Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Category: Development/Engineering
City: Gloucester, England - South West, United Kingdom
Position ID: J0519-2315
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

If your programming skills are matched by an enthusiasm for problem-solving, and your communication skills are as creative as your coding, there’s a digital revolution underway in the UK that could use your help.

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, you can be sure we’ll do the same for you.

And the even better news? Our friendly team will keep you inspired and will support you to do what you do best, better.

We are looking for people who are passionate about and comfortable working across a wide range of technologies, working at the forefront of CGI technical innovation.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Do you want to work on projects that could make a difference to keeping our nation safe? Are you naturally inquisitive, creative and innovative, highly technical across many technology domains and driven by problem solving?

Your mission will be to support our clients, assisting the UK military to law enforcement in creating novel solutions that aid in making our country safe.

Our software / development engineers are technically focused, taking responsibility for software development/integration and understanding how software behaviour is influenced by the hardware/infrastructure that it will be installed on.

They are able to demonstrate their technical skills across a number of disciplines, and relish in the opportunity to increase their skills and knowledge.

They proactively take the lead in analysing and solving technical problems; take preventative actions as appropriate; investigate and propose solutions to technical challenges; seeking guidance for more complex issues.

Applying technical standards and best practice, taking pride in all aspects of their work.

Secure Innovation (SI) are looking for the right members to join a new team to deliver capabilities in a fast-paced, sprint-driven programme, working in a small team.

You could be asked to develop proof of concept capabilities, transition work from the lab environment into the project delivery team, reverse engineer or write reports on the applicability of a technology to a given problem domain. You will also be involved in the bidding process – responding to client requests for CGI capability statements; and outlining our approach to solving their challenge.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

We are looking candidates for this role that can exhibit skills such as knowledge of electronics & cyber warfare, Machine and Deep learning, data visualisation including AR or VR techniques or any number of other emerging technologies. A willingness to learn, a “can-do” attitude and an aptitude and passion for technology will complement specific skillsets or qualifications.

Our projects are based in a CGI office or client site but may require travel to other locations.

The successful candidate must be able to spend time working away from home, if required.

What can you expect from us

Business is transforming fast and, at CGI, you’ll be at the centre of a digital revolution. As one of the largest independent technology and business services companies in the world, we can deliver exciting opportunities for you to build your career.

Alongside a competitive salary, we offer you access to our share scheme (3% + 3% matching) making you a member not just an employee. You also have the option to benefit from private medical and dental insurance, flexible retirement options, childcare vouchers and a cycle to work scheme.

As for the future? We work as one team, and are a Top 100 employer. Be a successful part of our story and we’ll support you in taking your career anywhere you want it to go.

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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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.