Software Applications Engineer - Java

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Job ID:
1111-31195
Job Category:
Information Technology
Relevant Work Experience:
IT-Distributed and Web Development-2-5 yrs
Current Licenses / Certifications:
None
Position Located In:
TX - Austin
Education:
BA/BS
Job Type:
Full Time

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 byChuckover 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:

The Core Middleware Platforms team within Schwab designs, develops and supports Middleware platforms responsible for a variety of mission-critical platforms, including:

•         Authentication Platform

•         Enterprise Service Bus

•         Enterprise Messaging Service 

What you’ll do:

You should be a programmer/engineer at heart and someone who truly enjoys designing (and building) solutions using the latest technologies, patterns, and architectural concepts. You'll be the supporting the overall technology direction within the group and working with the various engineers on the latest patterns/concepts and technologies. You should be a recognized technical contributor and have a special passion for developing common enterprise services. You will actively collaborate with the development teams and technology leaders across Schwab technology on product development, best practices, and automation. 

What you have:

You must have the ability to be self-directed and interact with small and large teams. You should be comfortable in a fast-paced technology environment that continually embraces new technologies and techniques. You will have experience with the following:

-          IIS  (7.5 or 8 preferred)

-          Visual Studio (2010, 2012 or 2013)

• Experience with web services (SOAP, REST), XML, JSON, and XSLT preferred.

• Hands-on capabilities with modern web technologies (AngularJS, MVC, Web API, jQuery, other…), a plus

• Experience with implementing different unit testing and continuous integration/continuous delivery frameworks

• Leadership capabilities

• Strong interest in industry trends, technology innovation, and best practices

• Experience with Agile Development Practices, particularly Scrum, a plus

• Well versed in DevOps principles and practices, a plus

• BS/BA/MS in Computer Science or equivalent discipline

• Professional experience building distributed, scalable enterprise-class applications using Java 

What you’ll get:

  • Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions
  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer
  • 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.

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.


Position Located In:TX - Austin
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Brokerage Products: Not FDIC Insured • No Bank Guarantee • May Lose Value

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.

The Charles Schwab Corporation provides a full range of securities, brokerage, banking, money management, and financial advisory services through its operating subsidiaries. Its broker-dealer subsidiary, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (“Schwab”), Member SIPC , offers investment services and products, including Schwab brokerage accounts. Its banking subsidiary, Charles Schwab Bank (member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender), provides deposit and lending services and products.