Senior AWS Backend Developer

  • CGI
  • Burlington, MA

Full Time


    • AWS
    • Developer
    • CGI
    • IT
    • Web
    • REST
    • DevOps
    • Lambda
    • API
    • RESTful

    Job Description

    Senior AWS Backend Developer

    Position Description
    Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world. CGI, was founded in 1976 with the concept of creating an organization focused on delivering results and exceeding client expectations. At CGI-Burlington, 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.

    Are you an experienced, passionate pioneer in technology? As an experienced Senior AWS Backend Developer, you will have the ability to interact with business, and IT to develop a web solution that will allow sales engineers to design solutions/pilots for customers. The role involves designing and working with front end developers and testers to deliver robust cloud solutions. you will be a critical member of the team that determines and delivers new business functions.

    Your future duties and responsibilities
    • Lead the design, development, and testing of an AWS-based serverless backend solution for a Web-based interactive graphical design front-end application.
    • Design and develop suitable REST-based integration solutions for external APIs.
    • Design and develop data pipelines for ingestion and loading of necessary backend data.
    • Collaborate with solutions architects, functional product owners, front-end developers, and DevOps resources to determine the right development and implementation approach to fulfill requirements.
    • Document and present designs. Conduct solution demos and walkthroughs.
    • Provide guidance and mentoring to other team members.

    Required qualifications to be successful in this role
    • 10+ years of experience in solution engineering, with 5+ years with AWS services such as AWS Lambda (.NET Core preferred), AWS API Gateway, AWS Cognito, AWS Amplify, AWS AppSync, and AWS DynamoDB.
    • Proficient with building secure REST APIs as well as integrating with RESTful endpoints.
    • Experience with AWS RedShift and AWS Glue.
    • Full stack development experience using ReactJS and AWS Lambda
    • Knowledge of and experience with graph databases, particularly Neo4J.
    • Knowledge of systems integration with Microsoft Dynamics365
    • Experience with Azure AD.
    • Experience with AWS SageMaker, preferred.

    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 $84,000-$204,000

    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 child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.


    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.

    Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI - where your ideas and actions make a difference.

    Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, 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 consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

    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.