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Power Builder Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

City: Newark, New Jersey, US United States

Position ID: J1021-1879

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is seeking candidates for a Senior Software Engineer (Power Builder) position within our US East BU. The Group leverages the transformative potential of IT to partner with state and local regulatory agencies to make government processes more efficient through business process re-engineering, workflow automation, systems integration, and enhanced business intelligence. Our Software Engineers are responsible for providing the technical insight necessary to help our clients address challenges and achieve goals.

A successful Software Engineer at CGI’s possesses a sound understanding of technical best practices and, above all else, a demonstrable passion for technology and its ability to solve difficult government challenges. While technical knowledge/expertise is important, our Software Engineers must also demonstrate the communication and interpersonal skills necessary to work with a team professionals with cross functional skills.

This job can be performed in - NY,NY New Brunswick, NJ Hartford, CT or Fairfax, VA

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Provide input on project related technical matters, including development approaches, ad hoc technical issues and questions on environment and technical specifications

• Take complete ownership of his or her development work

• Provide development estimates

• Work with functional staff to establish and clarify requirements

• Participate and contribute to Backlog refinement and Sprint Planning

• The Developer is responsible for developing and maintaining both new and existing applications.

• Whether troubleshooting a software defect, enhancing an existing application or developing a new solution you should be able to dig into frameworks and libraries to deliver coherent solutions in line with the overall architecture of the application landscape.

• The successful candidate will be a member of a high-performing multi-site agile team and must be self-motivated with a strong work ethic, time-management, and interpersonal skills.

• The successful candidate must have demonstrated effective communication skills.

• Demonstrates ability to solve complex problems

• Demonstrates ability to develop software with minimal defects

• Demonstrates ability to develop software with minimal oversight

• Demonstrates ability to find and fix bugs in existing software

• Demonstrates ability to work with teams

• Demonstrates working knowledge of Agile Development

• Demonstrates ability to develop software according to best practices

• Demonstrates ability to develop software per the optimal solution

• Demonstrates ability to adopt and learn new skills

• Demonstrates ability to perform well under pressure

• Demonstrates ability to clearly communicate Scope Creep and schedule slippage to the technical lead and project manager

• Demonstrates a strong understanding of business requirements

• Demonstrates ability to work effectively with functional staff to establish and clarify requirements

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Candidates with 8+ years of experience in IT industry as business analyst with following skillets:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Extensive experience with multiple software systems design tools and languages.

• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

• Experience in overall architecture of software systems for products and solutions.

• 8+ years of working knowledge in any of the following object oriented programming languages:

o C+o Java

o C#

o Python

o Ruby

• 8+ years of working knowledge with Power Builder

• 8+ years of working knowledge with SQL queries

• 8+ years of working knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript

• Solid understanding of Object Oriented Analysis and Design

• Solid understanding of designing web User Interface

• Basic understanding of AJAX, JQuery, HTML5 and Bootstrap

• Experience understanding of PLSQL

• Experience with User Interface Design.

• Experience with Agile methodology.


  • C++ Java

  • PowerBuilder

  • Python

  • Ruby

  • SQL

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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