May 21, 2018

Software Architect – 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 to join our development team as a Software Architect for our financial software products, which run on multiple platforms. The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years’ experience in software development and at least 5 years’ experience in an architect role supporting a Java environment.


  • Provide presentations to describe existing systems to external clients and internal users on a regular basis
  • Regular communication with external clients to provide advice on best practices
  • Collaborate with team members and clients to create solutions
  • Gather requirements and create project plans
  • Design and code solutions
  • Approximately 25% of this position will include assistance with analysis and testing of systems
  • Provide training to clients so that the clients can support the system in production
  • Documentation and estimating regularly


  • 10 years’ experience as a software developer some of which should be within large complex systems
  • 5 years’ experience as an software architect
  • At least 5 years’ experience with the following:
    • Sizing hardware requirements
    • Integrating systems together
    • Gathering requirements
    • Conversion projects
    • Collaborating with and proposing solutions to clients
    • Documentation and estimation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Have a desire to building relationships with clients and team members
  • Enjoy working with Clients to create solutions
  • Batch processing
  • Have a working knowledge of the following technologies
    • Java
    • Application servers such as WebLogic, JBoss, tc Server
    • SQL Server
      • SSRS
      • SSIS
    • RabbitMQ/ messaging
    • Web Services RESTful & SOAP
    • File generation and processing

Please mail, fax, or email your resume to:

Shaw Systems Associates
Employment Opportunity
808 Moorefield Park Drive, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23236
Fax: 804-272-1727