Internet of Things- Solution Architect

  • Market standards
  • London, England, Großbritannien
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions UK Ltd
  • 19 Feb 18 2018-02-19

About CONNECTED PRODUCTS (CP-CDB ) group ( PART of CDB ( CP-CDB has the capability and expertise to execute product and process innovation to connected intelligence in both industrial and consumer setups. We are 3500+ strong team globally distributed and have broad range of expertise in functional areas such as Product development, Machine learning, Industrial Operations, Internet of Things, and related subjects. We are one of the smaller groups in Cognizant and rapidly growing which gives a very challenging and entrepreneurial environment.

Position Description:

Cognizant requires an IOT architect to lead various Digital projects having IoT/ IIoT as underlying technology. The candidate should have deep knowledge of solutions in the space of

  • Data acquisition from smart Products, Sensors, Machine to Machine interactions,
  • Solutioning, Designing, Architecting and Configuring IOT cloud based solutions on platforms such as MS Azure / AWS / GE Predix.
  • The selected candidate will work within the Cognizant Global delivery framework to manage key IoT projects within Benelux region.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Requirement understanding, Solutioning Design and development of Enterprise IoT Platform using solutions such as MS Azure, etc.
  • Solutioning in Distributed Systems, Middleware, Gateway
  • String knowledge of IoT protocols , machine to machine connectivity protocols
  • Service Oriented Architecture, Web Services , Message Queues, Data ingestion in cloud, Read time analytics / alarms.


  • Should have 8+ years of experience in information technology in architecting enterprise solutions
  • Solutioning, Designing, Architecting and Configuring IOT cloud based solutions on platforms such as MS Azure / AWS / GE Predix.
  • Experience of Microsoft Azure IOT platform or similar platform
  • Strong in Design Patterns and OOD, Web technologies, Web services and Web related technology areas 
  • Service Oriented Architecture, Web Services , Message Queues, Data ingestion in cloud, Read time analytics / alarms.
  • Experience around Technologies/ tools/ frameworks of Remote Device Management and device security management 
  • Knowledge in any leading Iot platforms (Azure, Aws, Thingworx) is highly desirable

Educational Requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Science engineering or related technical discipline.

General Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The successful candidate possesses:

  • A personal style that is viewed as open-minded and collaborative.
  • The ability to work successfully in a flat, collaborative, highly matrixed environment.
  • Excellent communicator with proven ability to clearly convey complex ideas and data in written, presentation and spoken formats to a variety of audiences, including customers, partners, sales, analysts, journalists and social media.
  • Outstanding project management skills and the proven ability to manage multiple complex initiatives in parallel.
  • Ability to effectively write and communicate complex issues in an easy to understand manner
  • Ability to clearly articulate positions on a variety of issues
  • Ability to be candid, open and consistent in communicating
  • Ability to share information with awareness of its effect on others
  • Ability to demonstrate a balance of speaking and listening so that neither is overly dominant
  • Ability to tailor written communications to audience, avoiding technical jargon
  • Possessing multiple language skills is essential. Apart from English, knowing additional languages like, French, German, Dutch or other European would be a distinct advantage


This position is ideally located in London.


Cognizant is a leading provider of Information Technology, Consulting, IT Infrastructure, and Business Process Outsourcing services. Cognizant’s single-minded mission is to dedicate our business process and technology innovation know-how, deep industry expertise, and worldwide resources to working together with customers to make their businesses stronger. As a customer-centric, relationship-driven partner, we are redefining the way companies experience and benefit from global services. Our unique delivery model is infused with a distinct culture of high customer satisfaction. Cognizant delivers a trusted partnership, cost reductions and business results.


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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.

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 205 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 @Cognizant