AWS DevOps Engineer

Reston, VA

AWS DevOps Engineer

Category: Project Management

Main location: United States, Virginia, Reston

Alternate Location(s): United States, South Carolina, Columbia

United States, Texas, Plano

United States, Remote

Position ID: J0124-1820

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for an AWS DevOps Engineer to join our financial services team with preferred locations of Reston, VA, Plano, TX, or Columbia, SC. This position can also be performed remotely in any city where CGI has an office. 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.

• 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 73,000+ 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:

• DevOps practices and methodologies and integrating apps with enterprise tools.

• Demonstrate strong DevOps with prior AWS Python development background and proven track record working on some transformational initiatives.

• DevOps engineers will enforce quality gates and influence development squads.

• Candidate should have sound knowledge on vulnerability checks, and creating pipeline as code with GitLab, JSON/YAML. ​

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 8+ years of hands-on experience in Development/Automation.

• 5+ years' proven track record in DevOps.

• 3+ years' expertise in AWS Python development.

• Proficiency in building CI/CD pipelines using GitLab.

• Hands-on experience with DevOps tools and a must-have proficiency in AWS.

• Proven experience in scripting with Python for GitLab commands.

• Full SDLC lifecycle experience, adept at taking projects from Dev to Release.

• Outstanding communication and documentation skills.

Professional demeanor and the ability to thrive independently.

Educational Requirements

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

Join CGI and be part of a team where your AWS DevOps skills, coupled with Python development expertise, will drive innovation in the heart of the financial services sector. We invite you to shape the future with us!



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 $75,600.00 - $186,000.00.

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our benefits package includes multiple medical, dental, & vision options, both a Shared Purchase Plan (SPP) for CGI stocks and a 401(k) plan, as well as numerous other lifestyle benefits. CGI also provides sick leave and vacation pay.

**CGI anticipates accepting applications for this position through March 14th, 2024.


  • Analytical Thinking

  • DevOps

  • GitLab

  • Python

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

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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