Charles Schwab Sr. Java Developer in Lone Tree, Colorado


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

Curtis Cardwell


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:

Advice Technology is a part of the Schwab Technology Services organization, supporting the Investor Services business. Our team delivers and supports Advice applications and products used by Schwab Representatives and our Clients as they plan for their financial futures. As a Senior Software Application Engineer for Advice Technology you will provide technical leadership within the engineering team and for our business partners. This position will be responsible for delivering high quality solutions that meet business objectives in a flexible, collaborative and rapidly changing delivery environment. It requires highly motivated and focused developers curious to build new and innovative solutions for our Clients.

What you’ll do:

  • Support traditional Java/J2EE Struts based Financial Planning Application from a maintenance perspective

  • Work with the Product Owners and Enterprise Architects to develop enhancements and new features

  • Provide leadership and collaborate with the offshore teams to get the software built

  • Work with peer teams to get oriented to the application modernization road map and learn the new technology stack

  • Build proof of concept application based on Microservices principles for cloud environments

  • Conduct code reviews and manage code quality

  • Develop tests both from a unit and functional testing perspective

  • Actively participate in release planning

  • Lead projects, participate in mentoring junior staff

  • Help with interviewing and hiring activities assigned by Senior Managers

  • Drive continuous integration and deployment strategies leveraging tools like Jenkins/Bamboo with a DevOps philosophy

  • Be a champion of new ways of collaborating with technology and business partners

  • Influence and implement improvements and efficiencies in the technical aspects of the development process

  • Ensure the highest quality software is developed, delivered and maintained

  • Be a key leader in the agile process fostering collaboration, prioritization, team accountability and transparency

  • Be a mentor and positive role model to junior members of the team

What you have:

  • 5+ years demonstrated real world experience in enterprise web application development

  • 1+ years developing Microservices and spring boot applications.

  • 1+ years’ experience working with Rabbti MQ

  • Experience using Pivotal Cloud Foundry platform

  • 2+ Experience REST API’s and experience developing 12 factor applications

  • 5+ years demonstrated real world experience in object oriented languages such as Java, C# or C++ 5+ years demonstrated real world experience in software engineering principles, such as software design patterns

  • 5+ years demonstrated real world experience in database principles, such as SQL, Oracle, MongoDB or Hadoop

  • Experience developing Single Page Applications using AngularJS

  • Experience with developing and deploying Cloud ready applications

  • Knowledge and experience in web service design and implementation

  • Working knowledge of Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment and DevOps principles

  • Understanding of BDD and TDD styles

  • Thorough understanding of agile software development methodologies, values and procedures

  • Experience mentoring and guiding junior developers

  • Experience building designs and reviewing them with architects

  • Expertise in the software development lifecycle with proven examples of delivery process improvement

  • Curiosity to understand and leverage new tools and technologies

  • Strong desire to leverage technology to build products that "wow" users

  • Excellent team player with the ability to influence and negotiate

  • Self-motivated as well as creative and efficient in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems

  • BS in computer science

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-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Digital Services

Activation Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Expiration Date: Saturday, March 30, 2019

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