Executive - (FS) IT Advisory, Guidewire - London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EY.
  • 29 Sep 16

Executive - (FS) IT Advisory, Guidewire - London

We are looking for Executives to join our team as we are looking for fresh ideas and innovative minds to assist with a number of projects in the IT industry.


  • Working effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress
  • Good stakeholder management of senior client personnel
  • Assisting in preparing reports and schedules that will be delivered to clients and other parties
  • Developing and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel
  • Building strong internal relationships within Advisory and across other services
  • Assisting in the execution and day to day leadership of a portfolio of client projects
  • Monitoring and manage client engagement budgets.

We have two different roles we are recruiting for within the Guidewire team: Business Analysts and Guidewire Configuration specialists

Business Analysts Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that all Requirement Deliverables are delivered on time to high quality
  • Managing the requirement team in their activities including Workshop execution, User Story Elaboration, Storyboarding, Domain Modelling, end to end scenarios, etc.
  • Planning and Estimating - pro-actively estimate, plan, monitor and re-plan resource and activities taking into account agreed financial and time constraints and quality/project objectives.

Guidewire Configuration Responsibilities

  • Modification of Guidewire application to conform to customer requirements
  • Configuring screen layouts (PCF files) as defined by business, so it provides a means of capturing and viewing all necessary information
  • Implementing business rules and logic using GOSU language (Guidewire scripting language) as defined in customer requirements.


Industry Experience

  • Successful track record in General Insurance or Claims gained through a top tier consultancy, a specialist financial services consultancy and/or a top tier insurer/Claims organisation
  • Strong experience of large transformation programmes
  • Strong understanding of the insurance value chain (from distribution, customer management, manufacturing, reinsurance through to administration - servicing, underwriting & claims management.

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.