Guidewire Business Analyst

Cognizant Technology Solutions
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Competitive salary
22 Jan 2022
16 Feb 2022
Job role
Business analyst, CFO
About Cognizant
Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.
Our Culture
Your passion, integrity and experience are integral to Cognizant's success. You will be welcomed into a dynamic and expanding global leader in IT and Business consultancy where you will be valued for who you are. We take pride in our partnership with our clients, so your ability to add value and provide exceptional service to our clients are fundamental to your success. In return, you will be empowered with opportunities to develop your career and collaborate with talented colleagues in a supportive, diverse environment.
At Cognizant we recognize that companies that are open and welcoming to a multi-cultural diverse workforce will thrive with fresh perspectives and collaborative knowledge. Cognizant is focused on promoting & increasing gender diversity and providing a workplace which encourages great participation and an equal playing field, where merit and accomplishment are the only criteria for success.
Key Objective:
The Business Analyst is required to perform the following tasks: -
  • Assess and document Business Requirements and Functional Specifications
  • Facilitate workshops
  • Obtain agreement of documented requirements with stakeholders
  • Liaison with technical staff to ensure requirements are interpreted appropriately into solution design
  • Assist Test Manager/s and UAT associates in preparing appropriate test cases
  • Review of test plans to ensure compliance with requirements
Key Accountabilities and Activities:
  • Documentation of business requirements for assigned project/s.
  • Assist testing group to prepare appropriate test cases.
  • Review testing plans to ensure all requirements have been delivered and tested.
  • Build and maintain relationships with internal customers throughout the organisation.
  • Document the results of analysis activities using the appropriate tools and techniques
  • Produce documentation in accordance with prevailing client standards and methodologies.
  • An ability to consult and liaise at many levels within the organisation
  • Identify and communicate areas of potential business risk
Required Skills:
  • Working and in-depth knowledge of Guidewire platform, across Claim enter, Policy enters and/or Billing enter module/s
  • Insurance domain knowledge; claims and/or workers' compensation or NSW CTP, underwriting/policy, billing.
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be motivated and enthusiastic, able to work as part of a larger team and able to adapt quickly to demanding environments.
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships across the organisation
  • Strong analytical skills - particularly in relation to business and technology processes
  • Proven capacity for creative thinking - providing initiative and innovation
  • Ability to understand and apply a structured approach to activities
  • Active listening and good negotiating skills is must
Desirable Experience:
  • Agile project experience
  • Consulting organisation experience
Next steps
If you feel this opportunity suits you, or Cognizant is the type of organization you would like to join, we want to have a conversation with you! Please apply directly with us.
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Cognizant is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities. Successful candidates will be required to undergo a background check.

About Cognizant
Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant.