Full Job Description
Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information (email and phone number) is up to date and upload your current resume prior to submitting your application for consideration. To participate in some selection activities you will need to respond to an invitation. The invitation can be sent by both email and text message. In order to receive text message invitations, your profile must include a mobile phone number designated as “Personal Cell” or “Cellular” in the contact information of your application.
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.
Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.
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.
WFAM is looking for a strong hand-on senior technology leader with extensive Asset Management experience. The candidate will define and lead WFAM Automation implementations to deliver common, secure, consistent capabilities across WFAM. The role will report directly to the CTO of WFAM.
The primary task is to transform our capabilities, provide appropriate innovative methods, develop self-service tools, and build a state of the art technology organization. The role will ensure that WFAM can meet challenges of the rapidly changing financial services landscape.
As the head of the key engineering group, you will work closely with the software engineers, product managers, business leaders, data architects, and the larger technology organization to get high-quality data solution build out for WFAM.
As a transformational leader you’ll focus on technical mentorship and coaching. Above all, you are a change agent who pushes yourself and those around your for excellence.
WFAM is embarking on an exciting journey and building a Platform of the Future. This is an amazing opportunity for a strong technical leader.
Automation Lead – Wells Fargo Asset Management
Lead WFAM strategy implementation to deliver common, secure, consistent automation capabilities across WFAM.
Drive Application rationalization portfolio by streamlining processes and data
Develop strategic roadmaps for Asset Management domain, drive improvement in automation, efficiency, code quality and best development practices.
Collaborate with peer technology teams to drive common architecture and build reusable services and components. Leverage existing enterprise solutions where they exist
In partnership with the boarder Wells Fargo Architecture and Transformation teams rollout CI/CD, TTD, automation processes and practices to support automation, improvements in code quality and systems capabilities, reduce cross system data redundancy
Prevent the proliferation of disparate products and technology strategies
Build strong relationship with the business, partner with stakeholders, engage in strategic initiative, and provide innovative and robust data solutions
Collaborate with internal teams, bring critical day-to-day leadership and thinking to the table, creating strategically and technologically sound Target Architecture
Recruit, mentor and develop talent by setting appropriate goals and expectations for the team.
Act as internal expert to technology and business groups, enabling and supporting the adoption of the latest trend in development techniques and architecture
Build and maintain data heavy analytics and applications to support investment process including research, portfolio management, risk management and back-office functionality
10+ years of Big Data experience
10+ years of Java experience
5+ years of Agile experience
5+ years of Python experience
5+ years of SQL experience
10+ years of application development and implementation experience
7+ years of securities industry experience
A Master's degree or higher
10+ years of investment industry experience
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
Other Desired Qualifications
Extensive knowledge and understanding of Asset Management or Hedge Funds industry OR Capital Markets.
Experience in building Microservices, APIs and Web Services
Sound knowledge of persistent technologies such as relational databases, NoSQL databases, off heap storage and distributed caches.
Knowledge of Data visualization tools and processes (Qlik, Tableau and etc ) . Experience in finding patterns in data, data profiling , data mining , analytics
Familiarity with modern engineering approaches to Information Architecture/Data Management and Schema-less Messaging, i.e. Kafka, Java serialization/deserialization, JSON , XMI
Strong DB skills with SQL and NoSQL databases
Ability to convey complex technical information to both technical and nontechnical audiences. Exceptional ability to rank strategic and operational choices – must be hands-on when needed
Deep understanding of Agile project management and SDLC processes /practices
Experience in building horizontally scalable, highly available applications
Strong communication and relationship building capabilities.
Superior organization skills and an affinity for details.
Staff / Resource management and people skills as well as technical problem solving skills to navigate issues.
Experience building high performance BI tools using current languages like Spark, Hive etc.
Experience working with market data
5+ years of experience working within Agile framework
Advance degree in computer science or in physical sciences (Mathematics, physics)
10+ years’ of combined C#.NET and Java experience
10+ years of investment industry experience
8 + years of experience designing software solutions using software architecture design principles
10+ years of relational and/or object oriented database experience
NY-New York: 150 E 42nd St - New York, NY