Charles Schwab Sr. MongoDB DBA/Developer in Raleigh, North Carolina

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 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 Product Development and Engineering (PDE) team is responsible for building applications for retail investors and financial advisors. These solutions are essential to the success of the investor and offer features such as client relationship management, portfolio accounting, trading, data integration, reporting and much more. PDE offers a wide range of technology opportunities for the best and brightest people to grow and demonstrate their skills as they develop leading edge financial applications.

What you’ll do:

The MongoDB Database DBA/developer will work closely with the development teams to implement new features and enhancements on a new application as well as maintenance and support of existing applications in production. The person hired for this role should have strong experience developing against a MongoDB database. This experience should include a deep understanding of proper queries for NoSQL databases, experience with sharding using MongoDB, and practical hands on experience tuning database collections and shards to achieve top performance.

What you have:

  • 2+ years of experience with MongoDB database development. The candidate should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the differences between typical relational and NoSQL database development and access methodologies. Experience should include collection creation, access method tuning, sharding implementation, index creation, and debugging query execution to obtain top database performance.

  • 5+ years experience as an MS SQL database developer. This should include extensive work experience with table design, index utilization, query plan analysis, and a deep understanding of how MS SQL works in order to provide top notch performance from complex queries.

  • 3+ years of hands on experience developing .NET C# applications. This position is not a C# programming position but the right candidate will have some hands on C# development experience in order to understand how developers use C# to access both MS SQL and NoSQL databases.

  • Strong written and verbal communications, teamwork, and problem-solving skills are necessary.

  • Ability to interact and communicate successfully with business partners and technology teams

  • Capability to mentor staff on MongoDB best practices

  • Very strong object oriented design skills with proven track record of well-engineered design.

  • Self-starter who can grasp difficult concepts and large architectures quickly

  • Strong estimation skills with ability to provide reasonable estimates

  • Experience with unit testing and history of successful interaction with a QA group

  • Experience developing hosted client server applications

  • BS or MS in computer science or related technical field


  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies is a plus.

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

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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: NC - Raleigh