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Guidewire DevOps Engineer

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Job Details
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Company Name
Zurich NA
Physical Address

Schaumburg, IL 60173
Job Description

Guidewire DevOps Engineer


Zurich is currently searching for an experienced Guidewire DevOps Engineer for our Guidewire PolicyCenter implementation program to work as part of the Underwriting transformation team out of our North American headquarters in Schaumburg, IL.

She/he will be responsible for all DevOps activities (automation, configuration, building, deployment, integration, and maintenance) in support of our Guidewire PolicyCenter platform in various production and non-production environments.

The candidate will be part of a fast-paced Agile development environment supporting continuous integrations and deployments of PolicyCenter application. We are seeking a professional who requires minimal supervision, can be part of a technical team, lead/mentor other team members, and is familiar with working within the Guidewire environment.

Client Internally Focused – The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. May involve sharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization or supporting others in their efforts to deliver on our promise.

Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelors Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Database Analysis or Programming areaOR

+ High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Database Analysis or Programming areaOR

+ Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Database Analysis or Programming areaAND

+ Experience working at multiple phases of database management

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Insurance industry experience

+ Experience building and configuring Guidewire PolicyCenter application on a windows server platform

+ Diverse knowledge of Deployment Automation tools and best practices

+ Experience using software Configuration Management processes and tools such as Subversion and Jenkins

+ Experience with software development and diagnostic tools that support software check in/out, testing, etc.

+ Experience with scripts (PowerShell, etc.) and toolsets related to the automation of configuration and release management activities

+ Diverse understanding of custom/packaged applications, including knowledge of Web Servers, Application Servers, and Databases

+ Strong conflict resolution skills

+ Organizational and analytical skills

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE Disability / Veterans

Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 09/16/19

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 19000692

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.

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