ETIC, Guidewire Digital - Senior Associate


Cairo, Egypt

Ref: HP639-3575

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Line of Service


Advisory - Other

Management Level
Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary
A career within General Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help clients seize essential advantages by working alongside business leaders to solve their toughest problems and capture their greatest opportunities. We work with some of the world's largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever changing environment. We help create sustainable change by stimulating innovation, unlocking data possibilities, navigating risk and regulatory complexity, optimising deals, and aligning costs with business strategy to create a competitive advantage.

As a Guidewire Senior Developer/Lead Developer, you'll be responsible for the design of technology solutions, and where possible drawing from the firm's approved technology catalogue promotes standardization and re-use. The main responsibilities of the role are:

- Undertake structured analysis of solution issues, translating this analysis into standardized designs that describe a solution.
- Work with the wider technology team in determining the best solution in the context of customer requirements.
- Ensure solutions are consistent with PwC's Information Security policies.
- Work with the discovery team which includes technical business analysts, UI/UX designers, low code and full stack developers, DevOpS and AI developers to determine available solutions including the merits and limitations of each.
- Collaborate with other solution designers across the business to jointly design solutions using a mix of technologies.
- Contribute to business cases to help articulate due diligence and rationale behind solutions to help gain investment.
- Be consulted on the design of a solution and work closely with developers when designing appropriate solutions.
- Identify deeper issues that need fixing.
- Look for opportunities to collaborate and reuse components, communicating with both solutions and non-solution stakeholders.
- Regularly connect with fellow architects to draw on and share expertise and experiences.
- Ensure architectural decisions align with agreed guidance. In addition, ensure alignment to define Information Security Policy Controls Standard and Operations Delivery Processes.


Mandatory Skills:

- Experience in Insurance domain, preferably in Property & Casualty
- Working experience in Guidewire Digital Enterprise suite (Jutro, Backend integrations) is a Must
- Working experience in Guidewire Insurance Suite products (PolicyCenter, ClaimCenter, BillingCenter or Digital Portal) Configuration/Integration.
- Experience working with GOSU,JAVA / J2EE ,Web Services(Axis 2),XML, SQL, ANT, Gradle, Spring, Hibernate,Castor and Enterprise Messaging System.
- Experience in using Configuration management tools like Git, Tortoise SVN, Source Tree, Perforce, Plastic and ticket management tools like DevOps, JIRA, HPQC.
- Knowledge of the AGILE methodology/Scaled Agile Framework, SDLC processes will be an added advantage.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Desired Skills:

- Cloud environments (e.g. GCP, AWS, Azure etc)
- Experience in implementing Speciality lines
- Prior client facing experience
- The ability to recommend decisions and describe the reasoning behind these.
- The ability to understand how your work supports the team. You can identify wider influences and how they apply. You keep an open mind and can understand the broader context.

About the Company

At PwC Middle East, we've set out an ambitious purpose and strive to live it everyday: to solve important problems and build trust in society.

We're a community of solvers that come together in unexpected ways to build trust and create sustained outcomes. We solve important problems, support one another as we grow, develop and build fulfilling careers.

PwC provides industry-focused services for public and private clients across Assurance and Audit, Deals, Consulting, Tax and Legal. We draw on our development legacy that brings together the collective experience of over 7,000 people in our region with offices across 12 countries to solve for tomorrow.

We're striving to consistently deliver innovative work that builds trust and delivers sustained outcomes. And we're proud of the strength that comes from all our different backgrounds and experiences and we value everyone's uniqueness. We thrive in uncertainty, operate with integrity and leverage the diverse perspectives of our teams.

If you're looking for a place that fuels your ambition to make a difference, that matches your curiosity with continuous learning opportunities and reimagines ways of working to enable you to lead a more balanced life, then you're a future PwCer.

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