Senior/ Cloud Native Software Engineer - San Mateo, CA

    • San Mateo, CA
Senior / Software Engineer - Cloud Native Software Developer
Are you entrepreneurial, a polyglot programmer and a 12-factor app guru? Do you deploy containerized applications to any cloud providers? Are you interested in helping shape & contributing to our new Cloud products? If so, we would like to meet you!
You will play a significant role in the design and development of micro-services, components, and tools for Guidewire’s next generation, cloud-native data & analytics platform. Guidewire’s data platform is targeted to be best-in-class in enabling our customers with mission-critical insights and decision-making capabilities. You will work in a highly collaborative environment in agile, cross-functional teams.

What you would do
Design, develop and implement micro-services, components & tools
Do test-driven unit and end to end testing of any code you develop.
Design, develop and implement micro-services, components & tools
Own scalability, availability and data security for your services
Deploy containerized applications to the preferred cloud provider
Own Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) for your services
Own, troubleshoot & resolve code defects
Mentor other developers in best practices
Support the operations team with deployment, support and triaging production issues for your code

What you would need to succeed
Emphasize team wins over individual success
Strong technical communication skills
5+ years relevant work experience
Excellent software development skills in one or more of the following languages: Java/Golang/NodeJs
Have developed in more than one language and ready to pivot to any language/framework
Understand SOLID/Hexagonal Architecture and other design principles
Understand REST API/gRPC for data interchange
Understand microservices architecture patterns pattern like Service Discovery/API Gateway/Domain Driven Design etc
Have implemented distributed tracing and monitoring of apps
Understand IaaS abstractions like Kubernetes/Cloud foundry/OpenShift
Understand Serverless function and their relevant use
Ability to work in an agile fast paced environment
BS/MS degree (Computer Science or Math)

Working knowledge of Kafka, Elasticsearch, Spring Boot, AWS
Advanced debugging skills in Linux
Startup experience

Intermediate to Senior

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. 380 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 700+ 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.

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