Systems Engineer - DevOps

  • Location: Chicago
  • Department: Internal Technology
  • Work Status: Full-time


We are Relativity. A market-leading, global tech company that equips legal professionals with a powerful platform to organize data, discover the truth, and act on it.  The U.S. Department of Justice, 198 of top 200 U.S. law firms, and more than 70 Fortune 100 companies are among our customers who trust Relativity during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects.
Our SaaS product, RelativityOne, has become the fastest-growing product in the company's history and we have consistently been named a great workplace. As we grow, we continue to seek individuals that will bring their whole self to our team atmosphere.
Join us in the transformation of the legal industry and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the practice of law and beyond.

The Systems Engineer - DevOps role will assist in the implementation, maintenance, and improvement of our expanding development operations infrastructure. The role will work with development teams to assist in the software development process with a mind towards our infrastructure automation. The role will provide support to Engineering teams. 

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide operational support to Engineering teams and development tools 
  • Work closely with the development teams to better understand their back-office development processes 
  • Become a subject matter expert of the tools and infrastructure used by Relativity. 
  • Assist in forecasting future infrastructure needs by knowing what is coming down the pipeline from the development staff and the product roadmap 
  • Keep on top of industry trends and technology, both on the development side and the more traditional IT side 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Proven scripting experience (PowerShell, Python, Ruby) 
  • Experience administering both Windows and Linux servers 
  • Hands-on experience with cloud-based technologies, Azure a plus 
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, including the ability to communicate difficult technical concepts in a straight-forward, simple manner 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code, Azure a plus 
  • Experience with configuration management, Chef and KitchenCI a plus 
  • Experience with continuous integration, Jenkins a plus  
  • Experience with source code repositories, automated deployment, and automated testing
  • Ability to maintain a calm demeanor when things are going wrong in order to troubleshoot issues effectively 

About Relativity

At Relativity, we live our core values and we thrive on solving complex problems. We’re dedicated to continually improving our product and providing relentless customer service. We seek professionals that will bring their authentic and unique experiences to our teams.   We understand career choices are a big decision, and we thank you for considering Relativity.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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