Charles Schwab Staff Java Development Engineer 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.
The Applications Engineer will work with technical and business partners to design and maintain optimal programming and environment solutions. Solutions will involve research and documenting production environments and architecture, developing and support the tools and processes to gather detailed user requirements, and drive strategic planning discussions with technical, business, and client stakeholders.
What you’ll do:
Work with technical and business experts to create and support optimal production and test environment solutions
Research and document production and test environments and architecture and develop solutions
Develop and support the tools and processes to gather detailed user requirements
Participate in strategic planning discussions with technical, business, and client stakeholders
Identify gaps in processes and services across environments
Review programming and environment changes and raise awareness for potential impacts
Effective and efficient utilization of programming tools
Actively participate in product design and development meetings
Provide direction to less experienced Programmer Analysts
Identify gaps in processes and services across production and test environments
Write efficient, easy to follow technical documentation
Act as liaison between technical and non-technical counterparts
What you have:
At least 5 years of experience with the following: Java, Spring framework, cloud development and Web Services (REST, SOAP)
1+ years' of experience in Cloud deployment in a continuous integration and continuous delivery model
1+ years' of experience with continuous build process using bamboo/bit bucket, git etc.
1+ years experience with .NET framework and programming tools (Visual Studio) and C# is nice to have
Previous work experience of Mainframe environment, including interfaces, tools, and associated technologies
Ability to research and document production and test environments and architecture
Experience in Distributed Databases; SQL, DB2, MongoDB
Experience with Agile methodology
Ability to effectively engage subject matter experts and understand technical topics
Ability to work effectively with technical and business experts
Willingness and ability to learn all aspects of test data management and associated tools
Ability to analyze and solve problems creatively
Ability to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
Ability to work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders including offshore teams
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge of the following tools/software: Batch Processing, Cobol, DB2, and Changeman is a plus
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