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

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Interesting, rewarding, and mentally challenging, solving difficult problems in a very supportive environment

Technical Writer (Current Employee)
Foster City, CA

I have been working at Guidewire full-time

ProsSmart people, good salary and benefits, fast-paced, lots of opportunity to see that something needs to be done and do it. Recognition for good work or good efforts. Pride in being a member of a market leader with satisfied customers and excellent prospects for the future.

ConsNo privacy (open seating), inadequate personal space.

Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize that employees who spend 2000+ hours a year in the office need more than a 5 x 3 foot space to accommodate their work and perhaps a few personal items they might want to look at to remind them of their loved ones.

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

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I've learned an immeasurable amount working with brilliant people on complex problems.

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Foster City, CA

I have been working at Guidewire for more than 3 years


Pros: Supportive & collaborative environment, without any micromanagement. Opportunity to change… Cons: As a SF dweller without a car, the location isn't… Advice to Senior Management: Try to keep resisting investor pressure - the company's done fine. And focus on increasing the engineer diversity - between… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Guidewire has provided the most fulfilling work experience of my career

Development (Current Employee)
Foster City, CA

I have been working at Guidewire full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Great culture, top-notch and dedicated colleagues, strong customer focus, award-winning software that has become the… Cons: We have a lot of things left to do as a… Advice to Senior Management: Keep up the good work but make sure we don't… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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