Technical Program Manager

Charles Schwab Corporation
 Austin, TX

Your Opportunity

The Retail Web Technology (RWT) organization leads the development and maintenance of Schwab's premier digital platform for retail clients - individual investors just like you.

Our team is seeking a talented Software Developer Manager, who embraces being a technical leader and has a real passion for helping teams to build compelling interactive web applications using state of the art technologies. Our mission is to build robust solutions that achieve measurable value, which empower our clients, in a fun and engaging environment.

In RWT, we work hard every day to improve the experience for our clients, using cutting-edge technology and creative solutions to hard problems.

What you are good at

As our Software Developer Manager, you will lead multiple agile teams which deliver features to Schwab’s retail and mobile websites. In this role you have the opportunity to manage development efforts for new projects as well as ongoing maintenance tasks. You are the leader of several engineering initiatives, driving success through your direct and indirect reports and business partners. You manage application developers, technical analysts, and Scrum Masters, and work closely with architects and business project managers.

We prioritize people leadership and strong organizational skills, and value your technical excellence and passion for building and growing teams integral to our continuous digital transformation. The ability to understand, align, and communicate RWT technology decisions to business leadership is an essential component of your success.

We are a leading edge technology organization with savvy technologists who love to deliver great products. 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.

What you have

5+ years of IT project experience in technical, project, and offshore vendor management capabilities

  • 7+ years of people leadership with scrum master experience with software engineering teams
  • 5+ years of Agile experience, running medium/large complex projects with multiple dependencies through planning, implementation, release, and support
  • 5+ years of professional experience leading teams that build distributed/scalable web applications using technologies like Angular, TypeScript, JavaScript, C#, ASP.NET, HTML5, CSS, PCF, MongoDB, and Redis
  • 3+ years of experience in the Financial Services Industry
  • Strong technology affinity and experience, as well as attention to detail and the ability to design, execute, and maintain strategic goals and metrics
  • Broad and deep knowledge of IT/software technology and trends in application development, testing, and deployment, business intelligence, and infrastructure support
  • Good knowledge of the Atlassian and/or Microsoft suite of development tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Ability to independently work as a contributing member of a fast-paced and focused team
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic team environment across multiple locations and time zones

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 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.