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Sr. Java Developer - ASE 5

Wells Fargo | Des Moines IA 50981 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/16/2019

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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.

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.

From achieving sustainable homeownership, managing credit, purchasing a car to financing college, Wells Fargo Consumer Lending cares about our customers. Today, our diversified team provides home lending, auto loans, and student loans to more than 30 million customers. Every day we focus on providing guidance, advice and tools to assist our customers with making informed decisions for selecting the right products and services to satisfy their financial needs and help them succeed financially.

In this position as an Application Systems Engineer 5, you will Acts as a lead in providing application design guidance and consultation, utilizing a thorough understanding of applicable technology, tools and existing designs.

This position will be an integral part of the overall Digital Trusted Data Source (DTDS) team in Consumer Lending Technology group within Enterprise Information Technology.

DTDS team is primarily focused in the development and support of data aggregation APIs for Wells Fargo. Currently multiple external (through API Gateway) and internal clients are consuming DTDS APIs. This is an exciting group and the teams w/in are ever changing and growing.

This position is an exciting opportunity for a lead technology professional wanting to not only contribute excellent code but also develop and extend an existing APIs, integration services and general coding standards, techniques, and procedures in a cutting edge development environment that is focused on the next generation development platform within Wells Fargo.

DTDS team is looking for technically strong and motivated professionals for micro-services development with new SEAR specification - decouple & componentize through interface APIs, scope to Business Capability (domain / bounded context) and single capability.

As a Senior Developer/Engineer, you will design, develop and unit tests APIs that will  need to re-platform DTDS APIs to micro-services and cloud migration with SEAR spec to support independently design, develop, test, deploy and scalable.

The successful candidate in this position will be responsible for the day-to-day application of proven patterns and practices. The ideal candidate for this role must have the ability to adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner. Must be willing to leverage existing development best practices to drive measurable results.

Other responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Analyzes highly complex business requirements, designs and writes technical specifications to design or redesigns complex computer platforms and applications.
  • Provides coding direction to less experienced staff or develops highly complex original code.
  • Acts as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts.
  • Verifies program logic by overseeing the preparation of test data, testing and debugging of programs.
  • Oversees overall systems testing and the migration of platforms and applications to production.
  • Develops new documentation, departmental technical procedures and user guides.
  • Leads projects, allocates and manages resources and manages the work of less experienced staff.
  • Assures quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area and oversees creation of or updates to and testing of the business continuation plan.

Please note:  This position can be based at the Wells Fargo site location(s) in Charlotte NC and Des Moines IA. Relocation assistance will not be provided.  Applicants should reside in or around the target area(s) or be willing to relocate at their own expense.

This is a full time opportunity with a competitive compensation package, a comprehensive benefits package including a generous PTO program and many other benefits. For additional benefit information visit

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of application development and implementation experience
  • 7+ years of Java experience
  • 5+ years of RESTful or SOAP web services

Desired Qualifications

  • Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to solve complex technical problems
  • Knowledge and understanding of SDLC (System Development Life Cycle)
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to work effectively, as well as independently, in a team environment
  • Ability to positively influence, motivate, and direct diverse teams
  • Application production support experience
  • Experience with Agile Scrum (Daily Standup, Sprint Planning and Sprint Retrospective meetings) and Kanban
  • Knowledge and understanding of Cloud computing, PaaS design principles and micro services and containers
  • Knowledge and understanding of network infrastructure and design
  • Knowledge and understanding of test driven application development

Other Desired Qualifications
  • Ability to support off hours production deployments
  • Proven experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale Java/J2EE projects, utilizing best design patterns, tooling and coding practices
  • Experience with SOAP, JSON, XML
  • Experience in Microservices design, & development with cloud services and deployment models and design patterns
  • Experience with Java 1.8, REST Micro-services, Docker, RabbitMQ, Cloud Foundry, AWS, Spring Cloud
  • Strong experience in Spring & Spring Boot based application design & development.
  • Understanding of containerization conceptually and non-functional requirements like scalability, availability, re-usability and supportability
  • Knowledge and understanding of Event Sourcing, Kafka producer and consumer patterns, Domain Driven Design concepts
  • Spring JDBC, JMS (Java Message Service), Quartz/Spring Batch or experience in similar design patterns
  • Experience with Netflix Eureka, Netflix Ribbon and Apache Camel
  • Experience in SQL, Oracle DB
  • Experience in Maven, Ant, Tomcat, Sub version, Eclipse, MBeans, JMX

Job Expectations

  • Ability to work additional hours as needed
  • Flexibility to work in a 24/7 environment
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time

Street Address

IA-Des Moines: 800 Walnut St - Des Moines, IA
NC-Charlotte: 1525 W Wt Harris Blvd - Charlotte, NC


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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Location Des Moines, IA, 50981, United States
Categories Information Technology

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