EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Cognizant Softvision

Cognizant Softvision

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Location of affected unit(s): Bucharest, Iasi, Timisoara


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.02 - Computer consultancy activities
Number Employed: 1700
Group: Cognizant

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-09-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2019
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

Product engineering provider Cognizant Softvision announced the creation of 500 new positions in the role of creative technology specialists. The expansion is expected to involve the company's three centres in Bucharest, Iasi and Timisoara and to be completed by the end of 2019. The job creation is planned to meet the demand for digital development and transformation solutions used by leading financial services, insurance, retail and travel companies among others.

Cognizant Softvision has over 11,000 product, design and engineering specialists across a network of 30 studios in nine countries, spread over five continents. The company's global portfolio includes clients like Groupon, Macy's and Mozilla.