Founded in 1980, ARGO (www.argodata.com) is the premier source of technology-based solutions for
America’s financial institutions. Over 30 thousand financial centers rely on ARGO for their branch
banking, payments, consumer, and commercial lending origination and processing needs. With
unmatched configuration, implementation, and ongoing user support, its solutions are an industry
workhorse, processing over 50 million transactions daily. ARGO’s products and solutions include teller
transaction and loan processing, automated loan decisioning, analytical science analysis, eLearning,
workflow management, and sales and service solutions.
Role and Responsibilities:
The Software Release Engineer role requires a minimum of three years documented application Build
and Release engineering experience on Windows platforms using Install Shield. The candidate will work
closely with development teams to create deployment solutions for ARGO’s Enterprise Software that can
be distributed to new and existing customers. The candidate will also work with and support multiple
teams to help evaluate, develop, and troubleshoot installation features and issues.
Day to day tasks include:
Applying wide ranges of software engineering principles and best practices in the areas of
Developing and maintaining required software installation packages and assisting in reproducing
and diagnosing software and driver installation issues for internal teams and external customers.
Creating backup and upgrade scripts, patches and utilities using upgrade and software versioning
Executing unit testing and participate in overall system level testing efforts.
Implementing Installation functionality based on design and specification.
Developing and maintaining documentation for installers based on requirements specifications.
Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Science (CS) or equivalent
3+ years’ work experience in designing, creating, and maintaining software installation packages
U.S. Citizen or permanently authorized to work in the United States.
Availability to travel 10%-25%
Comprehensive experience with Install Shield 2011 or greater (including Install Shield Scripting)
and Windows Installer (MSI) technology in preparing installation programs for mass-deployment
(minimum of two years of experience)
Experience with configuration management of commercial software products in a
Microsoft Windows environment (minimum of three years of experience)
Strong knowledge of installing and uninstalling device drivers on Windows platforms
Strong knowledge of industry accepted Software Configuration Management practices, policies,
procedures and standards
Two years of C/C++ development experience or Installshield scripting language
Familiarity with various build, testing, development, and release tools
Experience with analyzing functional specifications and formulating installation architecture and
Must have effective written and verbal business communication skills
Able to work in high stress, time sensitive situations and environments
Able to produce and interpret design specifications and technical documentation
Able to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines
Able to work in a team environment