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CGI Group Reviews

Updated July 27, 2014
Updated July 27, 2014
1,293 Reviews

3.0
1,293 Reviews
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CGI Group President, CEO, and Director Mike Roach
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • work-life balance is good; work can be challenging; good people; stock match is good (in 126 reviews)

  • I get to work from home without burdensome managers' administrative requirements (in 95 reviews)


Cons
  • Work starts only at Canada time that is by evening IST so hampers work life balance (in 40 reviews)

  • Less/zero trainings and very few opportunities for career growth (in 37 reviews)

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  1.  

    Very positive experience at CGI Group recommend it without reservation.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Flexible company, strong leaders, interesting work.

    Cons

    Expectations of shareholder performance are high.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant  in  Huntsville, AL
    Current Employee - Consultant in Huntsville, AL

    Pros

    Work/life balance, Flexible hours, Excellent benefits, 100% match Stock Purchase Plan and competitive salaries. Management has a true concern for the well being of the employees.

    Cons

    Not much room for growth as a government contactor.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Great environment to work in.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Very flexible hours.
    Great management.
    Numerous areas for professional growth.

    Cons

    There are no Cons to speak of

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    CGI is great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great people and diverse systems

    Cons

    disorganization among policy and systems

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Excellet company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Architect  in  Arlington, VA
    Current Employee - Systems Architect in Arlington, VA

    Pros

    Great company to work for. Colleagues are largely friendly and helpful. Some program managers could be unhelpful as far as dealing with the clients go.

    Cons

    Company took a PR hit because of the ACA website fiasco.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More support for employees who are working for Government clients

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    BA

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Analyst  in  Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Pittsburgh, PA

    Pros

    A Very good working environment

    Cons

    There are no cons yet in my experience.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

  8.  

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager Quality, Compliance, Training & Procedures  in  Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Manager Quality, Compliance, Training & Procedures in Austin, TX

    Pros

    Lots of career opportunities. Global company with a presence all major countries and industries.

    Cons

    You have to be willing to put in the hours and travel as a consultant. In some positions you may need to relocate every 4 to 5 years, but the pay is more than worth it.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great company to work with friendly environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst  in  Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Columbus, OH

    Pros

    Gives you a room for creating your own procedures and timing, working remotely whenever possible and respect for you talent and skill set.

    Cons

    Stressful a bit since the industry is competitive. Deadlines are in every task and lots of meetings.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Splendid

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The company culture and relationship between employees. There is always someone to help whenever something is unclear. Overall enjoyable experience and great entry level job

    Cons

    Sometimes the recruiters can be hard to reach

    Recommends
  11.  

    Great Company Culture

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant  in  Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Boston, MA

    Pros

    This is a big company with plenty of opportunities and a real team environment. The company culture is very suitable for any type of personalities, not just cut-throat types.

    Cons

    Conflicting company structure that creates a lot of strife "in-house".

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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