Java Developer - Intermediate

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Category: Development/Engineering
City: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Position ID: J1117-0207
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Due to ongoing growth and success in the province of BC, CGI is seeking an experienced Software Developer (Java EE) to join our world-class IT solution company in a permanent full-time role in our office in Victoria, BC. This is intermediate level role providing leading information technology services to our clients in BC.

We are seeking a talented individual who has a three to five (5) years working experience in software development. The ideal candidate will want to work in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment where he or she works closely with our internal and external clients. If you have the experience, drive and commitment, now is the time to make yourself known to us!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Work in team-oriented environment, providing software development technical expertise and guidance to key stakeholders on variety of enterprise scale applications and projects;
• Highly self-motivated and capable of working with minimal supervision.
• Work closely with clients, project managers, business analysts, and architects in order to develop effective and high-quality enterprise software solutions;
• Understand and apply a variety of project life-cycles, methods, and software development techniques;
• Designing, coding, testing and implementing application software that is delivered on time and within budget using good software development practices and secure coding requirements;
• Understand and follow policies and procedures such as change management, project governance, configuration management, and release management;
• Aid in the diagnosis, correction, and prevention of service outages, defects, and other production or operational issues;
• Willingness to understand, learn, and work with a variety of products and technologies related to the Java Enterprise platform and custom software application development, including some or all of:
o Application servers, such as Glassfish, JBoss, Websphere, and WebLogic
o Java EE technologies such as JSF, EJB, Web Services, JMS, JCA, Security, Authentication
o Continuous Integration products such as Jenkins, ANT, Maven, Subversion and GIT
o JSF widget libraries such as JBoss Rich Faces, PimeFaces, etc.
o Web application frameworks such as the Spring Framework and Apache Struts
o Report servers such as Jasper Reports
o Business Rules Engines such as JBoss Drools

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Strong knowledge of the Java Enterprise Edition application platform.
• University/College degree or diploma in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent combination of experience and education.
• Three to five years software development working experience preferably with the Java Enterprise Edition platform and dealing with enterprise level applications/solutions
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Advanced expertise in a variety of technologies and products related to Java EE
• Certifications in information technology, software development, and related products incl. Oracle/Sun, ITIL, etc. is an asset
• Familiarity with BC provincial (or other public sector) IT environment and security policies is an asset.


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. 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.


  • Java
  • Java Enterprise Editions JEE
  • WebLogic
  • WebSphere

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