Conduent Principal Scientist, R&D, Engineering Systems in Bangalore, India

Principal Scientist, R&D, Engineering Systems


Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.

We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.

Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at .


  • Responsible for those functions, activities, and skills required to architect, specify and qualify new products from a high level, or end point product, perspective. The focus could be mechanical, electrical, software, or a combination of all three depending on the type of end product.

  • Primary purpose of this position is to define a vision, strategic direction and drive development of leading research and technologies.

  • Individual is a thought leader in the organization, exhibits exceptional innovation, IP generation and technical insights

  • Provides deep technical and industry knowledge and consultation on strategically relevant technical areas



  • Works collaboratively and influentially, as a subject matter expert, with senior members of the business unit and broader organization.

  • May work globally to accomplish strategic goals in the technical domain of the role.

  • Provides guidance, direction and technical support to those below this level.


  • Recognized as an expert within the organization, both within and beyond own function

  • Contributes to the development of strategy

  • Anticipate internal and/or external business challenges / regulatory issues

  • Recommend process, product or service improvements

  • Decisions are guided by functional strategies and priorities

  • May include international accountability; and may include some global scope/accountability

  • Progression to this level is typically restricted on the basis of business requirements

Primary Responsibilities:

  • A recognized subject matter expert by business groups and partners, but also has broad knowledge and has the flexibility to take on a wide range of projects and roles.

  • Builds and uses strong ties to the business groups and the outside world to identify opportunities with high business value and champions projects that provide significant impact to the Corporation.

  • Exhibits excellent judgment when assessing technical and business risk and is trusted to define the best course of action to help understand and minimize those risks.

  • Identifies new areas of research, new approaches to solve difficult technical challenges, or new product concepts.

  • Works proactively and influentially to bring proposals to senior management for review.

  • Establishes and maintains a strong scientific network externally with academia or external organizations.

  • Demonstrates role model interpersonal and conflict management behavior as a team leader, team member and technical ad visor to successfully impact project outcomes.

  • Keeps abreast of trends and developments in their area of expertise, and broader extended areas.

  • Exceptionally strong contributor to quality invention generation, as the initiating inventor on many that are of high value to the corporation.

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form at .

Job R&D, Engineering Systems

Primary Location India-Karnataka-Bangalore

Organization ITS

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 18036196