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Software Developer Lead

Location Austin, Texas, United States; Other,California,United States; Requisition ID 2022-78329 Category Engineering & Software Development Position Type Regular
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Your Opportunity


The Retail Web Technology (RWT) organization leads a coordinated technology approach to continually improve Schwab’s primary retail digital platform. Our team is seeking a talented Lead Software Developer, who embraces being technical leader and has a real passion for using state of the art web technologies to build compelling interactive web applications. Our mission is to build robust solutions that achieve measurable value, which empower our clients, in a fun and engaging environment. In RWT, we strive to embody Schwab’s Through Clients' Eyes strategy through our people and creative solutions.

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.

  • 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.

What you are good at


As our Lead Software Developer, you will need to be a self-starter who partners well with others. This role is all about getting the job done, so you have a can/will do mentality about all tasks associated with getting phenomenal code out the door. You prioritize mentoring your teammates and you ask for help when needed. At Schwab, we understand that a highly collaborative environment allows for being wrong sometimes as part of growing and building trust together. As a Schwabbie, you listen to others with an open mind, foster diverse inputs, and respectfully convey your thoughts and opinions in pursuit of our collective goals.

  • You possess an exacting attention to detail and the talent and enthusiasm for producing highly usable and scalable web software solutions using advanced development technologies
  • You are a proven communicator with technology and business partners at various levels
  • You are comfortable solving problems in a dynamic customer-focused team environment that uses the newest technologies and techniques

What you have


Required:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science OR related practical experience
  • 7+ years of full-stack web development experience, with an emphasis on front-end development
  • Demonstrated skill with native JavaScript, including ECMAScript 6
  • Deep understanding of client side MV* frameworks
  • Responsive Design and Single Page Applications (SPA) expertise
  • Familiarity with unit testing patterns (TDD/BDD) and methodologies
  • Application performance evaluation and tuning skills
  • Web Accessibility experience

Preferred:

  • Experience Angular and TypeScript
  • Working knowledge of C# and .NET Core development
  • Proficiency in creating and consuming RESTful services
  • Knowledge of authorization frameworks (e.g., OAuth 2, SAML, JWT)
  • Understanding of Agile software development principles, including experience participating in a Scrum-based delivery team

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 applicantaccessibility@schwab.com or call 800-275-1281.

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.

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