Current Position |Platform Support |CGI Group Inc

In case you are inclined to enhance your career with us then I am able to map your profile with one of my position and below details for your reference;

Platform Support Manager

Location: Bangalore

Years of Exp:      8 – 13

Job Description/ Position Description:

Supervise the support team and maintain equilibrium across. Extensively requires one to drive issue resolution with SLA or operation approved limits. Need to be flexible with availability 24/7 or on call basis and be the first level of escalation point for the team internal client stake holders.

Job Role / Your future duties and responsibilities

Individual contributor 60%, team leadership 40%

Lead and mentor junior members technically and operationally

Preparing weekly meeting and providing weekly stats for team and overall progress to higher management.

Should be able to handle multiple projects/clients at a time.

Support CGI developed platforms (built on open source products, additionally custom developed), running on Linux and Windows

Support integrations of these platforms with other tools, systems and applications.

Ensure platform availability and capacity.

Need to be extra vigilant towards scheduling maintenance, CAB/change meetings and approving downtimes.

Ensure incident response and resolution, request fulfillment, change management and problem management as per established SLAs

Working closely with the team and ensuring that the defined responsibilities are completed on time and with quality

Continual Service Improvement (CSI) for the processes owned by the team.

Shift planning as per the activities planned

Action planning, process documentation and management reports

Good Communication with local and global, internal and external stakeholders at various levels

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

Skills Required:

Perl scripting, powershell, unix command, enterprise application or application infrastructure.

Good knowledge of windows, Unix/Linux operating systems (from a platform perspective and not from an OS administration perspective)

Good knowledge of web, application servers and Database servers (Eg: IIS, Apache, websphere, Jboss, oracle, MySQL, MongoDB etc…)

Able to escalate incidents, solve problems, identify and drive changes in a high throughput operation

Strong problem-solving skills

Excellent client-facing skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills – Mandate

Good to have skill: networking, AD, DNS, DHCP concepts

CGI – Company

            At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company – one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients – and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.

If Interested, share me your profile on and we could discuss in detail.

Thanks & Regards
Amith Somani
| Human Resource– Talent Acquisition
India Global Infrastructure Services Delivery Center | CGI
Divyasree Technopolis, 124-125, Yemlur P.O. Off Airport Road, Bangalore – 560037
M: +91 8123000300  Email – |


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