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Incident Specialist

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2497/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon

Incident Specialist
Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package


SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.
Want to want to work with great people, in modern offices and have the opportunity to progress and develop your career? Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for a passionate Incident Specialist to join our Customer Support Services Team based at our Gurgaon office.

THE PURPOSE OF THE INCIDENT SPECIALIST WILL BE:

To provide more complex Service Desk support to the SSP customer base using the required standards, methods and tools as directed.

WE’D LIKE TO MEET AN INCIDENT SPECIALIST WITH:

? At least 4 yrs. of work experience in a relevant role
? Working knowledge of any SSP product including good knowledge of one or more areas/sub-systems of the product
? Experience of working on a Service Desk, analysing and resolving client issues. This includes familiarity with the use of SQL and/or database manipulation techniques used in data conversions
? Knowledge of Insurance Industry would be desirable
? A working knowledge of one or more specified operating systems appropriate for SSP’s needs would be desirable
? Demonstrable knowledge of ITIL standards, ITIL qualified to Foundation Level or significant experience working in a similar role in an ITIL environment
? Strong verbal and written communication skills
? Must be able to perform effectively in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment while maintaining a
high level of service
? Organised and methodical in the approach to routine and administrative matters
? Should be comfortable with 24*7 shift

THE INCIDENT SPECIALIST RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

? Ensuring that incidents and requests are handled according to agreed procedures
? Ensuring that documentation of the supported components is available and in an appropriate form for those providing support
? Creating and maintains support documentation

ACCOUNTABILITY

? Ability to investigate and provide solutions for issues raised either from client calls to the service desk or from internal sources
? Ability to produce clear specifications relating to user problems that ensure timely and efficient solutions
? Ability to recognise when a call is not readily resolvable, and how to escalate it
? Ability to carry out testing and investigate and report error found
? To assist the Service Desk Manager and/or Service Desk Team Leader to control the number of calls open on the Help Desk
? To use the formal call logging system in place, and be responsible for the quality of the information recorded
? Ability to work as part of a team
? Demonstrate an excellent customer service focus when dealing with clients
? Produce site visit reports and following up actions where appropriate
? Takes ownership for learning

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

? A unique, modern working environment
? A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
? Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays) life assurance, Family insurance cover.
? SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option
? Both side Cab Facility
? Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
? Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups

BEHAVIOURS:

We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy

A CAREER WITH US:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.
At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.
It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Managed Services
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Software Engineering

Software Developer - UXP

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2168/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon
Salary
Competative + benefits

Software Developer
Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

The wellbeing of our employees is of paramount importance to SSP, and as such, we moved all our employees to working from home before the official shutdown in India. Our employees have continued to work from home during the crisis with no loss of service to our customers and we are incredibly proud of how well our teams have responded and adapted to this challenge. We are committed to continuing with home working until it is safe for our employees to return to the office. We are an equal opportunities employer and are willing to be flexible for the right candidate.

Want to want to work with great people, in modern offices and have the opportunity to progress and develop your career?

THE PURPOSE OF THE SOFTWARE DEVELOPER WILL BE:

We are growing our Gurgaon office for Software Engineers who can contribute to the programming innovative solutions which will include projects across a variety of solutions in Digital, SaaS/PaaS, DevOps and Cloud in a global team. You will get involved in testing, module development in current and new environments, contribute to development processes, procedures and leading with examples and ideas.
As a Software Engineer you will be working with systems that deal with millions of insurance quotes a day and so, by using your knowledge and experience of software engineering, you will help the team continue to provide market leading solutions to our customers.

