BUSINESS ANALYST /GUIDEWIRE PRODUCT EXPERT
This role is a strategic hire to ensure we can successfully design, develop and deliver large company-wide projects within our transformation program. This Business Analyst will work closely with business leaders (Head or Consumer, Head of Commercial, Head of Product) to design and develop innovative insurance solutions that can successfully deliver business growth. The role will be expected to design of business models, product development, and innovation. The Business Analyst will work in Scrum Team together with developers, testers, and other necessary roles and will be responsible for translating business goals, objectives, rules, processes, and data into business requirements and project deliverables that will allow delivering necessary implementation on the core platform and digital front-ends. We are looking for goal-oriented team players who enjoy delivering value to the organization.
Model insurance products in line with Guidewire best practices and business requirements taking into account relevant dependencies (claims, compliance etc.)
Interpret internal/external business challenges and opportunities and set up solutions to deliver
Support workstream/product owners with the preparation of business cases and support the achievement of the overall program objectives
Build and maintain strong relationships with workstream colleagues, product owners, and all senior stakeholders to drive transparency of program workloads, financial, commitments, and expectations
Conduct business analysis, define functional requirements, and test created solutions
Engage subject matter experts across a number of different functional and geographical areas in a virtual international team setting.
Understand how insurance companies work
Proven experience in modeling products in Guidewire PolicyCenter
Exceptional communication skills, leadership, and ability to communicate to multiple levels within the company
Strong workshop facilitation skills
Experienced in working with project/product delivery Scrum teams as Business/System Analyst
Strengths in problem-solving, issue resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment and attention to detail
Very strong verbal and written skills, as well as a high level of interpersonal skills. Excellent English oral and written communication skills (fluency required)
Detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to enhance process improvement capabilities
Ability to drive system analysis and identify dependencies while having business requirements in mind.
Additionally the ideal candidates:
Have experience working in consulting, delivery, or IT company, especially in the field of non-life insurance
Have experience working in distributed, international Team.
An employment contract or B2B
Our client specializes in non-life insurance, which is designed not only for individual clients but also for small and large businesses. They are part of the multinational financial group, one of the world leaders in insurance and reinsurance. They employ over 500 experienced specialists within branches in Romania, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, and a subsidiary in Ukraine. Its financial strength has been affirmed by the A.M. Best Company rating A- (Excellent).