Employer profile


Updated: February, 2023

About CGI

Be part of our story.

Looking to build a career at a company that will stretch your talents? From one person in 1976 to over 88,000 consultants, in 400 locations across 40 countries; last year the business made more than $12bn. in 2022 CGI is one of the worlds largest IT and Business Consulting Service Providers. CGI's customers and clients are businesses, governments, banks, space and defence organisations, and companies in the energy and utilities sectors.

They are looking for the UK's most driven and passionate people. If you like the sound of helping to drive some really exciting IT projects such as securing Europe's major satellites and winning multi-million pound contracts, then CGI is for you.

So what type of role could you be doing? They've got opportunities across the business in a range of roles so there are plenty of options to choose from. Many of CGI’s senior leadership team began their CGI story as graduates so you can be guaranteed that they’ll provide you with the right career support, building you a career from the start.

CGI don't call their 'employees’“employees” either, at CGI you'll be known as a member. In fact, they place so much emphasis on their members that they encourage them all to become part of our future success story through their share purchase plan, matching their contributions by up to 3.5% of their salary.

If you're at uni and looking for a placement, or you've just graduated, they want to talk to you. Backed up by serious training in a fantastically supportive environment, CGI's graduate opportunities give you the chance to work on some of the biggest, most exciting and challenging IT projects across an extensive range of sectors, so why not be part of it?

CGI are proud of what they do and you can help them make a difference by joining CGI as either a technical or business graduate/placement student.

CGI’s technical roles are ideal if you want to start a career in a software development, testing, application management, architecture or cyber security. Their business roles are perfect if you want to start your career in roles such as business analysis, consulting, project management or service delivery management.

CGI recruit graduates and placement students into a variety of business areas such as Cyber Security, Energy and Utilities, and the Defence and Public Sector, meaning you can get real-world experience with real clients.

Training and support

Whether you join us as a graduate or an industrial placement student, we offer training and other benefits to nurture your development and set you on the right course. This could include webinars relating to soft skills training, or a workshop on communication skills.

You’ll also have opportunities to take part in e-learning as well as face-to-face training. Of course, starting a career isn’t just about developing skills – it’s also about making connections. To help you meet people and build your network, many of our offices have student communities and other groups (like our Sports and Social Club) that regularly organise social events.

We also strive to minimise our impact on the environment and make a positive difference both in our communities and in the lives of our members. We do this through initiatives such as Green Week, community volunteering and school partnerships, and through Oxygen, our health and wellness programme for members.

Join CGI. Make a difference. #GenerationCGI.

Work sectors

IT and information services, business, consulting and management


UK wide

Contact details

14th Floor
20 Fenchurch Street

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