THE SOFTWARE DEVELOPER RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

• To work almost independently in all phases of the development cycle including functional enhancements/changes, issue fixing, unit testing and integration testing
• To adhere to prescribed SSP development processes, procedures and standards
• To produce quality software and logical estimates within realistic timescales
• To be able to quickly identify risks and issues, report them in a timely manner and update status reports as needed. Be able to suggest and undertake any mitigating actions
• To keep the Senior Software Engineer informed of any events affecting the work allocated for each release
• Capable of understanding and contributing to implementation of technical solution from design through to code
• Support LIVE clients within agreed OLAs
• Provide out of office hours’ support for LIVE clients
• Maintain high standards of software quality by adhering to agreed good coding practices
• Participate in peer-reviews of code implementation
• Quick learner and ready to learn new technologies like Edge Connect

WE’D LIKE TO MEET A SOFTWARE DEVELOPER WITH:

• Full time Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (preferably Electronics, Computer Science, Information Technology)
• Should have expertise in-
1. At least 2 years in AngularJS, Java Script, XSLT, HTML5/CSS, Ajax/JSON
2. At least 3 years in design and Development of .NET Core 3.0, Azure Dev Ops
3. Working experience on Razor components is preferred
4. Strong knowledge of development best practices, development methodologies & standards.
5. Experienced with SVN\GIT version control and continuous integration
6. SoapUI, XML, SQL, DB2/Oracle, WAS and Apache/IBM HTTP server
• Adhere to industry standard coding practices to write secured and optimized code for all above
• Thorough understanding of SDLC processes to drive best practices
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills to interface with various teams

Desired skills

• Knowledge of Insurance Domain
• Web interface design
• Worked in Web Services and Orchestration
• Knowledge and experience of Agile, Scrum
• Thorough understanding of Configuration Management concepts and tools
• Abide with defined and agreed OLAs.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

• A unique, modern working environment
• Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
• Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups
• A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
• Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays), life assurance, Family insurance cover.
• SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option


BEHAVIOURS:

We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy


A CAREER WITH US:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.

It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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2444| Senior Software Engineer - Java

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2444/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon
Salary
Competative + benefits

Senior Software Developer
Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

Want to want to work with great people, in modern offices and have the opportunity to progress and develop your career? Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for a passionate Software Developer to join our Engineering team in Gurgaon Office.

The wellbeing of our employees is of paramount importance to SSP, and as such, we moved all our employees to working from home before the official shutdown in India. Our employees have continued to work from home during the crisis with no loss of service to our customers and we are incredibly proud of how well our teams have responded and adapted to this challenge. We are committed to continuing with home working until it is safe for our employees to return to the office. We are an equal opportunities employer and are willing to be flexible for the right candidate.

THE PURPOSE OF THE SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER WILL BE:

To be an integral part of an Agile Software Team in a senior role, leading the contribution of code and artefacts in order to support delivery of secure quality software


WE’D LIKE TO MEET A SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER WITH:

• Technical graduate- B.tech/B.E., or equivalent qualifications, plus considerable work experience in a relevant role. OR Substantial work experience in a relevant role
• Demonstrable 6+yrs practical experience in the development of software for external customers
• Ability to work within agreed time estimates
• Java/J2EE experience in developing scalable customer applications
• OOPS concepts, Core Java and various design patterns using JAVA (1.7 or later)
• Expected to be competent in undertaking a range of technical support activities. Extensive knowledge and experience of :
a) Agile processes and practices
b) Test Driven Development and Test Practices including Nunit / Xunit
c) AWS Quicksight
d) Application of SOLID principles
e) Leading customer engagement
f) Acting as the team internal representative
g) UML
h) Requirement backlogs
i) Cloud first development
j) Various programming languages
k) Web services
l) System Architecture
m) Azure DevOps
n) Data Stores

Technical skills required:-

1. Java, J2EE, Servlets and MVC
2. JMS, EJB and Web Services
3. Eclipse IDE, SVN Version Control and Continuous Integration
4. Design Patterns covering Factory, Abstract, Strategy and Repository
5. XML, SQL Server, DB2/Oracle, WAS and Apache/IBM HTTP server
6. Unit Testing


