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Software Engineer - BI Analytics + Java - Remote, USA

  • Department: Product Development
  • Location: United States - Remote

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

InsuranceNow product development team at Guidewire has an exciting opportunity for you!  InsuranceNow product is an all-in-one core, data analytics and digital engagement system that provides comprehensive insurance business functionality.  We are looking for mid to senior level experienced engineer, who will play a significant role in enhancing our Data and Analytics offering.  If you don’t have any background in insurance domain, please don’t worry.  We already have lot of folks with insurance domain knowledge, and they will collaborate with you to leverage the best of your skills., while you ramp up on insurance domain knowledge.

You will be part of highly collaborative team which leverages agile development methodology, pair programming and have fun with what they do every single day.  You will have the opportunity to make an impact and contribute to a complex application suite of products that are mission-critical to several Property and Casualty Insurance companies.

This position is part of the InsuranceNow Business Intelligence Product, which provides financial, operational and customer experience analytics for Insurance Carriers and agencies. The product is built on top of AWS Redshift and uses Looker Platform for data modeling and visualizations. 

*** Ideal candidate worked in the role of software developer and data application developer in the past, with experience on data modelling for reporting/analytics, Java software development, relational/analytical databases and SQL ***.

Successful software engineers at Guidewire typically have:

  • A desire to work collaboratively in an empowered, small, cross-functional team.
  • Experience working in an agile development environment. (e.g. TDD, Agile, pair programming, etc.)
  • A passion for code quality demonstrated by thorough testing.
  • A desire to be hands-on in designing and writing code.
  • Curiosity and internal motivation to constantly improve.
  • Excellent communication skills, comfort level to speak their mind and defend ideas based on merit, yet humility and hunger to learn from others.

Key qualifications for the specific position are:

  • 3.5 years of experience with using data warehouse, data lake, or relational databases to build analytical and reporting applications.
  • Solid understanding of SQL and relational databases, and ability to create analytical data models on top of transactional databases.
  • Experience with Analytics/Business Intelligence tools such as Looker (which is what we use), Microsoft BI, Tableau, SAP Business Objects is a must have.
  • Familiarity with Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration, Unit Testing, etc.·

The ideal candidate will share our core values: Collegiality, Integrity, and Rationality. 

Collegiality - We value strong teams. We work together as professional equals. We strive to continuously improve our processes and make realistic assumptions to maintain a reasonable work-life balance. We are trusted to manage our own time. We value ideas, not titles. We welcome and consider contrary opinions. 

Integrity - We insist on truthful relationships with customers, prospective customers, partners, investors, and each other in everything that we do.

Rationality - We communicate through clear arguments. We decide carefully based on factual evidence. We like calm, systematic, thoughtful solutions. We believe in testing. We never assume that we're building software the "best" way, and constantly seek to improve our processes.

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.

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.