Application Developer, Guidewire PolicyCenter


$100,000 - $140,000
Full Time
No Travel Required


Unit test
data structures
project plans
sponsorship / support
system design
Guidewire Developer

Job Details

Job Title:  Application Developer, Guidewire PolicyCenter

Location:  Remote

  • A minimum requirement for this position is the ability to work legally in the United States.
  • No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyze, develop and lead the execution of efficient and cost-effective project plans for system design across multiple areas of the company. Lead complex projects established as corporate priorities throughout the company.
    • Prepare project plans by gathering, analyzing and making recommendations based on client input. Coordinate with the client throughout project lifecycle.
    • Be the subject matter expert.
    • Maintain a mutual understanding of project direction with project team.
    • Balance project priorities, resource allocations and ensure deadlines are met.
    • Facilitate meetings, training and client presentations.
  • Design business and technical solutions by interfacing with internal resources across all areas of the company.
    • Create and maintain supporting documentation for application features and functions.
    • Design and develop high-level functional requirements and scope acceptance for new development and enhancements of applications, products, and services.
    • Transform functional requirements into system specifications by writing clear and concise application requirements documents.
    • Lead in the discussions of architecture design, replacements and enhancements.
  • Develop, maintain and support complex programs to meet specifications.
    • Work with advanced programming logic and techniques.
    • Analyze and create efficient data structures.
    • Ensure programs effectively interface across various applications.
    • Conduct analysis and testing to identify program errors.
    • Analyze and improve application performance.
    • Improve efficiency across multiple applications and platforms.
    • Create debugging and troubleshooting tools.
  • Unit test and implement the application, product, and/or service within area of responsibility as well as provide support throughout project lifecycle.
    • Define detailed test plan and acceptance criteria.
    • Lead in problem definition, analysis, and development of solutions.
    • Provide quality assurance.
  • Lead effort to analyze vendor products and tools. Prepare formal recommendation as well as conduct presentation to management.
  • Provide leadership to junior staff through guidance and training. Provide input regarding performance.


Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university
  • 4+ years of experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience with Guidewire / Java based Platform, especially on their Web Portal side of their Web/API Applications Transactions.



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