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Software Developer Intern - (6 months), Dublin - Ireland

  • Department: Product Development
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Country: Ireland

Want to Work for a Different Type of Software Company? Join the Guidewire team.

At Guidewire, 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.

We live by core values every day.

At Guidewire, we value people at every stage of their career and try to minimize those barriers for collaboration. It is reflected in how we communicate with each other company-wide and on projects. Every engineer and consultant brings something to the table whether in the earlier years of their career or after a long and successful progression. We strive for integrity in all that we do: truthful relationships with customers, prospective customers, partners, investors, and each other. As we grow, our commitment to integrity has only increased.

We prize clear, rational and collaborative communications on our projects that is plainly based on logic, total commitment to quality, and to making decisions based on factual evidence. You would be working on a team that is comprised of professional equals with a minimum of hierarchy. We don’t place high importance on titles; it’s more about what you do.

What will I be doing?

Guidewire is offering a 6 month internship program in 2021, this program is designed to give active Undergraduate college students, or those registered in a masters’ program, an opportunity to work in a real-world business environment. You will work directly with customers, solving complex problems and help create software that is used by some of the largest Insurance companies in the world.

You will become part of our European Development Center, where you will have the opportunity to work in a technical role in both our Professional Services team and our Product Development team. The Professional Services team works directly with customers to understand and customize solutions that best suit them. The Product Development teams build our next generation of Cloud based solutions using cutting edge technology and Agile teams.

Every team in Guidewire lives by an Agile methodology: we do iterative development, break features into stories, work in priority order, encourage pair programming and more. Our focus is to make the highest quality software for our customers and deliver it on-time. We spend a significant amount of time focusing on software development as a craft. If you intern here, you will collaborate with customers, developers, testers, product managers and writers while learning what it means to be a professional software developer.

Intern Requirements:

  • Penultimate year of study from a bachelors or master studies
  • Computer Science or equivalent IT discipline
  • Understanding of programming skills and grounding in Java, C# or C++
  • Awareness of object-oriented design principle
  • Some Software development lifecycle exposure (Agile) preferred
  • Some understanding of JavaScript is a bonus

Other types of things that we like to nurture:

  • Curiosity based on genuine love of technology and solving tough technical problems
  • Accountability based on an earnest desire to do what is expected without prompting
  • Kindness and respect for your fellow teammates

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 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.

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. 380 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 700+ 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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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.