is willing to help if you need help. There are always chance to grow up your career and as a multinational company Cognizant give you the possibility to move abroad and face more challenges. I can recommend this company to everyone is intrested. Saverio Pontari QA
I have spent my entire life with different careers without really feeling a purpose in life. Until now! I feel like a perfect match for the role. The benefits and care given to the employees are so fantastic that I feel secure in my life.  In short, Cognizant means a bright and happy future up ahead! Sebastian Karl-Oskar Sager Agent
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It might sound unbelievable, but I actually look forward coming to work. I really like the international mix of dynamic people and company's focus on Team's well being. Angelina Samoilova Agent

 
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Diversity and inclusion

Cognizant embraces diversity. We believe that this has a positive impact. Our goal is to involve everyone and to appreciate and respect every individual and every background.

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Cognizant as a company is committed to be open and inclusive to all people, with the upmost transparency about career progression and equality of opportunities for all.
We have created safe spaces where you can be heard no matter who you are, such as the HR Kiosk and HR Connect initiatives constantly developing, informing and empowering the workforce, to make sure that your workplace is a discrimination-free environment.
We believe that in order to be an ethical company, we must promote the best practices, act responsibly and with transparency, while at the same time promoting diversity and pluralism through pragmatic and continuous solutions.

Our D&I initiatives are included in the following areas

- Completely Cognizant (Celebrating Inclusion/Advancing Diversity in the office)
- Unity (Differently abled)
- Embrace (LGBTI+)
- Women Empowered

Our main office in Santos is wheelchair-friendly, but feel free to direct any specific accessibility related questions to us.

Our benefits

Our workforce has grown because looking after our employees is a priority.

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Shape your career
Pursue your ideas and opt for a challenging career full of opportunities and variety.
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Learn and grow
Keep developing with education and training.
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Stay up to date
Our skills training will help you to keep up with the changing work environment.
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Give something back
Help us make a positive impact on society and the environment.
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Stay healthy
Use care plans which also help you to support your loved ones.
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Invest in yourself
Plan for your future with our compensation and fringe benefits such as vacation days.