Charles Schwab .Net Developer - Portfolio Management in CSIM in Lone Tree, Colorado
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Charles Schwab Investment Management (CSIM) Technology is part of the Schwab Technology Services (STS) organization which is responsible for the company’s use of information technology including all telecommunications, operations and client and business applications.
CSIM Technology is aligned to support the technology needs of Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (CSIM) which is the investment advisor for Schwab’s proprietary mutual funds, referred to as the Schwab Funds; and it includes Schwab’s exchange-traded funds, referred to as the Schwab ETFs™. With over $265bn in assets under management, of which $255bn are managed on a discretionary basis and approximately $11bn on a non-discretionary basis CSIM is the 3rd largest provider of index funds and the 7th largest provider of money market funds.
This Staff position within CSIM Technology reports to the Sr. Manager and will provide technical expertise for the Portfolio Management technology team. The individual will play a key role in developing solutions sponsored by the Chief Investment Officers and Investment Teams.
What you’ll do:
This is a developer role based in Denver, CO, working across the software development lifecycle across the business product areas. It will include building and realizing the strategy for the teams to support the dynamic needs of the CSIM business.
This role includes building the platform to support portfolio management with a focus on improving the software quality, platform and technology service provided to the CSIM business.
In addition to the functional responsibilities within the technology organization, the role will include playing a pivotal role in the development of the front office technology platforms with a focus to build proprietary applications where a competitive advantage can be gained and integrating and managing industry leading vendor software to provide a cohesive, flexible platform which can scale effectively for future business growth.
What you have:
This role requires a highly motivated, organized and experienced developer with pride of ownership reflected through clean design, code quality and a disciplined software development approach.
Qualifications & Experience
A university degree from a well-respected academic institution; advanced degrees in Information management, Computer Science, Business Administration and/or other professional certifications are a plus
At least five years’ experience participating in the software development lifecycle leveraging the latest methodologies and industry applicable technologies
Proven record of delivering technology solutions within agreed upon timeframes
Substantiated experience on supporting junior staff and helping promote a high performance work environments
Skilled communicator and negotiator with exceptional written, verbal, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Shows a commitment to high ethical standards and integrity and demonstrates this through action
Excellent written communication, presentation and facilitation skills
Inquisitive, analytical, a strategic thinker, proactive and solutions-oriented
High-energy, positive, entrepreneurial in spirit while goal-oriented and results-driven
Self-starter; takes initiative and can work independently
Well-organized and disciplined with high attention to detail
Direct, plain-spoken; conveys a genuine/authentic demeanor
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
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Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree