Tech Lead - JAVA

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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Full Time

Job Description

Your Opportunity

As a member of the Enterprise Middleware and Online Security Technology team (EMOST), you will be immersed in a collaborative, innovative, and technically challenging environment. We're looking for engineers who are enthusiastic about learning new and existing technologies to deliver exceptional software solutions. The role will require a strong work ethic, problem solving skills and the ability to partner with business and technologists across the organization. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of successfully building and supporting enterprise web applications. The role will require a high level of responsibility and accountability yet has a support structure necessary for development growth.

What you are good at

  • Deliver highly scalable and reliable applications that meet business budgets/timelines while ensuring alignment to strategic technology vision
  • Interface with your cross-functional team to ensure implementations meet business requirements, solution architecture and design
  • Investigate the current-state solution to identify and resolve challenges
  • Understand technology trends and the practical application of existing, new, and emerging technologies to enable new and evolving business and operating models
  • Understand, advocate, and augment the platform principles, guidelines and standards
  • Work with the SCRUM master and product owner to provide development sizing & cost analysis estimates
  • Work closely with product owner and team members to decompose stories, design features, and prioritize tasks
  • Create, maintain, and ensure adherence to development, coding, testing and automation standards
  • Analyze the technology industry, competitors, and market trends, and identify new opportunities for the enterprise
  • Deliver new concepts and features, working alongside development peers in an agile environment
  • Collaborate with peers and partners on a Scrum team to deliver software release sprints on time with a focus on quality
  • Utilize automated software test tools and frameworks such as test-driven development to achieve the highest quality in software delivery
  • Approach challenges with humor and humility, bringing thoughtful participation and collaboration


What you have

  • Bachelor's Degree or master's degree in Computer Science.
  • Minimum 2-3 years of proven exeprtise as a Technical Lead on a large development team, overseeing code reviews, upholding software quality standards, mentoring /coaching developers and raising the technical bar.
  • 8+ years demonstrated real world experience in object-oriented or web languages.
  • Excellent understanding of application development methodologies and infrastructure and network architecture
  • Strong DevOps Experience: Development and maintenance of CI/CD Pipeline
  • Implements standard automation and software quality patterns based on industry best practices.
  • Experience doing proof of concepts and reviewing designs with Lead Developers and Architects.
  • Ability to communicate, influence and persuade peers
  • Ability to propose and estimate the impact of solution alternatives
  • Ability to apply multiple technical solutions to business problems
  • Ability to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
  • Ability to understand technology alternatives and when to apply them
  • Ability to embrace modern architecture paradigms to maximize architectural agility
  • Ability to establish metrics to measure improvement
  • Displays intellectual curiosity and integrity
  • Motivated and driven by achieving long-term business outcomes
  • Constantly increasing domain knowledge to aid in decision making
  • Always building relationships with users to increase trust
  • Ability to apply innovative technology to solutions that would benefit our clients
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills


Preferred Technical Qualifications:

  • Experience with Java, Java Core, Spring, Hibernate and understanding of UML (Unified Modeling Language)
  • Experience coding in Angular, Typescript, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, bootstrap, backbone
  • Experience developing/managing REST and SOAP-based Web Service API(s) in a transaction processing environment
  • Experience with distributed multi-tier applications, WMI, NoSQL databases, MongoDB and/or SQL is preferred
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as Pivotal Cloud Foundry
  • Knowledge of Web Content Management Systems
  • Familiarity with unit testing patterns (TDD/BDD) and methodologies


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 : 2022-85956
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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