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Senior Software Engineer – Dublin, Ireland

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

Senior Software Engineer – Dublin, Ireland

 

Guidewire's development team is looking for a smart, proactive, and results-oriented Senior Software Engineer to build elegant solutions for the property & casualty insurance industry's complex business domain and make our industry-leading products even better.

You will have the opportunity to make an impact and contribute to a complex application suite of products that generate over 500 million dollars of revenue annually, mission-critical to 100+ enterprises serving more than a million users. Our software supports significant data volumes and heavy server load. Our platform includes a cluster-safe persistence layer, inter-application messaging architecture, an MVC Web layer, and a lot more.

 

 

The day-to-day:

  • You will be responsible for domain-driven design of Spring based applications
  • Be hands-on in designing and writing code while working in a small, cross-functional team
  • Maintain and promote a healthy codebase and ensure high quality of products
  • Provide technical design and leadership of features from inception to release
  • Mentor less experienced engineers and be comfortable to speak your mind and effectively communicate your ideas
  • Collaborate with different stakeholders while leading features (e.g. Architects, PMs, PgMs, UX)

What we are looking for:

  • We care most about your critical thinking skills and technical talent, however prior experience with a majority of the following is desirable:
  • Hands-on experience with Core Java
  • Familiarity with Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration, Unit/Integration Testing, etc
  • Experience with microservices architecture and containers
  • Experience building secure software and knowledge of security practices
  • Object-Oriented Design using SOLID design principles
  • Experience working with Open Source frameworks such as Spring, Hibernate, and others
  • Strong understanding of database persistence (e.g., MySQL, NoSQL, SQL, Oracle)
  • Experience working in an agile and fast-paced development environment (e.g., TDD, BDD, Agile, pair programming, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Cloud Services (e.g. AWS/GCP/Azure)
  • Bonus points

  • Academic background in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases (e.g., MongoDB, CouchDB)
  • Experience with Spring Boot
  • Experience designing REST APIs

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.

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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.