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Senior Guidewire Applications Systems Analyst/Programmer

  • Location: Addison, Texas, 75001
  • Salary: 115000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

This nationwide insurance industry leader has an immediate full-time in Dallas, TX for a Senior Guidewire Applications Systems Analyst/Programmer.  This is a senior level position operating autonomously, with broad impact across multiple systems. Will be viewed as an expert in design and development and leading some development initiatives.

Responsibilities include:
  • Development lifecycle of software applications and other business process optimization projects.
  • Maintaining software applications, including upgrades, enhancements, and patches.
  • Diagnosing and resolving system problems.
  • Ensuring application performance, reliability, and quality.
  • Providing consultation as a technical and system business expert on key business systems. 
  • Responsible for application analysis, tuning, and measurement to ensure appropriate performance, reliability, and quality SLAs.
  • Collaborating with the user community to design, develop, and implement technology solutions across multiple business functions; and leads other developers.
  • Mentoring and coaching others.
  • Working cross-functionally to assist with problem-solving and project plan activities.
  • Responding to inquiries, requests in a timely fashion.
  • Minimum of 5 years of Guidewire development experience.
  • Minimum of 7 years of enterprise scale Java development experience.
  • Guidewire Product Certifications in both configuration and integration in at least 2 Centers.
  • Expert in all aspects of the software development lifecycle.
  • Expert developer knowledge in applicable programming languages and/or expert knowledge of web design languages, scripting tools and protocols.
  • Advanced skills associated with the design, development, modification and deployment of software.
  • Experience executing the Agile life cycle.
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong ability to debug system issues and resolve defects.
  • Ability to manage time and complete multiple tasks while continually meeting deadlines.
  • Must be self-directed and effective working independently, yet equally comfortable contributing in a team environment.
  • Previous experience developing G-unit/J-unit tests for testing business logic.
  • Ability to configure workflows based on business requirements and logic.
  • Have strong knowledge of the latest IT systems, legislation and best practice
  • Ability to keep cool under pressure.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Can communicate complex technical ideas in a straightforward way.
  • DevOps experience managing Guidewire builds and CI/CD for multi-platform applications.
* Must be authorized to work in the United States without Employer Sponsorship.