Charles Schwab Associate Software Development Engineer in Westlake, Texas
Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616
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.
This role is on the Integrated Client Team and is part of the Schwab Technology Services organization. You will be part of a multi-year development effort to modernize the Offer/Order (O2) system and will work with a highly talented team of technical professionals focusing on Java, Cloud, web services, and OO development. The team will be using Agile methodologies for overall roject implementation. It requires highly motivated and focused developers curious to build new and innovative solutions for our Clients.
What you’ll do:
Design and develop the next generation solutions for Schwab Clients and Advisors
Search out and evangelize new and emerging technologies including open source tools
Implement continuous integration and deployment strategies leveraging tools like Jenkins with a DevOps philosophy
Ensure the highest quality software is developed, delivered and maintained
Work effectively as a member of self-organized Agile Teams
What you have:
Coursework and/or 1-3 years’ experience in:
Object oriented languages, preferably Java.
Microsoft technologies such as .Net
Software engineering principles such as software design patterns
Database principles such as SQL, Oracle, MongoDB or Hadoop
Knowledge and/or experience in web service design and implementation
Understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle
Strong interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent written/verbal communication skills
Curiosity to understand and leverage new tools and technologies
Strong desire to leverage technology to build products that "wow" users
Excellent team player with the ability to influence and negotiate
Self-motivated as well as creative and efficient in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Masters in Computer Science
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.
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: IT-Distributed and Web Development-less than 2yrs
Position Located In: TX - Westlake
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Friday, June 16, 2017
Expiration Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017