Equity Derivatives Trade Capture Developer - Java

Wells Fargo - New York, NY

Wells Fargo technology teams drive innovation to create a more powerful and fulfilling financial experience for our customers and team members. You will join more than 24,000 team members supporting 95 billion transactions annually in 10 countries. Our career opportunities span the technology spectrum: advanced analytics, big data, information security, application development, cloud enablement, project management and more.

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Job Description
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At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you’ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

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Wells Fargo Technology sets IT strategy; enhances the design, development, and operations of our systems; optimizes the Wells Fargo infrastructure footprint; provides information security; and enables continuous banking access through in-store, online, ATM, and other channels to Wells Fargo’s more than 70 million global customers.

The position is for a software developer in the Equity Derivatives Technology group to work on the buildout of the strategic Equity Derivatives platform for Trade Capture, Processing, and Lifecycle Management to support the strategic business initiatives.

Requires strong technical knowledge of Java and a solid foundation of server design methodologies. Must be able to write highly functional and performant code in a structured manner that can be applied to domains beyond equity derivatives. Successful applicant will have experience developing & supporting full software development lifecycle and ideally using cutting edge technologies (eg – microservices, containers, cloud, distributed solutions, and monitoring)

Candidates applying for this position should be prepared to work in this software environment with the following expectations
  • Enhance, build and deliver application frameworks and specific functionality around trading and risk
  • Perform in the high level technical and analytics role as an individual contributor developing software for the various trading components
  • Work directly with business analysts, traders, sales, operations group to understand requirements
  • Read and understand business specifications and create functional specifications from them
  • Create thorough designs - taking care to assure that designs integrate well into existing architecture
  • Write high quality code in the Java language using object oriented principals and design patterns as appropriate
  • Create/modify SQL Server database objects (tables, views, stored procedures, etc)
  • Perform high quality thorough unit testing and documentation of development activities
  • Work on complex problems where analysis of situations and/or data requires a solid grasp of business/risk domains
  • Assure quality, maintainability, and extensibility for supported systems and risk applications
  • Provide Level 2 production support as required
Required Qualifications

5+ years of application development experience
3+ years of securities industry experience
A BS/BA degree or higher
5+ years of information technology experience
5+ years of Object Oriented Design (OOD) experience
4 + years of experience gathering business requirements from various sources including end-users and stakeholders
5+ years of Java experience

Desired Qualifications

Advanced experience in capital markets business and processes
Basic knowledge and understanding of mathematical modeling
Basic knowledge and understanding of SEC, FNRA, and international regulations for building technological solutions
Knowledge and understanding of network, distributed system, applications or event management disciplines
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Good attention to detail and accuracy skills
Good analytical skills including analyzing complex data

Other Desired Qualifications
Design pattern experience
Advanced experience in capital markets business and processes
5+ years of experience developing multi-tiered, low latency, highly reliable, applications
Basic knowledge and understanding of mathematical modeling
Experience with Equity Swap Trade Entry and Lifecycle management
Knowledge and understanding of risk management or quantitative modeling
Firm understanding of Design Patterns
Basic knowledge and understanding of SEC, FNRA, and international regulations for building technological solutions
Knowledge and understanding of derivative products risk and valuation methodologies
Knowledge and understanding of technology platform development including large scale technology in a capital markets environment
Knowledge and understanding of technology object oriented design patterns and their application
Knowledge and understanding of application lifecycle, from design and development to testing, implementation and production support
Knowledge and understanding of technology architecture distributed and client server technologies
Autosys experience

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All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

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