Guidewire

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Smart people, family friendly company.

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Designer in Foster City, CA
Current Employee - Senior Designer in Foster City, CA

I have been working at Guidewire full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Flexibility to people with family. People are easy to work with. Good product and business.

Cons

Lacking leadership in the tech group.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Leaders should have vision and be accountable for decisions.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Good culture, getting big and slow, so-so benefits

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Foster City, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Foster City, CA

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

    Pros

    People are nice
    Work is easy

    Cons

    Low salary.
    Benefit average.
    Less and less great engineers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Less managers who just walk around and avoiding risk.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    A nice place to work with nice people in a very successful market of enterprise apps for the insurance industry

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Dev Related in Foster City, CA
    Current Employee - Dev Related in Foster City, CA

    I have been working at Guidewire full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    People work well together in development
    The use of Agile development fosters team work
    Your are responsible for your work, managers try to remove obstacles and not "manage" you
    Very profitable and very stable revenue stream
    Stock keeps going up
    Very nice work/life balance, good for people with familes
    less stress than most other Silicon Valley companies as the release cycle is over a year long

    Cons

    Some other tech companies have better benefits
    you are not working on the absolute cutting edge of technology

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Things work well in dev, I would not change anything

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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