Charles Schwab Sr. Linux Systems Engineer 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 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 Marketing Technologies organization is responsible for all campaign management and marketing automation systems, both cloud and on premise, along with supporting all marketing operations systems such as Marketing Resource Management (MRM) and Digital Asset Management (DAM).

Marketing Technology is looking for an experienced Sr. Linux Systems Engineer to own the overall health and management of server systems and applications used by our Creative Center as well as other key constituents within Schwab. Our environment consists of Macintosh, Windows and Linux hardware and the applications this role would support include custom build solutions and 3rd party applications. Our core applications are LAMP and our focus is will be on Linux, Apache HTTP Server (and/or Tomcat), MySQL and Perl/PHP/Python.

What you’ll do:

The scope of our work includes production support, design and engineering, automation and tuning. This role will providing direction and vision for the continued refinement of the technology support for our business partners. Assessing and applying emerging technologies, practices, and processes and strategizing and executing projects to improve efficiency and innovation.

What you have:

  • 5-7 yrs. RedHat Linux (primary), Solaris, AIX (secondary)

  • Expertise required to compile, package, install, script and configure to support the LAMP environment

  • Ideal candidate will have experience in production support and have worked as a Technical Architect supporting business applications.

  • Excellent analytical skills and in-depth knowledge of Linux and Macintosh operating systems and storage solutions (NAS, SAN, DAS, etc.). Knowledge of hosted (cloud) software solutions (IaaS and PaaS) a plus.

  • Ability to install and configure PHP, MySQL, RAILS, Ruby. Coding level knowledge a plus. Knowledge of .Net, native or HTML5 based mobile development, and IDE's a plus.

  • High-level understanding of Source Control Systems, Content Management Systems, and deployment systems including but not limited to GIT, SVN, WordPress, Webistrano, Capistrano, MongoDB, Puppet.

  • Excellent communication skills and be comfortable working with people at all levels of both the technology and business sides of the organization.

  • Strong organizational skills, flexibility and ability to juggle multiple priorities are required for success in the position.

  • Understanding of big data technologies with experience in Mulesoft is a plus but not required.

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