Women at Cognizant Softvision
At Cognizant Softvision, we believe in the importance of a diverse workforce, and the positive impact women have when it comes to tech leadership and innovation. We celebrate the achievements and progress women make in the field of technology, and we work hard every day to close the digital skills gender gap by encouraging and inspiring women to choose a career in engineering.
Of our leadership team is represented by women.
Of our female Softvisioners are in tech-related roles.
Of total Cognizant new hires are women.
Women employees at Cognizant across 48 countries.
Tech Up For Women
For the past three years, Cognizant Softvision has been a proud sponsor of Tech Up For Women, supporting its mission to empower and advance women in technology. Last November, the Javits Convention Center in New York City received over 3,000 attendees for its annual conference. Andres Angelani, Cognizant Softvision CEO, participated as a panelist and spoke about how enterprises can collaborate better to evolve and shape the modern digital workplace.
WiTNY Winterns Program
In collaboration with WiTNY, Women in Technology and Entrepreneurship in New York, Cognizant Softvision hosted a Winternship program that brought Feizza Fazilatun, Shariya George, Hope Dunner and Aaliyah John to the Hudson Yards studio for hands-on training. The women, who major in Computer Science at local universities, gained real-world experience as they developed an app that would provide a seamless experience for visitors to the Studio.
In Our Own Voice
Senior UX UI Designer
“I think, as women, we need to stop apologizing for what we say and be assertive about our decisions and what we believe in”. Listen to Thary Chhom´s experience at Cognizant Softvision.
“I joined Cognizant Softvision because I was really looking for a next step in my career that would push me to become a better leader. Here, I am surrounded by a team of talented and strong women.” listen to Shelby Reimer´s experience at Cognizant Softvision.
Senior UX Designer
“I am empowered as a woman to speak up, I am heard and I can grow inside the company.” Listen to Senior UX Designer, Pooja talk about her experience at Cognizant Softvision.
UX Lead Designer
In honor of #InternationalWomensDay, we met with some of our own remarkable female Softvisioners to hear their thoughts on their own personal experiences and what it means to work at Cognizant Softvision. Meet Renata.
Delivery Enablement Manager
In honor of #InternationalWomensDay, we met with some of our own remarkable female Softvisioners to hear their thoughts on their own personal experiences and what it means to work at Cognizant Softvision. Meet Ruxandra.
SVP, Head of Studios for the Americas
“We are a direct reflection of the talent we hire, and we take that very seriously. We try to build custom careers; to do that well, you need to understand the talent. Specifically, their aspirations need to be part of any growth plan.”
International Women's Day 2019
#InternationalWomen’sDay is celebrated worldwide and at Cognizant Softvision we wanted to show off some of our female talent.