Sr. Software Development Manager - C# .NET

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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
.NET, C#, cloud, web services, people management
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

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:

The PC Core Technology (PCCT) team is responsible for building applications that provide portfolio management solutions.  These solutions are essential to the success of retail clients and investment advisors and offer features such as client relationship management, portfolio accounting, trading, data integration, reporting and much more. PCCT offers a wide range of technology opportunities for the best and brightest people to grow and demonstrate their skills as they develop leading edge financial applications.  This position will be responsible for leading a team in the delivery of high quality solutions that meet business objectives in a flexible, collaborative and rapidly changing environment. It requires a highly motivated and focused individual capable of leading and building high performing innovative teams.

What You?ll Do:

This Senior Development Manager will have a broad range of responsibilities including; technical design, engineering staff personnel management, product owner relationship management, scrum oversight, and delivery leadership as the representative of a technical domain that is utilized by a variety of application consumers.  The successful candidate will lead technical teams delivering highly scalable and reliable applications that meet business objectives, while ensuring alignment to the strategic technology vision.  The manager will be responsible for feature teams that provide calculation, data, and service capabilities to other components in the system and across the enterprise.  This will require a high degree of collaboration across a variety of peers to balance the teams appropriately and ensure domain staff are able to deliver on commitments while maintaining a high level of quality.  The team owns backend services, components and databases which provide calculated data, so the candidate should have experience both developing and managing this type of work.  The candidate must possess a solid development background in the required technology areas to provide oversight and guidance to scrum teams and facilitate technical decisions.  The manager will be responsible for full time employee, contractor, and offshore staff.

What you have:



  • 3+ years of experience running medium to large complexity delivery efforts with multiple dependencies following agile principles.
  • Personnel management experience over technical staff including objective setting, career path guidance, and staff performance. 
  • Demonstrated success in the ability to hire, lead, coach and grow exceptional technology teams.
  • Expert knowledge of software development, testing, and maintenance.
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate technical discussions and drive solutions forward to achieve business needs.
  • Extremely strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Teamwork and the ability to successfully communicate architectural and organizational strategy with business partners, technology teams, recruiting personnel, and offshore team members.  The successful candidate must have a strong history demonstrating these capabilities.
  • Strong innovation, creativity, and problem-solving skills.
  • Substantial experience facilitating issue resolution and influencing stakeholders/partners.
  • Demonstrated ability to evangelize vision and direction in a way that drives motivation and engagement.
  • Experience defining and driving process improvements.
  • Experience guiding offshore and/or contractor staff.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations.  


  • Strong object oriented design skills.  Ability to grasp difficult concepts, large architectures, and sophisticated designs quickly.
  • 8+ years of hands-on enterprise software application development experience, with project management, resource management, and offshore vendor management responsibilities.
  • Experience developing services and web applications in C#, ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core.
  • Working knowledge of cloud-native platforms like Pivotal Cloud Foundry, including the implementation of micro-services on .NET Core.
  • Working knowledge of Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment and DevOps principles.
  • BS or MS in computer science or a related field is required.


  • Experience in database principles, such as SQL, Oracle, MongoDB or Hadoop
  • Experience with the Atlassian suite (JIRA, Bitbucket, Confluence, Bamboo), Splunk and AppDynamics.

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 aboutLife@Schwab.

Schwab is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued. As an equal employment 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 policy.) Schwab is also an affirmative action employer, focused on advancing women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities in the workplace. We believe diversity and inclusion are part of our success as a company and our purpose of serving every client with passion and integrity.  If you need an accommodation in the application process, please email or call HR Direct at 800-725-3535.


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 : 20190502-2759

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