Charles Schwab Senior Reliability Engineer (SAvE)- Trading Technology in Westlake, Texas

Description:

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

Laura Troy

0620-41709

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:

Charles Schwab has been a leader in financial services for nearly four decades, working to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable to all. Driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity, we’re committed to providing an environment that respects and appreciates the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. Our goal, as seen through clients' eyes, is that Schwab continuously improves on being a premier financial service provider through best in class service, technology, products, people and advice.

The Trading Technology team is responsible for handling Equity/Options/Futures/Fixed Income order management and market data for the entire firm. We are looking for a Senior Reliability Engineer to work in our dynamic and collegiate team.

What you’ll do:

  • Evangelize SRE mindset and solve problems through systematization.

  • Develop high availability and low latency system architectures for Trading runtime.

  • Develop predictive analytics and monitoring for Trading infrastructure.

  • Develop CI/CD orchestration systems to reduce friction for software delivery to production.

  • Develop tools, frameworks and instrumentation to validate and increase rollout success for applications.

  • Real-Time troubleshooting of trading workflows and incorporate feedback to product development.

What you have:

Required Skills:

  • Linux or Windows system administration, troubleshooting and tuning.

  • Development experience in one or more of programming languages such as .net, powershell, java, python, bash.

  • Knowledge of one or more of SQL, NoSQL databases.

  • Knowledge of IP networking including TCP,UDP, DNS, DHCP, firewalls, IP routing, etc.

  • Knowledge of distributed systems and messaging architectures.

  • Working knowledge of Open source tools Kafka, Splunk, Influx, Grafana, etc.

Helpful Skills:

  • Financial services industry experience

  • Agile methodologies

Personal Skills:

  • Strong customer orientation with an affinity to proactively own, communicate, and follow-through projects and issues

  • Extreme sense of ownership to resolve problems in a distributed environment

  • Gritty resolve to dig deeper into technical issues in a complex trading eco-system

  • Well organized, with the ability to express precise and clear in written and verbal forms

  • Strong team orientation and initiative to collaborate with a diverse team

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-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: TX - Westlake

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Expiration Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018

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