Charles Schwab Product Marketing Manager in Austin, Texas

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.

Our Culture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qkic76FWat8

Our Opportunity:

We are looking for a Senior Specialist/Product Manager to work with senior personnel on projects related to the development, enhancement and maintenance of our Automated Marketing Platforms. The person in this position works with a broad set of cross-functional partners across the firm to define overall product direction, support communication strategies, and to ensure marketing effectiveness and efficiency by delivering and supporting high value communication capabilities.

What you’ll do:

  • Act as product lead for communication platform enhancements, integration and evolution; directing and coordinating requirements, project staff and product development activities.

  • Act as platform administrator, providing day to day production support for Marketo and other core platforms.

  • Represent platform and product management business ownership during issue escalations and resolutions

  • Gather and document input from users and stakeholders for future functional changes, identifying short term and long term solutions

  • Partner with stakeholders to act as a liaison between business, technical teams and vendors

  • Help to ensure platforms are aligned with the current communication strategy of our business partners while still continuing to keep an eye toward the future.

What you have:

  • Experience in Marketo and other automated marketing platforms

  • Experience managing and supporting integration between automated marketing platforms and Salesforce as well as other 3 rd party applications

  • Experience working with multichannel delivery methods, including knowledge of print production practices, email deliverability and social

  • Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript

  • Experience defining business rules for complex communication templates

  • Experience using web services – (JSON/XML)

  • Product lifecycle management experience including bringing new products to market, deploying enhancements to existing products and migrating users to new products while retiring old ones

  • Demonstrated success in managing multiple, cross functional platforms with rapid release cycles

  • Experience in developing business process requirements, use cases, use case model, supplementary requirements, and business rules

  • Prior experience interfacing with various partners, including internal business partners, vendors, and offshore development teams

  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, influencing, prioritization, decision- making and conflict resolution skills

  • Ability to think creatively

  • Ability to think in terms of the client/user experience

  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills

In addition, ideal candidates will also have the following desired qualifications:

  • Marketo Certification or equivalent in another like platform.

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent on the job experience

  • Background experience in financial services or other heavily regulated industries

  • 3 or more years business analyst, project management, or product development experience

  • Comfortable with ambiguity, ability to navigate effectively where there is no clear path forward.

  • Ability to be flexible in light of business changes and need to re-focus efforts

  • Experience with InDesign and basic design concepts.

  • Working knowledge of marketing concepts and creative processes.

What you’ll get:

  • Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer

  • 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.

Position Located In: TX - Austin