JAVA Developer – Financial Services Advisory – Expressions of Interest

Our Technology group is growing and we are looking to connect with technology professionals with varying levels of experience. You may be ready for a change in your career now or in the future and either way, we would like to speak with you now and get the ball rolling! If this opportunity fits with you, please apply and we can start the conversation.

The opportunity
Insurance Technology Group provides business IT services and offerings to insurance clients covering the following major areas:
Core insurance (policy, claims and billing) platforms – platform transformation, data migration, financial system integration
Portal and mobile – core insurance platform integration, application development
Data management – data feed from warehouse, data analytics and reporting
Business process engineering – software selection, workflow and process modelling.
Your key responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Product Owner, Development and Management teams to deliver quality projects to agreed schedules
  • Provide effort estimation to complete technical tasks and ensure that all deliverables are completed on time and to the highest quality
  • Keep abreast of latest technological developments/strategies in Software Development process and implement, where appropriate
  • Demonstrate understanding of software engineering lifecycle i.e. be aware of dependencies across delivery phases from requirements analysis to release management
  • Ensure relevant project technical specifications are produced and kept up-to-date, as well as transferable across ITG projects, where applicable
  • Be supportive of onshore/offshore delivery model i.e. find effective ways of working
  • Responsible for leading a strong software development team of both permanent and contracted resources
  • Support on-boarding of new team members
  • Keep abreast on improvement to personal technical skill set to support delivery teams.

We’re looking for people with some or many of the following skills and experience

  • Negotiation, difficult conversation management and prioritisation skills
  • Flexibility to handle multiple complex projects and changing priorities
  • Ability to deal with rapid/frequent change in a positive manner and to lead staff through changing priorities
  • Able and willing to learn complex business processes
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong technical problem solving skills – hands-on and collaborative
  • Improving technical leadership skills – decisive, supportive, accountable, resilient
  • Self-management – time management, self-starting awareness of self and others.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A tertiary qualification and technical expertise relevant to the role
  • Proven experience in iterative project delivery
  • Proven success in delivering under a fast-paced project environment
  • Knowledge of Insurance domain and strong Guidewire knowledge
  • Proven client facing experience.

What we look for
We’re interested in individuals with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about Technology Advisory in insurance and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, a role with EY is for you.  
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and the value you bring. Our Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working, career development, and an extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings. We are happy to consider formal and informal flexible working arrangement. To find out how some of our people are using these arrangements to help them achieve a lifestyle balance, please click here.
Who we are
EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer offering a vast range of internal networks including Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network. These provide our people with the opportunity to connect across offices and allow us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.
About EY
As a global leader in assurancetaxtransaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, knowledge and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
Join us in building a better working world. 
Start a conversation with us now.

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The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their external third party provider. Regarding these opportunities, the minimum salary for more junior positions is $70,000 including 9.5% superannuation. 

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