Charles Schwab Sr. Staff-Software Application Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

Description:

Fort Worth - TX, TX13601F, 13601 North Freeway, 76177

Anders Bjerkhoel

20180403-2264

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 has been a leader in financial services for over four decades, working to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable to all. Driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity, we’re committed to providing an environment that respects and appreciates the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. Our goal, as seen through clients' eyes, is that Schwab continuously improves on being a premier financial service provider through best in class service, technology, products, people and advice. Schwab Technology Services (STS) is responsible for Schwab's development and use of information technology, including all client and business, telecommunications, management and operations technologies. Our work supports and spans every line of business within Schwab. From our web site to wireless, call centers to branches, STS demonstrates leadership through innovative solutions and superior technology that provide our clients with world-class service. The IT Service Automation organization provides the enterprise with operational tooling for monitoring and managing Schwab's electronic services, supporting systems, and components.

What you’ll do:

You’ll serve as a strong and versatile software engineer to drive software product architecture and standards across multiple languages and frameworks including Python, C#/.Net or Java, and other tools. You’ll exercise your familiarity with highly available client server software architecture across multiple browser and rich client platforms and technologies in product planning, staff mentoring, and hands on development. You’ll have the opportunity to see the tools you develop change the way Schwab’s technology teams manage our systems.

What you have:

We are looking for adaptable, talented developers who relish the opportunity to see their code make a difference.

  • Expert in a programming language including Python, .NET (C#) or Java (8+ years);

  • Expertise in source control, unit testing, and agile methodologies is paramount;

  • Experience in Enterprise System Monitoring a plus;

  • Proven experience in Splunk or an equivalent logging/indexing solution;

  • Experience designing multi-tier back-end systems and services;

  • Must be capable of clearly articulating complex technical issues to all levels of the organization;

  • Experience creating software architecture/design documents, effective presentations with diagrams and positively influencing the organization in the right technology direction;

  • Ability to keep current technology trends and innovations and bring new techniques to your team and projects;

  • Highly motivated self-starter and team player;

  • Must be passionate about technology and committed to continual improvement;

  • Great problem solver with ability to quickly identify bottlenecks, potential problems in multi-process, multi-threaded code;

  • Excellent verbal and written communication 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 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-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Ft Worth, TX - Westlake

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018

Expiration Date: Friday, June 1, 2018

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