Python Data Engineer


United States Remote

Full time

$95-105k (annually)


Aug 31

This is a remote position open to any qualified applicant in the United States.

We are Cognizant Artificial Intelligence

Digital technologies, including analytics and AI, give companies a once-in-a-generation opportunity to perform orders of magnitude better than ever before. However, clients need new business models built from analyzing customers and business operations at every angle to really understand them.

With the power to apply artificial intelligence and data science to business decisions via enterprise data management solutions, we help leading companies prototype, refine, validate, and scale the most desirable products and delivery models to enterprise scale within weeks

You must be legally authorized to work in United States/Canada without the need of employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future *

Job Title: Python Data Engineer(remote)


§  Analyzing and designing documents program specifications, test plans and results, design, code, testing, debugging and documentation of those programs while delivering assignments within specified time frames.

Participating in key business initiatives and recommending business an IT technical solution to business partners.

§  Providing estimates and level of effort as required.

§  Developing and implementing technical solutions as assigned, ensuring and adhering to all established methodologies, standards and guidelines.

§  Providing research and analysis support to business queries regarding data quality using Hadoop/SQL/DB2 databases to perform data profiling/data analysis/root cause analysis on big data platform using Agility, Python and SAS.

Required Qualifications:

§  8 to 12 years of experience.

§  5+ years’ experience with business/data analysis.

§  5+ years’ experience building SQL Queries and working with tools to access: Hadoop DB,  Python, SQL Server, SAS or SQL.

§  Experience working in healthcare industry.

§  Strong analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities as well as exceptional customer service orientation.

§  Excellent organization skills including the ability to prioritize tasks efficiently with high level of attention to detail.

§  Competency to work with minimal supervision in a technical capacity on most phases of the development cycle.

§  Ability to work on multiple assignments and meet the respective due dates.

§  Experience manipulating and analyzing data from large databases using SAS, SQL or other appropriate software.

Salary and Other Compensation:

The annual salary for this position is between $95,000.00 – $105,000.00 depending on experience and other qualifications of the successful candidate.

This position is also eligible for Cognizant’s discretionary annual incentive program, based on performance and subject to the terms of Cognizant’s applicable plans.

Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) plan and contributions
  • Long-term/Short-term Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. Cognizant reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.

Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment.

Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network Assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.

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Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Aug 29 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, please email with your request and contact information.

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Kindly note that any payment made to either individuals or agencies for gaining employment at Cognizant, will be at your own risk & volition and Cognizant cannot be held accountable for the same.

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