Staff Reliability Engineer

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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
systems administration, application support
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:

We are looking for a skilled engineer with disciplines that incorporate aspects of software systems engineering and operations. We are combining these
skills to come up with better ways of managing and operating applications.


What you?ll do: 

  • Evangelize SRE mindset and solve problems through systematization.
  • Identify opportunities to build innovative tools and solve unique operations problems on a large enterprise and mission critical applications
  • Create scripts to automate operational tasks & incorporate the solutions into infrastructure
  • Triage alerts & diagnose/resolve critical issues, manage implementation of changes
  • Develop tools, frameworks, and instrumentation to validate and increase rollout success for applications.
  • Coordinate capacity planning
  • Develop CI/CD orchestration systems to reduce friction for software delivery to production.
  • Real-Time troubleshooting of mission critical application workflows and incorporate feedback to product development.

What you have: 

  • 5 plus years of experience with enterprise level administration and support
  • 5 plus years of experience in writing automation scripts, building application dashboards for proactive monitoring, setting up Alerts for early determination of the issues
  • 5 plus years of experience practicing SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle) practice, process improvements
  • Hands on enterprise systems administration, monitoring, and deployment activities
  • Experience with Windows 2012/2016 hosted via Virtual Machine
  • Knowledge of IP networking including DNS, DHCP, firewalls, IP routing, etc.
  • Familiarity with large scale distributed systems and high-availability architectures
  • Linux and Windows system administration, troubleshooting, and tuning
  • Development experience in one or more or programming languages such as .Net, Powershell, Java, Python, Bash
  • Knowledge of one or more of SQL, NoSQL databases
  • Knowledge of one or more of Message Brokers such as Solace, RabbitMQ, IBM MQ
  • Working knowledge of Splunk, AppDynamics or similar tools    
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

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.



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 : 20190430-2712

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