Software Development Team Leaders (Agile)

£35000 - £55000 per annum
16 Mar 2017
15 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Development Team Leaders (Agile) - Reading/Leatherhead

CGI is a leading business and technology services company with 68,000 professionals working in 40 countries. We have the presence, expertise and complete IT services to meet clients' business needs anywhere, anytime and to offer our professionals challenging and rewarding careers.

For 40 years, CGI has helped our military and intelligence clients deliver large-scale, secure, end-to end information solutions in Canada, USA and across Europe. Our vision for Information Enabled Capability (IEC) through Digital Transformation makes information a force multiplier. In the UK, we are ranked as a top 5 Defence software and IT services supplier providing Defence advisory services, software solutions, systems integration, secure hosting services and training across the Ministry of Defence including frontline operations, security, intelligence, communications, personnel systems, logistics and infrastructure.

CGI is looking to recruit Agile Software Development Team Leaders to join its busy teams based in Leatherhead or Reading.

Your future duties and responsibilities
You will be responsible for directing and managing the teams, ensuring that the work is completed to time and budget. You will be working on a wide variety of Defence projects. Required qualifications to be successful in this role

You will have experience of the following
* Agile software development
* Team leadership
* Software development lifecycle
* At least one of the following: C#, C++, .NET, MS
* VB or Linux/Unix development
* Leading an application software development function including being involved in stages of planning, construction, testing reviews and demonstrations

If you have knowledge of any of the below it would be beneficial
* Virtualisation, Containerisation, Cloud Infrastructure / Software Defined Infrastructure, DevOps or Open Source
* Python, Javascript, Java, Go or Scala etc
* A desire to be involved in formal testing as well as in development
* Integrating COTS products
* Linux/Unix shell scripting
* Oracle PL/SQL
* Acceptance testing

Security Clearance: Security Cleared (SC) or SC clearable or higher clearance

At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs. Skills