Cognizant has acquired digital engineering business from Hunter Technical Resources, a digital engineering and project management agency headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Hunter Technical Resources engineers specialize in high-demand skills, including full stack development, machine learning, DevOps, systems architecture and data science. The acquisition extends Cognizant’s talent network in key markets, strengthening the company’s digital engineering resources in the U.S. as well as Cognizant’s position as one of the world’s largest digital engineering firms.
“This acquisition expands Cognizant’s access to the highly-specialized expertise our clients require to accelerate their digital transformation journey,” said Rajesh Nambiar, President, Digital Business and Technology, Cognizant.
Hunter Technical Resources is Cognizant’s sixth announced acquisition in 2021 as the company is expanding in key strategic focus areas for digital — digital engineering, data and artificial intelligence, cloud and the Internet of Things.
Hunter Technical Resources marks Cognizant’s third digital engineering acquisition in the past year; Cognizant acquired Magenic, a custom software development services company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in February 2021, and Tin Roof Software, a custom software and digital product development services company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, in September 2020.
In 2018, Cognizant acquired Austin, Texas-based Softvision, a leader in software product engineering known for developing custom digital products using collaborative engineering methods.
Cognizant has digital engineering development sites in the U.S., Argentina, Australia, Canada, India, Mexico, the Philippines and Romania.