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Senior Presentation Designer/Visual Story Teller

  • Department Marketing
  • Location United States - San Mateo, CA
As a key member of the Brand team, you will define and implement design strategies to bring to life the best possible creative solutions for the vision and needs of Guidewire’s global leadership team. Working closely with executive leadership, investor relations, internal communications, and marketing, you will tell the Guidewire story through presentation, engage a global audience through compelling design, and support individual executive teams as they pitch and win new opportunities.

This is an outstanding opportunity to gain direct insight to the inner workings of our global business, with regular access to high-profile meetings where clarity and concision are of the utmost importance. With an eye for detail and a proven track record of nuanced communication and authentic storytelling, you’re comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and able to action feedback quickly.

Success will be measured by your ability to quickly understand presentation needs, collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams including design, comms, marketing, and finance and deliver exciting and effective presentations in a timely manner.

What You'll Do:

  • Collaborate with executive team to design presentations and communication materials that visually translate Guidewire’s value to customers and/or prospects
  • Take content outlines and visualize slides based on content, presentation goals and brand standards
  • Drive scalability and brand consistency by creating templated collateral systems
  • Collaborate closely with marketing and sales to translate complex ideas into compelling narratives
  • Work alongside fellow multidisciplinary creatives to up-level the quality of presentations and elevate the Guidewire brand
  • Work cross functionally with non-Designers, who may only have a vague understanding of their need, to co-create a plan for executing a quality presentation
  • Provide thought-leadership on the latest presentation trends and capabilities
  • Ensure design output adheres to all best practices and style guidelines, and always work towards 100% accuracy

Who You Are:

  • You have a track record of building presentation and collateral systems at scale
  • You’re a problem solver, able to take complex concepts and make them understandable and relatable
  • You are proficient in various presentation software and seek opportunities to integrate new technologies
  • You are skilled in explaining your work and excited to participate in constructive critiques
  • You are proactive, clear, and thoughtful in your communication with team members and stakeholders
  • You are a team player who can prioritize and work on multiple projects simultaneously

About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.

Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, including 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 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

Guidewire Software, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We are committed to an inclusive workplace, and believe that a diversity of perspectives, abilities, and cultures is a key to our success. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

Disability Accommodations and Guidewire’s Appeals Process. Guidewire provides accommodations to the hiring process to create a fair opportunity for candidates with disabilities to contend for open positions. Accommodation requests should be directed to (650) 356-4940 or Accommodations@guidewire.com. If things do not go as hoped, we invite you to use our appeals process. Guidewire promises to independently review any denied accommodation and any decision not to offer you the position. The appeals process is the same in either case. Within five business days of receiving a notice of denial of an accommodation, or receiving a notice of your non-selection for a vacancy, call (650) 356-4940 or e-mail Accommodations@guidewire.com to make an appeal. Guidewire will assign a new decision-maker to review the request and/or hiring decision, who will then notify you in writing of a decision within 10 business days.
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.