Charles Schwab Database Developer/Analyst in Westlake, Texas


Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616

Naren Barve


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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.

Our Opportunity:

As a Database Developer and Analyst, you will be immersed in a collaborative, innovative, and technically challenging environment. You will be responsible for database development, data analysis of Oracle and Mongo data, ETL development using tools like Informatica or Pivotal Spring Data Flow, ensuring data quality between source and target systems, analytics (e.g. Tableau) and data modeling.We're looking for team members that are eager to learn and implement new technologies and provide outstanding database solutions.

What you’ll do:

As a Database Developer and Analyst, you will be responsible for helping to deliver quality technology and software initiatives by:

  • Participating in data architecture and data integration design discussions

  • Collaborating with business partners on data issues

  • Partnering with application developers on designs, models and best in class implementation taking into account non-functional requirements

  • Interacting with experts from across Schwab in different support organizations and business groups

  • Being a member of Agile team(s) that focuses on delivering what the client needs

  • Leading design and development of data quality and data drift detection software

  • Implementing data integration ETL in Informatica and Spring Data Flow

  • Using data quality analysis tools and producing reports as needed

  • Providing production support for data issues, including data fixes across platforms

  • Engaged in efforts to analyze data models, data interfaces, and dependencies of the current data platform.

  • Working closely with DBAs, data analysts, developers, and production support to identify and fix data issues that cross platforms.

What you have:

As a team member you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Strong understanding of database concepts and development technologies (ideally both SQL and No SQL)

  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills, coupled with a desire to take on responsibilities; solutions oriented

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain complex data issues in business terminology

  • Ability to effectively handle multiple, competing, high-priority projects with varying deadlines

  • Experience interfacing with business partners at various levels

  • Demonstrated ability to understand the business functions that data supports

  • Ability to work independently as a member of an Agile scrum team

  • Track record of being detailed oriented; a self-starter having deliverables with minimal defects

  • Demonstrated experience with data modeling and performance tuning of Oracle SQL queries

  • Demonstrated experience with Mongo DB.

  • Must be able to quickly grasp complex concepts and learn new technologies

  • Experience supporting production operations in a high-availability environment

  • Be a role model and a leader on the team

  • Skills

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or a related field

  • Strong database development skills gained through 3+ years hands on experience with relational database development using stored procedures, PL/SQL, and SQL primarily in Oracle

  • Development experience in a No SQL database environment, preferably with MongoDB

  • Experience in working with high volume production systems in multi data center distributed environments

  • Extensive experience writing complex SQL to identify data quality and synchronization issues

  • Proficiency in performance tuning using explain plans and baselines

  • Prior experience with Informatica Power Center and/or Spring Data Flow desired

  • Prior experience with Unix/Linux Shell scripting (Korn Shell (KSH), BASH, etc.) required

  • Prior experience with data quality tools like Informatica DVO or Oracle EDQ desired

  • Prior experience with job scheduling systems (ESP, Autosys, Cron, etc.) a plus

  • Prior experience with object oriented languages like Java or C# or Apex a plus

  • Experience working with a CRM system, like a plus

  • Prior experience with Hadoop a plus

  • Prior experience with Splunk a plus

  • Prior exposure to the financial industry a plus

  • Prior Agile development experience highly desired

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" .

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-DBA-2-5 yrs

Position Located In:TX - Westlake


Job Type:Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Expiration Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018

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