Software Engineer - Integration, Digital Transformation at Cyence | Powderkeg

Location: Ireland - Dublin

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Product Development Operations

Guidewire's incredible development team in Dublin is seeking a 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.

We are trying to transform how digital applications can be built to serve the demanding needs of the insurance industry by applying widely adopted technology standards in a scalable, dynamic, and evolutionary way. To do so, we are creating a new Cloud Based architecture, platform, services, and tooling to create the future of P&C insurance applications.

Our integration solution connects all the cloud platform, services, CI/CD pipelines, code repositories, infrastructure, events and monitoring suites to support all the modern end-to-end seamless needs to build modern, scalable and resilient web applications, including analytics, disaster recovery and fault tolerance. One of the most exciting challenges is to create and innovate in making possible to support the building of applications from early to final environments in a self-managed way.

We also do ship our efforts to other teams and work closely with them to make the adoption smooth. AWS environments, market leading CI/CD platform, data capture and other cutting-edge tools and platformsare being used for making the efforts visible to others. We're staying on top of the bleeding edge integration technologies by continuously adopting them.

Your day-to-day:

  •    Design, code, test, and do code reviews. 
  •    Our stack is JavaScript, Python, Java/Kotlin, React, REST APIs, Spring Boot, and AWS. We work in a microservices architecture.
  •    Work with your Scrum team to understand the requirements and the problems you need to solve
  •    Be accountable for deliveries and ensure product feedback loops
  •   Be able to decide between different opinions about the technical subject matter
  •    Be able to prioritize and organize your day according to different project needs
  •    Focus on code quality and do code reviews and provide feedback
  •    Find the right tools, get involved in the design sessions, and build a reliable solution
  •    Clarify and adjust the requirements with the Product Manager and others in the organization when necessary
  •    Adopt and/or implements processes as needed for the team’s success. Have a chance to influence the way the team works
  • Interact with the rest of the teams to achieve a great user and developer experience

What we are looking for:

  •    Working experience with JavaScript, Python, Java, and Kotlin, Spring Boot, SOLID principles, and Hexagonal design principles
  •    Hands-on expertise with CI/CD, Unit/Integration Testing, designing REST APIs, etc.
  •    Working with microservices architecture and containers, while building secure software and having knowledge of security practices.
  •    2+ years of Experience working with Open Source frameworks such as Spring, Kubernetes, and others.
  •    You’ll need to have some expertise with Cloud Services (e.g. AWS/GCP/Azure)
  •    A reasonable understanding of relational database persistence (e.g. MySQL, Oracle)
  •    Experience working in an agile and fast-paced development environment (e.g. TDD, BDD, Agile, pair programming, etc.)
  •    Experience in contributing to architecture, design, and implementation of products

Bonus points:

  •    Academic background in Computer Science or equivalent
  •    Experience with AWS and Cloud technologies
  •    An aptitude for continuous learning, taking initiative, and exploration of new technologies.

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
    Software Engineer - Integration, Digital Transformation
  • Company
  • Location
    San Mateo, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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