Fall 2023 NextGen Women in STEM Excel (WiSE ) co-op program - Full Stack Developer (8 months)

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: Canada, Alberta, Calgary
Position ID: J0523-2005
Employment Type: Student Internship

Position Description:

At CGI we are committed to investing in the next generation of women leaders. Diversity of thought and experience are integral to pushing the boundaries of emerging technologies. Join our WiSE co-op program designed specifically to prepare and equip future women leaders through mentorship, vast networking opportunities and professional development workshops. As a Full Stack Developer, you will be part of the CGI Calgary team. You will be working with Python and ReactJS.

This position is funded by the Government of Canada's Student Work Placement Program (SWPP). The SWPP program requires that candidates be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or a protected person defined by the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act”

Developed in partnership with Technation, the NextGen WiSE (Women in STEM Excel) experience will allow you to:
• have a 1:1 mentorship with a CGI woman leader
• expand your network by participating in national and local social activities with other co-ops
• develop your own learning plan by leveraging our e-learning platform
• participate in professional development workshops focused on soft skill development
• fast track to future new grad opportunities at CGI

Perks of Being a CGI Co-op:
• Have access to a 1:1 Mentor matched with you based on your interests.
• Participate in monthly socials to meet co-ops across the country.
• Access professional development workshops hosted by domain experts on topics ranging from how to be a top consultant, how to apply the agile methodology, data & analytics and more!

To learn more about CGI and hear from our Co-ops and New Grads, visit www.cgi.com/startmycareer

Your future duties and responsibilities:

- Participate in the development and deployment of new applications, system software, and/or enhancements to existing applications
- Collaborate with analysts, designers and system owners in the delivery of new software programs and applications
- Develop data extractions or reports from client requirements, and investigate data related issues
- Develop strategies for improving and leveraging systems

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Mandatory Technical Skills:
• Python and ReactJS
• Office Suites 2010
• Office 365
• Knowledge of Computer hardware

Soft skills:
• Customer service oriented
• Professional appearance since this is a client facing role
• Self-starter, ability to work independently
• Must be able to meet scheduled deliverables
• Team player
• Dynamic
• Autonomous
• Resourceful



  • Full Stack Development

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.