Charles Schwab Sr Development DBA in Phoenix, Arizona


Phoenix - AZ, PHX4701A, 4701 E Francisco Dr, 85044-5365

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:

The Stock Plan Services Technology team is responsible for building applications to support the equity compensation business. These solutions are essential to manage company’s equity compensation plans, taxation, reporting, and much more. We are seeking a Senior Development DBA to manage our databases that run our business.

What you’ll do:

We have an exciting role for a Senior Development DBA who is up for helping us deliver transformational applications. We are looking for a self-motivated Development DBA who is experienced in various aspects of administration and development across different database products to tackle the following objectives:

  • Provide support to our production data operations team by reviewing data update scripts

  • Partner with our application engineering team by creating and modifying schemas, reviewing sql queries, building stored procedures, reviewing code to understand impacts to database usage and performance

  • Investigate production issues

  • Proactively identify and address database performance issues

  • Partner with other technology organizations within Schwab to define segregation of duties and identify responsible parties for various tasks

  • Provide oversight and guidance for the Unified Data Model project

  • Analyze and assist with a conversion from Oracle to MSSQL over the next 2 years

  • Routinely refresh, sanitize and scrub data from production environments into QA and Development environments

  • Lead the implementation of scripts to automate routine database management functions

  • Build relationships with technical partners across the organization

  • Ensure stored and transmitted data meets Schwab’s security and encryption policies

  • Learn the business of Stock Plan Services @ Charles Schwab & Co

  • Provide 2nd tier on-call support for troubleshooting and analysis for production issues

  • Proactively engage technical and business partners to overcome roadblocks and resolve issues

What you have:

  • 8+ years’ experience in IT 6+ years Oracle and Microsoft SQL DBA experience

  • You will have worked as a technical leader effectively implementing world class solutions

  • You will have successfully managed a highly tuned Oracle database implementation

  • You have been a leader in major Oracle version upgrades

  • You will have effectively communicated with both technical and business partners

  • You are able to make things happen without being told what to do

  • You are a self-starter and are willing to dig in and learn

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a similar field

  • Must have experience with Oracle 11g (12c a plus), grid/ASM, RAC, compression, partitioning, data guard and high availability techniques.

  • Application coding skills desired in at least one of the following languages – Java, PERL, Python, C#, Shell Scripting, Ruby, Etc

  • Minimum of 2 years of Linux proficiency (as a power user and administrator)

  • Experience with modern 24x7 production environments is a plus

  • Experience with database replication and scaling issues is a big plus

  • Understands business strategy and cascades business intelligence needs to the database level

  • Willingness to work flexible / odd hours (as needed)

  • Successful experience working in a team environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Expert in SQL and at a minimum intermediate PL/SQL

  • MongoDB experience 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" .

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?: Yes

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: IT-DBA-6+ yrs

Position Located In: AZ - Phoenix, TX - Dallas, TX - Westlake

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Friday, June 30, 2017

Expiration Date: Sunday, October 1, 2017

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