Charles Schwab Solutions Architect - Service and Operations Technology in Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth - TX, TX13601F, 13601 North Freeway, 76177
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.
Technical Director to focus and transform the organization towards the New Service Desktop (service cloud and Schwab.com integration) and App Modernization (42 applications) by providing technical direction, oversight and architecture.
What you’ll do:
Responsible for design and architecture guidance across Schwab's suite of Service and Operations Desktop solutions, including desktop, web and server applications. The team is currently heavily focused across several technology strategies such as micro front ends and Service Cloud. You'll work closely with other technologists to define the Service Desktop technology strategy for the firm. You'll be a part of the Service Desktop Technology team: A group of thought leaders responsible for developing applications serving our internal representatives.
Other duties including: Leading design discussions and mentoring engineers on proper solutions. Publishing and presenting to technology leaders and business executives. Providing thought leadership around technical solutions. Review, comment and contribute to the firm's overall technology strategy.
What you have:
Ability to define and present a vision for the future of the Schwab Service Desktop
Leadership qualities which engineers recognize and respect
Good judgment and the ability to handle stressful situations
Broad knowledge of the distributed technology space: languages, frameworks (including Angular), techniques, industry trends, etc.
Deep knowledge of REST, Web Services space and micro front ends.
Deep knowledge of one or more languages C/C++, C#, Angular and Java.
Some knowledge and experience with server side .NET.
Some knowledge and experience with client side Angular.
Knowledgeable and experienced with systems integration.
Knowledge and experience with cloud platform environments.
Ability (and preference) to work in an Agile environment.
Ability to work with engineers and executives.
A software engineering background.
Skill with Visio and PowerPoint 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
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.
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 - Ft Worth
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Expiration Date: Saturday, September 1, 2018