Charles Schwab Mobile Developer in Austin, Texas
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 https://www.aboutschwab.com/press/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.
Schwab has been doing in-house, native iOS development for several years but every business channel in Schwab is increasing their presence on the mobile platform. We are looking to grow a high performing, engaged mobile development team that is passionate about delivering an excellent mobile experience for our users, from checking account balances to complex trading, Schwab’s ever growing mobile user base is asking for more features and more and interesting visualizations and interactions. Come join the team and make your mark on a highly distributed, visible and valued product.
What you’ll do:
Prepare specifications, design, develop and support mobile applications and prepare documentation per Schwab mobile best practices.
Assess and optimize designs through review, evaluation tools and analysis to ensure appropriate user experiences for phones and tablets.
Create and perform unit testing for the spectrum of mobile devices.
Build iOS apps, support the mobile systems in production and resolve and troubleshoot technical problems.
Prepare documentation for new development work while maintaining Schwab development standards.
What you have:
3+ years of software development experience including 3+ years of iOS
1+ years of Swift based application development
Experience in writing unit tests using the XCTest Framework
Must have a depth of knowledge in the mobile language and ability to ramp up on new languages quickly
Experience using the native SDK's and comfortable working across platforms
Ability to develop compelling user experiences while meeting the needs of the mobile users
Understanding of technical issues, designs, best practices
Great interpersonal and communication skills
Enterprise development experience highly desirable
Strong interpersonal, negotiation, facilitation, analytic, problem-solving, influencing, prioritization, decision-making and conflict resolution skills
Ability to identify stakeholders, assess their needs and manage their expectations through effective communication
Excellent written/verbal communication skills
What you’ll get:
Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions
Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer
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.
Position Located In: TX - Austin