Charles Schwab Managing Director in Lone Tree, Colorado


Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124

Laura Troy


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 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:

Schwab is recruiting to hire a results-oriented technology leader with a strong track record of technology-enabled business delivery, and building and developing high performing teams. Our main goal here at Schwab is to transform people’s lives by changing the way the world invests. Schwab Bank Technology group provides Banking Services; Deposits, Checking, Saving, Mortgage, and Loan capabilities to Schwab’s Retail and Institutional businesses by developing innovative, unique-in-class banking products, and are looking for a Managing Director who will excel in leading a dynamic team, in a fast-paced and agile environment. We are in the process of rapidly modernizing our banking technology and servicing capabilities and looking for a change agent who will thrive in influencing, challenging the status quo, collaborating and leading the teams in meeting our technology driven business objectives, while continuing to effectively manage and maintain legacy applications in the Banking space.

What you’ll do:

The primary responsibility of the Banking Technology Development, Managing Director is to lead the platform modernization strategy for Banking, as well as, maintain other legacy applications that support existing capabilities and be the single point of accountability with business and technology partners. You will be accountable for developing and supporting technology strategy for modernization, change management, production support and maintenance of applications that run on a Distributed and Cloud (PCF) technology stack.

This role requires leading a dynamic team of individual contributors including Engineers in Development and Test, Technical Analysts, Scrum Masters, program management, as well as effectively collaborating cross enterprise Managers. This individual must have strong execution, organizational and people leadership capabilities to lead Agile-oriented Product Development teams. The ability to understand and align with technology and business goals, and communicate to senior business leadership is an essential component of the role. Candidates should have a passion for emerging technologies and be capable of influencing and inspiring the team in developing innovative solutions that meet the business needs.

What you have:


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline.

  • 10+ years of leading and managing IT teams, with project management, resource management, and offshore resource management capabilities.

  • Experience running a bimodal organization focused on modernization & transformation of services to the cloud and optimizing usage of legacy platforms.

  • Banking or Financial Services Industry experience is a plus

Leadership and Management

  • Demonstrated ability to define and communicate strategy and vision and influence across the Enterprise is essential

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively inspire and influence teams and partners in delivering technology enabled business solutions that meet business needs.

  • Ability to execute at scale in a dynamic environment

  • Ability to build strong relationships and promote collaboration

  • Ability to identify talent, recruit, hire, and 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.

  • Ability to independently work as a contributing member in a high-paced and focused team. Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to thrive in a flexible and fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations.

  • Experience in planning, implementation and support of business application components, including change and release management.


  • Professional experience building scalable enterprise applications with high availability and reliability.

  • Strong technology affinity and experience, as well as attention to detail and the ability to design, execute against strategic goals.

  • Experience leading in an Agile delivery environment and implementing Continuous Deliver is a big plus

  • Broad and deep knowledge of IT/software technology and trends, domain knowledge and experience in infrastructure support, application development, and cloud based application development, web services, middleware, operating systems, databases, networking, security and business intelligence.

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Red Hat LINUX, standard relational databases, such as Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle Databases.

  • Prior programming experience with .NET, C#, C++and/or Java is 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" .

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-6+ yrs

Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Monday, December 17, 2018

Expiration Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019

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