Minneapolis, Minnesota

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.

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

Wells Fargo Technology is a team of more than 40,000 information technology and security professionals who help keep Wells Fargo at the forefront of America's diversified financial services companies. Employees execute an engineering-led IT strategy to deliver stable, secure, scalable and innovative services that provide Wells Fargo global customers ‘round-the-clock' banking access through in-store, online, ATM, and other channels. Wells Fargo Technology plays a critical role in the company's customer and employee experience, business and risk management transformation, and growth agenda.

Wells Fargo Technology's Data Technology Platform Support Team is looking for a Splunk Engineer to support our build out of a strategic operational monitoring framework for our Big Data Platform. The goal of this role is to provide high quality, standardized, monitoring solutions that leverage machine learning and ITSI components within Splunk to create meaningful dashboards that can be leveraged by platform support teams.

The role will work within Wells Fargo Big Data Platform Support partnering with development teams, product owners, scrum masters, and with other technology centers of excellence. The Splunk Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for delivering automated monitoring solutions to improve platform transparency and service availability and stability. This role will leverage key/core Splunk capabilities like machine learning, predictive analytics, within an ITSI model.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Create scalable Splunk dashboards that align with key KPI's that move us closer to a purpose-built solution that leverages AI, predictive analytics and machine learning.
  • Create Splunk dashboards that ensure platform resilience, transparency, and availability across a big data ecosystem.
  • Create Splunk dashboards that enable our platform support team to predict, identify and resolve problems within our ecosystem in a near real-time manner.
  • Leverage innovations like ITSI to create best in class visualizations that can be shared across our platform.
  • Support and maintain existing Splunk dashboards that aim to improve the availability, scalability, SLA, and efficiency of Core services platform and applications.
  • Solve problems related to the Core services systems and the buildout of automation to prevent problem recurrence; with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions.
  • Influence and create new Splunk dashboard designs, standards and methods for large-scale distributed systems.
  • Develop Splunk service capacity planning and demand forecasting dashboards by leveraging machine learning and predictive analytics.
  • Troubleshoot and mitigate problems in mission-critical systems by leveraging Splunk.
  • Serving as a subject matter expert for other team members regarding Splunk and ITSI
  • Partnering with EGS/offshore production support team
  • Works with development teams to identify improvements in our monitoring framework
  • Supports application Technology risk execution and compliance initiatives.

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of systems analysis experience
  • 5+ years of systems programming experience
  • 2+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: Agile, Kanban, or Lean methodology
  • 5+ years of application production support experience
  • 4+ years of relational database experience
  • 5+ years of data warehouse experience
  • 5+ years of UNIX experience
  • 3+ years of job scheduling experience
  • 2+ years of Splunk development experience

Desired Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge and understanding of technologies related to infrastructure engineering
  • Ability to identify, report, and solution problems in new and existing software in a team environment
  • Ability to identify and correct system capacity issues
  • Ability to help remediate tough technical support issues
  • In-depth technical solution knowledge, including installation, configuration, performance tuning, and problem solving
  • Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in science or technology
  • Knowledge and understanding of incident management: gathering impacts and analyzing data
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 1+ years of Splunk ITSI experience
  • Splunk Certification

Job Expectations

  • Flexibility to frequently be on call beyond normal working hours
  • Flexibility to address incidents as needed 24 hours a day

Street Address

NC-Charlotte: 301 S College St - Charlotte, NC
NC-Charlotte: 401 S Tryon St - Charlotte, NC
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.

Minneapolis, Minnesota

At Wells Fargo, we’ve been proudly supporting military veterans and their families for more than 170 years.

We value the leadership, discipline, and skills you’ve gained through your service to our country and recognize the contributions our veteran team members bring to the table. We’re so committed to hiring and retaining military veterans, veterans with disabilities, National Guard members, and Reservists that we’ve made it our goal is to employ 20,000 veterans by 2020.

As a Wells Fargo team member, you’ll find a work culture that is team-oriented, collaborative, structured, and challenging. We support veterans transitioning from military service with a variety of job options, confidential resources, educational information, and career guidance. You may choose to join our Veteran’s Team Member Network, a group of thousands who share an interest in veterans’ matters, and that promotes greater awareness and job development within the veteran community. To learn more about opportunities at our company, please visit wellsfargojobs.com/military. Let’s talk about turning your military experience into a great civilian career.

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