Guidewire is looking for a flexible and self-motivated front-end developer to work collaboratively with our designers and product managers to prototype intuitive, inviting user interfaces for modern browsers and mobile devices, supporting the business processes and applications of major Property & Casualty insurance companies globally. You will create dynamic, interactive prototypes to illustrate and animate design concepts prepared by our designers, and then work with development teams to transform those prototypes into new products and solutions.
You will work primarily on-site in our development center in Foster City, CA. You will interact with our design teams throughout the U.S. and Europe, so some schedule flexibility, especially in the morning, is needed.
• A thorough knowledge of the implementation of and cutting-edge UIs on the web today, including touch interfaces
• Experience with git or stash for version control
• Experience working in an agile/scrum environment
• Experience with CSS for animation and motion systems.
• Experience with React is a plus.
• Experience with InVision is a plus.
• Experience in quickly iterating design and incorporating feedback.
• Experience delivering responsive implementations, such as flexbox/css grid
• FramerJS experience not required but would be nice to have
Some travel may be required.
The ideal candidate will share our core values: Collegiality, Integrity, and Rationality.
Collegiality - We value strong teams. We work together as professional equals. We strive to continuously improve our processes and make realistic assumptions to maintain a reasonable work-life balance. We are trusted to manage our own time. We value ideas, not titles. We welcome and consider contrary opinions.
Integrity - We insist on truthful relationships with customers, prospective customers, partners, investors, and each other in everything that we do.
Rationality - We communicate through clear arguments. We decide carefully based on factual evidence. We like calm, systematic, thoughtful solutions. We believe in testing. We never assume that we're building software the "best" way, and constantly seek to improve our processes.
See and hear from our employees at https://careers.guidewire.com/
One Industry, One Challenge
Guidewire exists to deliver the industry platform that P&C insurers rely upon to adapt and succeed in a time of accelerating change—and to ensure that every customer succeeds in the journey. We provide the software, services, and partner ecosystem to enable our customers to run, differentiate, and grow their business.
Guidewire InsurancePlatform is the P&C industry platform that unifies software, services, and partner ecosystem to power our customers’ business. InsurancePlatform provides the standard upon which insurers can engage their customers, optimize their operations, drive smart decisions, and innovate quickly. We are privileged to serve more than 350 P&C insurers in 32 countries. We invest heavily in R&D to build a technology platform that combines three elements—core processing, data and analytics, and digital engagement—to enhance insurers’ ability to engage and empower their customers and employees.
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.