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CGI Reviews

Updated Apr 5, 2020

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CGI President and Chief Executive Officer George D. Schindler
George D. Schindler
1,763 Ratings
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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Good place to learn and work-life balance"

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    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CGI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Opportunity to explore wide business verticals and technology

    Cons

    Growth is a gradual and slow process

    CGI2020-03-13
  2. "Good company to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CGI full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Culture,Work-life balance, job security, etc.

    Cons

    There is nothing in cons.

    CGI2020-03-09
  3. "Its a good company"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at CGI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly environment to work here

    Cons

    It takes time to get promotion

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    CGI2020-04-06
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to kick start your Career!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CGI full-time

    Pros

    Great people to learn from, a lot of support from upper management

    Cons

    Not enough resources to share workload at times

    CGI2020-03-23
  5. "Great company to hone your skills"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Vancouver, BC

    I have been working at CGI full-time

    Pros

    Interesting, challenging projects, nice environment

    Cons

    No training, salary is just ok.

    CGI2020-03-31
  6. Helpful (2)

    "Not a Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Program Manager 

    I worked at CGI full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Market Level salaries Free to work from home/flexi times

    Cons

    poor leadership communication gaps fires people without reason low increments

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    CGI2020-03-23
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good learning experience for new graduates"

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    I worked at CGI

    Pros

    Profit sharing Stocks Health/dental benefits

    Cons

    Salary not competitive Offices dated Long hours Work/life balance Dress code

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    CGI2020-03-10
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company overall"

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    Current Employee - Senior Java Developer in Montreal, QC

    I have been working at CGI full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good Values Knowledgeable colleagues Somewhat diverse Interesting opportunities

    Cons

    Salary low compared to competition Diversity tends to "disappear" in higher management Management "structure" quite complexe

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    CGI2020-03-10
  9. Helpful (2)

    "Some change is not for the better"

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    Former Employee - Director, Service Delivery in Mississauga, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CGI full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, team spirit, fair pay and many offices

    Cons

    Some leaders who do not know IT but are being trusted to lead it

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    CGI2020-03-19
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Overall good experience"

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    Current Employee - Senior Java Developer in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CGI full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    work life balance, learning opportunity with various projecet

    Cons

    not very quality people to work with, lack of challenges

    CGI2020-03-04
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