Senior Manager, Software Development Engineering - Data Fabric

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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 Asset Management Technology is aligned to support the technology needs of Schwab Asset Management which is a Schwab organization that unites money management, research, and asset management platforms for mutual funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), managed accounts, alternative investments, and insurance. With over $550B in assets under management, Schwab Asset Management is the 3rd largest provider of index funds and the 7th largest provider of money market funds and 5th largest ETF provider. Managed Investing is a part of the Schwab Asset Management Technology Organization. Our team delivers and supports Managed Investing applications and products used by Schwab Representatives and our Clients as they plan for their financial futures and manage their wealth.

Remote work is an option for this role.

What you are good at

Do you want to be part of a team responsible for modernizing wealth management applications and helping build a next generation data strategy for a leading financial firm with over $3.2 trillion in assets under management? At Schwab, the Managed Investing organization owns the strategy, implementation, delivery, and support of some of the applications supporting Schwab Wealth Advisory.

As a seasoned, hands-on Sr. Manager of Software Development Engineering, you will manage a Managed Investing Software Engineering delivery team and enable Schwab Asset Management to achieve consistent, predictable, high-quality delivery by implementing best practices, tools, metrics, automation frameworks, and oversight in the areas of software development and testing. You'll serve as a strong and versatile hands-on technical leader. You will deliver high-quality solutions that meet business objectives in a flexible, collaborative, and rapidly changing environment.

What you have

Management

  • Experience successfully driving technology change initiatives in an organization, especially related to data initiatives like data fabric, data integration, metadata models
  • Experience hiring exceptional technology staff with ability to coach, manage and grow staff
  • Skilled at tactfully communicating sensitive information
  • Handles difficult personnel situations directly, using appropriate discretion, HR advice, and respect for the individual
  • Evokes creative and innovative thinking from team members while helping them to bring their ideas and career plans to fruition
  • Helps to determine new, creative ways to employ teams on projects and distribute responsibilities
  • Assesses training needs and selects training tools for team members
  • Ability to manage budgets
  • A visible leader that yearns for developing and motivating the next technology leaders
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations
  • Experience in planning, implementation, and support of business application components
  • Ability to drive through, directly and through influence, efficient solution strategy, with agility and leadership skills which engineers recognize and respect.
  • Pursues excellence in all aspects of business


Technical

  • A university degree from a well-respected academic institution; advanced degrees in Information management, Computer Science, and/or other professional certifications are a plus
  • 12+ years of experience in Software development and management roles
  • Application integration experience is required.
  • 5+ years of experience with running development and testing for large to extra-large complex projects with multiple dependencies.
  • Experience designing and building large Cloud-ready highly scalable software particularly distributed, strong knowledge of integration design patterns and experience in working on large scale integration projects ideally including data fabrics or equivalent
  • Experience in creating engineering best practices related to software development
  • Ability to see the big picture but also able to navigate the details.
  • Prior wealth management experience or financial experience is helpful
  • Experience designing and building large Cloud-ready highly scalable software particularly distributed, strong knowledge of integration design patterns and experience in working on large scale integration projects ideally including data fabrics or equivalent


Desirable

  • Proven record of delivering technology solutions within agreed upon timeframes
  • Experience with regulatory and compliance solution and information security
  • Ability to forge relationships and become a trusted advisor with personnel of various levels and responsibilities, from business partners to technology partners, to software engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to define, drive, and communicate strategy and vision and influence across the organization is essential
  • Ability to inspire and influence teams effectively and partner in delivering technology-enabled business solutions that exceed business expectations
  • Hands-on coding experience in Java or any other OOP language, REST based APIs, messaging and streaming technologies desirable.
  • Hands-on experience with Web services virtualization, mocking, and stubbing
  • Experience with Jenkins, Bamboo, GIT, Bit bucket, etc.
  • Understanding and implementation of CI/CD/Dev Ops practices, lean methodologies
  • Experience with Agile and SWAT/Kanban development practices
  • Proven experience as a leader/trainer in a large, complex development organization, with a demonstrated ability to implement scalable solutions
  • Experience working with resources in different geographical locations and offshore vendors
  • Experience fostering an innovation culture and a thirst for technology innovation
  • Experience implementing a DevOps culture and environment
  • Strong technology affinity and experience, as well as attention to detail and the ability to design, execute and maintain strategic goals and metrics.
  • Easily recognizes areas for internal improvement and develops plans for implementation.
  • Identify gaps/risks early and establish mitigation plans (both technically & with regards to resources)


Colorado Compensation

Target Total Compensation: 110,000 - 242,000

Your actual pay will be based on your skills and experience -- talk with your recruiter to learn more.

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 : 2022-77629
Originally Posted : 6 months ago

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