Charles Schwab Sr. Software Applications Engineer - Full Stack in Austin, Texas


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

William North


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:

As a member of the Portfolio Management Technology team, you will be immersed in a collaborative, innovative, and technically challenging environment. We're looking for leaders who are enthusiastic about learning new and existing technologies in order to provide exceptional software solutions. The role will require a high level of responsibility but have a support structure necessary for development growth. Strong work ethic, design and development skills, strong problem solving and the ability to partner with business and technologists across the organization is required .

What you’ll do:

The Full Stack Tech Lead will be part of a development team responsible for building enterprise web-based applications within the Product Development and Engineering organization. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of successfully building and supporting enterprise web applications. The candidate will focus his/her efforts leading the design and development for scrum teams. These scrum teams will be building full stack applications for independent financial advisors using PaaS, SOA architecture and distributed databases.

We're looking for technology leaders who are enthusiastic about learning new and existing technologies in order to provide exceptional software solutions. The role will require a high level of responsibility yet has a support structure necessary for development growth

What you have:

  • Bachelors in Science in Computer Science or Masters in Computer Science

  • 7+ years demonstrated real world experience in enterprise web application development

  • 7+ years demonstrated real world experience in object oriented languages such as C#, Java, or C++ 7+ years demonstrated real world experience in software engineering principles, such as software design patterns

  • Proficient in writing server-side application logic in Java or another JVM-based environment

  • Deep understanding of Java API integration technologies and practical experience

  • Experience with Java microservices in Spring Cloud and Spring Boot

  • Prior hands-on experience in developing and deploying micro-services solutions on cloud infrastructure

  • Experience building cloud ready applications using SAAS/PASS concepts in AWS, Azure, GCP or similar cloud infrastructure

  • Knowledge and experience in RESTful service design and implementation

  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills

  • Experience mentoring and guiding junior developers

  • A yearning to leverage technology to build products that "wow" users

  • Strong problem solving and the ability to partner with business and technologists across the organization are required

Preferred Skills:

  • Deep JavaScript and/or framework experience required, i.e. AngularJS, Ember, jQuery, Backbone

  • Experience in database principles, such as SQL, Oracle, MongoDB or Hadoop

  • Experience with continuous integration development environment

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-Mainframe (Systems Prog/App Dev)-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Expiration Date: Tuesday, January 1, 2019

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