Charles Schwab Staff-Information Systems Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

Description:

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

Anders Bjerkhoel

20180330-2165

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:

The Technology and Operations Solutions group is looking for a Systems Engineer to help develop monitoring solutions for the many enterprise-class systems and applications that exist within the company, thereby enabling support teams and business groups to know the behavior of applications/systems they support and improve the value/service we deliver to our customers.

What you’ll do:

  • Design and implement monitoring solutions for Windows and Linux based systems and applications spanning all of Schwab's enterprise information technology systems;

  • Provide guidance to help manage monitoring tools including problem identification/resolution, performance analysis, configuration and change management, and documentation. Help provide forward-looking enhancements to enable these systems to operate more efficiently;

  • Document monitoring design and implementation processes (and delegate to others on the team);

  • Own the continual improvement of processes/solutions for customer service delivery or monitoring tool management;

  • Work closely with monitoring, automation, system, and application architects to research, provide input into and implement monitoring solutions/tools;

  • Train other technicians on monitoring design and implementation, and monitoring system management as needed;

  • Create reports and provide operational metrics on monitoring system health and performance.

What you have:

  • Strong experience in a high-level programming language such as Java, .NET, or Python to build tools and/or applications (5+ years);

  • Strong understanding and experience with the Unix/Linux operating systems (RedHat Enterprise Linux preferred) (5+ years);

  • Strong understanding of the Windows Server operating system (2003 to 2012) (5+ years);

  • Experience on an site reliability engineering (SRE) or formal software engineering team a plus;

  • Familiar with agile methodologies including Scrum and Kanban frameworks (Atlassian Jira experience a plus) ;

  • Fluent in one or more of the following Linux scripting languages/tools: Korn, Bash, awk, sed, grep, ssh (5+ years)

  • Experience in one or more of the following Windows scripting languages: Batch and/or PowerShell (5+ years)

  • Experience with enterprise level system management (thousands of systems spanning data centers) required;

  • Ability to effectively and professionally communicate complex ideas and concepts;

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-Other Specialty Engineering-2-5 yrs, IT-Communications/Networking-2-5 yrs, IT-Distributed and Web Development-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: TX - Westlake

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Friday, May 18, 2018

Expiration Date: Friday, June 29, 2018

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