Charles Schwab Sr. Manager Software Applications in Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth - TX, TX13601F, 13601 North Freeway, 76177
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 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 senior manager you will lead a team of engineers to maintain and enhance the capabilities of the Security Master platform. This role will drive execution against objectives while managing priorities, budgets, staffing and development within the team.The role includes the leadership and management of both full time employees and contractors, including the vendor relationships with partner firms. The role requires a leader who will focus on improving the software quality, platform and technology service in close collaboration with business and other technology teams (architecture, production support, platform services, QA).
What you have:
5+ years of experience running medium to large/complex projects withmultiple dependencies using Agile (Scrum/XP) processes in planning,implementation and support of business application components, including change& release management
Strong technology affinity and experience, as well as attention to detail& the ability to design, execute & maintain strategic goals &metrics. You should possess a broad and deep knowledge of IT/softwaretechnology & trends, domain knowledge and experience in infrastructuresupport, application development, and database administration. Your technologybackground will include: client/server, web services, portal, middleware,operating systems, databases, networking, security & business intelligence.
A strong knowledge of software development, testing, maintenance and support isrequired.
Professional experience leading teams that built distributed scalableenterprise-class applications
Strong background in Java and/or .Net development of server and service based solutions
Experience with Unix, Oracle, MongoDB, messaging and caching technologies
Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
Ability to independently work as a contributing member in a high-paced andfocused team
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to thrive in a flexible and fast-paced environment across multipletime zones and locations
Proven ability to identify, attract, recruit and hire talent, and to build high performing teams
Ability to coach, mentor, and provide direct, timely performance feedback; experience setting direction, tracking progress, and ensuring accountability
Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills.
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-Management/Technical Project Mgmt-6+ yrs
Position Located In: TX - Westlake
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Expiration Date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018