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Lead Prime Brokerage Capital Markets Platform Engineer (Cap Mkts-Platform Engineer 2)

New York, NY
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Wells Fargo is seeking a senior capital markets platform engineer to lead the Prime Brokerage Support Team supporting Wells Fargo Securities. The candidate will be responsible for leading and providing strategic direction for the Prime Brokerage platform. This resource will face off with both technology leaders as well as business leaders to provide communication around issues and application stability in the Prime Brokerage space. This resource will be responsible for operational supervision and support of complex technology platforms within the Prime Brokerage business. This resource will be providing technical systems support within the technology organization and should be able to create and implement technical support strategies and plans. This resource should be able to set clear and attainable goals that lead to overall efficiency and stability of the Prime Brokerage platform. This resource should have a strong background in application support and come into the team with a willingness to improve support processes.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Central point of contact for all Prime Brokerage related issues
  • Provide strategic leadership for the application support for Prime Brokerage with an emphasis on process improvement.
  • Develop automated solutions of support tasks
  • Support dashboard development
  • Work closely with both our business and technology leaders to understand the growth and direction of the Prime Brokerage platform and businesses
  • Work in partnership with our business partners to analyze and resolve all issues and enquiries.
  • Provide a consistently high level of client service to our business partners
  • Identify gaps in current technology processes and recommend changes to ensure our SLAs are achieved.
  • Oversee deployments from Dev/Test to Production environment
  • Display excellent communication skills
  • Ensure that all issues are clearly and succinctly documented and that the steps taken to resolve the issue are recorded in a knowledge base.
  • Document support procedures with the goal of improvement
  • Manage day to day operations of the Prime Brokerage Support Team

This jobs primary responsibilities will be in New York but there is a portion of the current support team located in Charlotte so some amount of travel should be anticipated. The applicant should be ready to respond to a very demanding business team that is looking to grow their business and technology footprint so the expectations will be high.

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of application support experience, platform management experience, or a combination of both
  • 4+ years of experience in capital markets and investment banking
  • 5+ years of trading systems development or implementation experience
  • 5+ years of SQL experience
  • 5+ years of UNIX experience
  • 5+ years of Perl or Shell experience
  • 3+ years of Java experience
  • 3+ years of Autosys experience
  • 7 + years of experience troubleshooting environments across the entire architecture (i.e. applications to infrastructure)

Desired Qualifications

  • Extensive experience in the capital markets business and processes
  • Functional knowledge and understanding of application support for capital markets & investment banking applications
  • Strong business and technical understanding of end to end capital markets trading and operational environments
  • Expert knowledge and understanding of capital markets: quality assurance testing, high performance computing, middleware and platform management tools
  • Knowledge and understanding of financial industry regulations supporting technological solutions such as: SEC, FINRA, Dodd Frank, and Basel
  • Experience with financial services businesses in a regulated environment
  • Ability to execute in a fast paced, high demand, environment while balancing multiple priorities
  • Experience meeting high production and quality standards in a fast paced, development and production support environment
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills


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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