GW Technical Lead

About Capgemini

With more than 170,000 people in over 40 countries,
Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology
and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2014 global revenues of EUR 10.5
billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and
technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A
deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of
working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its
worldwide delivery model.
 
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Capgemini
is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion,
disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any
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Job Description

 

Job Description

  • Design, develop and unit test solutions using Guidewire
    PolicyCenter Product
  • Lead a Guidewire PolicyCenter Configuration development
    sub team that is part of a larger configuration work stream.  Approx
    team size 5 -10
  • Provide technical configuration leadership, guidance,
    coaching for the team to deliver
  • Review design and code of team members and peers
  • Manage scope, estimate work, build plan and schedule,
     track and deliver to plan
  • Clearly communicate, work with onsite/offshore teams
    and client as required to deliver effectively.
  • Work with other internal IT teams (including client,
    onshore and offshore) to complete project activities

 

Essential
Experience/Expertise: (Must have skills)

  • Strong Guidewire PolicyCenter Configuration skills
    (v7.0 or above)  - Desired areas of technical/functional expertise
    include GOSU, PCF, XML, Product Model,  Activity Assignments, Forms
    Inference.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Guidewire PolicyCenter
    (any version)
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in Property & Casualty
    insurance domain,
  • Strong understanding of the Guidewire platform (UI,
    Data Model, Studio etc.)
  • Good technical background in Core Java, XML, SQL
  • Knowledge of one or more RDBMS (Oracle, SQL Server)
  • Sound knowledge of modern software architectures, design
    patterns, and development techniques
  • Application of structured software development
    techniques including requirements analysis, functional decomposition,
    modeling, prototyping, functional design, estimating and testing
  • Knowledge in at least one Software Configuration
    Management tool like SVN, CVS etc
  • Working knowledge of one or more SDLC methodologies
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Supplementary Skills:

  • Tomcat and/or Websphere
  • Guidewire Certification
  • Working knowledge in at least one JEE framework
    (preferred but not required)
  • Rating integration (preferred but not required)