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Senior Data Platform Engineer

  • DepartmentProduct Development and Operations
  • LocationIndia - Chennai
  • Location TypeHybrid
Guidewire is searching for a unique individual who is ambitious, curious, and hungry for a rare chance to transform a 500-year-old industry from the inside out. Through our data listening capabilities, we collect more data (and more important data) than any other company in our market. We seek ways to make sense of it, showcase it, and transform it into insight that feeds billions of decision points every year across pricing, portfolio management, underwriting, claims management, and risk transfer.

At Guidewire, we offer a combination of good working conditions, an excellent market opportunity, a rational and meritocratic company culture, quality software products, and a long history of careful hiring have allowed us to create an enviable work environment.

Guidewire Analytics helps insurers and other financial institutions to model new and evolving risks such as cyber. By combining internet-scale data listening, adaptive machine learning, and insurance risk modeling, Guidewire Analytics insights help P&C customers face new risks, take advantage of new opportunities and develop new products.

Responsibilities :

  • Design and Development of cloud-based microservices to collect data
  • Design and Development of REST API to serve Data as a Service
  • Design and Development of Data Quality framework to enable automated data quality checks across data pipelines
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining CI/CD pipelines
  • Maintain and stabilize existing data pipelines and infrastructure to provide timely, quality and accurate data
  • Analysis, Performance Improvement, Development, Deployment and Contribute to overall product requirements
  • Perform code review and develop best coding practices
  • Indulge in brainstorming sessions to help team gain technical knowledge and grow equally
  • Define release process improvements along with management of pipeline changes
  • Collaborate with peer teams and support each other’s on deliverables

Qualification

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry technical skills
  • 8+ years of professional development experience
  • In-depth knowledge on strong experience in Python programming language and should be an expert Object Oriented Programming
  • Strong experience in AWS service - EC2, ECS, Lambda, Step Function, S3, SQS preferred. Experience in other AWS services are added advantage
  • Expertise in both SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Experience in Postgres, Redshift, MongoDB and DynamoDB are preferred
  • Experience in Linux and Shell scripting preferred
  • Experience in Docker, Kubernetes, or MicroService preferred
  • Experience in Airflow and Jenkins preferred
  • Experience in FAST API, Flask Framework, SQLalchemy are preferred
  • Expertise in version control tools Git, Bitbucket preferred
  • Experience in creating and implementing a strong data quality system that checks data accuracy at every step, backed by thorough monitoring and observability features

About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently. We combine digital, core, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 540+ insurers in 40 countries, from new ventures to the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.


As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1600+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of applications that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

For more information, please visit www.guidewire.com and follow us on Twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 
Talent rewards

The perks. The rewards. The good stuff.

We’re proud to shout about our awesome benefits packages. Holistic wellness is a big deal for us. We offer everything you need to support your work and, most importantly, your work-life balance. We’re committed to helping you be the best version of yourself. Inside and outside of work.

FINANCIAL

FINANCIAL

Receive market-competitive pay and incentive programs—because you deserve it! To help future-proof your income, we offer generous support through retirement savings plans.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Keep your physical and emotional health in tip-top shape with health insurance for you and your family, an employee assistance program, annual wellness reimbursement, and access to wellness resources.

FLEXIBLE WORKING

FLEXIBLE WORKING

Work in an environment where you’ll have the freedom and trust to make an impact, with time for your life outside of work.

DOWNTIME

DOWNTIME

Relax and kick back through our generous paid time-off programs. Make a difference in your community with three volunteer days each year. Take your own personal day of rest with My Day. We also offer ample paid leave for all new parents.

CONTINUAL DEVELOPMENT

CONTINUAL DEVELOPMENT

We encourage self-directed learning, giving you every chance to become a better version of yourself, both professionally and personally. At Guidewire, lifelong learning is here for the taking.

CAREER MOBILITY

CAREER MOBILITY

Your career opportunities are only limited by your own imagination. Guidewire’s community is filled with chances to expand your horizons across any of our teams or worldwide‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ locations.