Gallagher Principal Architect in Queensland, Australia

Gallagher Bassett (GB) is Australia and New Zealand's premier third party claims administrator. We manage claims on behalf of insurers, brokers, government bodies and self-insured organisations. We are part of the leading global risk management and insurance group Arthur J Gallagher & Co, with over 27,000 great people worldwide in over 140 countries.

Through a team geographically dispersed throughout Australia, GB provides a suite of claims management and related services out of CBD offices located in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Darwin and Adelaide. In New Zealand GB provides similar services from Auckland, Napier, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin, and in the UK from an equally diverse range of offices.

We are proud to be one of 135 companies from 23 countries and representing 57 industry categories, named on the Ethisphere Institute’s 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies list for the seventh consecutive year.

The position

Currently we are seeking a Principal Architect to join our International Applications Team based in Brisbane CBD .

You will be a highly experienced and highly capable application architect with insurance domain knowledge, acting as a key consultant to our business and application managers.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Process owner for architectural decision making, recording and promulgation.

  • Provider of unifying thread through the levels of decision making (business, app architecture, feature design and tactical solutions)

  • Key advisor to International Applications Manager, the International Exec team, senior business managers, and senior technologists, on application strategy and architecture.

  • Acting as a mentor to Senior Developers’ aspiring to architecture positions.

To win this role you will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience

  • Demonstrated deep business domain knowledge of insurance, especially claims management

  • In-depth knowledge and experience architecting large-scale ICT Solutions

  • Systems thinking and modern API-based system architecture

  • Relevant experience certifications and relationships with ….

  • Knowledge of a wide range of IT Products

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Past success in mentoring more junior Architects, and senior Engineers to reach high performance

What we can offer you:

  • Attractive remuneration packaging

  • Flexible work hours

  • Opportunity to help shape a growing world-class application team

  • Staff referral incentive

  • Opportunities for ongoing education and development

  • Service recognition awards

  • Employee assistance program for yourself and immediate family members

  • Personal touches like weekly fruit bowls and birthday celebrations

  • The opportunity to work for a company that gives back to the community through our Gentle Bear program

To apply

If you think you can make a positive difference to our business we want to hear from you today!

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Only people with the right to work in this country will be considered for this position.

Agency candidates will not be considered for this role.


Job: Information Technology

Organization: GB International

Title: Principal Architect

Location: Australia-Queensland-Brisbane

Requisition ID: 43360