Charles Schwab Associate Software Development Engineer in Westlake, Texas

Description:

Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616

Michelle Rocke

20170530-2730

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.

Our Opportunity:

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

  • JavaScript framework knowledge and/or experience such as AngularJS

  • 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.

Job Specifications

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

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Friday, June 16, 2017

Expiration Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017

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