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Guidewire Consultant

  • Location: Jacksonville, 32202
  • Salary: 87.59
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

Position: Guidewire Consultant
Term: 12 months
Location: Remote, USA

The selected resources will assist in making the necessary changes to the PolicyCenter configuration, integration and tuning for performance and helping the team in implementing the key business initiatives.

  • The I.T. Guidewire Consultant will have a thorough understanding of Guidewire (GW) products.
  • This role will design, develop, make program and/or configuration changes to deliver business functionality within Guidewire Centers.
  • 5+ years of experience with Guidewire applications with 2+ years development in PolicyCenter will be preferred.
  • 8+ years of experience as a developer with experience of design and team leading.
  • An understanding of the insurance business, an ability to talk to business analysts and SMEs in order to translate business requirements into system changes.
  • A full understanding of the GW product suite and the frameworks/options available for development.
  • Knowledge in configuration and coding using Guidewire tools and accelerators, Guidewire Batch, and Guidewire predefined plugins.
  • Experience in configuration of screen layouts, including creation of new screens, enhancements to others and XML file changes.
  • Database definition and design at the application level
  • Experience relating to screen-related changes, changes to wizards, workflows, validation rules, and Business rules.
  • Definition, design, and configuration of the company structure (single or multiple internal companies, organization structure, regions, branches, users, roles, permissions, producer codes).
  • Ability to solve business needs/requirements with creative use of out of the box functionality.
  • A strong Gosu and Java background as well as utilization of Guidewire Studio required.
  • Must have experience using Java and J2EE
  • Highly proficient in SQL (T-SQL or PL/SQL)
  • Experience in J2EE, Spring MVC, and SOAP web services is must.
  • In depth knowledge of Core Java, OOP, and design patterns.
  • Database experience – SQL, Complete understanding of table joins and relational databases.
  • Experience in front end technologies – JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX
  • Experience writing SQL Queries
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and technical skills.
  • Prior experience with Jenkins, Rally or other similar applications.
  • Experience with Insurance Systems and GW capabilities
  • Experience with the mortgage lending or servicing industries a plus.
  • Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture, and overall strategies around data reuse and integration.
  • Java/ J2EE 8+ years / Guidewire applications 5 years
  • 5+ years of experience with Guidewire applications with 2+year’s development in Claim Center(preferred).
  • 8+ years of experience as a developer with experience of design and team leading