Guidewire
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www.guidewire.com Foster City, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Very Professional, open culture and Customer focussed

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
San Mateo, CA

I have been working at Guidewire

ProsTest driven development.
Many very talented individuals.
Excellent Work and Life balance.
Customer success is one of the main focus.
Fairly open communication.
Huge variety of Customers.
Focus on building very high quality products.

ConsManagement hierarchy developing in the last of departments (Engineering) and this may not be good.
Although different from many other companies, the performance review system is sometimes questionable.
Since the focus is on P&C insurance companies, options for creating a lot of products may not be possible.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great summer experience

Computer Engineering Intern (Former Employee)
San Mateo, CA

I worked at Guidewire


Pros: Guidewire was a very cordial place to work. They seem to genuinely care… Cons: Since it was the first year of the intern ship program, it was not the… Advice to Senior Management: Start internship process earlier in the school year and try to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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One of the best development organizations in the valley, but I can no longer recommend it for non-devs.

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
San Mateo, CA

I have been working at Guidewire


Pros: I'm a long term software engineer at Guidewire, and have never worked at any place with nearly this many brilliant people, and even more importantly,… Cons: Development: The ONLY negative thing I can say about the development organization itself after years here is that insurance is an inherently dull subject, although… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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