Charles Schwab Service Desktop Solutions Architect in Lone Tree, Colorado

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:

You'll be a part of the Service Desktop Technology team: A group of thought leaders responsible for developing applications serving our internal representatives.

Other duties including: Leading design discussions and mentoring engineers on proper solutions. Publishing and presenting to technology leaders and business executives. Providing thought leadership around technical solutions. Review, comment and contribute to the firm's overall technology strategy.

What you’ll do:

You will be responsible for design and architecture guidance across Schwab's suite of Service Desktop solutions, including desktop, web and server applications. You'll work closely with other technologists to define the Service Desktop technology strategy for the firm.

What you have:

  • Ability to define and present a vision for the future of the Schwab Service Desktop

  • Leadership qualities which engineers recognize and respect

  • Good judgment and the ability to handle stressful situations

  • Broad knowledge of the distributed technology space: languages, frameworks (including Angular), techniques, industry trends, etc.

  • Deep knowledge of REST and the Web Services space.

  • Deep knowledge of one or more languages C/C++, C#, Angular and Java.

  • Some knowledge and experience with server side .NET.

  • Some knowledge and experience with client side Angular.

  • Knowledgeable and experienced with systems integration.

  • Knowledge and experience with cloud platform environments.

  • Ability (and preference) to work in an Agile environment.

  • Ability to work with engineers and executives.

  • A software engineering background.

  • Skill with Visio and PowerPoint preferred

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: CO - Lone Tree