Charles Schwab Technical Product Owner- Stock Plan Services in Lone Tree, Colorado
Lone Tree - CO, DENR1, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124
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 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.
The Stock Plan Services Product Management team is currently looking for an experienced product owner with an extensive background in Agile methodologies. Stock Plan Services provides equity compensation recordkeeping and brokerage services to corporate clients and their employees. The Product Management team is responsible for the welfare of the SPS product suite and sets the priorities for the product roadmap.
What you’ll do:
Develop products by identifying potential enhancements and/or new features, conduct market research, generate product requirements, determine timetables, and assist with developing marketing strategies
Determine customers' needs and desires by having a deep understanding and empathy for the end user
Maintain product roadmap, train internal business partners, and participate in client-facing events to discuss new product features and ongoing product development
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional organizations
Investigate and validate reported product issues to assess risk and exposure and ultimately provide input on prioritization
Coordinate system testing including User Acceptance Testing and production checkout of software code releases
What you have:
5+ years’ product management experience
5+ years working in an Agile environment
Strong business analysis skills, multi-tasking capabilities, and ability to troubleshoot issues
High attention to detail and the ability to see things through from concept to implementation
Passion for the user experience and the ability to see things from a user perspective
Ability to provide on-time delivery of project deliverables
Ability and desire to effectively and efficiently work in a collaborative team environment
Experience participating in cross functional projects, with an emphasis on systems, technologies, business process redesign and/or impact to field and customer service
Excellent written and oral communication skills Intermediate/Advanced skills with MS Office suites
BA/BS degree required
Certified Equity Professional (CEP) certification desired
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
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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.
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Product Development-6+ yrs
Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Expiration Date: Friday, June 1, 2018