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Wholesale Banking provides financial solutions to businesses across the United States and globally. Our four major business lines include Corporate & Investment Banking, Commercial Banking, Commercial Real Estate, and Wells Fargo Commercial Capital. We also have groups in credit risk, group risk, finance, marketing, human relations, and the Wholesale Chief Operating Office that support our businesses.
A successful applicant will be a quantitative developer in the Quantitative Strategies Team in Wells Fargo Securities, with a focus on Vasara development. Vasara is the next generation risk platform for the bank. It is an ambitious, green field initiative to tackle the bank's risk computation challenges within capital markets, from ticking risk for trading desks to market risk and capital calculations such us FRTB and CCAR.
Vasara is a joint venture between Technology and Quants, and you will be working within the Quant organization, with a focus on core infrastructure development, which includes development of risk (jacobian risk, market risk, linear and higher order risk), pricing and PnL frameworks, as well as speed/memory optimizations, thread scaling and other platform performance issues.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
- Development, maintenance and enhancement of the frameworks mentioned above. - More in general, architect complex software engineering solutions with an emphasis on creating high-performance components. - Use solid principles and design patterns to develop flexible code for pricing and risk calculations of fixed income derivatives. - Review requirements, design, develop, test and strive to deliver high-quality maintainable code in an agile SDLC. - Communicate effectively with team members and partners in different areas, both within and beyond Vasara: Front Office Trading, Technology, Market Risk.
Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit's risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.
5+ years of experience in capital markets, industry experience within the specific sector of the position, or a combination of both
3+ years of quantitative development experience
2+ years of capital markets experience
2+ years of derivatives experience
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
4+ years of Java experience
2+ years of C++ experience
A Master's degree or higher in science or technology
Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Other Desired Qualifications
Strong, demonstrated computer sciences expertise.
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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