Senior Java Front End Developer

Interested in joining a progressive Canadian IT company? CGI in Atlantic Canada is looking for high performing individuals to develop the user interface for a new Test Automation Framework. Our client is modernizing a workflow system, and wants to leverage test automation as much as possible, but would like business people to be able to assemble test scenarios from elements in a framework. People that are keen to develop this front end system, who have a good deal of experience in JAVA front end programming, and can provide direction to junior team members will find this position very appealing.

You will be part of a team focused on the development of this new system.


  • Design and development of front end user interface.
  • Provide direction to junior developers.
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle.
  • Ensure designs are in compliance with the specifications.
  • Work under the direction of the Test Automation Lead.
  • Work seamlessly with geographically distributed teams.
  • Work with the scrum master and help establish sprint activities and tasks.
  • Participate in the daily standup and provide status updates, contribute to team meetings.
  • Collaborate with various teams in defect triage meetings.


  • Must be able to obtain a Canadian Reliability security clearance.
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject (or equivalent work experience)
  • Hands on knowledge of JAVA
  • Hands on knowledge of NodeJS or ReactJS
  • Experience with SDLC tools, frameworks and methodologies
  • Experience working with AGILE teams and tools including but not limited to – JIRA, Confluence, Crucible – will be considered an asset


  • Analytical Thinking
  • Communication (Oral/Written)
  • Java
  • Front End Development
  • Node.Js

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