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8.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 30 ratings in 2014)
"Fast-paced, progressive, strategic, competent."
Pros: 
  • The atmosphere within the company is pleasant, collaborative and social
  • There are a wide range of learning opportunities to aid graduates' development
  • Work is interesting and varied as each new project presents its own unique challenges
  • Hours are flexible and maintaining a decent work/life balance is encouraged
Cons: 
  • Working to a customer schedule can result in a frustrating number of delays to each project
  • Guidewire's rapid expansion may put a strain on its close-knit culture
  • Though necessary, the training process at Guidewire is long and difficult
  • Working with external companies can lead to some bureaucracy
Culture
9.1 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.5 / 10
 
Hours
8.2 / 10
 
Salary
6.9 / 10
 
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 
CSR
7.6 / 10
 
Training
7.6 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

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"Pay is standard for the industry; the bonuses are up to 10% of your base salary per..."

"The company provides breakfast food and snacks as well as a games/play area."

"The interview process is long but not very difficult if you are technically-minded...."

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"There is always an emphasis on using the recycling bins and the correct disposal..."

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"The open communication and non-hierarchical collaboration that occurs here."

"The company is rapidly growing in size which means we are losing some of the culture...."

"In 2012 only 12 people worked in the Irish office. In January 2015 over 150 worked..."

"Professional, flexible, friendly."

"I applied here because I completed an internship with Guidewire and I really enjoyed..."

"Introduction training is quite in-depth, and long. The examinations throughout this..."

"There's a free bus service and when I first joined I had financial aid mentioned..."

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