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Staff Software Engineer-Remote

  • Department Product Development
  • Location Poland - Krakow
Build real impact. One customer at a time.
Guidewire is a top cloud employer on Glassdoor with a startup frame of mind and an outstanding platform for over 25% of the global Property & Casualty market.
A master in Java and all things cloud-based, you’ll help craft the services that make up our Cloud Platform. Getting involved from design and development to testing and deployment, you'll maintain and improve existing services, too, developing fixes for sophisticated problems.
We are a team of sharp people who’ve left our egos at the door. Working collaboratively on pivotal projects with peers in California and Dublin, your drive and determination will be put to good use here. It’s an agile and fast-paced scene, but you'll soon feel at home working with people who share your passion for learning new technologies and languages.
You’ll have outstanding interpersonal skills and a talent for explaining sophisticated technical concepts to anyone. Keen to develop others, you’ll share your knowledge on design techniques and coding standards with the team.
If serving hundreds of customers making millions of transactions sounds exciting to you, then you’ve come to the right place. Our Site Reliability Engineering team (SRE) delivers 24x7 assistance to customers using Guidewire’s cloud platform. Here, being part of a team developing and deploying tooling to improve the performance of our enterprise applications. In the face of issues, you’ll be highly inventive and get real fulfilment from problem-solving at scale. A true passion for testing, tooling and automation will take you even further. We’re on the lookout for candidates with a bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field and 3+ years of technical work experience. As well we're looking for:

We're looking for:

  • Experience in developing and deploying production REST APIs
  • Experience with Object-Oriented Design and Programming leading practices
  • You know your way around relational and/or NoSQL databases
  • You have a good grasp of concepts surrounding microservices architecture
  • You're a pro with CI/CD and DevOps tools
  • Experience with using public cloud providers like AWS (EKS, DynamoDB, IAM, SQS, S3)
  • Eager to work over system architecture design and roadmap in an international team
  • Can drive technical challenges as well support developers in day-to-day tasks
  • Collaborate with Product Development to provide technical context and explain operational implications of product decisions
  • Accountable for results and solutions delivered to the customer

Nice to have:

  • Infrastructure as Code approach and configuration management, using tools like Terraform
  • Building platform software using Kubernetes, Docker and cloud-native technologies
  • Event-driven architecture
  • JavaScript MVC frameworks such as React, AngularJS or Angular
  • Other programming languages (e.g. Go, Kotlin)

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. 

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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 16 weeks of 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.