February 15, 2019

Junior DevOps Engineer – Richmond

Shaw Systems is a national software development company that has an established record of solid financial performance and an excellent reputation for providing quality products. We are seeking a motivated individual for Delivery & Support Solutions, for our financial software products which run on multiple platforms. The ideal candidate will have at least 0-3 years of experience in a technical product support role.


  • This position is responsible for technical product support
  • Operate, support and improve our tools for continuous integration, automated testing and release management
  • Manage incidents and outages within the application and handle production support in general
  • Responsible for building update and upgrade packages and installation of the packages for hosted clients and delivering the packages to the licensed clients
  • Installation of most recent released Shaw product versions
  • Support and maintenance of all daily builds and internal sites
  • Support of all product servers to ensure acceptable tech stacks and resources are in place
  • Work closely with our Architects, Engineers, Product Owners and Application Leads to engineer and build automated solutions
  • Work with the development team to deploy and manage tools that support SDLC automation, configuration management and release management


  • 0-3 years of experience using application systems for configuration, customization and application support
  • Experience troubleshooting software upgrades and installs
  • Experience supporting Windows environments
  • Understanding of software systems from the user’s and technical perspectives
  • Bachelor’s degree required or 2 years of related work experience may substitute for bachelor’s degree
  • Must work well under pressure to meet ongoing and overlapping deadlines within short time constraints
  • After hours support and additional peak time support may be necessary
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication, problem solving and research skills
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

Preferred Experience

  • Experience deploying and administering Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins
  • Experience with Git source code management tools
  • Experience in cross-platform scripting languages and build tools (ANT, Groovy, Maven, etc.)
  • Experience with one or more of the following programming languages: .NET, JAVA, Gradle
  • Understanding of cloud-based operations a plus
  • Experience or knowledge of COBOL a plus
  • Understanding of Microsoft SSIS/SSRS a plus
  • Linux/Unix experience a plus
  • Experience with one or more of the following a plus: Weblogic, JBoss, Tomcat
  • Prior experience with Structured Query Language (SQL) and relational database


Please email your resume to: resumes@shawsystems.com