North Brunswick, New Jersey

Job Description

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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 Capital Markets ETrading Technology is looking for an Architect / senior engineer to be responsible for a hands-on development role for D2C (dealer to client) flows for Macro (Fixed Income & FX), and Spread trading asset classes.  The asset classes in scope are US Treasury, Interest Rate Swaps, Agency, Municipals, CDS, MBS, Corporate Bonds, Structured Notes, Asset Backed Finance, Foreign Exchange, etc.

The senior engineer will take part in:

  • Building state of art critical server-side eTrading modules such as Offering/Quoting pricing streams, RFQ (Request for Quote), Auto Responder for RFQs in asset class agnostic fashion.
  • Ensuring high leverage of source code reuse exists across the various trading asset classes.
  • Architecting and building systems with low latency, high throughput, scalability and fault tolerance in mind.
  • Integrating trading transactional data into time series data warehouse.
  • Designing and developing extreme automated stress testing harnesses.
  • Developing Start of Day resiliency program for all the asset classes.
  • Developing End of Day reports for system performance and compliance/regulatory mandates.
  • Working closely with Traders, Data Scientists, Quants and eTrading Governance committee members to define roadmap and project estimates.
  • Being the primary face off for Level 2 production support for all D2C flows for all trading asset classes.

Qualified individuals must have:

  • Ability to propose and initiate R&D efforts, and conduct proof of concepts on new technologies.
  • Ability to ensure adherence to SDLC and Agile delivery methodology.

Required Qualifications

  • 10+ years of software engineering experience
  • 7+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: securities, quants, artificial intelligence, or machine learning
  • 10+ years of Java experience
  • 7+ years of fixed Income experience
  • 7+ years of trading systems development or implementation experience
  • 10+ years of Multi-Threading Experience
  • 5+ years of High Frequency systems development or implementation experience
  • 5+ years of Low Latency systems development or implementation experience
  • 7 + years of experience supporting electronic trading (etrading) platforms
  • 5+ years of algorithmic development experience

Desired Qualifications

  • A Masters degree or higher in computer science or finance
  • A professional certification in technology
  • Basic knowledge of industry regulations related to building technological solutions
  • BS/BA in computer science, applied statistics, quantitative economics, operations research or a related field
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • 5+ years of C++ experience

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 10-15 years of experience in financial/banking industry.
  • Bachelor degree (Master degree preferred) in computer science, engineering or related field.
  • Must have technology buildout experience in Fixed Income eTrading and/or FX. Equities domain knowledge and technology buildout experiences is a plus.
  • Must have good domain expertise in one or more of the following asset classes: US Treasury, Interest Rate Swaps, Agency, Municipals, CDS, MBS, Corporate Bonds, Structured Notes, Asset Backed Finance and Foreign Exchange.
  • Must have experience using high performance programming techniques in JAVA.
  • Experience in building negotiation systems [RFQ/Offers] and/or Order Management Systems [OMS] to trade multiple asset classes in Fixed Income is a plus.
  • Experience building risk neutral auto hedging and auto bidding solutions is a plus.
  • Experience building algorithmic pricing and /or inventory/market liquidity based pricing solutions for Fixed Income and/or FX securities is a great plus.
  • Ability to work closely with traders, product managers, quants and data scientists, to help architect, design, implement and deliver eTrading platform in trading asset class agnostic fashion.
  • Good communication skill is imperative because of the above.
  • C++ and JavaScript programming knowledge are additional pluses.
  • Huge plus if knowledgeable about software and infrastructure low latency technology constructs.
  • Automated regression testing capability is a huge plus too.

Street Address

NY-New York: 150 E 42nd St - New York, NY
NJ-North Brunswick: 100 Fidelity Plz - North Brunswick, NJ


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.

North Brunswick, New Jersey

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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 Let’s talk about turning your military experience into a great civilian career.

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