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Consulting Manager, Cloud Assurance

  • Department Delivery Services
  • Location Ireland - Dublin
Manage a team of Guidewire Consultants. Nurture your team to achieve their potential, coach them in attaining their vision of professional development. Support your team with career growth, training needs as well as resourcing projects. Be part of the strategic management in the new and growing, Cloud Assurance Production Services (CAPS) team, within our Delivery Services organisation.

Be at the forefront of Guidewire’s ongoing migration to the cloud.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for line management of Consultant Developers
  • Onboard new hires, conduct quarterly (performance) check-ins, request \ deliver feedback and maintain individual development plans
  • Provide coaching and ensure staff are receiving project mentoring
  • Engage in capacity \ resource planning in coordination with the staffing resource manager
  • Lead organisational efforts such as workforce planning, knowledge management, and succession planning
  • Lead organization-wide initiatives such as organising training programs, technical workshops.
  • Lead initiatives to improve current processes such as hiring, onboarding, career development as well as new processes to improve the organisation.
  • Participate in candidate interviews and hiring decisions, help train others in the hiring process
  • Handle performance issues and any arising internal conflict to resolution
  • Make recommendations for promotions and \ or salary actions by gathering necessary feedback for informed decision-making
  • Ensure available training and collateral (e.g. new product roll-out or skills development) is communicated to staff
  • Monitor usage of paid time off and study leave to ensure compliance and work \ life balance
  • Coordinate and project manage the completion of internal initiatives as assigned
  • Provide mentoring and support to the team as needed
  • Serve as a mediator on internal issues and conflicting priorities for members of cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing solutions to clients

Required Skills \ Experience

  • Experience as a people manager in a consulting organisation or similar services organisation within a software product company.
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills
  • Demonstrated success with aligning teams to meet company and functional objectives
  • Demonstrated success as a manager with the ability to hire, mentor, coach, and develop your team
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and passionate environment
  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent from third-level or higher education institution 

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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. 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. 

CONSENT and ACKNOWLEDGEMENT 
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4. You acknowledge that your Personal Data will be retained for up to 24 months.
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.