Graduate Opportunity

Technical Graduate - Space, Defence and Intelligence

Chippenham (near Bristol). Multiple vacancies.

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Want to be part of CGI’s story?

At CGI we’re offering you a unique opportunity to join us as Technical Graduate. We’re a company that each day enables the transfer of £3 trillion, protects against 43 million cyber-attacks, drives two thirds of the world’s SMS messages, support the missions of more than 200 satellites and who employs 77,000 professionals from hundreds of locations worldwide.

The best thing about joining us as a graduate is that, while you may start in one area, the opportunity to move internally is huge. And because we also offer a permanent contract, you can grow your career in the direction you like, right from the start.

Careers in CGI’s Space, Defence and Intelligence teams

We’re looking for professionals to join our team and develop an exciting career with us. This video explores the exciting work you could be part of.

Role overview

Our Space, Defence and Intelligence business area are looking for a Technical Graduate to be based in our Chippenham office (near Bristol).

Our Technical Graduates play a big part in the solutions that we deliver to our clients and have worked on some of the company’s biggest projects. If you join us as a technical graduate you can expect to come in and work on different projects in roles such as programming, testing or developing.

Location of the role

Our opportunity within our Space, Defence and Intelligence business unit is based within our Chippenham office. As CGI is a consultancy, your projects could be based from other locations asides from your base location, and you should therefore be prepared for travel in your role. Each business unit operates from a different range of offices so we would encourage you to think about how flexible you can be.

Required qualifications/skills:

Our Chippenham based opportunity is perfect for a graduate with a real interest and passion for technology. In particular experience in any of the following will be particularly advantageous:

  • C++
  • Java 
  • (AI) Artificial Intelligence
  • Electronics (not essential)

Depending on which business unit you would like to join, we will consider students with a minimum 2:2. Some business units seek graduates with a minimum 2:1.

What you’ll get

You'll be part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, to make decisions, to achieve your full potential and to chart your own career. We also believe your success is directly linked to the success of CGI – so much so that through our Share Purchase Plan you become an “owner” of CGI through purchasing CGI shares on the open market, with the added benefit of CGI matching your contribution up to 3% of salary.

You will start at CGI on a Student Recruitment induction and the recruitment and learning & development teams will support you during your first couple of years with CGI. You will benefit from a large support network, having a buddy and managers alongside your first-class training and development, including the opportunity to train for professional qualifications and 24/7 access to e-learning. 

You’ll also be able to access a range of excellent benefits, including;

  • Relocation Allowance
  • 25 days' annual leave
  • Pension contributions
  • Profit participation plan
  • Share purchase plan
  • Season ticket loan
  • Sports and Social club
  • Health and life benefits
  • Member discount scheme

Due to the nature of our business, you work on ‘projects’. This means you have the opportunity to work across a wide range of roles, industries and locations, there is no ‘typical day’. It really does vary at CGI and that’s the exciting thing, it is up to you to shape and develop your career in the direction you want to go with the support of others.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Tomorrow
  • Multiple vacancies
  • £30,000 + benefits
  • 2:2 and above
  • Chippenham (near Bristol)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Aerodynamics
  • Aeronautics
  • Aerospace
  • Avionics
  • Computer Science
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Science
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Hardware
  • IT Architecture
  • Information Technology
  • Mechatronics
  • Robotics
  • Software
  • Systems
  • Telecommunications
  • Web Development

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