Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Brussels


What makes Cognizant a unique place to work? The combination of rapid growth and an international and innovative environment! This is creating a lot of opportunities for people like YOU — people with an entrepreneurial spirit who want to make a difference in this world.
At Cognizant, together with your colleagues from all around the world, you will collaborate on creating solutions for the world's leading companies and help them become more flexible, more innovative and successful. And this is your chance to be part of the success story: we are looking for a Front end developer to join our Digital Business Interactive Team.
About Cognizant Digital Business Interactive
Cognizant’s Digital Business unit helps business develop and execute a digital business strategy aligned to their business objectives, leveraging digital capabilities and market advantages to produce sustainable competitive advantage. We have experts focusing on digital roadmaps and strategy, UX and interactive design as well as creating the back-end platforms to ensure a truly unique experience end-ton-end both for our clients and our clients’ clients. We specialize in helping clients create successful new business models when facing existential threats from digital technologies that provide competitors with low entry barriers. We have more than 500 projects with a repeat business ratio of 95% and over 12,000 experts ready to define a multidisciplinary approach that combines key aspects of digital marketing, front-end design, analytics & scalable content management to ensure our clients get a holistic digital solution and experience.
About role
We are looking for a Front end developer having hands-on working experience in building rich interactive Web applications. He or she must have clear understanding of Web application lifecycle and strong Object Oriented programming skills. Build Responsive web applications using Angular, Polymer, HTML, JavaScript and CSS code based on wire frames / Visual Design.
The candidate should be able to collaborate with Requirements and Design teams to build new features and enhance existing features. The roles demands expertise in writing unit tests and enhance performance of applications.
Our ideal candidate
5-10 years of experience in Web application development
Clear understanding of Software development lifecycle
In-Depth understanding of JavaScript for building large applications and Modern javascript frameworks especially Angular, Polymer.
Build systems Grunt and/Or Gulp
Experience with javascript based charting library like D3JS
In-depth knowledge of handling DOM Manipulation
HTML5, CSS3, SASS (preferred) / LESS, bower, npm
Test first mindset (TDD), and well versed with Karma/Jasmine test stack (preferred)
Restful APIs, HTTP methods, Authentication protocols and techniques
Continuous Integration, Continuous delivery, Agile development.
Git, responsive web design
Good To Have
Experience with messaging systems
Experience with NoSQL DBs
Hands-on experience in writing unit tests with Selenium. Jasmine or QUnit or Mocha
Understanding of Web Services
Agile methodologies (SCRUM).
Knowledge on SCSS / LESS / COMPASS is an added advantage
Qualifications & Certifications
BE/MS degree in Computer, Engineering or equivalent
What you can expect
Become part of a ‘flag ship’ success story - We go through enormous growth!
Based in the Benelux – we have offices in Amsterdam, Eindhoven and Brussels within an European and Global network
Organization driven by technology – We have a tremendous technology backbone
Open, ‘can do’ team spirit
Environment where you can make your own ideas reality
Drive your own career
Market conform benefits
About Cognizant
Cognizant 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, a member of the NASDAQ-100, is ranked 205 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.
Employee Status :
Full Time Employee
Shift :
Day Job
Travel :
Job Posting :
Apr 05 2019
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

About the company

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 221,700 employees as of December 31, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant.

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