Project Manager/Technical Manager (Guidewire_Insurance) _Mumbai/ Hyderabad / Chennai_10 to 14 Years

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Able to manage delivery of a development stream (Config/Integration/Both). Approx size 15 to 40
• Ability to estimate work, schedule, resource loading, build plan, track and deliver to plan
• Ability to manage scope for the teams. Need to be able to say “No” when required
• Ability to comply with process requirements
• Ability to clearly communicate, work with onsite teams and client as required to deliver effectively.
• Manage risks and escalate as required.
• Provide overall direction, guidance, coaching for the team to deliver.
• Ability to help technically the team when required.
• Ability to report to the delivery management teams
• Ability to Develop solutions using Guidewire Product
• Optional - Design, Build, Code and Unit Test for requirements related to one of the Guidewire products
• Work with other internal IT teams (including client, onshore and offshore) to complete project activities

Job Specification :

Essential Experience: (Must have skills)
• Good technical background Core Java, with a working knowledge in atleast one JEE framework.
• Integration requirements need definite knowledge on webservices. If not produce services, atleast consume.
• Understanding of the Guidewire data model
• Understanding of the Guidewire terminologies
• How to Use Guidewire Studio
• Knowledge of one of the Databases (Oracle or SQL Server)
• Sound knowledge of modern software architectures and development techniques
• Application of structured software development techniques including requirements analysis, functional decomposition, modeling, prototyping, functional design, estimating and testing
• Knowledge in atleast one Software Configuration Management tool like VSS, SVN, CVS, GIT etc
• Financial markets knowledge. Insurance preferable.

Personal Attributes:
• Excellent communication skills (Verbal/Written)
• Focused on delivering what needs to be done, Strong personal ownership and ability to set and meet   high professional standards, flexible and responsive work style
• Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
• Client facing skills will be an advantage.
• Work and take the team alongside.

Primary Skill :

• Guidewire Product experience
• Insurance Domain experience
• Minimum 2 years exp in role of Project Manager

Supplementary Skills:
• Java JDK 1.5, Swing, Spring, Hibernate, CVS or similar
• Websphere/Weblogic, Webservices, deployment tools etc.
• Guidewire Certified

Location - Mumbai / Hyderabad / Chennai
Experience - 10-14 Years

Contact Person:
Supriya Gupta