Software Engineer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: United Kingdom, UK Wide
Position ID: J1222-1381
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

At CGI our Software Engineers and Developers are trusted to work closely with a wide range of clients on exciting projects with real-world purpose and positive impact on UK Citizens' lives. If your coding skills are backed up with a talent for solving problems, we’ll help you to make your best, better.

From cutting-edge projects to essential infrastructure, our work has a wide reach. 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.

In 2022, CGI was voted a ‘Best Workplace in Tech’ by Great Place to Work™ and was 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% + 3% matching) which makes you a member 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. Join us and you’ll be part of an open, friendly community of experts. We’ll train and support you in taking your career wherever you want it to go.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Working as a Software Engineer at CGI opens up a wide variety of opportunities that include different and challenging projects as well as varied career paths. Whether you want to become a subject matter expert, specialise in one area of development, 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.

It’s preferred if you already hold, or are prepared to undergo, National Security Vetting (NSV) enhanced Security Check (SC) level.

A CGI career will offer you a complete tech experience, where you have control over your future. We’ll train you and support you to make sure you have the skills to succeed.

You’ll also discover:

● A unique level of variety across different clients and industry sectors

● Interesting and challenging projects to stretch your skills

● Training and support specifically tailored to give you the right skills for the role

● Impactful work that makes a real difference in our communities

● A supportive tech community across CGI, with meetups, discussions, and shared best practice

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

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. We don’t expect everyone to have all of the skills below, but you’re the type of person who has the ability to get there quickly:

● Relevant experience in software engineering or development

● A Bachelor's degree or similar qualification in computer science, software development, or a related field

● Proficiency in programming languages

● Excellent problem-solving skills and experience in an agile environment.

Our working approach is built around our client’s needs. That’s not to say yours aren’t important too and in a post-pandemic world, we want to extend the offer of an open discussion to you as to whether a role can be office or home-based, flexible or hybrid.


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.