Charles Schwab Software Applications Engineer in Austin, Texas

Description:

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

Sruti Patel

20180326-2030

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.

What you’ll do:

  • As a member of or the production support team your responsibilities will include monitoring our platforms’ availability, performance, and deep triaging of incidents, and supporting our development, technology and business partners’ needs. This position requires a high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with coworkers and business partners.

What you have:

Required:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in an application/production support team and a degree in Computer Information Systems.

  • Must demonstrate strong problem solving skills and the willingness to learn new technologies.

  • Knowledge and experience with Windows 2008/2012/2016 operating systems, SQL, IIS. General knowledge of Windows infrastructure, Active Directory, Powershell and Server administration. Scripting experience (strongly desired)

  • Experience supporting a multi domain web platform, IIS, .NET applications.

  • Familiarity with C#, .NET framework, ASP.NET development, jQuery, JavaScript and JavaScript libraries such as backbone.js and require.js, AJAX, and HTML/CSS.

  • Experience with a software development IDE such as Visual Studio

  • Knowledge of Model-View-Controller (MVC) architecture (and the emerging MVVM)

  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum development

  • Conceptual understanding and/or working knowledge of Web Content Management Systems are a plus

  • Experience using Splunk Enterprise, monitoring and analyzing IT systems, website and application environments. Building operational and business metric dashboards and reports.

  • Experience using Keynote and Gomez monitoring website performance and availability (Strongly desired)

  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills. Ability to independently work as a contributing member in a high-paced and focused team. Good verbal and written communication skills Ability to thrive in a flexible and fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline.

Preferred:

Previous experience administering mission critical application environments that require 100% uptime is preferred, as is a working knowledge of web based application development.

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-Other Specialty Engineering-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin

Education: HS/GED

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Monday, April 23, 2018

Expiration Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018

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