THE SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Maintains knowledge of specific technical specialisms, provides detailed advice regarding their application and executes specialised tasks.
• Investigates corporate data requirements, and applies data analysis, data modelling and quality assurance techniques, to establish, modify or maintain data structures and their associated components (entity descriptions, relationship descriptions, attribute definitions).
• Recommends/designs structures and tools for systems which meet business needs. Delivers technical visualisation of proposed applications for approval by customer and execution by system developers. Translates logical designs into physical designs, and produces detailed design documentation. Maps work to user specification and removes errors and deviations from specification to achieve user-friendly processes
• Designs, codes, tests, corrects and documents large and/or complex programs and program modifications from supplied specifications using agreed standards and tools, to achieve a well-engineered result. Takes part in reviews of own work and leads reviews of colleagues' work
• Liaises with clients/users to clarify details of requirements. Designs, creates and tests moderately complex, well-engineered information deliverables with specified content and layout. Manages the configuration of documentation items and files, within own area of responsibility

ACCOUNTABILITY
• To adhere to prescribed SSP development processes, procedures and standards
• Analysing change requests ranging from minor fixes to major functional changes
• To adequately test developed software to demonstrate that components meet all functional and technical requirements and to ensure the software is of a high quality
• To ensure that all relevant documentation is completed to the required standards
• To take all reasonable steps to complete development within realistic deadlines as requested.
• To report progress of assignments
• To assist in the design and specification of components in accordance with the user requirements or system specification
• To Implement selected solutions and document the changes made
• To prototype new or amended software in accordance with the technical brief given
• To work as part of a dedicated team, leading customer engagement
• To keep the Delivery Manager informed of progress in the prescribed format
• To highlight any innovations, suggestions or projects which would improve efficiency, professionalism or profitability
• To produce quality software and accurate estimates within realistic timescales
• To act as the Application Subject Matter Expert
• Takes ownership for learning

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
• A unique, modern working environment
• Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
• Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups
• A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
• Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays).
• SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option

BEHAVIOURS:
We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy


A CAREER WITH US:
SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.

It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Lead Engineer - Java

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2440/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon
Salary
Competative + benefits

Lead Engineer – Java

Role Purpose
To be an integral part of an Agile Software Team in a Lead role, leading the contribution of code and artefacts in order to support delivery of secure quality software.

Please download the attachment to see the full role profile or click this link

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If you are interested in the position and have the relevant experience please apply by submitting your most up to date CV, or more more information contact the recruitment team.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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OPERATION SUPPORT ASSOCIATE

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2492/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon

OPERATION SUPPORT ASSOCIATE
Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

THE PURPOSE OF THE OPERATION SUPPORT ASSOCIATE WILL BE:

To support Internal employees IT related issues.


WE’D LIKE TO MEET AN OPERATION SUPPORT ASSOCIATE WITH:

• Desired Candidate Profile Industry IT-Hardware & Networking
• With 3+ yrs of experience.
• Graduates with proven track record of hands-on skill in IT infrastructure could be considered
• Basic knowledge on Networking (Capable of understanding the connectivity)
• Server, Desktop & Laptop Hardware L2 & L3 Support (HP, IBM)
• Candidate should be comfortable with 6 days working

THE OPERATION SUPPORT ASSOCIATE RESPONSIBILITY INCLUDE:

• Attending Desktop Hardware and Software related issues and tasks
• OS installation & Troubleshooting
• Attending Daily Desktop Support Complaints/Ticket
• Ensuring timely closure of the reported Desktop tickets/issues and update use
• Imaging/Re-Imaging end user desktop and laptop machine
• Software installation, configuration, and troubleshooting for end user
• Hardware and Software upgrades
• Performance of IT support duties as defined by the appropriate team lead
• Network printer installation/configuration
• General Desktop Support/Project Coordination/Move activities
• Demonstrated expertise in configuring, installing and troubleshooting PC systems

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

• A unique, modern working environment
• A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
• Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays) life assurance.
• SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option
• Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
• Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups


BEHAVIOURS:

We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy

A CAREER WITH US:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.

