Wells Fargo Business Systems Consultant 5 in Boston, Massachusetts

  • Wells Capital Management (“WellsCap”)*

As a registered investment advisory firm, we focus on managing equity, fixed income and blended portfolios for a variety of institutional clients. We believe professionals with the highest integrity, focused on adding positive relative returns, with disciplined teamwork, will exceed our clients’ expectations.

Position Description

Successful candidate will play a key role in enabling the Equity Investment Technology’s BSC team to deliver simple, effective, timely and affordable information technology solutions to complex investment decision-making and execution problems/opportunities for the WellsCap Equity business. In addition, the candidate will work with the other BSC team members, Software Development teams, EIT Infrastructure team and Governance teams, WellsCap Investment Operations, WellsCap Compliance and key technology vendors as part of implementing technology solutions. Candidates in this position will focus high priority initiatives spanning portfolio management, trading, and the Managed Accounts business. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Facilitate the onboarding of investment team acquisitions

  • Analyze, and define foundational functions/platforms

  • Contribute to definition of project work streams – planning, sizing and scheduling

  • Demonstrate an deep understanding of the equity investment business

  • Prior experience supporting equity traders, portfolio managers and financial analysts to understand pro-actively the technology needs of the firm’s various equity investment teams and to communicate opportunities, progress, and accomplishments

  • Works as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, document, communicate and validate requirements

  • Works closely with Systems Development teams to clarify business requirements and translate business requirements to technical requirements

  • Develops detailed test plans & test cases and conducts system integration & user acceptance testing to validate and certify developed solutions

  • Conducts user training and promotes solution adoption

  • Documents clearly and concisely the information necessary to support the applications and solutions

  • Participates in the daily support and maintenance of the systems and applications

  • Support to the team’s critical applications

  • Ensures that escalated issues are tracked, reported on and resolved in a timely manner

  • Results driven, conveying a sense of urgency and bringing issues to closure despite obstacles and opposition

  • Demonstrating outstanding flexibility and teamwork

  • Demonstrating sound decision making which reflects an understanding of the firm’s equity business and its priorities.

  • Ability to work overtime and occasionally travel

Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of business systems analysis experience, business systems design experience, or a combination of both

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Strong conflict resolution skills

  • A BS/BA degree or higher

  • Knowledge and understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC): all phases and types of testing

How to Express Interest in This Job: Wells Fargo invites you to apply for this job at https://employment.wellsfargo.com/psp/PSEA/APPLICANTNW/HRMS/c/HRSHRAM.HRSAPPSCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRSAPPJBPST&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=5343709&PostingSeq=1.

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.

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.