CGI

Get the inside buzz from interns at CGI

6.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"Friendly, big, accommodating."
Culture
7.3 / 10
 
Hours
8.5 / 10
 
Training
6.8 / 10
 
Remuneration
6.8 / 10
 
Integration
7.8 / 10
 

Pros

  • There are a lot of training options on offer.
  • A wide range of sport and social activities are provided to help employees socialise.
  • Interns are given the same level of responsibility as other employees.

Cons

  • Remuneration on offer is reasonable but may not go very far in high-cost areas.
  • Interns do not have as much say in where they are assigned as they would like.
  • The company is so large that it can be difficult to see the impact your work will have.

What insiders say about...

"Be prepared, open and friendly."

"Very friendly atmosphere. I'd like to see more social activities though, specifically..."

"37.5 hours per week. The main focus is ensuring that you're completing your work...."

"The sports and social club, I've been on a majority of events at a discounted price/for..."

"I couldn't make an assessment centre so had a one-on-one interview with a higher..."

"I was asked to demonstrate times when I had shown initiative to solve problems, times..."

"I work on a test team and day-to-day mainly work on testing complicated software,..."

"The opportunity to familiarise yourself with a business environment and the experience..."

"My internship is located in a high cost area but wages are standard for a placement..."

"Knowledgeable, generous, good to work with, funny, smart."

"The opportunity to work on interesting and rewarding projects."

"Training was more learning on the go. You would be given a task with an overview..."

"Even a small increase in wages would be useful."

"The placement salary has recently risen to £17,000 p/a. Making it extremely competitive..."

"I think the buddy system (a grad being a buddy for an industrial placement student)..."

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