Charles Schwab Senior Staff Front End Web Developer in Austin, Texas

Description:

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

Naren Barve

20180125-502

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:

The CET Strategic Initiatives team at Charles Schwab is a leading edge organization using modern approaches for developing and delivering web applications. We are looking for a talented full-stack web developer to join the front-end Move Money team. This individual should be a technical leader and have a passion for keeping up-to-date and using cutting-edge web technologies to build interactive web applications.

What you’ll do:

You will work in a fast-paced, customer focused environment that continually embraces the latest technologies and techniques. You will interact with technology and business partners to develop responsive, scalable, single page applications (SPA) using Angular. You will be responsible for providing vision, design, and leadership to the technology teams. You will provide documentation, promote best practices, perform code reviews, provide performance and security analysis, provide guidance to team members, and contribute to coding/testing.

What you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

  • A minimum of 8 years of professional software development experience

  • Experience as a technical lead and a desire to mentor peers and junior staff

  • Expert proficiency in web based development languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Typescript, jQuery, .NET/C#

  • Significant experience with Angular v2.0 or above

  • Experience with the following:

  • Web API and RESTful services

  • Web Accessibility

  • Responsive Design and Single Page Applications (SPA)

  • Application performance tuning and capacity planning

  • A passion for including automated unit tests in your development process

  • Knowledge of design patterns and SOLID principles

  • Understanding of Agile/Lean software development principles along with experience participating in agile projects

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with pairing, TDD & BDD

  • Knowledge of Web Content Management Systems

  • Experience in developing against NoSQL systems like MongoDB

  • Knowledge of financial services or banking

Personal Attributes:

  • A passion for continuous improvement in both technology and process

  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Self-motivated, quick learner who can manage multiple projects with minimal direction

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. 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-Distributed and Web Development-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Expiration Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018

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