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Interviews at CGI

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Interview experience

Based on 120 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 120 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 107 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at CGI

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
37%
About a week
23%
About a month
16%
About two weeks
13%
More than one month
10%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
70%
Background check
52%
On-site interview
45%
Problem solving exercises
35%
Written test
20%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
1%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at CGI

  • Straightforward. Panel interview, competency based questions etc.
    Shared on 22 January 2019 - IT Manager - South East England
  • 2 Technical and 1 HR round
    Shared on 10 January 2018 - Senior Software Engineer (Offshore Test Lead) - Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Interview process in CGI is:-1- Aptitude Round2- First Technical Round3- Second Technical Round4- Third Technical Round5- HR Round
    Shared on 1 December 2017 - Senior Test Engineer - Bengaluru, Karnataka
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Interview questions at CGI

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • basic VPN and computer diagnostic questions
    Shared on 18 July 2022 - Service Desk Technical Analyst - Remote
  • Describe yourself in one word questionsGeneral IT questions such as how to resolve blue screen or how to fix outlook, slow wifi etc
    Shared on 19 May 2022 - Service Desk Analyst - Bridgend, Bridgend
  • All Technical Questions and Management Questions
    Shared on 10 January 2018 - Senior Software Engineer (Offshore Test Lead) - Chennai, Tamil Nadu

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Interview tips at CGI

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)52%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)40%
  • They didn’t have a dress code5%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at CGI

  • Be honest about your life
    Shared on 12 May 2021 - Service Desk Analyst - Bridgend
  • Be well prepared
    Shared on 25 February 2021 - Team Member - Reading, Berkshire
  • Find out EXACTLY what the role is, including any other roles that might be added at the managers' discretion. Find out whether you will be trained and remunerated appropriately for any extra roles th…
    Shared on 15 April 2019 - Administrator - Surrey

The first interview at CGI

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed32%
  • Recruiter contacted me24%
  • Other24%
  • Employee referral12%
  • Other online job site4%

How candidates received their first interview at CGI

  • Indeed job site
    Shared on 20 September 2019 - Technical Leader - London, Greater London
  • Through an agency.
    Shared on 22 January 2019 - IT Manager - South East England
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