Charles Schwab Staff, Full Stack Software Engineer in Austin, Texas

Description:

Austin - TX, AUS1, 2309 Gracy Farms Lane, 78758

Prashant Patolia

20180619-4071

We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

Charles Schwab’s Software Applications Engineers thrive in a leading-edge work culture while developing products that help Schwab customers learn, explore and make life-impacting moves on their paths to achieving their goals. The Oasis Team is looking for a Software Applications Engineer to work on web development for the client-facing account open application. This position requires a self-motivated individual with strong problem solving skills who can contribute in a highly collaborative culture and Agile team environment. The ability to deliver innovative, low cost, reliable solutions is key to success in this role. Our Software Applications Engineers are driven to learn, grow, and continuously contribute to evolving the Schwab experience and technology.

What you’ll do:

  • Analyze, design, program, debug, configure and modify software systems and/or new products used in local, cloud, networked, mobile or Internet-related technology; code may be used in commercial and/or end-user applications

  • Use programming languages and technologies to write code, perform testing, log, and debug applications, all with the goal of achieving Maintainability, Availability, Scalability, and Security

  • Pursue strong engineering practices through a culture of continuous improvement

  • Complete documentation for tech specs

  • Interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications

  • Follow the principles of agile and focus on incremental delivery

  • May lead cooperative efforts among members of project teams

  • Act as a mentor to junior staff members

  • Actively participate in product and technology focused social and learning events

What you have:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field OR related practical experience

  • 3-5 years’ professional experience in software development

  • Ability to fully support all development phases of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Proficiency in web based development languages including HTML, CSS, Javascript, Typescript, jQuery, .NET/C#

  • Experience in applying client side MV* frameworks such as backbone.js and Angular.

  • Experience with Web API and RESTful services

  • Translating requirements into a Design and design implementation

  • All aspects of testing (unit, functional, integration, end-to-end)

  • Production implementation and support

  • Participation in review and governance activities

  • Must be a critical thinker, solutions-oriented with strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

  • Must be able to quickly grasp complex concepts and learn new technologies

  • Ability to work independently and to effectively interact and collaborate with all types of stakeholders, both technical and business, peers and management

Preferred:

  • Experience with Agile and being a part of a scrum team

  • Experience tuning and maximizing performance for high volume pages

  • Understanding of patterns and practice

  • Ability to contribute to application and platform architecture and design

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package

  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program

  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: IT-Distributed and Web Development-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Monday, July 9, 2018

Expiration Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018

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