Charles Schwab Program Director- Data Management in Austin, Texas


Austin - TX, AUS1, 2309 Gracy Farms Lane, 78758

Charles Ott Jones


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 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.

What you’ll do:

  • Transition Schwab’s IT Data Management technology initiatives, both in-flight and planned, into a well-defined, carefully executed enterprise program.

  • Develop and execute enterprise-wide change management, communication, and training plans for data management technology.

  • Grow a team of analysts to design and execute IT data management processes relating metadata, data quality, systems development lifecycle (SDLC) integration, and associated tool training and documentation.

  • Supplement project management as needed in the early stages of the program including agile project management activities within the scope of the program.

  • Build solid working relationships with key technology and business partners to ensure the program meets their needs.

Required Skills:

  • 12+ years of experience delivering technology projects

  • 3+ years of data management experience (including data governance, metadata management, data quality execution)

  • Proven track record of delivering large, cross-division or enterprise projects

  • Solid analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Consistent attention to detail

  • Excellent customer facing, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Strong desire to work in a fast paced, exiting, growing, environment and make it a success

Preferred Skills:

  • B.S in Computer Science or other related area desired

  • Experience with data management tools such as Collibra Data Governance Center, IBM Information Governance Catalog, and Oracle Enterprise Data Quality a plus

  • Experience delivering projects via agile methodology preferred

  • Management experience preferred

  • Experience within the financial services industry preferred

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

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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. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: IT-Management/Technical Project Mgmt-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Friday, May 18, 2018

Expiration Date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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