Charles Schwab Associate Software Engineer in Lone Tree, Colorado
Lone Tree - CO, DENR2, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124
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.
The Advisor Services Technology (AST) team is responsible for leading a coordinated technology approach to developing and maintaining Schwab’s primary digital channels. Our goal is to create a seamless experience across our mobile, web and downloadable platforms that are powerful yet simple for our customers to use.
As a subdomain of the AST Team, this opportunity is a position in the Schwab Intelligent Integration-Gateway for SalesForce team, which is responsible for building technology to support multiple internal teams such as Customer Services and Advisor Services to empower our business success. As a member of the AST Team, you will be the 70/30 SalesForce Developer / full stack developer for the Gateway for SalesForce team.
What you’ll do:
We are looking for a motivated full stack developer in a C-based language and some SalesForce development skills to join our web applications team. This individual should have a passion for the user experience and leading-edge visualizations and interactions.
As a associate member of the engineering team, you will participate in the design and implementation of SalesForce using modern web technologies. You will also participate in various software engineering projects using advanced development patterns and component-based architecture.
You must actively collaborate with the team in ongoing product development, including design, development, review, integration, test, and deployment activities. You must have the ability to be self-directed and able to work with an extended, distributed team to deliver products in a timely manner.
Finally, you should be comfortable in a fast-paced development environment that continually embraces the latest technologies and techniques.
What you have:
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related
field OR related practical experience 1-3 years’ of professional experience in
software development with experience in at least one modern object-oriented
programming language such as C# or Java or C++.
Ability to fully support all development phases of the software development lifecycle (SDLC) requirements, robust design, and implementation
All aspects of testing (unit, functional, integration, end-to-end) Production implementation and support Participation in review and governance activities
Must be a critical thinker and solutions-oriented analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently and to effectively interact and collaborate with all types of stakeholders, both technical and business, peers and management Detailed oriented self-starter
Salesforce development with APEX, Force, and Lightning, but not required for application.
Experience with agile framework and being a part of a scrum team.
Experience tuning and maximizing performance for high volume pages Understanding of patterns and practice
Ability to contribute to application and platform architecture and design.
Huge passion for continuous improvement both technology and process
Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
Excellent written communication, presentation, and facilitation skills
Ability to thrive in a flexible, multi-tasking, and fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations
Shows a commitment to high ethical standards and strong core values
Inquisitive, analytical, a strategic thinker, proactive and solutions-oriented
Entrepreneurial and self-starter spirit with a go-getter attitude
Well-organized and disciplined with high attention to detail
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-less than 2 yrs
Position Located In: CO - Denver
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Expiration Date: Friday, March 1, 2019