Senior Java Tech Lead - Contract

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Category: Development/Engineering
City: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Position ID: J1217-0560
Employment Type: Contract

Position Description:

CGI is seeking to hire a Senior Technical Lead to support new product develop activities for Value Added Services.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As a Technical Leader you will be at the very center of the product and services delivery team. You will ensure that the development team execute their mandate within the established guidelines and architecture. Sharing your time between coaching developers, coordinating with senior architects, Scrum Master and QA analysts you will also play an active role in software development contributing to the project's success.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

. Bachelor degree in computer science or engineering;
• Vast experience with Java 7 and up, Spring (all), JSP, HTML, Javascript (Angular would be an asset);
• Experience designing and implementing ReST services;
• Experience with Hibernate, JPA, JUnit, MVC, RDBMS, noSQL;
• Experience with multiple scripting languages (Python Groovy, etc.)
• Experience with tools such as: Eclipse, Maven, Jenkins, Gradle, under Windows and Linux
• Practical experience with CI/CD and DevOps philosophy;
• Ability to directly interact with customers;
• Creative thinker able to resolve complex issues;
• Strong technical writing skills;
• Experience working in complex technological environments (banks, finance, telecoms);
• Thrives in AGILE and collaborative environments;
• 10-12 years’ experience in software development.
• Experience with TDD (test driven development) and test automation;
• Knowledge of open source libraries and (JUnit, Apache, Mockito etc.);
• Familiar with FPA concept (Function Point Analysis);
• Knowledge of Docker, Ansible;
• Deep knowledge of Spring integration and security


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.

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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.


  • Hibernate
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • Jenkins
  • JPA
  • MVC
  • Python
  • Spring
  • Windows
  • Linux

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