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Interviews at CGI Group

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at CGI Group.
Interview experience
Based on 57 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 57 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 55 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at CGI Group

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
25%
About two weeks
24%
About a month
22%
About a week
18%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
63%
Background check
61%
Phone call/screening
47%
Group interview
37%
Drug test
18%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
0%
Presentation
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at CGI Group

  • (1) Discussion with Recruitment team
    (2) Discussion with Tech Lead & Director

    (3) Background check process is on
    Shared on August 16, 2018
  • It is direct, straightforward.
    Shared on May 21, 2018 - Contractor - Chicago, IL
  • Before a board of people but fair. It all depends on the department your applying for. There may be more than on interview.
    Shared on December 4, 2017 - Collection Agent - Troy, AL

Interview questions at CGI Group

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Question ask during the interview pertain to the position you are applying to
    Shared on June 8, 2018 - Help Desk Technician NJ Siroms - Trenton, NJ
  • Typical questions that you will be asked in most interview. Why do you feel CGI is for you? What salary do you desire? What shift are you looking for? etc.
    Shared on December 4, 2017 - Collection Agent - Troy, AL
  • I had 4 interviews for my position at CGI. For the most part they focused on project management methodology, the differences between project and program management and also discussions about how a PM…
    Shared on October 9, 2017 - PMO ANALYST - Troy, AL
Interview tips at CGI Group
Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)48%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)45%
  • They didn’t have a dress code7%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at CGI Group
  • Be honest on your resume.
    Shared on February 23, 2018 - Sr Consultant - Burlington, MA
  • It’s a good job to work at. Just don’t expect to work anything less than 40 hours a week, nor expect them to work with your school schedule.
    Shared on January 14, 2018 - Customer Service Representative - Troy, AL
  • Be Yourself.
    Shared on June 14, 2017 - Test Engineer - Anchorage Alaska
The first interview at CGI Group
How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed.com21%
  • Other online application21%
  • Recruiter contacted me19%
  • Employee referral19%
  • University recruiting/job fair7%
How candidates received their first interview at CGI Group
  • Applied through Indeed - received an email regarding first interview in 3 days
    Shared on April 21, 2019
  • Applied to a job opportunity by e-mail
    Shared on February 20, 2018 - Technical Support - Troy, AL
  • No interview. End client wanted my services and CGI was the middle man that made that happen.
    Shared on February 9, 2018 - Sub-contractor hired - Dayton, OH
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