It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


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2514| Test Engineer

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2514/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon

TEST ENGINEER
Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

The wellbeing of our employees is of paramount importance to SSP, and as such, we moved all our employees to working from home before the official shutdown in India. Our employees have continued to work from home during the crisis with no loss of service to our customers and we are incredibly proud of how well our teams have responded and adapted to this challenge. We are committed to continuing with home working until it is safe for our employees to return to the office. We are an equal opportunities employer and are willing to be flexible for the right candidate.

Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for an experienced Test Engineers to join our Engineering Team based in our Gurgaon office.

THE PURPOSE OF THE TEST ENGINEER WILL BE:

We are looking growing our Testing teams in Gurgaon and if you want to be part of technology company who provide global broker and insurance systems and software, we want you to contribute to our innovation into DevOps and Cloud.

Our Test Engineer’s get involved in high transactional applications that are used globally so we want you to get involved in team activities and project work by developing test standards, testing software and data functions. Our systems deal with millions of insurance quotes a day and so, by using your expert knowledge and experience, you will help the team continue to provide market leading solutions to our customers.


WE’D LIKE TO MEET A TEST ENGINEER WITH:

• Minimum MCA or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (preferably Electronics, Computer Science, Information Technology)

Technical Skills required:

• Min 3 years of testing experience
• Good to have experience in Automation testing (Selenium+JAVA)
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills to interface with various teams
• Practical working knowledge of one or more of the following Industries:
1. QA/Testing Company
2. General IT Training/Support
3. Insurance Industry (Broker/Insurer/Underwriter)
4. IT Financial Systems

THE TEST ENGINEER RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

• Prepare (design, build/create and maintain) test scenarios/cases/scripts for Functional, Integration and Regression?test phase from the analysis of requirements document.
• Review test scenarios/cases/scripts for test coverage traceability and ensure that all requirements and supporting specifications are tested using the valid test cases
• Provide input into project estimates; provide effective feedback during testing phase. Support customer and project during UAT phase.
• Perform data analysis and use relevant tools and formats
• Assist the test lead/manager during planning and estimation sessions
• Test new functionality as agreed within the Business Requirement documentation – Liaise with Project Management, Customer or BA teams if required
• To liaise with the developers to assist in recreation of issues and to ensure that all fixes are retested in a timely fashion
• Triage issues reported by the support and verify the problem with relevant product versions and customers.
• Incorporate quality measures and checkpoints by reviewing documentation and acting as an expert resource on test plans, testing process, and quality assurance.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

• A unique, modern working environment
• Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
• Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups
• A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
• Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays).
• SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option


BEHAVIOURS:
We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy

A CAREER WITH US:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.

It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


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Technical Delivery Manager

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2452/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon
Salary
Competative + benefits

Technical Delivery Manager

Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

The wellbeing of our employees is of paramount importance to SSP, and as such, we moved all our employees to working from home before the official lockdown in the UK. Our employees have continued to work from home during the crisis with no loss of service to our customers and we are incredibly proud of how well our teams have responded and adapted to this challenge. We are committed to continuing with home working until it is safe for our employees to return to the office. We are an equal opportunities employer and are willing to be flexible for the right candidate.

Want to want to work with great people, in modern offices and have the opportunity to progress and develop your career? Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for a passionate Technical Delivery Manager to join our Operations team in our Gurgaon Office.


THE PURPOSE OF THE TECHNICAL DELIVERY MANAGER WILL BE:

To effectively manage all aspects of engineering delivery and the implementation of software development projects through each stage of the project life cycle in order to ensure in time, to budget and to expected quality of delivery.

