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In this session we will look at the various in demand Open Source Technologies and a reminder of the key benefits / drawbacks of using Open Source Software.
Steve Vance is a Director within CGI UK. Steve has over 15 years of experiencing managing Agile and Waterfall Software Implementations in Transport, Enterprise Applications, Defence and Space Sectors.
Steve will give a quick summary of different Open Source technologies and the likely technical direction and predictions for the next 3 to 5 years.
Once you’re tooled up in one Open Source Technology in demand, Part 2 will complete a CV re-boot to ensure your application is more successful in the first hurdle when applying for a new role and some top tips for that all important interview to ensure you nail that job you’ve been dreaming of. Hear directly from an employers perspective on what companies like CGI are looking for when hiring technologists into their organisation.
Audience – who should attend and why:
Technologists who are looking for an update on the latest Open Source technologies in demand and the benefits / drawbacks of Open Source.
We are CGI. You may not have heard of us before, but we are one of the world’s largest IT companies and work on projects across a range of exciting sectors.
We are a global business with 74,000 members, in hundreds of locations around the world, who provide end-to-end IT and business process services that drive our clients’ businesses.
We have around 6000 members, working across 19 UK towns and cities, doing anything from writing complex code to designing sophisticated software solutions. The work they do powers some amazing projects in ambition and scale that touch the lives of many. We differentiate ourselves by our way of working — approachable, flexible and easy to do business with.
Can't make this session? Register and we will ensure you are sent a copy of the recording after the webinar.