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Charles Schwab Front End Developer II in Ann Arbor, Michigan

We are looking for a talented and technical Frontend Web Developer to join the Thematic Investing team to build both customer facing and internal interactive web applications. This position will be part of Personalized Investing Technology at Schwab, focused on delivering innovative investing tools to all Schwab clients.

We are looking for an experienced engineer who is passionate about building quality world-class systems. In this position you will work closely with other development teams within Personalized Investingas well as many other domain specific teams. We are looking for an engineer to help us continue to build and grow our Personalized Investing platforms. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of experience in a comparable position, demonstrated experience in a fast-paced, agile environment and capable of working across a large enterprise. An attention to detail, problem-solving abilities and growth mindset are key essentials for success.

This position requires a self-motivated individual with strong problem solving skills who can contribute in a highly collaborative culture and agile team environment. The ability to deliver innovative, cost effective, reliable solutions is key to success in this role. Our Software Development Engineers are driven to learn, grow, and continuously contribute to evolving the Schwab experience and technology.

What you are good at

  • Contributing to the design, development, testing, deployment, and support of highly interactive web applications.

  • Translating user requirements into technical designs.

  • Identifying opportunities to improve the client experience with your technical solutions.

  • Working collaboratively with other engineers, product owners, and designers to creatively solve problems

  • Implementing code and unit tests using best practices and standards.

  • Supporting your solutions throughout all phases of the software development lifecycle.

What you have

This role requires a highly motivated, organized and experienced business focused technology individual with a proven record of software delivery in fintech or related industry.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience.

  • 1+ years developing complex web applications in HTML5, Angular 2+ or React, JavaScript and/or TypeScript

  • Exposure to backend systems coded in Java or C#.

  • Some experience with API client development using RESTful services and JSON

  • Familiar with Agile software development and using JIRA/Bitbucket/Bamboo or similar tools.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; Must be a critical thinker and solutions-oriented.

  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

  • Must be able to quickly grasp complex concepts and learn new technologies.

  • Ability to work effectively and collaborate with all types of stakeholders, both technical and business, peers and leaders.

  • Nice to have: Exposure to building financial applications, especially investment tools.

Personal Characteristics

  • Excellent written communication, presentation and facilitation skills

  • Self-starter; takes initiative and can largely work independently

  • Well-organized and disciplined with high attention to detail

  • Flexible and adaptable working with various business domains

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 (https://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/about-schwab/charles_schwab_recruitment_guide_2020.pdf) .

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 (https://www.aboutschwab.com/EEO) 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 (tel: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.

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 (https://content.schwab.com/web/retail/public/about-schwab/charlesschwabrecruitmentguide2020.pdf). 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 (https://www.aboutschwab.com/EEO) 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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