Charles Schwab Sr. Staff-Software Applications Engineer in Lone Tree, Colorado

Description:

Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124

Anders Bjerkhoel

20180807-5003

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 Corporate Systems team in Charles Schwab’s IT organization is looking for a motivated Senior Software Developer to provide technical leadership on our suite of Securities Lending applications, including internal applications and vendor solutions. Working closely with our business partners, the successful candidate will bring a variety of skills to bear to lead technical efforts, communicate effectively with various teams, and deliver quality software in an agile development environment. In addition to providing guidance with the enhancement and maintenance of existing systems, the successful candidate will assume a technical leadership role in ground-up development and will participate directly in the evolution of system architecture and ongoing modernization efforts.

What you’ll do:

  • Take point on critical project, enhancement and other development endeavors

  • Engage with variety of staff: BSAs, Product Owners, Architects, Developers, QA, Management

  • Build and maintain strong relationships and partnerships with team members and stakeholders

  • Lead and promote the Scrum Teams and overall Agile maturity efforts

  • Lead by example and provide direct mentorship to the junior developers on the team

  • Aid in delivering technical strategies and solutions, application development, and end-user services

  • See the big picture but also navigate the details

  • Work collaboratively as a team player to develop mutually acceptable solutions

  • Solve problems and provide support, taking responsibility to make decisions when appropriate

  • Take on diverse set of projects and tasks; be comfortable with vendor integration and internal development

  • Provide crisp and well-understood directives and communication

  • Communicate on a technical and non-technical level to all levels of staff and management

  • Track and manage dependencies across lines of business and platforms

  • Understand applications from a technical and business perspective

  • Thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment ; be comfortable with ambiguity

Wh at you have:

  • Highly skilled and experienced with distributed technologies , primarily C# /.Net, Java and SQL

  • Continuous Integration skills a plus, including BitBucket/Bamboo automated build/deploy solutions

  • Experience with cloud-ready platforms such Pivotal Cloud Foundry

  • A track record identifying and managing issues, risks and dependencies

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Excellent relationship management and mediation skills, with a knack for weighing multiple stakeholder perspectives and driving timely and effective decision-making

  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, prioritization, organization, and influencing skills

  • Familiarity with the financial services domain or a strong desire to learn about the industry

  • Experience in an Agile development environment desired

  • Team player with strong collaborative qualities and a positive demeanor

  • Ability to listen and encourage thoughts, opinions, and discussions where needed

  • Bachelors or Masters degree

What you’ll get:

  • C omprehensive 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: CO - Lone Tree, TX - Ft Worth

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Friday, August 10, 2018

Expiration Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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