Charles Schwab Business Systems Analyst - Margins and Trading Platform in Lone Tree, Colorado

Description:

Lone Tree - CO, DENR2, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124

Toni L Pohle

20170620-3160

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 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 Trading Platform Strategy and Support team is responsible for facilitating the modernization of Schwab's trading platform and for maintaining the viability of Schwab's trading systems. The team also applies its business and technical expertise to ensure the integrity of the Schwab Trading platform by participating in design, test and certification activities. We are currently offering the opportunity for a Business Systems Analyst to join our team.

What you’ll do:

  • Function as a Business Analyst across multiple Brokerage Accounting and Trading systems including, but not limited to work on margin requirements, including option pairing, portfolio margin, futures, and other related projects

  • Take a detail oriented approach to requirements gathering while challenging business partners to improve process and eliminate waste

  • Work with multiple business and technology stakeholders to understand project requirements and their cross functional impact

  • Act as a platform owner, creating and executing a vision that builds capabilities aligned with business strategy

  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise and on-boarding guidance to multiple Business Analysts across projects as they compile detailed requirements across projects

  • Be a decision driver when working with the business in creating efficient, scalable workflow management systems

  • Facilitate technical and business communication, provide context and establish priority for systems changes

  • Orchestrate cross functional dependencies, risks and ensure successful delivery of multi-year programs

  • Document, review and moderate Stories for projects while providing a critical eye to the content, presentation and level of detail

  • Participate in QA and UAT sessions to ensure adherence to requirements and usability

What you have:

  • A minimum of 5 years business systems analyst experience managing large, complex and cross functional projects. Emphasis on systems, technologies, business process redesign, and knowledge of technical environments

  • Ability to quickly analyze and comprehend complex, cross platform business needs and translate them into solutions

  • Ability to translate between technical and business concepts and solution.

  • Ability to see and communicate the big picture to help provide context for detailed requirements and plans

  • Ability to quickly learn complex new systems and identify areas of risk and dependencies

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including the ability to accurately document and review complex cross-functional business flows

  • A Self-starter who is highly functional in a multi-location environment. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence decisions and resolve conflicts

  • Financial and/or trading background is preferred

  • Strong working experience in Scrum methodologies with detailed insight into Agile processes and ceremonies

  • Prior working knowledge of JIRA or any related Scrum tools

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 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.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: Analyst/Strategy-2-5 yrs, Project Management-2-5 yrs, Product Development-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin, AZ - Phoenix, CO - Lone Tree

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Brokerage Operations & Trading

Activation Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Expiration Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

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