Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company Guidewire Claims Technical Lead in Hartford, Connecticut
Guidewire Claims Technical Lead
The Technical Lead is responsible for a full range of activities that are required to deliver business valued technical solutions to the enterprise. These activities include requirements definition, system and infrastructure design, development, test planning, test execution and direct interaction with the business area(s), enterprise architecture, and other projects and programs within the organization. You will lead and coordinate all technical aspects of the GuideWire Claims Upgrade project, partnering with each area (for example: Data, Integration, Infrastructure, Program Management, and Change Management) to ensure their technical needs are met. Responsible for identifying the need for, and managing the IT resources at a program level for those resources assigned to the project. In addition, you will work closely with the Architectures practice to ensure alignment to architectural principles and standards. You will also maintain alignment to an overall HSB and Global IT transformation strategy and communicate the key program details to various stakeholders within the business, IT and the Munich Re organization.
Bachelor's degree in information management, business or finance, or equivalent work experience
10+ years of information systems experience
Proven track record in defining and implementing full solutions
Working knowledge of Claims systems
Sound technical knowledge and excellent development skills
Experience in leading a team of developers, solution architects, and other IT resources
Insurance industry experience or experience working with insurance systems
Knowledge in web-based systems architecture, service-based architecture
Experience with programming languages such as JAVA/.NET, SQL Server, Data Modeling
Experience with Guidewire
Familiar with agile software development methodologies as well as plan-driven delivery methodologies (e.g. Unified Process or Waterfall)
Ability to meet and coordinate multiple tasks and tight deadlines
Ability to function as a team member and work with many different stakeholders at all levels
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Strong customer service skills and behaviors
Strong verbal and written communication skills
20% Domestic & International Travel
Demonstrated ability to manage, direct and deliver on large program initiatives
Experience in supervising geographically distributed development teams
Insurance industry certifications
Relevant technology certifications
Experience with Guidewire Claims, SAP Data Services, ECM, BPM, SAP BO, BizTalk, Webservices, Dynamics CRM
We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
The work environment characteristics, and any physical and mental requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
Hartford Steam Boiler
United States of America