Data Engineer

Category: Analytics and Emerging Digital Technologies
Main location: United Kingdom, UK Wide - Various, UK Wide
Alternate Location(s): United Kingdom, Scotland - North East, Aberdeen
Position ID: J0724-0329
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Unleash your potential and help shape the future, join us as a Data Engineer. If you have demonstrable success in a similar position, that has involved utilising your range of technical skills and capabilities, we would love to hear from you.

CGI was recognised in the Sunday Times Best Places to Work List 2024 and has been named one of the ‘World’s Best Employers’ by Forbes magazine. We offer a competitive salary, excellent pension, private healthcare, plus a share scheme (3.5% + 3.5% matching), which makes you a CGI member partner, not just an employee. We are committed to inclusivity, building a genuinely diverse community of tech talent and inspiring everyone to pursue careers in our sector, including our Armed Forces, and are proud to hold a Gold Award in recognition of our support of the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant. Join us, and you’ll be part of an open, friendly community of experts and we will train and support you in taking your career wherever you want it to go.

With this role, we're able to offer the opportunity to work from home with the option to attend your local CGI office.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Be part of something exciting and join our Digital Solution Centre as a Data Engineer and help to strengthen the digital revolution. From public service transformation to cutting-edge commercial projects, our work has a wide reach, helping make the everyday easier, for everyone. When you start your CGI story, not only will you be improving people’s lives, we’ll do the same for you.

Our successful Delivery Centre is continuing to expand and we're looking for more talented individuals to help us meet growing demand from our clients. Our teams are bursting with talent, and are trusted to help deliver transformative digital work for clients across multiple industries in both the private and public sectors and our work varies from rapid prototyping to multi-year digital transformation projects.

At CGI our Data Engineers work closely with a wide variety of clients on challenging projects that have real world impact Whether you want to become a subject matter expert, specialise in a particular technical area, or you are interested in progressing through to a leadership role – it all starts at CGI. When you join us, we'll work together with you to identify where we can best utilise your existing experience, while providing the training necessary to fulfil current and future roles. A CGI career will offer you a complete tech experience, where you have control over your future.

We're offering the best of both worlds – an agile-by-default, technology-focused working environment combined with the opportunities and benefits of being part of a large organisation.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

You will have ability with a combination of some of the following technologies:

* Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, SQL, Scala, Spark-SQL etc.
* Hands on working knowledge of GCP, AWS and Azure services and technologies
* Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc and relational SQL and NoSQL databases, such as Postgres or Cassandra
* Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools: Talend, Matillion, Informatica, Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.
* Experience working in Agile development team

Desired traits

• Hands on working knowledge of building and maintaining CI/CD pipelines, and supporting infrastructure, system, and security configurations and policies. – Jenkins, GitHub, Docker, Ansible, Kubernetes
* Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Information Systems or another quantitative field or equivalent experience.
Desirable
* AI/ML modelling experience
* Data Warehousing experience
* Experience building and optimizing 'big data' data pipelines, architectures and data sets.

Skills:

  • Python
  • SQL

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.

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