Charles Schwab Sr. Staff, Software Applications 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 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.

What you’ll do:

DUTIES: Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. has an opening for a Sr. Staff, Software Applications Engineer in Austin TX. Subject Matter Expert for the technologies and platform. Responsible for overall work backlog. Set technical direction for other CAM Core team members. Supervise and coordinate all work performed by the team members. Work with internal and external clients to design solutions for their authentication and SSO needs. Ensure continuous improvement of technical process for the platform and lead innovation initiatives. Ensure all components of the platform meet quality and security standards by performing frequent architecture and code reviews. Guarantee platform stability and scalability by ensuring that the proper design patterns, multithreading models, and alert/failover mechanisms are implemented at all levels of the platform.

What you have:

Requirements : Bachelor’s degree or foreign degree equivalent in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field and eight years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in job offered, computer programming, technical solutions architecture, or related occupation.

Experience and/or education must include:

  1. J2EE, Javascript, XML, HTML, and SOAP or REST web services

  2. Industry development standards, design patterns, and best-practices;

  3. Technical leadership;

  4. Prototypes and (Proof Of Concept)POC’s to asses alternate technical approaches;

  5. Financial service industry background;

  6. Agile development methodology

  7. Database and performance tuning; and

  8. Design and development of high volume software scalable to 1000s of transactions per minute.

OTHER: Job Site: Austin, TX

Please reference Job ID: 9UBST3 and send resume via mail to: 9800 Schwab Way, Lone Tree, CO 80124, Attn: E. Wells. EOE.

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 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