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

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Great People, Fantastic Culture, Still Growing and Improving

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Foster City, CA

I have been working at Guidewire full-time for more than 5 years

Pros- Really smart people.
- Realistic scope means no crunch, great work/life balance.
- Teams always work to improve process, make developing easier.
- Huge focus on quality over quantity.

Cons- Saying you work on Insurance Software isn't that sexy.
- Salaries and benefits a bit under bay area tech average.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Internships at Guidewire are great!

Summer Intern (Former Employee)
Foster City, CA

I worked at Guidewire as an intern for less than a year


Pros: Everyone was extremely friendly to all of the interns, and all other new employees. I immediately felt comfortable talking to anyone, no matter what their… Cons: Sometimes policies, such as timesheets, were a bit confusing, but… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great first intern experience working at a modern software company.

Software Engineer Intern (Current Employee)
San Mateo, CA

I have been working at Guidewire as an intern for less than a year


Pros: Very intelligent group of people working at Guidewire, strong adherence to agile development practices, everyone is willing to help out in any way possible. As this… Cons: The insurance realm is not particularly interesting (but working on… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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