CGI Group

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CGI Group Reviews

Updated Jul 29, 2014
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3.0 1,260 reviews

73% Approve of the CEO

CGI Group President, CEO, and Director Mike Roach

Mike Roach

(550 ratings)

56% of employees recommend this company to a friend

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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    Cool company

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    Pros1) Employee Friendly Company
    2) Cool work culture
    3) Work from home available
    4) Help full people
    5) Share purchase plan is available from ASE level.

    Cons1) Take home salary is very less.
    2) Rare onsite opportunity if it is there it is for one month.
    3) Not a very good place for technically sound people.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A Very good place to work with good work life balance

    Lead Analyst (Former Employee) Bangalore

    ProsGood work life balance
    Work from home option
    get to learn a lot of new things
    a very friendly and interactive environment

    Consthe only con I can think of is the take home salary, which is less compared to other companies. But they have other benefits like share purchase plan.
    You might get held up in the same project for a long long time

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company with great work culture.

    Associate Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsWork Culture is very good.
    There is a work/life balance.
    Recommend for Laterals.

    ConsLow Salary for Freshers.
    Less opportunities.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease Provide good starting package to Freshers.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good to settle

    Lead Analyst (Current Employee) Bangalore

    Pros1. work-life balance
    2. good to settle down
    3. work from home option
    4. team outings
    5. transport facility
    6. free dinner

    Cons1. no onsite
    2. need to move between projects very frequently
    3. infrastructure
    4. cafeteria quality
    5. compensation and its structure
    6. give work only who really works.. keep others free and simply pay them..

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good to work in.. But less career growth

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsGood Work culture, Less work pressure but purely depends on technology you are in, Good Pay and Increments, Annual gifts and much more.. also it can be tagged as Settling company to work in..

    ConsLess/zero trainings and very few opportunities for career growth.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBring up trainings on new technologies are give an opportunity to work on it for employees who don't have enough work load.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood work/life balance but no more work from home

    ConsNo onsite/ No more work from home

    Advice to Senior ManagementAllow Capable people to work from home, you can get more productyvity

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    good

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    Prosgood hikes
    Nice projects
    Opportunities to learn
    good Work life balance

    ConsLess challenging work
    too many salary restructures
    Policies changes

    Advice to Senior ManagementManager member relationship should be improved

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Issues after Logica India was bought by CGI

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsOne ERP system in CGI. Strong finance procedures

    ConsLogica India support employees were not treated well after CGI bought Logica. Many Logica employees quit after merger

    Advice to Senior Managementyou are hiring many people in hr, finance. why couldn't you stop people from quitting.....

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    No Complaints!!!

    Systems Administrator (Former Employee) Chennai

    ProsGood Management & There is some one to hear about employee concerns all the time

    ConsSome of the Managers are not competent and they always act with foolishness

    Advice to Senior ManagementExclude those incompetent managers

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Expected much more from the stalwarts at the organization at India BU.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsClients as stakeholders on the receiving end are supportive

    ConsCorruption at some levels is infecting the place and only a handful doormats get rewarded, despite of many aspiring minds ready to serve their best

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