Senior Functional Consultant - Spain, EMEA

Senior Consultant (Spain) - EMEA Remote

Guidewire (NYSE-listed) is a specialist enterprise software product company. Specialization = focus. We pursue a straightforward ambition: to be the pre-eminent provider of core systems to the global general insurance industry, estimated to be worth €2 trillion in annual premiums.

There are two components to the business.

-Enterprise Software – applications and platform

-Services – implementation, support, training, hosted analytics.

Guidewire aims to be the best in the world at both. We hire developers, engineers, consultants and solution architects who are the best at what they do. We embrace Agile development, building mission-critical software using rigorous development practices. Our implementation process is sustainable, work/life balance friendly, and we pride ourselves on a calm, systematic, and rational approach to our business. The Professional Services Organisation: We deploy small, highly-skilled team of functional and technical consultants/experts. We send a small team of Subject Matter Experts who work in tandem with the insurance company’s internal team, and partners, to address their needs, and become a trusted technical advisor and mentor. Our software is incredibly complex and well-tested – over 1,000 years’ of man hours has been invested in our products so far.

Customer Success through collaboration on-site: To accomplish that we employ a flexible travel schedule of traveling to the customer on Mondays to return on Thursday which has been called the 3-4-5 in the industry: 3 nights away, 4 days onsite, with the fifth day working from home.

We have a Global Mobility team to ensure you have the right support. Location: Remote EU. You have flexibility to choose where you are located and work on complex enterprise software implementation/integration projects on customer site. Location choices include: anywhere in the DACH region, France, Italy, Spain, UK, Ireland, Poland - anywhere there is a Guidewire entity.

Requirements: Our hiring is as methodical, rational and stringent as our Development standards. To be considered you should have a combination of experience in the following: ERP implementation experience within complex, enterprise environments

· Strong OO design, development and test skills with proven patterns knowledge, exceptional documentation skills, and the ability to communicate your thought process

· JAVA, J2EE, JMS, JDBC OR C#, .NET experience – we do facilitate a technical test as part of the selection process

· Experience in AGILE project management

· Interest and experience in a customer facing role and on-site; we are all over the world and you are invited to apply to as many international assignments as you deem interesting

· Interest and ability to travel throughout the EU and UK without encumbrance which is enabled by EU citizenship only. We do not sponsor candidates for work authorization and unfortunately due to travel restrictions we cannot consider other types of residency and work authorization such as TIER 1 Visas.

· Curiosity based on genuine love of technology and solving tough technical problems

· Fluency in a second European language ideal

Benefits: We know that people work based on incentives so we have an exceptional and rational compensation policy. We pay base, performance incentives, and stock, as well as a number of other benefits such as pension and healthcare and promote flexible working practices to strive for a work-life balance.

Why Guidewire? As a team, our mission is to provide distinguished consulting and support services to prospects, partners, and customers which result in 100% customer reference-ability which guides us in all that we do. See and hear from our employees here: and read about our core values of integrity, rationality and collegiality in everything that we do.

Guidewire has pursued one mission from its founding as a company in 2001: to build software products that transform the global property-casualty (general) insurance industry. All of our employees understand that we serve only one industry and strive to solve one problem: to enable insurance carriers to operate efficiently and effectively with speed and accuracy. We have recruited extensively among experts in the industry to ensure that we learn from veterans of insurance system design and implementation. Today, insurance experience is pervasive throughout the Guidewire organization, especially in our Product Management and Implementation Services groups. The company is headquartered in Foster City, California, US with offices in London, Paris, Munich, Sydney, Toronto, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Dublin, and growing. Guidewire is owned by its employees and is also publicly traded on the NYSE EURO under the call sign GWRE.

Keywords: Consulting, Consultant, Java, C#, XML, ERP, CRM, JMS, JDBC, Gosu, Configuration, Integration, Insurance, Software Engineer, Solution Architect, Development, Germany, Belgium, Austria, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, DACH, Poland, France, Italy, Spain, UK, Ireland

*NOTE: If you are interested please submit your CV in English

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