Job Description Senior Software Engineer – DevOps
At CGI our approach is what sets us apart and we’re excited to be creating more exciting Software Engineering opportunities as our growth continues. This role will see you work within our Digital Solutions Centre that delivers into a diverse of programmes of work for our private and public sector clients.
If you think you have the talent to shape the systems we make, join our team 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. CGI was voted a ‘Best Workplace in Tech’ by Great Place to Work in 2022, and offers 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 more women to pursue careers in our sector. We won ‘Best Tech Employer’ at the 2022 Women in Tech Employer Awards.
All successful applicants must hold, or be eligible & willing to obtain, UK Security Clearance (SC) with the view to progressing to higher level clearance if required.
Your future duties and responsibilities
Our successful Delivery Centre is continuing to expand and we’re looking for more talented Software Engineers (DevOps) to help us meet growing demand from our clients. Our software 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.
You will be technically minded and be able to understand the technical constraints and complexities of delivering modern software – it is critical that you have a problem solving mentality and also be able to think outside the box. You will be able to converse with and understand all areas and skills within cross-functional teams and be able to add to the technical solution or design of a particular project where there is value to be unlocked.
We’re looking for someone with excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, with the ability to also work with business stakeholders both internally and externally. As part of your role, you may be also involved in Bid and Pre-Sales activities as part of CGI’s business generation initiatives where experience of scoping and high level estimation activities would be advantageous.
The successful candidate will have worked with clients who may not have experienced or appreciate Agile delivery methods, and you will be able to evangelise and champion lean delivery and the benefits that it provides. In addition, you will have worked with more classical delivery methods and have demonstrable ways of overcoming the conflicts with Agile delivery.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• AWS\Azure cloud accreditation or equivalent experience
• Security based approach
• Automation scripting i.e. Ansible\Bash
• Containerisation and orchestration management i.e. Docker and Kubernetes
• High competency in DB management
• Build automation i.e. Jenkins, GitCI, Concourse
• Networking, routing and firewall management
Insights you can act on
While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.
When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners, and, as owners, we enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today-one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.
At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where everyone belongs, and we collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal opportunity employer, we 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.
Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI-where your ideas and actions make a difference.