Lead Java Engineer

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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Full Time

Job Description

Your Opportunity

Workplace Flexibility Program: We're proud to support our employees in a working approach that allows you to bring your best self to work - whether that's in the office or remote.

  • Most Schwabbies have the opportunity to voluntarily work in the office or at home based on their preference *
  • When the firm is ready to fully return to the office, employees will have the flexibility of a hybrid work environment, spending some time working remote and some time in the office.
  • Employees and managers can discuss and decide what works best for them, with additional flexibility available based on their role, business needs, and individual circumstances.

*Subject to change as Schwab is continually evaluating the current environment in order to best care for the safety and well-being of our employees.

Schwab's Wealth and Asset Management (WAM) engineering team is a fast-growing organization within Schwab Technology Services. The team plays a critical role in supporting the technology modernization needs of Schwab Asset Management (SAM), Investor Advice Solutions (IAS), the Schwab Center for Financial Research (SCFR), and Third-Party Platform teams.

As a seasoned Lead Integration Platform Engineer with Foundational Technology and Data (FTD) team within IAS, you will lead the development of a new Integration Fabric enabling IAS to achieve consistent, predictable, high-quality delivery for users and clients. You will drive implementation of best practices, tools, metrics, automation frameworks, and oversight in the areas of data integration, software development and testing. You'll serve as a strong and versatile hands-on technical leader and mentor for other Data Engineers, and interface with other development, architecture, and business stakeholders. You will deliver high-quality solutions that meet business objectives in a flexible, collaborative, and rapidly changing environment.

You will play a critical role in supporting key stakeholders across the Investor Advice Solutions organization which is focused on high-net worth and ultra-high net worth retail investors. Supported business functions include Schwab Wealth Advisory, Inc. (SWAI), the Investor Solutions Group (ISG), and Specialty Wealth Consulting (SWC).

What you are good at

  • Lead team members and work with partners to deliver Integration Fabric platform across the full software development lifecycle - designing, developing, testing, and support.
  • Design, implement, influence, and refine architecture designs and technologies to develop various components of an Integration Fabric.
  • Implement and coach on software development best practices as the go-to development partner for the scrum team members
  • Coach team members on software development best practices and data integration patterns.
  • Assist leaders with talent acquisition by identifying resource needs, interviewing candidates, and onboarding new engineers and analysts


What you have

  • A university degree or equivalent experience.
  • 10+ years of experience in software development roles with focus on data integration.
  • 5+ years of with engineering lead experience.
  • Strong knowledge and experience with data integration design patterns.
  • Strong experience working on medium or large-scale data integration projects with OLAP/OLTP systems.
  • Experience in Domain Driven Design, Microservices and Database design.
  • Experience in implementing software development engineering best practices, such as DevOps, CI/CD, Scrum, and Kanban.
  • Hands-on experience coding in Java or other OOP languages, building REST based APIs, using messaging and streaming technologies, and development tools such as Bamboo, Bitbucket, and Jira.
  • Hands-on experience utilizing Spring Boot, Spring Batch, Spring Cloud Data Flow and other technologies to build data integration pipelines.
  • Experience writing automated unit, integration, and acceptance tests for data interfaces & data pipelines is a must.
  • Experience with scheduling tools like Control-M preferred.
  • Experience with Data Catalog tools like Collibra, Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog and Informatica Data Quality is a plus.
  • Wealth Management and/or Financial Services industry experience is a plus.
  • Ability to quickly learn & become proficient with new technologies.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, communication, and negotiation.


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 : 2022-83148
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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