Senior Back End Developer

Fairfax, VA

Senior Back End Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J1023-0661

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is in the top 5 largest global IT companies spread across 40 countries with endless opportunities to expand and grow. As a CGI Member, you could be a shareholder at CGI and join a family of over 90,000 members strong. Would you like to grow with an IT organization offering greater opportunity and challenge?

Join the CGI team and get your career on the fast track!

Want to leverage your experience and development skills in the Judicial Sector as a Senior Back-End Developer? CGI is seeking a Senior Back-End Developer who can bring in expertise and industry best practices define better development and Engineering approaches. This is an exciting opportunity to augment your current skills, as well as learn new technologies.

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the Judicial Sector, this role is for you.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Engage with architects/product team to comprehend functional challenges, prototype new ideas, and new technologies, and help to create innovative solutions.

• Design and develop solutions following established frameworks, application development standards and quality processes in projects

• Assess the impacts on technical design because of the changes in functional requirements.

• Gain knowledge and control of client integration endpoints (live API's, Batch, Queue based processing)

• Will work within a fast-paced Agile DevOps team contributing and collaborating with the scrum team daily.

• Participate in all phases of Agile methodology (planning, grooming, coding sprint items)

• Mentor junior developers, which may include performing code reviews. Suggest tools, technologies, and best practices that improve stability

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 7+ years of Back-end Development Experience

• 3+ years of experience working with AWS include AWS Lambda

• Experience with Data application development and version control systems such as Git.

• Proficient in Python Scripting

• Experience creating automated test cases using Python

• Agile development experience

• Proficient in SQL scripting

• Experience in authentication/authorization management for applications


• Experience working with the Atlassian toolset

• Experience with DynamoDB or other NoSQL databases; Redshift

• API design; API Gateway Experience

• ElasticSearch/OpenSearch Experience

• Experience with Linux



CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $94,500 - $181,800.


  • Back End Development

  • GIT

  • GIT

  • Python

  • SQL

  • Test Case / Script Development

  • Atlassian Suite

  • Linux

  • NoSQL

  • Security gateways

What you can expect from us:

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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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