Senior Java Developer Consultant, GSC at Cyence | Powderkeg

Location: Spain - Madrid

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Delivery Services

To meet growing demand from our customers, we are looking for a Senior Consultant to join our team. As part of the Guidewire Services Center (GSC), a center of excellence within our Delivery Services team, you will work closely with internal Guidewire teams, our customers, and our partners to configure and integrate our products across the globe.

As a Senior Consultant, you will be delivering application configuration and integration programs following Guidewire best practices. Your role will involve mentoring junior team members and may also involve leading a project team. You will join a very progressive environment and have the opportunity to drive projects forward once you are up to speed on the product and comfortable in your role.

To be successful in the role, you must have a unique blend of technical aptitude, business savvy, and interpersonal skills. GSC Senior Consultants are not only technically skilled (knowing their JMS from their JDBC, their Git from their GET, and their factory method from their abstract factory) but are also smart communicators who build customer, peer, and team relationships, as well as attentive mentors who care about the well-being and professional development of their teammates.

Think you have what it takes to be a GSC Senior Consultant?

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Qualified applicants will be invited to participate in our rapid hire process with all interviews & hiring decisions to be completed June 7th - June 10th.

Here are the expectations we have of candidates:

  • Learn and master Guidewire's Suite of products in order to perform configuration and integration of our products for technical consulting, and become certified as a product expert with in-depth, up-front training.
  • Strong, hands-on experience with an object-oriented programming language (preferably Java — JVM, SDK, J2EE, JMS, JDBC)
  • Solid understanding of the principles and patterns of object-oriented design
  • Effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective writing skills for drafting technical documentation and for explaining technical problems and solutions for both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience in consulting or other customer-facing roles
  • Experience working on agile teams
  • Skilled at estimation, and breaking down deliverables into user stories and tasks
  • Experience leading and mentoring technical teams
  • Knowledge of code review best practice (tools and techniques)
  • Experience with source control, branching, unit testing, static code analysis, and other development tools and frameworks, such as Cucumber, Karate, and SonarQube.
  • Exposure to cloud technologies a plus
  • Comfortable with occasional international travel
  • Ability to work independently and within a team


About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.

Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.

As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

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Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Java Developer Consultant, GSC
  • Company
  • Location
    San Mateo, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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