AWS Python Developer - Hybrid

Knoxville, TN

AWS Python Developer - Hybrid

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Reston

Alternate Location(s): United States, Tennessee, Knoxville

United States, North Carolina, Raleigh

Position ID: J0424-0122

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for an AWS Python Developer to join our financial services team in Columbia, SC, Belton, TX or Lafayette, LA This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

This position is based in either Columbia, SC, Belton, TX or Lafayette, LA, or anywhere in the US where CGI has an office in the Central/Eastern Time Zones.

• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!

• We have over 92,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The role of the AWS Cloud Engineer is to design, develop cloud infrastructure components to meet business and technical requirements. The engineer must demonstrate the ability to efficiently certify technology capabilities, platforms, software and applications in AWS Infrastructure. Troubleshoot, debug application(s) and/or AWS Cloud infrastructure component(s) and recommend enhancements for stable operations. Document design and engineering standards; develop key performance metrics and operational guidelines for consistent & stable design, build, implement and operational processes.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

5+ years of experience working in a team.

Required 2 years of working experience in the secondary mortgage industry.

Expertise in developing applications and services using languages such as Java, Python, SQL including coding, debugging, and using related technologies.

Experience using software and computer systems architectural principles to integrate enterprise computer applications.

2+ years of experience in AWS Glue jobs, ETL workflows, Spark, AWS EMR and ECS

2+ years of recent experience with building and deploying applications in AWS (S3, Glue, AWS Batch, Dynamo DB, Redshift, AWS EMR, Cloudwatch, RDS, Lambda, SQS, SNS, StepFunctions, ElasticBeanStalk) for building, deploying and operating applications.

3+ years of Python, SQL, SparkSQL, PySpark

Database knowledge and experience in handling large data stored in RDS and MS SQL Server is desired.

Proficiency with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (Bitbucket, Jenkins, Gitlab, Urban Code Deploy).

Experience in Urban Code Deploy and Gitlab is a Plus.

Experience with build tools (Gradle, Jenkins, Maven, Nexus)

Ability to leverage DevOps tool stack to build, inspect, deploy, test and promote new or updated features.

Experience with implementing integration solutions with Microservices, RESTful Web Services and Web APIs

Knowledge or experience in DevOps support and deployment including Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, CICD is highly desirable.

Excellent problem-solving skills and strong verbal & written communication skills

Ability to work independently as well as part of an agile team (Scrum / Kanban)​​

Skilled in establishing and maintaining consistency of a product's performance and functional attributes with its requirements, design, and operational information.

Working with people with different functional expertise respectfully and cooperatively to work toward a common goal.

Skilled in Influencing others within and across teams, including negotiating, persuading others, facilitating meetings, and resolving conflict.

Expert proficiency in the application of analysis/design engineering functions.

Expert proficiency in the application of non-functional software qualities such as resiliency, maintainability, etc.

Experience in advanced behavior-driven testing techniques.

Provide expertise for teams in all matters related to deployment, building and release process.

Experience in coaching and guiding others in the team to drive engineering culture.​

Education Requirement:

​​​• Bachelor's degree in computer science, Information Systems or related field​​

​​​• AWS Certification desired​

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, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, 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 for this role in the U.S. is $59,700.00 - $146,900.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment.

• Back-up childcare, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.

**CGI anticipates accepting applications for this position through May 16th, 2024.


  • Analytical Thinking

  • Java

  • Jenkins

  • Kanban

  • Python


  • SQL

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.