CGI Group Employee Reviews in Canada

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Entrepreneurial
Director, Consulting Services (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONFebruary 10, 2015
It is a very entrepreneurial organization. Everyone has a part to play in growing the company. Wins are celebrated. This is why they are the largest consulting firm in Canada.
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Routine work including Incident tickets,etc and other new fancy technology
Senior System Admin/Network Designer (Current Employee) –  Halifax, NSApril 29, 2014
it's a good company to learn a lot but company has no good plan to provide the more professional training and career support for individuals.
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Where you go to gain hands on experience
Manager (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QCMarch 17, 2014
A typical day at CGI is rarely predictable, I am part of a team that handles end to end services, and therefore I am involved in every aspect of the business from the acquisition of a client, to the building of the architecture, delivery and transitio of the project and to the client customer service satisfaction of the service desk.
Pros
invaluable experience
Cons
hours often extend to evenings and weekends
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Busy office and lots of work
Executive General Adjuster (Former Employee) –  Grande Prairie, ABApril 29, 2012
On the fly. Enjoyed being busy.Lots of challenge.learned exceptional time management.Support staff were great.
Pros
lots of work provided to generate income
Cons
small office
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Agood place to work, the people are the best, a gym in building.
Analyst (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCJuly 13, 2012
Installing mainframe products for clients. Supporting clients, and debugging client problems.
Please refer to my resume for courses I have taken and what I have learned.
As I montioned above the people I worked with are the very best, they are helpful and frinndly.
The hardest part of the job was being on call.
Go to work every day.
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Administrative Assistant / Billing clerk
Admin Assist (Former Employee) –  Winnipeg, MB CanadaJuly 16, 2012
I really enjoyed working with CGI Adjusters. I would prepare and type out reports/legal forms from dictation.

File, photocopy, fax, courier and do reception duties as well. Everyday was a learning opportunity as reports and files varied everyday.

My co-workers were fantastic and family like.
Pros
great people to work with .
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Typical Consulting company
Manager (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONAugust 10, 2013
Depending on the team and client you work for, you may have to slog or work 9 am - 5 pm. Co-workers are good, immediate management is good.
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Excellent reviews
Software Consultant - Contract to Permanent (Former Employee) –  Victoria, BCMay 1, 2013
Working for CGI is like working for a company which makes it living on entrepreneur spirit that runs high at this company however unattainable because of its standardize software platform.
Pros
working your on your own following rules and regulations
Cons
poor quality coding
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Typical day at work
Senior Technical Consultant (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONSeptember 19, 2012
Just like any consulting company, the work environment is dependent on your team and the project. Overall CGI is a good company.
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productive and a learning experience, able to advance in company
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  Burnaby, BCSeptember 5, 2012
Was always a productive day in the office, multi tasking and always learning new techniques to the job. Working with co-workers pulling together team work. Taking initiative to helping others in the office to get the job done.
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CGI Review
DRUPAL DEVELOPER / HTML DEVELOPER (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QCNovember 13, 2012
Not extremely satisfied.They make you work a lot of overtime. Sometimes they don't even care to pay the overtime.
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Surrounded by good people looking to exchange fresh ideas.
Procurement Specialist - Senior Analyst (Former Employee) –  Markham, ONDecember 10, 2012
I enjoyed the collaboration of ideas at CGI. Everyone was very willing to assist and share ideas. Lots of good people who made the day fun and productive.
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my first employer
Software Analyst/Programmer (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ONNovember 28, 2012
I got a lot training and coaching there. Learned a lot. Great company to work for. Hope I can go back to it one day.
Pros
lots of support from managers and colleagues
Cons
i had to leave it to move to the states.
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Good team to work
Analyst, Wintel Server (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ONMarch 5, 2013
Excellent team players and co-workers are willing to share technical know-how.
Pros
flexible work hours, depends on the clients you support
Cons
long work hours, on-call is required
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the most enjoyable part of the job
Senior Database Analyst/Administrator (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABAugust 13, 2014
Working with highly talented team was one the main advantage of working for CGI
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overall great company
Conseiller (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCApril 11, 2013
overall great company
Learned a lot in it business. Escalation service levels and all.
Met great people at Bell
Pros
company got big fast
Cons
got licenced
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An interesting experience
Team Lead - Senior Consultant (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONMay 14, 2014
When you are at CGI be prepared to be your own manager your own developer your own everything...
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Great work place for freshers
Associate Software Engineer (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QCMay 7, 2014
The most enjoyable part of the job and improved professionally and personally.
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Productive and fun workplace
Consultant (Current Employee) –  Halifax, NSApril 24, 2013
Great place to work, very helpful colleagues .
Nicely managed project by Team Leads and manager.
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Best Organisation Ever!
Business Analyst (Current Employee) –  ScarboroughFebruary 3, 2014
Stands out in the multi. Best ever! Again they stand out! The best organisation anyone will desire to be part of. Great job!
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