Mid-Career Senior Software Engineer at Cognizant Salary (India)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Software Engineer at Cognizant is Rs 722,921 per year. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 582,927 - Rs 1,151,382
Rs 580K
Rs 760K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 759,606
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50%
90%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 582,927 - Rs 1,151,382
Bonus Rs 19,866 - Rs 75,503
Profit Sharing Rs 57,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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Rs 592,569 - Rs 1,163,403
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 6 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

A senior software engineer typically has a background in computer science, web development, and/or engineering. A bachelor's degree in any of those fields is generally considered a plus, as is experience working in web development. Some abilities they might have are a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, and an ability to work independently and on a team. Senior software engineers usually work in an office. They may work with other people to complete projects, but staying focused and working alone is typical.

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Senior Software Engineer Tasks

  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 787,073

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
5-9 years
93%
10-19 years
7%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Java/J2EE
▲4%

SQL
▲2%

National Average
Rs 787,000

C#
▼1%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼1%

ASP.NET Framework
▼1%

Java
▼2%

.NET
▼2%

ASP.NET
▼3%

HTML
▼3%

C# Programming Language
▼6%

JavaScript
▼12%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 10%