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Graduate Developer (Cloud Delivery Strategy)

  • Department: Professional Services
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Country: Ireland

Cloud Delivery Strategy (CDS)

Junior SurePath Configuration and Integration Developer


Cloud Delivery Strategy (CDS) and Guidewire SurePath

Guidewire Cloud Standards are proven principles and practices that enable a successful Guidewire Cloud™ implementation journey. Our standards ensure quality, predictability, and security for Guidewire Cloud projects, through solutions, tools, and automation.  CDS defines and develops global standards for how we deliver in Guidewire Cloud by document implementation requirements, specifications, and guidelines necessary to deploy in Guidewire Cloud.

Guidewire SurePath is our guided implementation approach, add-on software and tooling that enables customers and their partners to get the most out of their investment in the Guidewire platform. SurePath enables customers to achieve their strategic objectives through faster, predictable delivery of our cloud solutions. 

SurePath Content

Guidewire’s Product Development and Cloud Delivery Strategy teams identify and evaluate core product gaps to provide delivery guidance as part of our commitment to drive standardization.  The SurePath Content team builds features or integrations that have not yet been productized to meet Guidewire Cloud customer implementation requirements. We also utilize SurePath Content to pilot and incubate new features ahead of a core product release in order deliver additional features and functionality to meet customer requirements.

Description of Work

As a Junior SurePath Developer you will be delivering add on functionality and configurations, following Guidewire best practices for our Guidewire Cloud applications. You will work in the Dublin office within the SurePath Content pod, alongside highly experienced and competent senior developers and architects.

Essential Duties

1.      Learn and master Guidewire's Suite of products in order to perform configuration and integration of our products for technical consulting and become certified by spending your first two months in training to become a subject matter expert.

2.      Collaborate with Guidewire on-site consultants and client business teams to understand business objectives and integration requirements.

3.      Build SurePath Content software add-ons  


Required Skills/Experience:

1.      Strong English oral and written communication skills

2.      BSc in Computer Science or equivalent from third-level or higher education institution

3.      Understanding of programming languages and grounding in Java, C# or C++


Desired Skills, Experience and motivation:

1.      Agile software techniques working with product owners, including scoping and defining requirements as epics and user stories and provide development estimates using story points

2.      Front end technologies, such as JavaScript, AngularJS/React and server-side web rendering (JSP or equivalent)

3.      Some familiarity with Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration, Unit Testing, etc.

4.      Awareness of Object Oriented Design principles

5.      Awareness of Web services (e.g. REST, etc.), Cloud Services (e.g. AWS)


About Guidewire

Guidewire delivers the software that Property/Casualty (P/C) insurers need to adapt and succeed in a time of rapid industry change. We combine three elements – core processing, data and analytics, and digital engagement – into a technology platform that enhances insurers’ ability to engage and empower their customers and employees. More than 200 P/C insurers around the world have selected Guidewire. For more information, please visit and follow us on twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.



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