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Guidewire Technical Lead

Date:  21-Nov-2022
City:  Łódź
Company:  GFT Technologies SE


Why join GFT?


You will work with and learn from top IT experts. You will join a crew of experienced engineers: 60% of our employees are senior level.


Interested in the cloud? You will enjoy our full support in developing your skills: training programs, certifications and our internal community of experts. We have strong partnerships with top cloud providers: Google, Amazon and Microsoft - we are number one in Poland in numbers of GCP certificates. Apart from GCP, you can also develop in AWS or Azure.


We are focused on development and knowledge sharing. Internal expert communities provide a comfortable environment where you can develop your skillset in areas such as blockchain, Big Data, cloud computing or artificial intelligence. 


You will work in a stable company (32 years on the market) in demanding and challenging projects for the biggest financial institutions in the world.



What will you do?


As a Guidewire Tech Lead you will be responsible for creating and implementing high-quality solutions for innovative insurance company. The project will focus on upgrading  PC&BC to v10 and and re-alignment of remaining on-premise and 3rdparty systems to integrate to the new Cloud-based PC&BC.

On a daily basis you will lead and motivate a team of engineers as a line manager, take responsibility for project deliverables, monitor and report progress of the project (timesheet, risk management, project status) and cooperate with client on a daily basis.




Must have:

  • Over 5 years of commercial experience with Guidewire (at least few months experience with v9/10)
  • Experience with Guidewire version upgrade
  • Experience with GW deployment (knowledge of GW Admin)
  • Experience with source code management tools (preferably GIT)
  • Knowledge of Java web application servers (Tomcat specifically)
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of Linux fundamentals and scripting skills
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken)
  • At least 6 months of experience as Technical Team Leader


Nice to have:

  • Experience with Azure DevOps (ADO)/Git code repo manipulation experience
  • Knowledge of Docker
  • GCP certification (any level)
  • Experience with working with clients



We offer you:

  • Working in a highly experienced and dedicated team
  • Competitive salary and extra benefit package that can be tailored to your personal needs (private medical coverage, sport & recreation package, lunch subsidy, life insurance, etc.)
  • Permanent contract
  • On-line training and certifications fit for career path
  • Free on-line foreign languages lessons
  • Regular social events
  • Ergonomic and functional working space with 2 monitors (you can also borrow monitors and office chair for your home office)

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