Charles Schwab Technical Director, Enterprise Architecture in Austin, Texas


Austin - TX, AUS1, 2309 Gracy Farms Lane, 78758

Sarah L Timms


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:

Charles Schwab & Co. Inc. is looking to hire an Enterprise Architect as a member of Schwab's Enterprise Architecture team. Close coordination across multiple architecture domains and technology groups, working with peer architecture and technology leaders across the organization. This is a senior architecture leadership position in a centralized Enterprise Architecture team under the direction of the CTO.

What you’ll do:

  • You will be responsible for enterprise architecture definition and elaboration as a member of Schwab's Enterprise Architecture team

  • You will be responsible for defining requirements for, and implementing changes to, Enterprise Architecture processes, methods and frameworks

  • You will coordinate across Application, Technology, Security, Data and other architecture teams in the collaborative creation of target-state architectures and roadmaps for implementation.

  • You will apply your substantial technical experience and expert-level architectural thinking to complex multi-year transformation activities and will directly contribute to strategic programs and projects

What you have:

  • 10-20 years of experience in architecture definition and practices, with a strong application architecture background

  • Extensive experience leading architecture definition for enterprise-level architecture artifacts

  • Demonstrated effectiveness in executive presentation and escalation management

  • Agility to work across multiple levels of the organization from developers to senior managers

  • Demonstrated success and progression as a technology professional in a large commercial enterprise, preferably in financial services or other highly regulated industries

  • Background in consulting roles, strong leadership by influence, adaptability to multiple styles of management and decision authority

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" .

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-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin, TX - Dallas, CO - Lone Tree, CO - Denver, TX - Westlake

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017

Expiration Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017

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