St. Louis, Missouri

Job Description

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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.

Internal Audit is a provider of independent, objective assurance services delivered through a highly competent and diverse team. As a business partner, Audit helps the company accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.

Audit Services conducts audits and reports the results of our work to the Audit & Examinations Committee of the Board of Directors. We provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services delivered through a highly competent and diverse team. As a business partner, Audit helps the Company accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.

The Strategy and Operations Group (SAOG) Innovation Team, led by an Audit Director, is responsible for driving innovation across Internal Audit including building continuous assurance solutions, reporting/visualizations, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and advanced analytics. The team is focused on transforming Internal Audit through these primary solution types.

The Operational Innovation (OI) team within the Innovation Team has an opening for an Analytic Consultant 5 (AC5). Our OI team supports the entire audit division by providing reporting, key metrics and visualizations that support annual planning, risk assessment, engagement planning, attribute coverage, and many other aspects related to the operations of Internal Audit. The AC5 will be responsible for development of analytic solutions primarily utilizing SQL and Tableau. This includes all phases of the Analytic Development Lifecycle (ADLC) – business understanding, data understanding, data preparation, analysis, evaluation and delivery. The candidate will develop expertise in navigating the extensive production and analytical data environments within Wells Fargo and apply that expertise to provide value-added data analytic solutions to the various audit teams. The candidate will also mentor and develop team members primarily in data modeling, data validation, and assurance testing of analytic solutions. We are looking for a candidate with the proven ability to utilize data analysis methodologies and tools to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the manual processes and/or reporting. This includes partnering with internal auditors to identify opportunities to utilize data analysis in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the operational processes & reporting within the audit lifecycle. 

Specifically, a successful candidate will:
•    Lead data-specific projects and work along with 1-3 other data analysis professionals;
•    Engineer data models and Tableau dashboards to support analytical and reporting needs 
•    Navigating within large complex technology environments to locate, validate, extract, and format data for data analysis testing.
•    Be results driven, detail-oriented, demonstrate strategic thinking and creativity;
•    Be capable of initiating action and managing change in a fast paced environment;
•    Have strong relationship management, influencing, organizational and execution skills; communicate effectively and ensure that all deliverables are met;
•    Be a critical thinker with an innovative mindset, coupled with a track record for creating solutions that are efficient, effective, and essential;
•    Train and mentor team members in the use of data analysis and data analysis tools;
•    Develop data-driven analytics capabilities to identify anomalies, outliers, emerging trends and operational risks across the Enterprise;
•    Build continuous reporting and/or automation solutions that support risk identification.
•    Using data-driven analytics capabilities to identify anomalies, outliers, and operational risks to effectively perform data validations and clearly communicate the resulting data limitations and required assumptions 
•    Contribute to a positive working environment and continue to ensure a positive work culture characterized by constructive problem-solving, effective communications and mutual respect;
•    Be able to take large complex areas and, working with business partners, identify specific actionable analytic opportunities within those areas

Salary range is determined by the location of the job.

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

RWF - Please note that "RWF" is an identifier for internal recruiting purposes only and has no connection to the nature or responsibilities of the job.

Required Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: reporting, analytics, or modeling demonstrated through work or military experience; or a Masters degree or higher in a quantitative field such as applied math, statistics, engineering, physics, accounting, finance, economics, econometrics, computer sciences, or business/social and behavioral sciences with a quantitative emphasis and 5+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: reporting, analytics, or modeling

Desired Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of research and analysis
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • SQL or SAS experience
  • Outstanding problem solving and analytical skills with ability to turn findings into strategic imperatives
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and across all organizational levels, where flexibility, collaboration, and adaptability are important
  • Ability to develop operational reporting and performing complex data analysis
  • Ability to lead projects/initiatives with high risk and complexity
  • Ability to provide leadership by coaching, training, and mentoring

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 8+ years of experience in analytic solution development using SQL and/or data analytics
  • 3+ years of experience building and/or interacting with data visualization and/or reporting solutions through Tableau or Power BI
  • Experience with Agile project management tools such as JIRA, GitHub and Confluence
  • Proficiency with other software and/or programming languages and tools (Visual Basic, Oracle SQL, SQL Server Management Studio, Microsoft SQL Server, Teradata, SQL Server Reporting Service, etc.)
  • Certifications in analytics space:
    • SAS Certified Big Data Professional
    • SAS Certified Data Scientist
    • Certification of Professional Achievement in Data Sciences
    • Certified Analytics Professional
    • Data Mining and Applications Graduate Certificate (university specific)
  • Experience in data processing, database programming, and/or data analytics.
  • Experience building data visualization and/or reporting solutions through Tableau, Power BI, or similar BI tools preferred.
  • Knowledge of Wells Fargo businesses, systems of record, and data warehouses.

Job Expectations

  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time

Salary Information

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

NC-Charlotte: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
NC-Charlotte: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
IA-West Des Moines: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
CO-Denver: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
AZ-PHX-Central Phoenix: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
MN-Minneapolis: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
TX-San Antonio: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
AZ-Chandler: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
MO-Saint Louis: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300
TX-Addison: Min: $90,100 Mid: $128,700 Max: $167,300

Street Address

NC-Charlotte: 301 S College St - Charlotte, NC
NC-Charlotte: 1525 W Wt Harris Blvd - Charlotte, NC
IA-West Des Moines: 800 S Jordan Creek Pkwy - West Des Moines, IA
CO-Denver: 1700 Lincoln St - Denver, CO
AZ-PHX-Central Phoenix: 100 W Washington St - Phoenix, AZ
MN-Minneapolis: 600 S 4th St - Minneapolis, MN
TX-San Antonio: 4101 Wiseman Blvd - San Antonio, TX
AZ-Chandler: 2600 S Price Rd - Chandler, AZ
MO-Saint Louis: 2801 Market St - Saint Louis, MO
TX-Addison: 5080 Spectrum Dr - Addison, TX


    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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St. Louis, Missouri

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