Charles Schwab Staff-Information Systems Engineer-Backup and Recovery in Westlake, Texas


Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616

Anders Bjerkhoel


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 at 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.

Our Opportunity:

The Enterprise Backup organization manages all distributed backup infrastructure for the company including design, engineering, implementation and ongoing support. The group works very closely with server, data center, application and database teams to provide backup solutions for all of Charles Schwab. It resides in the Technical Infrastructure Solutions and is a key component of the infrastructure helping our customers become financially fit.

What you’ll do:

The Distributed Backup Engineer is responsible for performing Enterprise backup Engineering & Administrator duties including backup storage configuration, backup software management/configuration, and full administration of add/remove/manage/monitor backup jobs on a daily basis. Must have experience with backup software from various vendors (Commvault, TSM) and at least one of the major backup hardware vendors (IBM, DataDomain, Oracle ZFS). The engineer will work with database, application and server teams to analyze performance and backup requirements and provide solutions that are highly available and perform to meet the business requirements.

What you have:

Solid understanding of end to end backup connectivity for a minimum of one Open Systems Operating system (Linux, Microsoft, AIX etc). Proficient in i/o performance and connectivity troubleshooting from the backup system to host to the array/backup device. Must have experience with set-up, configuration and troubleshooting of host based multipathing technologies. Working knowledge of set-up, configuration and troubleshooting of host based volume managers. Ability to manage multiple vendor technologies at the same time. Exposure to database, host and virtual system backup solutions required. Exposure to VMWare/Vsphere, SQL and DB2 DB commands and structure, shell scripting, Perl, Remedy is preferred

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package

  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program

  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: IT-Other Specialty Engineering-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: TX - Westlake

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Expiration Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

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