Charles Schwab Corporation

Senior Project Manager

Job Locations US-TX-Austin
Requisition ID
Posted Date
3 weeks ago(7/15/2020 7:32 PM)
Position Type
Full time

Your Opportunity

Smart Processing is central to Schwab’s technology and business process transformation efforts and is at the center of Schwab’s sustainable competitive advantage.  Smart Processing requires end-to-end ecosystem strategy, vision, planning, and execution driving tangible benefits for Schwab and our clients which include greater scale, automation, and straight-through processing to provide more efficient and personalized service to our clients.


The Smart Processing Senior Project Manager is an individual contributor role, and will share our passion for technology, collaboration, innovation, and excellence. The candidate will work collaboratively with all participants in software development projects to maintain all aspects of the overall software development lifecycle and ensure the on-time, quality delivery of software product releases to streamline and scale operations effectiveness. 

What you are good at

  • Own, deliver, and manage the software release schedule of a very large and complex organization within Schwab Technology Services
  • Track and manage department and project budgets in excess of $5MM
  • Manage interdependencies, risks, and dependencies across a large number of technologies, scrum teams and organizations
  • Collaborate across architectural, development, production support, and product teams help remove roadblocks and ensure successful production deployments
  • Leverage agile and project management tools and processes to ensure the organization’s financial, technical, and personnel outcomes are achieved
  • Be a key, senior-level advisor to the management team and will handle a wide-array of sensitive, important, and complex tasks.

What you have

  • Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years of project management experience, managing multiple large, complex and cross functional projects
  • Extensive experience managing large and complex software release schedule across multiple teams
  • Extensive experience working in a technology-centric, Agile environment
  • Pursues excellence in all aspects of business, is detail oriented, and takes ownership
  • Proven ability to earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders through focused execution of business priorities
  • Proven ability to deliver highly visible, complex projects
  • Ability to navigate and be successful in a highly matrixed organization
  • Focused and versatile team player that is comfortable under pressure
  • Demonstrated and applied experience establishing and delivering complex projects
  • Experience managing and tracking large department budgets
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment across multiple time zones and locations


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