We are happy to discuss remote or hybrid working
Senior Software Engineer – Java
If your coding skills are backed up with a talent for solving problems, we'll help you to make your best, better.
At CGI, our Software Engineer – Java are trusted to work closely with a wide range of clients on exciting projects with real-world purpose and impact.
As part of the Insurance Sector you'll be part of an open, friendly community of experts.
CGI was voted a 'Best Workplace' by Great Place To Work in 2021, 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.
We are happy to discuss remote or hybrid working.
At CGI 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
‘ Follow project processes including applicable methodologies and/or frameworks
‘ Understand and uses the local Application Lifecycle Management tools
‘ Delivers work in accordance with local quality standards
‘ Produces high quality software exploiting appropriate repeatability and design patterns
‘ Is able to describe, in written & oral form, the root cause of simple issues
‘ Implements technical designs that work effectively and efficiently within overall system architecture, following the project standards
‘ Produces clear and comprehensive documents in line with local standards
‘ Makes use of CASE tools in the development of software where appropriate
‘ Provide accurate estimates for their own activities under supervision
‘ Understand the role of software reviews and is comfortable refactoring and sharing code
‘ Relate software deficiencies to requirements; understands the difference between a problem and a change
‘ Demonstrate a basic understanding of modelling languages
‘ Creates software artefacts that satisfy both functional and non-functional requirements.
‘ Design and implement comprehensive and repeatable tests with guidance from more senior colleagues, exploiting automation frameworks and tooling where appropriate
‘ Formally record test outcomes
‘ Implement the locally prescribed control mechanisms for all activities
‘ Produce software builds in a controlled manner
‘ Perform client support activities under supervision
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Evidence of Technology in two of:
‘ Mocking/Automated Testing framework.
‘ Performance Testing
‘ Specialist Java standards or a W3C Standard
‘ Development environment configuration experience
‘ Application Server configuration
‘ Demonstrates understanding of their part of the system architecture and how it fits into the whole.
‘ Has some awareness and understanding of domain specific standards.
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.