WE’D LIKE TO MEET A TECHNICAL DELIVERY MANAGER WITH:

• Relevant experience of project delivery in an Agile environment.
• Extensive experience in managing the delivery of multiple, high value software implementation deliveries either within a professional software house or a technology related consulting practice.
• Involvement in leading and delivering complex projects using leading edge technologies within time, financial and qualitative parameters.
• Support of multiple cross location, multi-disciplined teams delivering technical solutions across a variety of platforms.
• Extensive experience in leading the development of appropriate, commercially robust technical solutions that meet customer needs and expectations and which can be delivered within cost and resource constraints.
• Highly developed understanding of project implementation and or system integration techniques.

Desired skills
• Member of an appropriate professional body (e.g. PRINCE 2).
• A Software Development background.
• Experience of project delivery in an Agile environment.
• Experience of transitioning organisations from a Waterfall to an Agile delivery method.
• Demonstrable knowledge of the Insurance industry and its processes and procedures gained through academic study or direct experience.

THE TECHNICAL DELIVERY MANAGER RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Ensure all engineering deliveries are managed to SSP standards and reporting is completed to all stakeholders.
• For Client Projects, to support the project manager throughout the stage gate process, having a detailed understanding the Project Management Framework and providing required supporting artefacts.
• Have detailed understanding of PM framework and deliver the teams input.
• Ensure costs, timescales and budgets are signed off, executed and controlled correctly.
• Be the focal point for Engineering for senior management steering groups.
• Ensure all stakeholders are kept up to date and relationships are built so that you are the initial escalation point for all deliveries for the client.
• To provide timely, constructive, and actionable feedback to delivery team members that increases individual and team effectiveness.
• To ensure that delivery team performance metrics are reviewed and acted upon to improve the overall efficiency of the project delivery team.
• To manage the provision of environments and automated deployment processes via the Managed Services and Dev Ops teams.

ACCOUNTABILITY
• To adhere to prescribed SSP development processes, procedures and standards.
• To be responsible for the software delivery of client projects from Solution Validation phase through to Project Closure.
• To ensure that realistic delivery and quality plans are prepared and maintained and to provide regular and accurate delivery status reports to internal stakeholders as appropriate.
• To manage escalated situations proactively, involving technical delivery management as needed.
• To be an Agile “evangelist” and to create a culture of continual improvement both within the delivery teams themselves and the wider Technical Delivery Management function through the sharing of lessons learnt.
• To execute and administer change control, and ensure that all aspects of delivery are completed within approved cost, timescale and resource budgets.
• To ensure that the highest possible quality standards are adhered to, in order to minimise rework cost.
• To Identify, assess and manage delivery related risks, including the development of contingency plans.
• To assign and monitor a wide range of tasks based on skills, experience and availability; clearly communicating task priorities, and adjusting workload as needed.
• To provide estimates for effort and time scales for engineering delivery to aid Project or Product Managers in costing the overall software development.
• To lead the estimation and grooming of the project backlog, Sprint Planning, Daily Stand Ups and Sprint Retrospectives.
• To produce Sprint Exit reports detailing progress versus plan and effort forecast versus actuals after every sprint to ensure that the delivery is within set tolerances and to measure and report actuals versus estimates for all tasks and variances that are outside of those set tolerances.
• To work as part of a dedicated team, leading customer engagement.
• To highlight any innovations, suggestions or projects which would improve efficiency, professionalism or profitability.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

• A unique working environment where you will be surrounded by passionate experts from a variety of backgrounds and industries, all with the one strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software.
• A clear, personal learning and development plan that provides the frameworks and development solutions to ensure everyone has the opportunity to maximise their performance and realise their potential.
• Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events.
• Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups.
• Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays).
• SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option.

SSP’S VALUES

We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy

A CAREER WITH US:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.

