Charles Schwab Corporation

Software Systems Engineer (DevOps)

Job Locations US-TX-Austin
Requisition ID
Posted Date
2 weeks ago(5/11/2020 6:33 PM)
Position Type
Full time

Your Opportunity

We are looking for a DevOps engineer who is passionate about automation and process improvement.  The Party Data Management (PDM) Team builds and manages various Web API and ETL (extract, transform, load) applications and processes.  We are looking for an engineer to support the various DevOps aspects associated with these applications including build and deployment, production support and monitoring, security and infrastructure remediation, and debugging and resolving production issues.

What you’re good at

  • Drive the generation, development, and delivery of tools, automation, and continuous improvement of scalable monitoring and alerting tools/methodologies.
  • Serve as a technical leader across multiple disciplines, demonstrating in-depth familiarity with Production & Platform Support standard methodologies to raise the bar on processes, procedures, and solutions for delighting clients, both internal and external.
  • Gather and communicate production data to help drive quality decisions across the lifecycle of the product.
  • Find opportunities to shift left operationally and deliver value to developers and end users.
  • Coordinate Application installs and develop automated build jobs using continuous integration platforms such as Bamboo supporting Blue/Green and Canary Deployments.
  • Help with debugging production issues and maintaining a Tech backlog.
  • Research and suggest process improvement.

What you have

  • 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.
  • Demonstrable experience developing creative solutions and from-scratch solutions to reduce toil, improve detection, or offer self-healing solutions for a 24x7 high-availability customer facing application suite.
  • Passion and ability to communicate DevOps principles and the importance of their role in the SDLC to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Excellent debugging skills across a variety of integrated platforms.
  • Expertise with monitoring and logging tools (Splunk, AppDynamics, Foglight) and standard methodologies for API monitoring methodology.
  • Passionate commitment to the stability and availability of production and lower environments.
  • Able to communicate complex technical concepts to a diverse audience including senior management as well as demonstrable ability to make remediation recommendations for both in-scope applications and other upstream/downstream dependencies.
  • Ability to write and maintain SQL queries.
  • Experience with the Atlassian suite (JIRA, Bitbucket, Confluence, Bamboo)


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