Senior Project Manager, Cloud Assurance at Cyence | Powderkeg

Location: Ireland - Dublin

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Delivery Services

Be at the forefront of Guidewire's move to the cloud. Ensure the success of Guidewire Cloud customers. Be a leader for our team in Dublin. Mentor your teammates. We are looking for a proactive, outcome-focused Project Manager. You will be our team's site leader and help mature our day-to-day practices.

The Role

Our Dublin team meets growing, global customer demand for expertise in running Guidewire’s products in the cloud. As a Senior Project Manager, you will work with new and existing customers to address their production needs. This will involve leading global development and testing teams in a customer-facing role to ensure successful project delivery of production-ready code.

We want you to foster a successful relationship with Guidewire customers and partners. Maintain our customer's delivery pipeline in a production environment. Help us enforce a consistent approach to delivery for cloud customers.


  • Develop successful relationships with Guidewire customers and partners, working proactively with them to build a consistent delivery pipeline for their future work.
  • Effectively communicate delivery status and capacity for multiple audiences.
  • Be an escalation point of major issues and help resolve these in a timely fashion.
  • Lead meetings, coach team members, create & maintain project critical metrics.
  • Develop & maintain a consistent approach to project delivery across multiple customers.
  • Work with the wider team to identify and drive improvements.
  • Use software such as Jira, Confluence, Microsoft Project.
  • Occasionally travel to other sites, Guidewire or Customer.

Required skills/experience

  • Very strong communication skills enabling you to work well in fast-paced projects across all levels of the organization in Business and IT areas.
  • Agile and Waterfall project management methodologies to ensure release delivery, controls, issue resolution, risk mitigation, etc.
  • Experience working with people across multiple geographies.
  • Strong ability to lead a team
  • Working with implementation partners and running multi-functional projects, including software package implementations and information architecture.
  • Technical Background, ideally in a SaaS environment
  • Excellent negotiation skills within challenging situations across both Fixed-Price and T&M.

Nice to have

  • P&C Insurance experience
  • Vendor Management experience

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.


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Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Project Manager, Cloud Assurance
  • Company
  • Location
    San Mateo, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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