Backend Software Engineer

CGI Group   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 58 days ago

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CGI has an immediate need for Sr. Back End Software Engineers to join our financial services team in Reston, VA. This is an exciting full-time opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

This is the chance to further advance your career. Why?

This is the chance to further advance your career. Why?

• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!

• Full-time opportunity to become a member of a stable, growing organization with over $8.5 billion+ in annual revenue

• We have over 73,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe

• We offer a competitive total compensation package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid vacation, and much more – and all CGI benefits begin on your first day of employment!

Your future duties and responsibilities

In this role, you will:

• Work with product owners and other development team members to determine new features and user stories needed in new/revised applications or large/complex development projects.

• Create or Update documentation in support of development efforts. Documents may include detailed specifications, implementation guides, architecture diagrams or design documents.

• Participate in code reviews with peers and managers to ensure that each increment adheres to original vision as described in the user story and all standard resource libraries and architecture patterns as appropriate.

• Respond to trouble/support calls for applications in production in order to make quick repair to keep application in production.

• Participate in all team ceremonies including planning, grooming, product demonstration and team retrospectives.

• Mentor less experienced technical staff; may use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process.

• Leverage client DevOps tool stack to build, inspect, deploy, test and promote new or updated features.

• Set up and configure a continuous integration environment.

• Advanced proficiency in unit testing as well as coding in 1-2 languages (e.g. Java, etc).

• Advanced proficiency in Object Oriented Design (OOD) and analysis. Advanced proficiency in application of analysis/design engineering functions. Advanced proficiency in application of non-functional software qualities such as resiliency, maintainability, etc. Advanced proficiency in advanced behavior-driven testing techniques.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

• 7-10 years of experience of full-stack development using Java and J2EE

• 2-3 years Spring Boot

• 2-3 years of Experience with Spring Core, Spring MVC, Spring Integration and Spring Security

• Experience in testing automation using Selenium, Cucumber, and JUnit

• Hands-On experience with Database development and tools with SQL, O/RM, Flyway, OLTP Database Tuning, etc.

• Hands on experience with UNIX (Linux) environment and scripting (bash, shell and python)

• 3 years of Experience with implementing integration solutions with RESTful Web Services

• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

Desired Skills

• Hands-on experience with AWS development using EC2, EB, IAM, S3, SDK, CLI, Code Deploy, Code Commit, Lambda/Step Functions, Cloudfront, Cloudwatch, etc.

• NoSQL Database experience

• Spring Batch experience



  • Java
  • Python
  • Oracle
  • RDBMS Concepts
  • Unix
  • Spring
  • Shell Script
  • Java Enterprise Editions JEE
  • JUNIT Framework
  • MVC
  • Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute
  • Cloud Computing
  • Amazon CloudFront

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues toaccelerate, 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.