Guidewire Solution Designer


Posted 2 years ago

We’re looking for a Guidewire Solution Designer! Reach out if you’re interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Guidewire Solution Designer
Term: 7-Month – 40 hours
Location: Remote for now – Toronto
Job ID number: C1304


Brief description of duties:


Owns the technical architecture and design decisions for the team and facilitates the creation and evolution of the overall solution design.



  • Performs the creation and evolution of the technical design of the solution that the project team will deliver.
  • Understands the architectural direction and standards of the organization and helps to ensure that the team adheres to them appropriately.
  • Understands existing enterprise assets such as frameworks, patterns, subsystems and ensures that the team uses them where appropriate.
  • Ensures that the solution will be easy to support by encouraging good design and refactoring to minimize technical debt.
  • Ensures that the solution is integrated and tested on a regular basis, ideally via the practice of continuous integration (CI).
  • Has the final say regarding technical decisions, but they try to avoid dictating the architectural direction in favor of a collaborative, team-based approach.



  • Works very closely with the project team lead to identify and determine strategies to mitigate key project technical risks.
  • Leads the initial technical envisioning effort at the beginning of the project and supports the initial requirements envisioning effort (particularly when it comes to understanding and evolving the non-functional requirements for the solution).



  • Mentors and coaches other team members in architecture practices and challenging technical issues.




  • Guidewire PolicyCenter or ClaimCenter functional and integration
  • Java, Gosu, soap, rest
  • Microservices (eg Docker, Kubernetes)


Job Features

Job CategoryGuidewire Developer-Designer
Guidewire PolicyCenter or ClaimCenter functional and integration10
Java, Gosu, soap, rest7+
Microservices (eg Docker, Kubernetes)7+

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