We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Platform Architect to join Charles Schwab's Application and Platform Architecture team. The role will be responsible for crafting Schwab’s technology strategy and helping define the future-state technology platform and capabilities that will enable innovation and accelerated product delivery across the firm. You'll work closely with business, product, and technology partners to translate results-oriented business and technology vision and requirements into a private and public cloud platform foundation that fuel solution development at Schwab for years to come.
The right individual will be a proactive, self-starter that enjoys and thrives when connecting people and technology to solve sophisticated problems at-scale. You love researching industry trends and remaining current on emerging technology. You have a knack for recommending which technologies and vendor products should be brought into the portfolio to solve relevant business and delivery problems. You will analyze, model, and develop complex and high-level architecture plans that require the integration of multiple technologies and coordination of functional areas across the organization. If you have a passion and skill for long-term end-to-end thinking balanced with working directly with delivery teams to craft increments that enable value for customers now, this position is for you!
The Platform Architecture team is responsible for providing architecture services to high priority initiatives. We are an organization that values diverse and big thinking, rewards both behaviors and delivery, and focuses on growth and continuous improvement – all in support of Schwab’s mission to help clients and one another succeed. This role is an outstanding opportunity to join a team and company at the beginning of a multi-year platform transformation whose work will have direct impact on company direction, our customers, and our industry.