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Team Lead - Data Scraper/GIS
- Department Analytics and Data Services
- Location India - Bangalore
- Location Type Hybrid
How you'll make an impact:
- The data scraping team leader is responsible for building, managing, and leading a team of data scrapers and overseeing the data scraping process from start to finish.
- The team lead will also be the primary point of contact with the US-based team.
- The team lead will also be part of the process to find new and interesting datasets for ingestion.
Your key differentiators:
- With 8+ years of experience in relevant project. BS/MS degree (Computer Science or Math) or equivalent level of proven professional proficiency.
- Strong leadership skills: ability to manage, motivate and lead a team of data scrapers.
- Technical expertise: knowledge of data scraping techniques, tools, and technologies, as well as a solid understanding of the industry and its best practices.
- Strong communication skills: ability to communicate effectively with team members, stakeholders, and clients.
- Insurance Industry Experience – having built databases for the insurance industry is a huge plus.
- Project management skills: ability to plan, organize, and manage multiple projects, and to ensure that they are completed on time and within budget.
- Problem-solving and analytical skills: ability to identify and resolve issues that arise during the data scraping process, and to make informed decisions based on data analysis.
- Technical writing skills: ability to write technical documentation, including reports, user guides, and instructions for team members.
- Experience with data visualization and data analysis: ability to analyze and interpret data, to identify patterns and trends, and to present data in a clear and meaningful way.
- Experience with GIS and the tools is required – either QGIS or Arc products.
- Strong attention to detail: ability to identify and correct errors and inconsistencies in data, and to ensure that the data is accurate and up to date.
Nice to have:
- Familiarity with Git and version control: Understanding of Git and version control helps to keep track of changes in the code and collaborate with team members.
- Familiarity with Cloud Services: Understanding of cloud services like AWS or GCP can be useful for storing and processing large datasets.
What you should know about this role:
- This position requires you to work onsite in our Bangalore office.
- Excellent communication and the ability to think creatively
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 450 insurers, from new ventures to the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.
The perks. The rewards. The good stuff.
We’re proud to boast 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.
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
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.
Work in an environment where you’ll have the freedom and trust to make an impact, with time for your life outside of work.
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.
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.
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.