Charles Schwab Solutions Architect in Englewood, Colorado


Englewood - CO, DEN3, 9401 E Panorama Circle, 80112

Gena Elise Goolsby


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 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:

Customer Reporting Technology (CRT) organization oversees the strategy and implementation of Schwab‘s regulatory and non-regulatory client communications. This team is responsible for collecting, rendering and delivering various documents, including but not limited to confirms, statements, and letters. The organization supports various functions including Tax and Client Reporting by ensuring the successful delivery of customer reporting files to our print and electronic channels in a timely manner. The Solution Architect of CRT will provide excellent leadership, architecture direction, technical guidance and governance oversight for a diverse set of applications and systems.

What you’ll do:

  • Advising on CRT technical decisions including platform fit, system solution design and detailed troubleshooting

  • Developing, defining and documenting the “as is” and “to be” CRT architecture state

  • Translating strategic goals into actionable implementation plans

  • Developing and leading Proofs of Concepts POCs for various initiatives

  • Assisting team members in interpreting scope, estimating impact/work

  • Negotiating and strong ability to communicate effectively with vendors and/or third party organizations

  • Partnering with business organizations (e.g. Client Reporting) and internal clients to ensure expectations are met; and acting as a liaison between business and technical teams to strategic issues

What you have:

  • Demonstrated leadership and influencing capabilities

  • Ability to thrive on implementing change in a highly collaborative environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient Knowledge of diverse technologies, including web services, XML, Java, Unix, C#, .NET

  • Significant experience in Business Process Management BPM; Strong ability to digest and convey business process and rules

  • Strong design and analysis skills for assessing both technical and business impacts

  • Thought leader; ability to anticipate architectural and business risks and propose creative and innovative solutions

  • Prior experience interfacing with various partners, including vendors, offshore development teams, and internal groups

  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, influencing, prioritization, decision- making and conflict resolution skills

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" .

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-Other Specialty Engineering-6+ yrs

Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018

Expiration Date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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