Location: 

Bangalore, KA, IN

 

Technical Architect 


About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.

 

About the Role
• Under the lead and guidance of Senior Technical Architect, evaluating various upcoming technologies, prototyping and eventually helping draw conclusion on their applicability to our landscape. Once technology solution is selected, be able to design model code and produce pattern for larger developer community to follow.
• Collaborate with the business analysts to design and develop business solutions. Technical architecture responsibility for modeling, design, development, system testing and production support of the solution.
• Translate business requirements into system solution design and patterns that enables quality, re-usability, scalability, availability and maintainability in accordance with the overall Business Strategy and IT standards.
• Present and communicate ideas and design to various stakeholder for review and brainstorming.
• Guide developers to develop code as per design.
• Help dev team to resolve any technical issues.

 

About the Team 
Corporate Solution IT enables the business to strengthen its sales dimension, enhance productivity, reduce the cost basis and be a key driver for achieving top and bottom line growth targets. We create a world-class platform for Corporate Solutions to support the value chain end-to-end. 

Our team works with a core team of IT and business experts to define and develop the operating model for international insurance programs. We from IT will be working closely with business stakeholders from different functions to build a world class IT system for supporting international insurance program administration

This position is responsible for evaluating, designing and delivering solutions within the CorSo IT landscape and project portfolio. In this position, the person is responsible for applying the latest technologies to design real world systems involving processing of large amounts of data, business transactions, and user interactions on various platforms. The person should have strong skills in technical architecture planning, design, and support.
The person will be part of a technical architect team. In addition to design, this position will provide implementation guidance, sometimes produce model code for a much larger developer community for solution delivery. Activities will cover all solution development lifecycle phases, from technical analysis, solution design, development, quality assurance to production induction and support.
The person will collaborate with a local & global team of developers, business analysts, and production support personnel.


About you
• Bachelor's degree level or equivalent in computer science or related field, MS is a plus.
• 7+ years of experience in technical analysis and modeling. Familiar with technical architect modeling language and tool such as UML and EA
• Very strong in Java and Spring (Spring Boot 2 is plus)
• Strong in Restful service development
• Strong understanding of reusable object oriented software design patterns.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, demonstrating a clear and articulate standard of written and verbal communication in complex environments
• Ability to manage own workload and Self Directed.
• Well-experienced in Agile SCRUM methodologies
• Experience working in Java Script technology like Angular or React etc.
• Experience working in JPA/Hibernate or other ORM technology
• Experience working in Sql or Pl/Sql
• Experience working in Maven
• Experience working in continuous integration tools like Bamboo
• Experienced in working with a diverse multi-locational team of internal and external professionals
• Knowledge & experience of Insurance Domain/Financial industry/Finance function in other industries is a strong plus
• Exposure to latest design methodology such as DDD (Domain Driven Design) and hands on working experience with distributed computing system using event sourcing, asynchronous messaging as communication channel is a big plus.
• Experience working in a Cloud environment such as Cloud Foundry, Azure, or AWS is a big plus
• Experience working with BPMN 2.0 based workflow engine, Rules engine like Drools and any AP I Gateway is a big plus


 


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