Guidewire Solution Architect

  • Post Date: January 13, 2021
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Job Overview
A career within General Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help clients seize essential advantages by working alongside business leaders to solve their toughest problems and capture their greatest opportunities.
We work with some of the world’s largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever changing environment.
We help create sustainable change by stimulating innovation, unlocking data possibilities, navigating risk and regulatory complexity, optimising deals, and aligning costs with business strategy to create a competitive advantage.

Your tasks

You will be managing teams and/or work streams on our Guidewire implementation engagements.

You will be part of an international team and take over a managing role requiring you to stay up to date on current IT and insurance trends in order to expand your knowledge capital and educate new joiners.

You will work in complex business and IT environments supporting our customers, modernising their business models and aligning the IT architecture.

You will communicate technical issues effectively, both in writing and verbally, to multiple audiences, technical and non-technical
You will lead the technical solution design and the integration of standard insurance software solution packages in an existing IT landscape.

You will manage and/or contribute to project planning, engagement administration, budget management, and successful completion of engagements.

We will proactively support you to develop trusted and long-lasting customer relationships enabling you to further grow your role at PwC.

You hold a university degree (preferably in computer and information science, computer applications, management information systems or engineering) and have gained a minimum of five to eight years’ work experience in the consulting industry leading the integration and configuration of standard insurance software solutions.

You are fluent in English.

You are experienced with property and casualty claims management, policy administration and/or collection and disbursement system; experience with Guidewire ClaimCenter, PolicyCenter and/or BillingCenter version 7.x and above is strongly preferred.

You are experienced with Java or Gosu programming language, J2EE, Guidewire Integration Patterns, Web Services/API, Databases (e.g. SQL Server, Oracle), Application Servers (e.g. Tomcat, JBoss, Websphere).

You have excellent analytical skills, understanding of project life cycles, and ability to act in an entrepreneurial manner to ensure the software delivered matches stakeholder needs.

You have proven abilities in taking over a leadership role in the IT field of insurance business using agile methodology (e.g. Scrum) and working with offshore teams with different times to deliver software.

You demonstrate high knowledge in working with business and IT stakeholders to enable a proper alignment of business goals and the technical solution in an agile environment.

You have strong working knowledge of different architecture approaches (e.g. Micro-services) and the business/system trade-offs that come with the implementation and realisation of these architectures.

You have good understanding of architecture strategy and of how to communicate that strategy to a nontechnical audience.

Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary120,000 CHF
  • Career LevelOthers
  • Experience4 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYBanking
  • QualificationMaster’s Degree
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