Senior Software Engineer

Category: Development/Engineering
City: London, England - London, United Kingdom
Position ID: J1119-0589
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

Be part of something meaningful and become part of our story at CGI. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer, in London, to join our prestigious Central Government business working on programmes that positively improve UK citizens lives.

We are looking for a talented individual with a passion for the latest technological trends and open source technologies to join our Agile engineering team, and to help us build and deliver user centred services and solutions in partnership with our key UK Government clients.

Your future duties and responsibilities

Our full Stack developers undertake development activities in TDD, BDD and Scrum, or other Agile practices. You will be responsible for coding, building, testing and maintenance of software systems and applications for some of our key Government clients. Your work will have a direct positive impact on UK citizens’ lives by improving the interface with Government departments and the handling and management of data therein.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

This role requires you to have commercial experience in all of the following; JAVA8+, Spring and SpringBoot, Junit4&5, Angular2+, Typescript, ECMAScript6, Microservices, REST, Docker, Terraform, GitHub, and Jenkins. You will also need to be able to clearly communicate your ideas to both technical and non-technical colleagues and clients in an agile design environment. You’ll have a solid understanding of industry standards and best practice coupled with experience of modern source code management approaches. Experience of development using open source technologies is essential.

Desirable skills include the following;
● Hibernate
● Karma, Mocha, jasmine.
● ExpressJS, NodeJS
● Accessibility (ARIA)
● Scrum writing user stories and acceptance criteria.
● Mentoring team members
● ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
● Azure (AppService, Vault, Storage)
● PostgreSQL
● Kubernetes AKS

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.