Charles Schwab Software Applications Engineer in Austin, Texas
Austin - TX, AUSTIND, 12301 Research Blvd, 78759
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.
The Schwab Advisor Center Technology team is responsible for leading a coordinated technology approach to developing and maintaining one of Schwab’s primary digital channels.
We are looking for a motivated developer to join our Alerts applications team.
What you’ll do:
As a member of the development team you will participate in the design and implementation of java applications and .NET web services, and mentor junior staff working on the platforms.
You will also participate in various software engineering projects using advanced development patterns and component-based architecture.
You must actively collaborate with the team in ongoing product development, including design, development, review, integration, test, and deployment activities.
You must have the ability to be self-directed and able to work with an extended, distributed team to deliver products in a timely manner.
Finally, you should be comfortable in a fast-paced development environment that continually embraces the latest technologies and techniques.
You should possess a keen knowledge, desire, and passion to produce usable and scalable software using advanced development technologies. As a developer you will leverage primarily Java technologies to deliver a world-class customer experience.
What you have:
3-5 Years of Software Development Experience in Java
Proficiency with Java, Maven, Spring, HTML/CSS, XML, (Experience with Websphere Application Server / Rational Application Developer a plus)
Experience with .NET, C#, SOAP and RESTful web services using WCF and WebApi/MVC
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
Ability to independently work as a contributing member in a high-paced and focused team
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to thrive in a flexible and fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations
Knowledge of Agile/Scrum development is a plus
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-Other Specialty Engineering-2-5 yrs
Position Located In: TX - Austin
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Expiration Date: Monday, January 1, 2018