Guidewire Business Analyst (Multiple Locations)

March 22 2019
Industries Accounting, Auditing
Categories Management, Consulting, Consulting - Business analyst, Business analysis
Vancouver, BC

Job Type: Permanent
Primary Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
All Available Locations: Toronto; Vancouver

Posting Description


We are always looking for people with the relentless energy to drive and push themselves further. Lead yourself. Lead a team. Lead the firm. It’s all possible at Deloitte. Deloitte is one of Canada’s leading professional services firms, providing audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services across Canada. At Deloitte, we combine industry insight with a deep understanding of today’s local and global business challenges to give our clients the intelligent, practical and principled solutions they need to resolve both today’s and tomorrow’s challenges. A career in Consulting will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Work in a fast growing and challenging environment with like-minded people who are eminent in their respective technical field
  • Develop solutions through debate and discussion, in our teams and with clients
  • Continue your professional development to reinforce and expand your chosen career path
  • Work with high profile clients on a variety of Canadian and international engagements

Role and Responsibilities:

We are currently looking for qualified professionals with knowledge in the Insurance industry that has delivery and transformation experience in Guidewire ClaimCenter to join our Technology consulting practice. We work with a diverse group of clients around the world to help them to create competitive advantages, build innovative technology solutions and drive business outcomes for our clients. At Deloitte we believe in leveraging diverse perspectives for results and solutions that can’t be matched. In your role, you will have responsibility for:

  • Collaboratively working closely with business product owners, business analysts, developers and testers to ensure the solution is built in accordance to defined requirements
  • Ensuring that all deliverables are delivered on time to and to a high quality
  • Identifying, capturing, resolving or escalating risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies
  • Working effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress
  • Prioritizing objectives and contributing to project planning and status reporting
  • Developing and maintaining productive working relationships with client personnel
  • Building strong internal relationships within our consulting practice and across other services
  • Contributing to knowledge management within our Technology Consulting practice
  • Supervising junior staff and managing parts of client engagements
  • Experience and familiarity working in scrum and agile delivery for large Guidewire transformation programs
  • Work in a collaborative team analyzing client issues and interviewing key personnel
  • Assist with the development of recommendations and presentations for client engagements
  • Participate in client presentations
  • Identify issues, define symptoms and recommend solutions

Posting Qualifications

Position / Program Requirements:

  • Minimum Years of Experience: 3
  • Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
  • Certification(s) Preferred: Guidewire functional certified in PolicyCenter, BillingCenter and /or ClaimCenter, Agile Certification


  • Defining business problems and outlining possible solutions
  • Facilitating client workshops to gather requirements and translating them into actionable / deliverable story cards
  • Gathering, defining, and organizing business and functional requirements including acceptance criteria for use by developers to implement a functionality
  • Assisting in prioritization of tasks and planning iterations
  • Providing system functionality delivery on business functionalities
  • Reporting statuses and resolving promptly issues and business questions
  • Demonstrates a proven success record of completing projects involving the delivery of Guidewire applications, including ClaimCenter, PolicyCenter and/or BillingCenter.

Skills Preferred:

  • Eliciting requirements and scope using client interviews, shadowing, document review, surveys and other techniques
  • Translating client requirements into standard UML diagrams and/or Agile user stories
  • Documenting vision and scope, including monitoring changes throughout project lifecycles
  • Collaborating with the user experience and design team to perform traceability of solution to design and business requirements
  • Creating screen mock-ups to help clients visualize requirements
  • Working with development team to estimate the level of effort required for projects, features and individual stories work items
  • Prioritizing client work based on value, risk and dependencies
  • Creating test scenarios, test plans and execution of test cases using various test scenarios to deliver quality results to clients
  • Delivering solutions that meets quality standards and being receptive to feedback and direction from others
  • Adapting to the client's environment, development and quality standards
  • Demonstrates proven thorough levels of ability and success as both an individual contributor and team member to identify and address client needs: actively participating in client discussions and facilitating meetings; communicating a broad range of Deloitte services

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive – both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to work how you want, and we have innovative spaces and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted


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