Job Description Software Developer
Now, more than ever we are ensuring the continuity of critical services that matter and we are still recruiting during these challenging times. 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 as a Software Developer.
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 as a Software Developer, not only will you be improving people’s lives, you can be sure we’ll do the same for you.
Having recently opened an office in Liverpool’s famous Royal Albert Docks, we’re here to stay and have big plans to drive growth and investment in northern England and the North West. We know the Liverpool is home to many talented individuals and we are excited about the potential of welcoming you to CGI.
Alongside a competitive salary, we offer you our share ownership scheme (matched share purchase scheme up to 3% of monthly salary), 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.
And the even better news? Our friendly team will keep you inspired and will support you to do what you do best, better.
Please note; in some instances we will expect to see the recruitment process lengthened, with interviewing and hiring taking place at a later date. Please be assured that if you apply for this role, your interest will be registered and we will be in touch soon to discuss your application further.
Your future duties and responsibilities
As a Software Developer you’ll initially work on one of our flagship digital Government Programmes based in the heart of Liverpool. You’ll join busy development teams working on building new applications for our client. Initially we’ll be using a mix of waterfall and agile methodologies whilst moving towards a pure Agile development environment. There will be ample opportunities for learning and development in a variety of programming languages relating to our client’s legacy applications as well as the new applications we are developing. You’ll be working in cross functional development teams with plenty of collaboration on offer to help you to develop your skills and career.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
You’ll need to bring commercial experience of software and application development, using any flavour of Java, to the table. If you have experience in either Oracle and/or Siebel as well that is a positive advantage. You’ll also need to be across working in both Waterfall and Agile environments and not afraid to learn and develop new skills. We have opportunities at all levels from less experienced juniors through to experienced senior developers. Most importantly, we’re looking for someone who is innovative, adaptable and flexible in their approach to application development and able to work in cross functional teams.
Please note that due to the nature of the you must either already hold, or be willing and eligible to hold, UK Security Clearance to at least SC level.
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.
Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.
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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.