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Apps Systems Engineer 4

Job ID 5459504 Schedule Type Reg-Time Work Hours 40 Location West Des Moines, Iowa, Charlotte, North Carolina;
Job Description

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


Enterprise Finance & Information Technology offers technology and services that exceed Wells Fargo customers’ expectations and directly enable them to succeed financially. We interact with customers more than 12 billion times a year through in-store, online, ATM, and telephone transactions. We impact customers directly, through systems availability and security, as well as indirectly, through our business partners who offer and deliver a myriad of products and services that meet customers’ financial needs. We provide a competitive advantage for the company through excellence in fundamentals, integrated partnerships, and our talented and engaged team members.


ASE4 Job Posting:

The Application Systems Engineer position will be in integral part of the Test Automation / Test Modernization team within Enterprise Quality Engineering in Enterprise IT.  This is an exciting and challenging new opportunity working with the Automation Team within the Mortgage Assembly line applications.  This team member will have an opportunity to lead automation activities across multiple environments and platforms.  This role will be assigned to lead Automation development activities that will directly relate to the CORE system, and be expected to perform development activities included, but not limited to the following listed below:

  • Champion automated testing within the Test teams.
  • Partner closely with the business and testing teams to understand requirements, business functionality and test execution needs from release to release
  • Collaborate with business, development and test teams to identify test automation opportunities.
  • Play a key role in defining, creating and expanding on the Automated Test solution.
  • Create, develop and maintain Test Automation Frameworks and automation scripts for Home Lending Applications. 
  • Identify and Script net new test cases that will support new functionality in the mortgage applications.
  • Provide technical expertise in system architecture, automation architecture, integration, XML, debugging, troubleshooting errors.
  • Drive and recommend test optimization strategies.
  • Plan and strategize the automation approach to scripting and development of new tools as it pertains to new functionality and customer demands
  • Be responsible for individual coding task assignments as well as assess impact to integrating that code.
  • Act as a mentor for QA resources, provide training as required to QA resources on script creation, maintenance, debugging and troubleshooting.

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of application development and implementation experience
  • 3 + years of automation or regression testing experience
  • 2 + years of experience with Eclipse IDE
  • 1+ years of development experience with one or more of the following: Java, C++, C#, C, or .NET
  • 2 + years of leadership experience including coaching, training, and mentoring

Desired Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Other Desired Qualifications
  • Self-driven with strong technical hands-on experience
  • Hands-on working experience with Git, Jenkins, Docker, Selenium WebDriver, Selenium Grid, Appium, TestNg, Maven, JMeter and Jira.
  • Proven experience in test automation development for large applications.
  • Strong experience in creating, developing, maintaining and troubleshooting test automation scripts.
  • Proven track record of enhancing or eliminating manual testing efforts using automated approaches.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to negotiate, influence, and collaborate to build successful relationships.
  • Strong strategic and conceptual thinking skills.
  • Strong time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Mortgage industry experience will be a plus

Job Expectations

  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed
  • Flexibility to frequently be on call beyond normal working hours
  • Ability to work weekends and holidays as needed or scheduled


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.