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Java/J2ee Srdeveloper//Lead Insurance domain P&C experience
Ref No.: 17-28917
Location: Ontario Toronto/San Jose CA/Phoenix AZ, Arizona
Seeking Sr. Java/Web Developers/Leads (multiple) to lead the implementation of the Guidewire Insurance Now product suite (advanced Web-based Property and Casualty Insurance software solution.

The product, InsuranceNow Policy Administration Suite, is a fully Web-based Java platform that meets the technical criteria that insurers are requiring in new systems. The modular system uses Web services and ACORD XML standards and can be deployed as a suite (with rules and workflow engines, policy administration, rating, reinsurance, claims, billing, accounting, data warehousing, document management, consumer and insurance agent self-service and more) or as a point solution, such as the claims module only. Our clients include personal, commercial and specialty insurers across the US.
Cognizant is looking to grow our services portfolio with highly motivated and team oriented individuals with very strong java/web development back ground.
The candidates must have excellent communication and consulting skills.

Experience & Qualifications:
· Experienced working with Java environments like Apache Tomcat and databases like Oracle, SQL Server, or MySQL
· Expert knowledge of Java Enterprise Development
· Strong knowledge of scripting languages XML, HTML, Java Script, and Velocity
· Well versed with software development tools such as Enterprise Architect, Eclipse IDE, source version control with CVS, and build tool ANT
· Previous experience in a Java development role
· Six plus years of directly related experience
· Property and Casualty Insurance knowledge must
· Track record as a team lead who has implemented three or more projects for packaged enterprise software, with a special emphasis on Enterprise-wide Web-based applications using XML
· Knowledge and working experience of Agile software development processes and SCRUM methodologies
· Well versed in business transformation, process reengineering or other change management practices
· Ability to gain credibility and influence for effective business decisions with senior customer management
· Strong coordination skills with the ability to multi-task and address multiple priorities.
· Demonstrate initiative in starting and completing multiple projects
· Ability to play a leading role in a client-billable resource team
· Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
· Financial application software and/or industry experience is required