It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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2093| Software Engineer - Java

India - Gurgaon

Job Ref
PERM/IND/2093/RS
Location
India - Gurgaon

SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Gurgaon, Haryana
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.
The wellbeing of our employees is of paramount importance to SSP, and as such, we moved all our employees to working from home before the official shutdown in India. Our employees have continued to work from home during the crisis with no loss of service to our customers and we are incredibly proud of how well our teams have responded and adapted to this challenge. We are committed to continuing with home working until it is safe for our employees to return to the office. We are an equal opportunities employer and are willing to be flexible for the right candidate.
Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for an experienced Software Engineers to join our Engineering Team based in our Gurgaon office.

THE PURPOSE OF THE SOFTWARE ENGINEER WILL BE:

We are growing our Gurgaon office for Software Engineers who can contribute to the programming innovative solutions which will include projects across a variety of solutions in Digital, SaaS/PaaS, DevOps and Cloud in a global team. You will get involved in testing, module development in current and new environments, contribute to development processes, procedures and leading with examples and ideas.
As a Software Engineer you will be working with systems that deal with millions of insurance quotes a day and so, by using your knowledge and experience of software engineering, you will help the team continue to provide market leading solutions to our customers.

WE’D LIKE TO MEET A SOFTWARE ENGINEER WITH:

• Technical graduate- B.tech/B.E., or equivalent qualifications, plus considerable work experience in a relevant role. OR Substantial work experience in a relevant role
• Demonstrable 3+yrs practical experience in the development of software for external customers
• Ability to work within agreed time estimates
• Java/J2EE experience in developing scalable customer applications
• OOPS concepts, Core Java and various design patterns using JAVA (1.7 or later)
• Expected to be competent in undertaking a range of technical support activities. Extensive knowledge and experience of :

Technical skills required:-

1. Java, J2EE, Servlets and MVC
2. JMS, EJB and Web Services
3. Eclipse IDE, SVN Version Control and Continuous Integration
4. Design Patterns covering Factory, Abstract, Strategy and Repository
5. XML, SQL Server, DB2/Oracle, WAS and Apache/IBM HTTP server
6. Unit Testing


THE SOFTWARE ENGINEER RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Contributes, matures the prescribed SSP development processes, procedures and standards leading by example
• Leads and designs new functional areas running whiteboard sessions, documenting complex and large developments
• Working closely with business analysts to assist in the requirements gathering and shaping process by bridging the gap between requirements and the art of the possible
• Providing application support for production environments for complex problem investigation to releasing emergency fixes
• Assist the development manager during planning and estimation sessions to challenge estimates as necessary.
• Coach’s team members when problem solving ranging from difficult business problems to performance tuning analysis and resolution.
• Ensures code reviews take place in order to maintain high standards for new and existing solutions.
• To adequately test developed software to demonstrate that components meet all functional and technical requirements and to ensure the software is of a high quality
• To take all reasonable steps to complete development assignments within realistic deadlines providing regular updates on progress
• To analyse and evaluate enquiries/problem reports and make recommendations
• Able to rapidly prototype new solutions and willingness to shape new solutions with their own ideas
• May incorporate career manager responsibilities. As a career manager, you will provide leadership, and functional guidance and direction to the assigned individuals. Your focus will be on mentoring and developing them to achieve their maximum potential

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
• A unique, modern working environment
• Clubs – Crickets and Chess activities, JOSH club for social events, quarterly company Town Hall events
• Yammer – collaborate on ideas and suggest future business opportunities through our ‘lightbulb’ groups
• A clear, personal learning and development plan to develop your career further
• Generous holiday allowance (32 days + Public Holidays).
• SSP flexible benefits and Day care Facilities, Maternity pay, Flexible working option


BEHAVIOURS:
We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

Respect – Ownership – Collaboration – Innovation – Energy


A CAREER WITH US:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

At SSP we believe that our diversity makes us stronger. As an equal opportunities employer we celebrate and support everyone who works for us. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in our working practices and are proud of our inclusive culture.

It goes without saying that we do not discriminate on any basis. Instead we continue to actively promote equality and grow our diverse workforce for the benefit of our customers, products, our business and our people.

Function
Software Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


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