Senior Software Engineer



1,001-5,000 employees

Recurring revenue software

Data & Analytics


Remote in USA

Required Skills
Apache Flink
Data Structures & Algorithms
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
Apache Hive
Data Analysis
  • Excellent experience with Java, Gradle, Team City & Docker.
  • Extensive experience with Big Data / distributed systems.
  • Hands on mentoring experience.
  • Experience with stream processing using Spark or Flink.
  • Prior experience of building data platforms using Big Data stack (Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, Flink, Hive ..) on public cloud
  • Strong experience with migrating to redshift.
  • Understanding of distributed systems concepts and principles (consistency and availability, liveness and safety, durability, reliability, fault-tolerance, consensus algorithms).
  • System design skills.
  • Ability to design large scale distributed systems.
  • Deep understanding of Algorithms, Data Structures, and Performance Optimization Techniques.
  • Eager to learn new things and passionate about technology.
  • Comfortable working with Kubernetes, AWS, Docker, and Terraform.
  • BS or MS degree (Computer Science or Math)
  • 8+ years relevant work experience
  • Design, develop and run cloud native data platform and analytics SaaS services
  • Design and build large scale real-time stream processing systems
  • Design, develop and run micro-services and analytics SaaS solutions
  • Do test driven unit and end to end testing of any code you develop.
  • Own Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) for your services
  • Own scalability, availability and data security for your services
  • Own, troubleshoot & resolve code defects
  • Mentor other developers in best practices

Guidewire's mission is the be the platform insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently. The company is building a data-backed insurance solution.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding



San Mateo, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Financial: Receive market-competitive pay and incentive programs—because you deserve it! To help future-proof your income, we offer generous support through retirement savings plans.

Health & Wellness: Keep your physical and emotional health in tip-top shape with health insurance for you and your family, an employee assistance program, annual wellness reimbursement, and access to wellness resources.

Flexible Working: Work in an environment where you’ll have the freedom and trust to make an impact, with time for your life outside of work.

Downtime: Relax and kick back through our generous paid time-off programs. Make a difference in your community with three volunteer days each year. Take your own personal day of rest with My Day. We also offer ample paid leave for all new parents.

Continual Development: We encourage self-directed learning, giving you every chance to become a better version of yourself, both professionally and personally. At Guidewire, lifelong learning is here for the taking.

Career Mobility: Your career opportunities are only limited by your own imagination. Guidewire’s community is filled with chances to expand your horizons across any of our teams or worldwide locations.