Collaborations Tools Developer / Administrator - Canada, Remote at Cyence | Powderkeg

Location: Canada - Remote

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Business Technology

We are looking for a developer with administration skills in Collaboration tools like Jira, JSM, Confluence, Slack, Miro. This role will partner with Business teams to understand requirements and will deliver solutions which align with the company’s overall business and operations objectives.

The ideal candidate should be able to quickly and comfortably switch between high-level strategic design, application administration and hands-on development work depending on the situation and priorities at hand.

*Please note that since your primary stakeholders are based in Dublin and San Francisco, we seek a professional who is flexible with working in the evening a few times per week (as agreed upon with the hiring manager). In turn, we offer alternate work schedules during your workday to account for the time zone requirements.


As part of the Collaboration Tools team, you will

· Mainly focus on the development needs for the Collaboration tools. This can range from automating repetitive tasks to extracting data using apis as per business needs.

· Perform administration tasks for the collaboration tools and adhere to best practices.

· Take ownership of the task at hand, from leading the requirements gathering sessions to driving it to completion.


  • 3-6 years of development experience
  • 2-3 years of system administration experience of Atlassian systems (Jira Cloud, JSM, Confluence, Atlassian Access, Miro, Slack)
  • 1-2 years of Slack, Miro administration
  • Experience developing custom plugins for JSM/Jira
  • Ability to quickly learn and use APIs - RESTful API is a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of JSON, CSV and flat files.
  • Strong working knowledge of Relational Databases
  • Experience with HTTP, XML, SOAP
  • Experience with container technology
  • Knowledge of a programming language like javascript, python, Java, go, ruby
  • Experience translating business requirements into technical requirements.
  • Exposure to source code version control
  • Exposure to CI/CD tools
  • Exposure to microservices architecture
  • Ability and passion to learn new concepts, technologies and solve problems.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment and ability to switch contexts and priorities as needed
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to learn new concepts, technologies and solve problems.
  • Nice to have Slack Certified Developer or any other developer certification

Candidate will need to clear a developer evaluation before proceeding to technical interview.

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.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Collaborations Tools Developer / Administrator - Canada, Remote
  • Company
  • Location
    San Mateo, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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