Get the inside buzz from interns at CGI

6.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"A very good experience. You learn many valuable skills in a working environment."
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  • 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.


  • 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...

"The first stage is an online aptitude test. It involves some logical, mathematical..."

"There is a sports and social club where you pay £5 a month and CGI matches it. There's..."

"I work 37.5 hours a week as standard, but it is possible to work flexi-hours. On..."

"The company is very big on providing perks for example: the Sports and Social club,..."

"A standard application form was required first, before moving onto a reasonably challenging..."

"Describe a time in my life when I: set a goal and achieved it, worked in a team,..."

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

"The opportunity to work on interesting projects and rotate roles."

"No flexibility to move roles."

"Friendly, big, accommodating."

"I chose CGI because they're a large reputable IT company with reaches into a wide..."

"Skills are very specialised, the quality of training was good but I would not expect..."

"The opportunity to put across what role I would like to do before starting. I wanted..."

"In comparison to what other placements students on my university course are earning,..."

"I sit next to the technical lead for my project and two seats from the project manager..."