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Cognizant

3.4
  • > 100,000 employees

2021 Graduate Program - Melbourne

Melbourne
Kick start your career with us! We are looking for individuals keen to work and thrive in a rapidly changing, technology-driven world.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
10
Start Date
16 Aug 2021

Application dates

Applications Close
30 Jun 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
I
Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Computer Graphics & Animation
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering
Video Game Development
Design & User Experience

The Cognizant Graduate Program:

Cognizant's culture is highly collaborative, with associates working together on cross-functional or cross-business projects across the world. Cognizant's graduate training program prepares aspiring, capable and qualified individuals to work and thrive in a rapidly changing, technology-driven world.
Delivered by a team committed to developing leaders of tomorrow, our graduate training program equips you with the skills sought by industry leaders so that you can take our clients' businesses forward. The ability to navigate a dynamic environment, being people-oriented, and having a passion for technology and learning are key factors for success.

Multiple opportunities are open as below:

Software Engineers:

Participate in our intensive Software Engineering Graduate Program which in turns leads to working amongst our expert teams undertaking programming and software development activity to support the development of enterprise digital web and mobile channels for large and distributed environments.

Key competencies you will gain:

  • Developing competency in back end Object Oriented Programming Language, preferably J2SE and technologies such as; JDBC, Java collections, Java IO concurrency and reflection.
  • Developing competency in enterprise application frameworks, preferably Java frameworks such a Spring and/or J2EE technologies including: EJB, JPA, JSP/JSF, JMS.
  • Develop an understanding in DevOps- build & deployment technologies such as Maven, Gradle, etc. and lot more!

Data Engineers:

Graduates will have direct opportunities to be mentored by industry experts within Cognizant and draw from them to gain a solid understanding of business and market challenges. Practical experience and applications of information research will enhance the graduate's individual learning and expert feedback will help further skills development.

Key competencies you will gain:

  • Data warehousing fundamentals such as ANSI-SQL, DW basics, programming fundamentals and ETL concepts, cloud solutions.
  • Tools such as Teradata, Informatica, Tableau, Oracle 12c PL/SQL, Qlikview, R Programming, Python.

What does success look like?

We are looking for motivated graduates who:

  • Have a passion for technology and emerging technologies.
  • Possess a strong attitude to learning and are willing to push past their personal and professional limits.
  • Have excellent communication skills and flexibility are a must, as we operate in a highly diverse and dynamic work environment.
  • Strong customer focus and customer centric approach to work outcomes.
  • Capability to undertake a consulting position, evidenced by a well-developed oral and written communication skills, analytical and conceptual skills.
  • Ability to effectively report and manage or escalate risk(s) and issue(s).
  • Be a team player

To be eligible, you will need to be:

  • Have completed your undergraduate degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, STEM or similar in the last 1-2 years.
  • An Australian or New Zealand Citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

Next Steps:

If you are interested to kick start your career with us, please now. You will need to submit a short Cover Letter, the latest version of your CV and Academic Transcript.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
It’s a lot of fun working as part of a team towards the same goal, and pair programming and learning together along the way, to essentially create software that everyone can use.

Natasja Laurie

  • Graduate stories
It’s a lot of fun working as part of a team towards the same goal, and pair programming and learning together along the way, to essentially create software that everyone can use.

Natasja Laurie

  • Graduate stories
I work for a Digital consultancy and service provider. It provides businesses with all kinds of digital, technology and operations support.

Jaan Rahim

  • Graduate stories
I work for a Digital consultancy and service provider. It provides businesses with all kinds of digital, technology and operations support.

Jaan Rahim

  • Graduate stories
It’s a lot of fun working as part of a team towards the same goal, and pair programming and learning together along the way, to essentially create software that everyone can use.

Natasja Laurie

  • Graduate stories
It’s a lot of fun working as part of a team towards the same goal, and pair programming and learning together along the way, to essentially create software that everyone can use.

Natasja Laurie

  • Graduate stories
I work for a Digital consultancy and service provider. It provides businesses with all kinds of digital, technology and operations support.

Jaan Rahim

  • Graduate stories
I work for a Digital consultancy and service provider. It provides businesses with all kinds of digital, technology and operations support.

Jaan Rahim


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Intake Months
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Duration
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Study Mode
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