Cloud Platform Engineer

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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Full Time

Job Description

Your Opportunity

Do you want to be part of a Data Engineering team building the next generation analytics cloud platform for a leading financial firm? At Schwab, the Data and Rep Technology (DaRT) organization governs the strategy and implementation of the enterprise data warehouse, Data Lake and emerging data platforms. The organization's mission is to drive activation of data solutions, rep engagement (Sales, Marketing, and Service) technology, and client intelligence to achieve targeted business outcomes, address data risk, and safeguard competitive position. We help Marketing, Finance, Risk and executive leadership make fact-based decisions by integrating and analyzing data.

We are looking for a seasoned Cloud Platform Data Engineer who has a passion for data and the new data technology platforms that support traditional and big data analytics.

As a Data Engineer for the Cloud Platform Engineering team, you will be responsible for partnering with the cloud engineering, application, architecture and Business stakeholders for the design, migration and development of the Cloud Data Warehouse (CDW) platform.

This role requires someone excited to help further Schwab's data transformation journey to cloud by leveraging their technology and cloud solutions expertise.

You will be working with a team of Big Data and Cloud technologists who bring a lot of energy, focus and fresh ideas that support our mission to provide value by seeing the world "Through Clients' Eyes"

What you are good at

  • Designing, developing, configuring, deploying, optimizing, documenting and maintaining
    • Google Cloud Platform (Google Cloud Platform) services
    • Data storage and data processing workloads in a Google Cloud Platform based Cloud ecosystem, including enhancements and optimization
    • Monitoring services on Cloud leveraging logging and alerting
    • Job & workflow scheduling, including ESP or Control M tools
    • Python and Bash Scripting
    • Identity Access management (IAM) security for Cloud assets
  • Execution of on-premise to cloud based platform migrations
  • Operationally Support and optimize Google Cloud Platform services to meet expected SLAs.
  • Functioning as an engineering team member in an agile team environment, including supporting story creation & refinement, technical documentation, maintaining Jira and supporting scrum & status reporting in project meetings
  • Leveraging existing frameworks and standards, while contributing ideas and resolving issues with current framework owners.
  • Partnering with other technical leaders tactically to define and implement optimal solutions, working through technical and project constraints considerations
  • Engaging with Business partners and key stakeholders to help foster positive user experience
  • Analytical and critical thinking ability to build long-term scalable and performant solutions
  • Reviewing code solutions and providing peer feedback with focus on best practices
  • Partnering with architects closely to deliver appropriate technical solutions


What you have

  • Bachelor of Science or equivalent in Computer Science or a related field
  • Minimum of 5-7 years' experience in Information Technology traditional and Big Data projects
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in large scale Big Data Warehouse or Data Lake platform engineering enterprise initiatives
  • 5+ years hands-on experience with Google Cloud Platform technologies (BigQuery, GCS, DataProc, DataFusion, Cloud IAM, DLP)
  • 5+ years hands-on experience with provisioning Google Cloud Platform resources using IaC (Infrastructure-as-Code) preferably using Terraform
  • Experience working with cross functional platform, application and Business teams
  • 5+ years of experience with UNIX, JAVA, Python, BASH, Terraform
  • 3+ year hands-on experience with DevOps and CI/CD tools like BitBucket, Bamboo, Cloud build etc.
  • Experience with Splunk and other monitoring or reporting tools
  • Cloud experience specifically with data analytics services on data processing and storage solutions is critical
  • Cloud experience with either AWS or Google Cloud Platform on ML/AI solutions is preferred but not required
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to articulate and partner successfully with Business partners and technology teams
  • Attitude that fosters a culture of collaboration and teamwork
  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills


Why work for us?

Own Your Tomorrow embodies everything we do! We are committed to helping our employees ignite their potential and achieve their dreams. Our employees get to play a central role in reinventing a multi-trillion-dollar industry, creating a better, more modern way to build and manage wealth.

Benefits: A competitive and flexible package designed to empower you for today and tomorrow. We offer a competitive and flexible package designed to help you make the most of your life at work and at home-today and in the future. Explore further .

Schwab is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to any status that is protected by law. Please click here to see the policy.

Schwab is an affirmative action employer, focused on advancing women, racial and ethnic minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities in the workplace. If you have a disability and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, contact Human Resources at or call.

TD Ameritrade, a subsidiary of Charles Schwab, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At TD Ameritrade we believe People Matter. We value diversity and believe that it goes beyond all protected classes, thoughts, ideas, and perspectives.


Company Information

At Schwab, we inspire the driven; individuals who want to take ownership of their career and their future. You are appreciated for your work, respected for your unique strengths and rewarded for the possibilities you create for our clients. Working in Schwab Technology is not just a job; it's an opportunity to do the best work of your life. This team drives Schwab's mission to harness the power of data to deliver the next gen client experience. They relentlessly pursue simplification and modernization, laying the foundation for the digital enterprise. They act boldly together to provide security for our clients and enterprise, safeguarding client trust all while delivering on their core commitments to availability, capacity and project execution with excellence and efficiency. If you are looking to be challenged with projects that stretch and grow your abilities, and push you towards further developing your expertise, apply to one of our openings today.
Dice Id : 10228622
Position Id : 2022-85102
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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