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Software Engineer in Test (SDET) - Cyber Risk Data, Remote Option


Jul 13

Guidewire Software is a leading provider of software solutions to the global property-casualty (P&C) insurance industry, with over 380 customers, on six continents. Guidewire’s Cyence Risk Analytics helps insurers and other financial institutions to model new and evolving risks such as cyber. By combining internet-scale data listening, adaptive machine learning, and insurance risk modeling, Cyence builds insights that help P&C customers face new risks, take advantage of new opportunities, and develop new products. To learn more about Cyence, visit
We are looking for a smart, proactive, and results-oriented Senior Software Engineer in Test to build elegant test frameworks that focus on data validation, data transformation, and data pipeline execution.
You will work in a highly collaborative environment in agile, diverse, cross-functional teams. Teamwork is very important to us, so we are looking for engineers who are open to share their unique knowledge, listen to their peers, pay attention to details and quality, and work together to solve complex problems.

Responsibilities include:

    • Design and develop test strategies focusing on data validation and data pipeline testing
    • Create robust tests that can be run/executed repeatedly in a specific cadence to test data
    • Automate test cases using Java/Python and Selenium
    • Work closely with the development team to analyze, debug and resolve bugs
    • Participate in test case reviews and provide feedback to peers
    • Participate actively in functional, system, automation and regression testing activities for all product releases
    • Collaborate effectively with product and development teams to solve complex problems and deliver end-to-end quality in our products in an Agile environment

Required Skills:

    • Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science or a related discipline
    • 5-8 years of experience in working in a similar role
    • Hands-on experience with testing and analyzing data
    • Hands-on experience with writing SQL for relational databases like PostgreSQL
    • Hands-on experience with programming in Python, Java, or JavaScript
    • Experience and working knowledge of ML and AI concepts
    • Understanding of REST based API testing and JSON
    • Experience with testing a large complex software system that has varied customer deployments
    • Possess strong analytical skills
    • Effective verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to learn new technologies in a dynamic environment
    • Familiarity in using test and defect tracking tools such as TestRail and JIRA

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. is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We are committed to an inclusive workplace, and believe that a diversity of perspectives, abilities, and cultures is a key to our success. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

Disability Accommodations and Guidewire’s Appeals Process. Guidewire provides accommodations to the hiring process to create a fair opportunity for candidates with disabilities to contend for open positions. Accommodation requests should be directed to (650) 356-4940 or [email protected]. If things do not go as hoped, we invite you to use our appeals process. Guidewire promises to independently review any denied accommodation and any decision not to offer you the position. The appeals process is the same in either case. Within five business days of receiving a notice of denial of an accommodation, or receiving a notice of your non-selection for a vacancy, call (650) 356-4940 or e-mail [email protected] to make an appeal. Guidewire will assign a new decision-maker to review the request and/or hiring decision, who will then notify you in writing of a decision within 10 business days.