Full Stack Java Developer

Full Stack Java Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
City: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Position ID: J1121-2787
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI, one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms globally, is at the forefront of transforming digital experiences. Through practical and strategic innovations, we are helping drive value and greater efficiencies into commercial and government organizations around the world.
We are growing our team and are looking to establish a center of excellence to deliver the best in class service to our many different clients.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, reliable and secure code using TDD principles.
• Design, build and maintain automated test coverage portfolios.
• Build, leverage and maintain integration with various automated analysis tools to achieve responsive, high accessibility, performance and application security standards.
• Always a champion for fast and frequent continuous delivery from software engineering perspective.
• Help analyze business requirements and suggest potential alternatives to our business partners as required knowing that keeping things simple is paramount.
• Translate application storyboards, use cases and stories into functional applications
• Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
• Participate in all scrum meetings demos/showcases with a strong voice at the table
• Think on your feet, collaborate with your team and others, and you enjoy taking ownership for your work
• You have a passion for solving problems across all areas of the business
• Negotiating, influencing, effectively challenging and gaining commitment (impact and influence)
• Excellent knowledge of industry direction and trends within Web and Mobile application development

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Minimum 5 years of experience in building modern scalable web applications.
• Minimum 2 years as senior technical team member or technical lead with proven track records of mentoring or guiding team members in technical aspects for on-time delivery with quality.
• Experience with Spring Boot or any other Java frameworks
• Experience with Angular or similar front end JavaScript frameworks (React, Vue, etc.)
• Experience with JavaScript based unit testing and e2e frameworks and code coverage. JavaScript Scaffolding/Build tools (Angular-cli, Webpack, Eslint)
• Good understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
• Strong fundamentals in responsive design, CSS design and architecture. Experience with Bootstrap and Scss
• Good understanding of Relational SQL databases.
• Strong understanding of best practices in performance tuning (Load time) and experience with using Chrome Dev Tools
• Experience with developing and designing backend services (Rest, Soap, etc.)
• Knowledge of modern software engineering practices like Test Driven Development (TDD), Behavior Driven Development (BDD), Continuous integration (Jenkins).
• Exposure to Git (Source Code Management)
• Bonus with experience on web accessibility standards and implementations
• Bonus with experience or strong knowledge on container technologies and best practices


  • Full Stack Development
  • Java

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.