Sr Manager Data Engineering

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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124
Jeanie Lynn Bannon

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 by Chuck over 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:

Do you want to be part of a Data Warehouse team managing over 180 terabytes of data for a leading financial firm with over $3 trillion in assets under management? The Global Data Technology organization is a highly skilled and passionate team that explores new ways to leverage our data as a strategic asset. Through strategic and innovative initiatives with our business partners we contribute to the company’s customer experience, revenue and profitability. We are looking for a Team Manager with deep experience in EDW development, big data technologies, Business Intelligence, and data visualization. The right candidate will have passion for data solutions, and a robust curiosity for emerging big data development patterns. The senior manager is expected to manage a team of BI and Web developers and expand over time to manage a data engineering manager.

What you’ll do:

As a Senior Manager, Global Data Engineering, you will lead a team of analysts and data engineers to deliver new functionality on the analytic data platforms. This role will lead a team with a wide range of technical skills which include ETL (Informatica, Talend, Unix, Python, Spark, and other Big Data technologies such as Hive, MapRDB, MapRFS, and MapRES) and data analysis and modeling skills (SQL, ERwin). This role will guide the team in understanding the business use cases and help design analytic data solutions. This role will help manage priorities, budgets, staffing and skill development within the team. Detailed duties include:

  • Advising on GDT technical decisions including architecture approach, solution design and detailed troubleshooting.
  • Providing technical oversight and direction to the team
  • Assisting team members in interpreting scope, estimating impact/work and approving the estimates for distribution
  • Managing team assignments by assessing subject area knowledge, individual capacity, and project demands.
  • Managing a team of 7-10 FTE and 5-15 vendor resources (with frequent growth / mix changes) and provide feedback for individual contributor development.
  • Collaborating with the managing director on strategy
  • Enforcing adherence to the team’s SDLC and assisting in process improvements while contributing to the team’s adoption of Agile Methods (Scrum &/or Kanban).
  • Working closely with our business and analytics partners to ensure expectations are met and acting as a liaison between business and technical teams to resolve issues.
  • Ensuring projects are progressing according to plan by resolving issues or obstacles.
  • Providing up-to-date resourcing and spending plans to properly manage the portfolio in terms of staffing and finances.
  •  Evaluating candidates for new positions including FTEs & contractors. Building deep understanding of the      warehouse data and capabilities.
  • Mentoring team members and providing career development guidance and opportunities

What you have:

  • Demonstrated experience as an Analyst or Data Engineer (> 5 years)
  • Experience with big data technologies and concepts
  • Demonstrated experience as a People Manager (> 3 years)
  • Experience in Data Warehousing / Information Management (> 5 years)
  • Project management experience/knowledge, with ability to drive projects to successful completion;
  • Ability to anticipate project risks/issues and propose creative solutions
  • Solid experience and understanding of Agile Methods
  • Prior experience interfacing with various partners, including vendors, offshore development teams, and internal groups
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, influencing, prioritization, decision- making and conflict resolution skills Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and relational database constructs
  • Exposure and interest in cloud technologies for data analytics

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
  • 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. 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.

Job Specifications
Relocation Offered?:No
Work Schedule:Days
Languages:English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications:None
Relevant Work Experience:IT-Management/Technical Project Mgmt-6+ yrs, IT-Distributed and Web Development-6+ yrs, IT-Other Specialty Engineering-6+ yrs
Position Located In:CO - Lone Tree
Job Type:Full Time

Category:Information Technology
Activation Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Expiration Date: Sunday, September 1, 2019
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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 : 0508-48561

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