Software Engineer for Cloud Migration

at CGI Group, Inc.
Published February 9, 2024
Location Knoxville, TN
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Software Engineer for Cloud Migration

Position Description
Join our innovative team in Knoxville, TN, where we are seeking an experienced hands-on Software Engineer with a passion for excellence and a track record of successfully migrating data and applications from existing servers to the cloud. If you possess strong problem-solving skills, excellent communication, and thrive in a collaborative technical environment, we want to talk to you!

Key Qualifications:

Solid understanding/experience in Java (8 or newer) and Python.
Expertise in networking, virtualization, storage, and containers.
Hands-on experience in building and deploying applications using various Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Exposure to financial software with adaptability is a must.

Your future duties and responsibilities
Define and implement a comprehensive cloud reliability and observability strategy to ensure high availability of cloud systems.
Utilize Infrastructure as Code tools for efficient system management.
Hands-on experience in building and deploying applications using a variety of Amazon Web Services.
Demonstrate a passion for excellence, automation, innovation, and collaboration.
Triage, execute root cause analysis, and solve new, interesting problems in a dynamic environment.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Experience defining and implementing a comprehensive cloud reliability and observability strategy, with hands-on experience in containers and container orchestration, especially with a strong understanding of Kubernetes concepts/ecosystem and deploying applications into EKS.

Proficiency in CI/CD tools, especially Jenkins.

Familiarity with versioning and release practices (SCM) and code collaboration practices (Git).
Knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle in an agile environment.

Experience with database virtualization products like Delphix and database replication using Oracle GoldenGate.

Preferred certifications: AWS Solutions Architect, AWS Developer, or Kubernetes Application Developer.

Why Join Us:

Exciting opportunities to advance your career in a dynamic environment.
Work with cutting-edge technologies and contribute to innovative projects.
Collaborative team culture that values excellence, automation, and innovation.
If you are an experienced Software Engineer looking to make a significant impact in cloud migration and possess the skills mentioned above, we invite you to apply!

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $74,600-$143,700.

CGI anticipates accepting applications for this position through 03/11/2024.

At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI's benefits include:
Competitive base salaries
Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


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 owners who 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 all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to 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.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] . You will need to reference the Position ID of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a Position ID will not be returned.

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.

Only registered members can apply for jobs.