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6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 9 ratings in 2016)
"Forward-thinking, global, innovative."
Culture
7.4 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.3 / 10
 
Hours
7.9 / 10
 
Salary
6.1 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.7 / 10
 
 
Training
4.9 / 10
 

Pros

  • 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.

Cons

  • 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.

What insiders say about...

"Gather examples of work you have done away from just your university/academic life,..."

"Great social life in and out of work."

"Some offices are modern and vibrant whilst some others are very dated."

"They're really flexible and most people work 37.5 hours per week. There are core..."

"I think this is one of the best salaries for graduates in this business, especially..."

"The share plan scheme is very good when the markets are OK. Medical insurance is..."

"I completed application form and was invited to take an assessment. After I passed..."

"Questions included: describe a time you have worked on a team and describe a time..."

"The company is quite green in that there isn't a huge need to print things off."

"Interaction is good. I have met our head of department. There is a hierarchy but..."

"Very diverse."

"Promotion panels are held annually."

"There are some charity events at the company."

"My current role is to carry out research and development on upcoming trends in IT..."

"The flexible benefits scheme allows you to exchange certain benefits to suit your..."

"No structured graduate training scheme."

"CGI took over Logica UK."

"The best company I have worked for."

"CGI has an excellent personal development package, great training resources with..."

"Almost all training is on-the-job and it's a bit disappointing how little code training..."

"Fairer, equal salary across all graduate and industrial placements across the co..."

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