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Wells Fargo Technical Lead / Software Sr Engineer in West Des Moines, Iowa

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At Wells Fargo, we are looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. We are seeking candidates who embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion in a workplace where everyone feels valued and inspired.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

Technology sets IT strategy; enhances the design, development, and operations of our systems; optimizes the Wells Fargo infrastructure; provides information security; and enables Wells Fargo global customers to have 24 hours a day, 7 days a week banking access through in-branch, online, ATMs, and other channels.

Our mission is to deliver stable, secure, scalable, and innovative services at speeds that delight and satisfy our customers and unleash the skills potential of our employees.

Consumer Lending Technology is driving technology transformation in a multi-cloud technology ecosystem to deliver products and services at scale that are stable, secure, and always on.

We are searching for a Senior Software Engineer, full stack developer who has extensive knowledge in designing, developing, and testing, to lead our technology transformation by igniting a culture of quality as part of the Site Reliability Engineering Organization. You will play a key role across the organization to build capabilities, conduct training, coach engineering teams to deliver high quality code, and help achieve test pyramid within Consumer Lending Scrum Teams. As part of Site Reliability Engineering in Consumer Lending Technology and Wells Fargo Technology, you will work to innovate, automate, build capability like Test Data Strategy, Service Virtualization, and enable teams to deliver products and services through the Agile methodology, CI/CD, Continuous Testing and Inspection, Destructive and Resiliency Testing (Chaos), and Analysis leveraging AI/ML Capabilities. You will partner with Development leads across the platforms to drive measurable quality metrics in Consumer Lending Technology.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Evangelize a Culture of Quality through DevSecOps in Consumer Lending as part of Site Reliability Engineering

  • Mentor, educate highly talented full stack engineers, software developers, test automation engineers, and performance engineers that work with teams in the Agile methodology to accelerate delivery of quality products into production

  • Work with product teams to deliver quality products through Behavior Driven Development (BDD),Test Driven Development (TDD), CI/CD, Continuous Testing, Continuous Inspection, Destructive and Chaos Testing

  • Accelerate training and education of product teams by curating, participating in, and leading engineering academies, training sessions, product demos, developing product documentation, communications, and leading community forums focused on improving quality in partnership with CLT Engineering and Wells Fargo Technology

  • Innovate, Automate, and Enhance Existing SRE capabilities including CI/CD/CT to improve overall quality

  • Be a leader amongst peers and partners, innovate, and work with Chief Technology Office to expand existing capabilities to reflect the future needs of Consumer Lending

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience

  • 2+ years of product development or product management experience

  • 5+ years of Java experience

  • 2+ years of Agile experience

  • 1+ year of leadership experience including coaching, training, and mentoring

Desired Qualifications

  • An industry-standard technology certification

  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • 1+ year experience with DevOps

  • Web Services experience

  • Experience applying new technologies to business needs in a technologically innovative , change-driven organization

  • Knowledge and understanding of system monitoring and high availability architectures, at an enterprise level

Other Desired Qualifications

  • Observability Platforms: Grafana, Kibana, Elastic/ELK, LogStash Splunk, AppDynamics, Dynatrace, New Relic, Prometheus, Kafka

  • CI/CD capabilities: Jenkins, Maven, Gradle, Groovy, Artifactory, GIT, Sonarqube, Harness IO, Spinnaker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Ansible

  • Programming Languages: Java, JavaScript, React. Angular, Node.js, Groovy, Scala, Python, C#, .NET

  • Resiliency: Chaos Toolkit, Gremlin, ToxiProxy, Simian Army, Chaos Monkey

  • Hosting Platforms: AWS, PCF, PKS, Azure, VMware, Unix, Linux, Windows

  • Big Panda, Tensor Flow

  • Test Frameworks, Capabilities & Tools: Selenium, Cucumber/Gherkin, BDD, TDD, QMetry, Taurus, Junit, QAF BDD/BDD2, TestNG, Karate, JMeter, Performance Center, Load Runner, Blazemeter, Browser Stack, Perfecto, REST Assured, CA Dev/Test, Web Service Testing, Appium, Applitools, Taurus, Mobile Labs, AXE (ADA Testing), Eclipse, JIRA, Report IO, HP ALM, Octane, Elastic

  • Security (SAST/DAST): Blackduck, Checkmarx, Fortify, Qualys, ThreadFix

Job Expectations

  • Willingness to work on-site at stated location on the job opening

  • Ability to work outside of regular business hours

Salary Information

The salary range displayed below is based on a Full-time 40 hour a week schedule.

AZ-Chandler: Min: $108,500 Mid: $155,000

AZ-PHX-Northwest Phoenix: Min: $108,500 Mid: $155,000

IA-West Des Moines: Min: $108,500 Mid: $155,000


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.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

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Company: Wells Fargo

Req Number: 5597899-3

Updated: 2021-09-20 02:17:02.339 UTC

Location: West Des Moines,IA