Get the inside buzz from graduates at CGI

6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 9 ratings in 2016)
"Flexible place to work. Great start to a career."
  • The company is flexible with regards to hours as long as work gets done.
  • Colleagues are very friendly, welcoming and happy to offer help.
  • Grants are provided if you need to relocate at the start of the scheme.
  • Managers are very approachable and take their mentoring role seriously.
  • There can be lots of travelling to client sites or relocation required.
  • Career development processes are fair but are only done annually.
  • Graduates in Wales are paid less than their counterparts in England.
  • Many trainees felt that the formal training was lacking.
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Offices & Dress
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"Personally, I haven't really had any issues with diversity here at CGI."

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"There are some charity events at the company."

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"I chose my company because of the project based roles it offers."

"There are online resources, however in my experience there is little structure to..."

"Raise the salary in Wales."

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