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8.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 30 ratings in 2014)
"Professional, flexible, friendly."
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...

"Be yourself and relax. Don't put too much pressure on yourself - try to enjoy the..."

"The culture is the best part about Guidewire. There are lots of clubs/societies,..."

"I work in a clean and open office space. The dress code is casual; casual trousers,..."

"The company is very flexible. I've worked from home a few days while training/not..."

"The entire compensation package is amazing when you take into account yearly bonus,..."

"Health insurance. Company events."

"Interview process is thorough and egalitarian but tough. Strong OOP knowledge and..."

"There are three face to face interviews: the first focuses on your education, experience..."

"There are recycling bins in the kitchen and a bike to work programme."

"The company is transparent to all employees, so even the most junior level employee..."

"I've been on two teams, one as a shadow assignment to learn the ropes and now I'm..."

"There is a well structured career progression in Guidewire, and if an employee performs..."

"There was a health day recently organised by the company, as well as social activities..."

"There's a lot of training which is very beneficial once you're on the project. The..."

"Friendly, helpful people good working environment with free coffee/snacks."

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

"Guidewire was in Business Insider's "Top 25 Companies to Work For" for four years..."

"Professional, flexible, friendly."

"I applied here because I had read nice reviews from people. Also the overall salary..."

"The training is a bit hard but is important to learn how to use and configure the..."

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

"I would like the company to be better at getting its name out there and advertising..."

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