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Guidewire Software


Hybrid work from Chennai:

  • 🇮🇳 India

Senior Software Engineer

Guidewire is searching for a unique individual who is ambitious, curious, and hungry for a rare chance to transform a 500-year-old industry from the inside out. Through our data listening capabilities, we collect more data (and more important data) than any other company in our market. We seek ways to make sense of it, showcase it, and transform it into insight that feeds billions of decision points every year across pricing, portfolio management, underwriting, claims management, and risk transfer.

At Guidewire, we offer a combination of good working conditions, an excellent market opportunity, a rational and meritocratic company culture, quality software products, and a long history of careful hiring have allowed us to create an enviable work environment.

Guidewire Analytics helps insurers and other financial institutions to model new and evolving risks such as cyber. By combining internet-scale data listening, adaptive machine learning, and insurance risk modeling, Guidewire Analytics insights help P&C customers face new risks, take advantage of new opportunities and develop new products.


  • Design and Development of cloud-based microservices

  • Design and Development of REST API to serve data as service

  • Responsible for developing and maintaining CI/CD pipelines

  • Maintain and stabilize existing data pipelines and infrastructure to provide timely, quality and accurate data

  • Analysis, Performance Improvement, Development, Deployment and Contribute to overall product requirements

  • Perform code review and develop best coding practices

  • Indulge in brainstorming sessions to help team gain technically knowledge and grow equally

  • Define release process improvements along with management of pipeline changes

  • Collaborate with peer teams and support each other’s on deliverables

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry technical skills

  • 6+ years of professional development experience

  • In-depth knowledge on strong experience in Python or JAVA programming language

  • Good understanding of Object Oriented Programming (OOPs) concepts

  • Strong experience in AWS service - EC2, ECS, Lambda, StepFunction, S3, SQS preferred. Experience in other AWS services are added advantage

  • Expertise in both SQL and NoSQL database.

  • Experience in Postgres, Redshift, MongoDB and DynamoDB are preferred advantage

  • Experience in Linux and Shell scripting required

  • Experience in Docker required and Kubernetes experience added advantage

  • Experience in Jenkins and Airflow preferred

  • Experience in FAST API, Flask Framework, SQLalchemy are added advantage

  • Prior experience building MicroService add advantage

  • Expertise in version control tools Git, Bitbucket preferred


About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently. We combine digital, core, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 450 insurers, from new ventures to 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.

For more information, please visit and follow us on Twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.

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.