Zurich NA Guidewire Developer in Toronto, Ontario
Seeking a Senior Guidewire developer to join our development team. Working as part of our dynamic Policy center development teams using Guidewire, they will be using Guidewire studio and/or IntelliJ studio to work on assigned integration development tasks including creating reusable GW based frameworks, identify/code fix performance issues and write code in GOSU/Java for configuration work and/or integration development.
Job Accountabilities & Qualifications
5 Years of GW PolicyCenter Configuration experience with good exposure to SDLC and Java EE
Experience with full SDLC and appreciation for Iterative (Agile) development lifecycle as used in GW implementations
Hands on GW Implementation Proficiency and Experience in GW Configuration Development - Expertise configuring and developing several areas of PolicyCenter – Policy Transactions/Job Configuration, Experience implementing multiple LOBs, Product Modelling, Quoting, Rating Management, Reinsurance Management, Forms Management, Policy Revisioning, UW Authority, Account Management, Contacts, Locations, User Management, Producer Management and PolicyCenter Administration
Experience in GW Configuration Development (Expertise in GOSU, Rules Engine, Data Model, PCF, Wizards, Workflow, Activity and Product Model development)
Experience with XML, GUnit, Jenkins, GIT/Subversion/TFS, Code Coverage and Code Scan Plugin/Tools
Leadership – Assertive, Sharp with ability to inspire, bring out the best in individuals and develop a strong configuration team to deliver quality configurations
Excellent communication skills, Onsite – Offshore co-ordination
P&C Insurance Industry and Domain Knowledge
Large Scale System Delivery Experience preferably for Policy Administration and/or Claims Systems
Experience estimating and planning Large Scale System Implementations
At least 2 years of experience at least one large Business Integration effort and project team through all phases of the project lifecycle from scoping and planning, requirements gathering, design, development, testing,
Expert Level Guidewire/Java Developers with Guidewire Policy Center, preferably on version 10.
Previous experience configuring the Guidewire Toolset
Experience working directly with Guidewire Policy Center for Commercial Lines
Strong Object Oriented Analysis and Programming experience
Working experience in Agile and DevOps tools: JIRA, Git, Bamboo (SVN and Jenkins are assets)
Strong Java Skills
Strong Java J2EE developer (preferably Java 8)
Must have 5-8 years of applied java development experience
Must have Web service experience / SOA
Strong integration development experience
Must have a Strong JMS/Queue development experience
Strong Database experience – MS SQL Server
Experience with analysis and resolution of Guidewire or other application performance issues
Must have a strong experience with XML and JSON
Hands on technical expertise specifically related to Integration to complex legacy mainframe applications
Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.
Zurich is committed to providing a diverse, inclusive and barrier-free environment resulting in an accessible organization for employees, customers, and other parties who interact with, or on behalf of, Zurich. We strive to achieve a workplace free of discrimination of all forms, including discrimination on the basis of physical or mental disability, or medical condition. If you are interested in a job opportunity, please advise if you require an accommodation, so we can work with you to provide a more accessible process.
Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Toronto
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Posting 03/23/20
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 200002D6
It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.