Guidewire Senior Consultant

Guidewire Senior Consultant

Job Title: Guidewire Senior Consultant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Reference: HQ00069304_1519656469
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2018 14:47

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: Guidewire Senior Consultant - Initial 6-12 month contract - Brussels, Belgium - Around 600-700€ per day (Dependent on experience)

One of my leading clients, a large scale consultancy based in Brussels require a hands-on and technical Guidewire Senior Consultant to join them on-site for an initial 6-12 month contract. You will work with a number of their financial services clients.

Roles and Responsibilities:

- Have the opportunity to advance your career with a leading professional services firm, always staying one step ahead in the world of digital developments
- Experience continual professional and personal development, a dynamic working environment where you'll be learning every day
- Define, describe and convey what Guidewire Suite is, what the drivers and benefits are for the organisation, which risks exist, and what impacts will be happening to the organisation
- Develop an Enterprise-wide, unified, strategy for transitioning Enterprise IT services to Guidewire-hosted services

Skills, Experience & Qualifications required:

- A master in IT (management) or IT technology-related programmes or a master in informatics, civil or business engineering, mathematics, (applied) economics or business studies.
- +1 year of experience in one or more of the following topics:
~ Public, private, and hybrid cloud services
~ Planning, development, migration and integration of applications and services from on- premises infrastructure to cloud-based Platform-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service services
~ Service-Oriented Architecture and the basics of IT budgeting
~ Processes that ensure the effective and efficient use of Cloud computing
~ Translating business requirements to software applications
- The ability to express yourself fluently in English (Dutch and/or French is desirable)
- The ability to build strong client relationships
- Good project management and time management skills under tight deadlines
- The ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Strong verbal communication skills
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Knowledge of P&C insurance and Financial Services industry is a plus
- Experience with Guidewire Suite is considered a plus
- Project management certification is a plus (e.g. Prince II, PMI, Agile/Scrum etc.)
- Experience with coaching more junior team members is a plus

Moreover, you have an interest and technical expertise in several of the following:
- Java, (GOSU)

Is this exciting opportunity of interest? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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