iOS Architect-Mobile Technology

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

Job Description


Austin - TX, AUS2, 2309 Gracy Farms Lane, 78758
Salma McHorney

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:

Schwab Technology Services is looking for a talented technologist to be the Architect for our Mobile Technology suite. This is an opportunity to work on the next generation of mobile finance applications and to be part of a cutting edge team that is respected for the products they produce and client satisfaction those products support. Schwab's mobile products offer exceptional customer service, brokerage, and bank products to both retail and institutional investors.  

What you’ll do:

As the Mobile Architect on Schwab's Mobile Application Technology Team, you will be responsible for the design and architecture guidance across Schwab's suite of mobile applications for Retail, Retirement, and Intelligent Assistant. You will work closely with other technologists to define the mobile application technology strategy for the firm. You will lead the design discussions and mentor engineers on proper mobile application solutions. You will also publish and present to technology leaders and business executives, providing thought leadership around technical solutions. 

What you have:

  • 7+ years of Mobile Development Experience
  • 3+ years of experience architecting and design native app solutions for iOS.
  • Ability to define and present a vision for the future of Mobile Application Technology.
  • Demonstrate architecting deployments of client-facing mobile software systems.
  • Experience with REST, JSON, XML and interfacing iPhone/iPad applications to server side APIs.
  • Proficiency with Swift and MVVM
  • Experience with Xcode IDE, Interface Builder and performance tools.
  • Solid grasp of algorithms, memory management, and real-time communications.
  • Familiarity with Agile practices.
  • Understanding of Apples principles and human interface guidelines.
  • Understanding of mobile encryption algorithms, analytics, and social channel integration.
  • Experience in developing reusable artifacts, modules, and assets 
  • Experience building unit tests using XCUI

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.

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.

Job Specifications
Relocation Offered?:No
Work Schedule:Days
Languages:English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications:None
Relevant Work Experience:IT-Distributed and Web Development-6+ yrs
Position Located In:TX - Austin
Job Type:Full Time

Category:Information Technology
Activation Date: Friday, May 10, 2019
Expiration Date: Thursday, August 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 : 20190513-2932

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