Junior Site Reliability Engineer

Ireland - Dublin

Full Time Entry-level / Junior
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Create real impact. One customer at a time.Guidewire is a top cloud employer on Glassdoor with a startup frame of mind and the world-class platform for over 25% of the global Property & Casualty market.
Fresh Challenges Every DayIf you're always up for a challenge, ready to run head-on into change and comfortable with the uncomfortable, you’ll fit right in here. Join Guidewire as a Junior Site Reliability Engineer.
If serving hundreds of customers making millions of transactions sounds exciting to you, then you’ve come to the right place. Our Site Reliability Engineering team (SRE) delivers 24x7 assistance to customers using Guidewire’s cloud platform. Here, you’ll be part of a team developing and deploying tooling to improve the performance of our enterprise applications. In the face of issues, you’ll be highly resourceful and get real fulfillment from problem-solving at scale. A true passion for testing, tooling, and automation will take you even further.
We’re on the lookout for candidates with a bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field and 3+ years of technical work experience.

Ideally, you also:

  • Are familiar with the agile software development lifecycle.
  • Have no trouble running Apache, Tomcat, or Java in a live production environment.
  • Have worked with CI/CD, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS technologies.
  • Can surveil application performance, especially using and supporting tools like AppDynamics or Datadog.
  • Can develop and extend performant Java tooling and monitoring code while pinpointing and addressing performance issues.
  • Make easy work of relational databases like Aurora PostgresSQL and/or Oracle RDS.
  • Can read and understand critical application logging outputs.
  • Have some full-stack chops (think Java, JSON, Javascript, Angular JS, and web UI development or developing REST services) - a bonus.

  • We’re looking for gifted troubleshooters who can think on their feet and who genuinely enjoy problem-solving, from applications all the way down to infrastructure. Having sound judgement and a head for business will also help you progress. Exemplary communication and interpersonal skills, along with a ‘can-do’ approach, will make you even more invaluable.
Be Yourself & Stay Clever
At Guidewire, we value autonomy, empowerment, and inclusivity, which is why we want each of our employees to be heard and celebrated. We’re in the business of uplifting people, and encouraging them to fulfill their goals and ambitions. So, there’s plenty of time and space for you to broaden your skills and experience.
If we've got you excited and you’re ready for a career upgrade, then we're eager to hear from you! Get in touch to learn more about the Guidewire team you’ll work with.

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About Guidewire
Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.
Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.
As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.
Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 
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