We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.
As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
The Wide Area Network (WAN) Engineering team builds technology solutions to support the Internet, Data Centers and Office WANnetwork of Charles Schwab & Co. This includes working with business units, subsidiaries, multiple Schwab Technology departments as well as external vendors to develop technology solutions for the Firm. The WANEngineering team will be expected to define networkinfrastructure requirements, engineer high availability solutions as well as participate in new product selection and validation. The team will actively participate in business driven projects, provide consulting services for various project teams, oversight of vendor management and contract negotiations as well as develop and adhere to lifecycle roadmaps through the purchase of software and hardware solutions. This position requires an enthusiastic, value driven, thought leader to lead and support the WANEngineering team.
What you’ll do:
The WANEngineering Director will have the opportunity to help shape the next generation network strategy and solutions for Charles Schwab & Co. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record building and managing engaged teams that are responsible for highly available and resilient networks. The leader should have a thorough understanding of current and upcoming designs and related technology trends.
The role will be accountable for the day to day management of the staff and infrastructure. These duties include leading a highly technical team, overseeing all aspects of wide-area networkengineering as well as infrastructure management and also develop and drive the next generation wide area network solutions. The team will design and engineer solutions, perform in-depth technical evaluations and provide assistance to support teams when required. They will also provide input and administer the annual budget, monitor and optimize vendor expenditures and collaborate with the Finance Office on fiscal and budgetary issues. Additional responsibilities include:
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