Senior Java Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Position ID: J0524-0318
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

We are Canada's largest independent information technology services firm, and after 45 years, we're still growing! Join Canada's largest IT Company as a 'Senior Java Developer' in our Banking Services Division.

This role is hybrid and requires you to be at Downtown Toronto office at a minimum 2-3 days per week - subject to change at any time.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Responsible for developing microservices-based applications, designing RESTful APIs, and ensuring the security and reliability of our backend systems.
• Takes responsibility for successful delivery of the solutions. Mentoring other developer on their implementation while needed, and organize review activities like design review, code review and technical document review etc. to make sure the success deliverable.
• Your proficiency in containerization, message queues, and cloud deployment will be leveraged to enhance our application architecture.
• Explore existing application systems, determines areas of complexity, potential risks to successful implementation.
• Communicate continually with the client and project teams – Clarify client’s needs, present tech team ideas and explains progress on the development efforts.
• Strictly follow the bank’s engineering standards and ensure these are followed across all modules in the project.
• Perform code & design reviews consistently.
• Ensure essential procedures are followed and help define operating standards and processes.
• Proactive problem-solver who is passionate about staying up-to-date with industry best practices and can contribute to a dynamic, collaborative development environment

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Must have 8 years of Java Experience and expert level (hands-on) knowledge and understanding in JAVA/J2EE spring boot, spring framework stack, Oracle and Cloud.
• Must have Deep understanding of Microservices, API, Kafka and Microservices best practices, patterns- Spring boot Microservices is highly preferred.
• Java concepts, multithreading, and object-oriented programming
• RESTful APIs development using Spring Boot, microservice based architecture, database integration,
• Implementing message-driven communication using technologies like Apache Kafka for asynchronous processing, GIT – GitHub/BitBucket.
• Experience in financial/ Banking industry
• Strong systems analysis, design and architecture fundamentals, Unit Testing and other SDLC activities
• Experience with working in an Agile/Waterfall methodology of delivery
• Is comfortable in a collaborative, agile, and distributed development environment.
• Strong communication skills, should be able to communicate effectively with business and other stakeholders
• Excellent written, presentation and communication skills
• Experience in Volante tool



  • Application Design
  • Application Development
  • Financial Services
  • Java
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Oracle
  • Spring Boot
  • Systems Analysis
  • Technical Analysis
  • Waterfall Model
  • Web Application Development

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

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.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.