Guidewire Developer

Last updated 44 minutes ago
Location:Fortitude Valley

Short Summary\:
Utilise your expertise to provide system analysis, design, development and support of RACQ’s insurance application software suite.

About the role
As a Guidewire Developer you will be designing, modifying and implementing change to the Guidewire product suite and other supporting insurance applications. You will also be responsible for ensuring Guidewire best practices, processes and procedures are followed for all solutions delivered, including awareness and consideration of the OWASP Top 10 and other secure coding principles.


  • Assist with insurance solution planning, liaise with relevant application experts and contribute to overall solution design.
  • Provide advice and direction when solutions do not align with Guidewire framework best practices.
  • Build on current CI/CD processes to improve quality, reduce defect resolution times and reduce overall cycle time.
  • Analyse system requirements and contribute to technical design.
  • Develop and maintain application software.
  • Conform to quality assurance standards, secure coding principles and agreed processes
  • Utilise agile methodologies where appropriate.
  • Complete appropriate documentation as part of technical, testing and end user requirements.
  • Complete required documentation for the implementation of new developments
Technical Capabilities\:
  • Tertiary qualification relating to Computer Science or Information Technology discipline or equivalent experience
  • Experience supporting high availability production systems is highly desirable
  • Good working knowledge in\:
    • A relational database management system
    • Appropriate programming language/s
    • Appropriate software development tools
    • Agile development methodologies, practices and principles of the SDLC
    • Change management practices in a parallel development environment
    • Job scheduling software for the smooth operation of batch type jobs
    • The appropriate operating system environment and its related tools and utilities
  • Capabilities in\:
    • Guidewire Product Development and Support, including knowledge in Gosu Scripting, UI and Data Models
    • Good knowledge in Java and Web Service Development
    • Experience and working knowledge in Oracle and Tomcat Server
It is an exciting time to be part of RACQ as we continue our transformation towards better, smarter solutions that deliver more security and prosperity for Queenslanders. We are big enough to make a real difference in our community, yet small enough to nurture your professional and personal development.

We are committed to ensuring that every employee has access to flexibility in their role. We encourage all candidates to discuss what flexibility means to you and how we can help you find your balance.

There are plenty of other perks, too;
  • Onsite parking, employee gym & café
  • Free Roadside Assistance, significant discounts on Banking, Assistance, Insurance and Travel products for you and your family
  • Significant discounts on holidays, theme parks, movies, new cars, experiences and so much more
Ready to apply? You’ve got this.

Please Note ; you may be required to complete video interviews, psychometric testing, a medical and/or criminal history check as part of the application process.
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