Charles Schwab Associate Staff Engineer in Lone Tree, Colorado

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.

Our Opportunity:

This position is for a software applications engineer position responsible for implementing unique solutions that support our business within a highly distributed .Net application infrastructure and a Microsoft platform integration infrastructure. The Sales and Service Technology organization is forward leaning that follow agile methodologies. The position will be responsible for design, implementation, automated testing, and tier II support of the applications within the Sales and Service Technology portfolio. This position will interact with business stakeholders and technology counterparts across many areas of Schwab. In addition, this position requires 24 x 7 Tier II oversight of production support for all related systems.

What you’ll do:

Work closely with engineering team staff and agile team members. Provide creative problem solving through the application of technology in a highly dynamic business environment. Implement software to meet business requirements for high transaction, fault tolerant, 24x7x365 applications. Provide expertise in web based, distributed, and cloud based computing application development.

What you have:

  • 1 - 2 years’ experience working with distributed applications across the full development and operational support life cycle

  • Familiarity with all components of the Microsoft Technology Stack, .NET as well as Microsoft Platform Integration using VBA

  • Experience with Oracle and SQL Server database technologies

  • Strong agile team member, with a proven track record as a technology contributor

  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams, working collaboratively across team boundaries

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task on different projects

  • Working knowledge of the Agile/Scrum development methodology

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: CO - Lone Tree