Principal Consultant

Oracle | Posted 15-09-2021

Hyderabad (Database)


Responsibilities: (List at least 5 specific job tasks / deliverables to perform to a desired performance level)

  • Perform configuration development and release management for the Oracle Insurance Policy Administration (OIPA) system
  • Bring fresh perspective/ creative ideas to OIPA implementations in form of reusable assets, plug-n-play components, technically advanced wrappers for similar and repetitive set of configurations/ integrations etc.
  • Remote working skillsets like Time Management, Digital Literacy & Oral Communication.
  • Implement and Improvise DevOps mechanism during project implementations
  • Collaborate with configuration team, technical team and business analysts to ensure a system behavior compatible to new market trends and needs.
  • Participate and Own self and team learning buy creating knowledge management reusable assets
  • Establish & implement best practices for OIPA configuration and suggest creative ways to inculcate those within team.
  • Work to develop & present OIPA demo at various levels using latest OIPA release(s).
  • Conduct & develop technical implementation case studies, white papers, blogs to match with latest industry wide technical trends.

Pre-Requisites:

  • 4-10 years of experience working with the OIPA platform and/or equivalent job experience
  • Product Knowledge on OIPA, Rules Palette (10.0 and Above versions).
  • Mature, self-starting, self-motivating and capable of making decisions independently
  • Strong customer interaction skills and the ability to assess a client’s IT (Information Technology) processes and strategies.
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills. Must be able to clearly articulate OIPA solution, issues & resolutions to both clients and colleagues at all levels
  • Understanding of standard n tier systems architecture systems processes and principles
  • Must be able to demonstrate out of the box thinking capabilities by bringing in creative / un-orthodox ways of solution implementation.

Experience:

(List at least 5 specific primary / secondary job tasks / deliverables accomplished till date )

  • Experienced in the implementation of OIPA application and related components.
  • Experience in implementation DevOps for OIPA of equivalent packaged software solution.
  • Hands on experience on XML and XSD creation. Ability to read and edit XML and properties files
  • Working knowledge of Oracle database and data warehouses
  • Programming work experience in PL/SQL
  • Experience in implementing technology solutions in end-end Content generation & storage scenarios
  • Hands on experience in Waterfall as well as agile implementation methodologies

Primary skills (mandatory)

  • Ability to identify and automate / build asset on OIPA configurations.
  • Should have created reusable plug-n-play asset for faster implementations.
  • Strong analytical thinking, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Inquisitive and proactive approach with an ability to work independently and a desire to continuously learn new skills and technologies.
  • Insurance domain experience (Life & Annuity)
  • Hands on experience in cloud implementation of OIPA Or any equivalent packaged software
  • Ability to Configure OIPA rules using Rules Palette.
  • Strong knowledge of XML and SQL required
  • Ability to deliver high-quality projects on time & within scope
  • Ability to self-start, multi-task and manage conflicting priorities
  • Able to instigate creative ideas within team for improvised delivery

Secondary skills / knowledge (desirable)

  • PL/SQL and advanced SQL concepts
  • Understanding of traditional programming skills (C, C#, Java etc.)
  • Knowledge of computer system capabilities, business processes and workflow
  • Knowledge of AI/ML and adoption in insurance
  • LOMA certification and knowledge of typical insurance business functions
  • Knowledge of software testing best practices

Special needs (egs. Travel frequency, working in shift, certifications, specific organizations worked in, etc…)

  • Graduate degree focused on Computer Science, Software Engineering or Systems Engineering
  • Travel up to 25%

An experienced consulting professional who has an understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices.
An experienced consulting professional who has an understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices.
Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices. Demonstrates expertise to deliver functional and technical solutions on moderately complex customer engagements. May act as the team lead on projects. Effectively consults with management of customer organizations. Participates in business development activities. Develops and configures detailed solutions for moderately complex projects.
5-7 years of experience relevant to this position including 2 years consulting experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Ability to travel as needed.
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