Pivotal Cloud Foundry Platform Engineer (Apps Systems Engineer 5)

Wells Fargo West Des Moines, IA

About the Job

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.

Wells Fargo Technology sets IT strategy; enhances the design, development, and operations of our systems; optimizes the Wells Fargo infrastructure footprint; provides information security; and enables continuous banking access through in-store, online, ATM, and other channels to Wells Fargo’s more than 70 million global customers.

Wells Fargo’s emphasis on technology has never been greater.  We are looking for a Pivotal Cloud Foundry Platform Engineer to join the Cloud Foundry Engineering team within enterprise Engineering.  As a Platform Engineer, this role will be responsible for full end-to-end design and operational management of all of the Pivotal Cloud Foundry platforms and assist in full automation engineering to support and maintain the platform.

The Cloud Foundry Engineering team delivers insightful and personalized experiences for customers and team members, drives greater operational efficiency, while reducing risk and expenses and driving revenue expansion. This team is comprised of a diverse group of people with different experience levels to support the transformation, enrichment and continued availability of assets to business and technical application teams across the enterprise.

The Platform Engineer will provide automation and engineering for the platform and support services to allow our users to optimize how work is done through the leveraging functionality and capabilities of Pivotal Cloud Foundry.  The engineer will work on complex problems where analysis of situations or applications requires an evaluation of numerous factors. Team members apply their knowledge of the environments, software, infrastructure, function, performance, availability, capacity and data to more effectively design, engineer, maintain and troubleshoot on the Pivotal Cloud Foundry platform. 

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of application development and implementation experience
  • 7+ years of UNIX experience
  • 7+ years of Linux experience
  • 5 + years of experience troubleshooting environments across the entire architecture (i.e. applications to infrastructure)
  • 3+ years of application production support experience
  • 1+ year of engineering and support experience on Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) platform
  • 1+ year of experience with in-memory databases such as Redis, MongoDB, or Cassandra

Desired Qualifications

  • Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in information technology
  • Ability to identify and manage complex issues and negotiate solutions within a geographically dispersed organization
  • Ability to identify root-cause issues/improvement opportunities, and design approaches/programs/products to improve overall quality assurance
  • Ability to interact with a diverse team
  • Ability to manage to production goals, deadlines, and various metrics
  • Knowledge and understanding of technology infrastructure: data center, network, storage, and compute domains
  • Outstanding problem solving and decision making skills
  • Production support experience in a financial services company
  • Ability to grasp complex business issues quickly, recommend solutions, and drive for resolutions

Other Desired Qualifications
  • Pivotal Cloud Foundry certification(s)
  • 1+ years of experience with Splunk and writing Splunk queries
  • Knowledge and understanding of Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD), DevOps, and Build/Release (BAR) tools such as Jenkins, uDelpoy,  and other similar tools

Job Expectations

  • Ability to work on call as assigned

Street Address

NC-Charlotte: 8740 Research Dr - Charlotte, NC
AZ-Chandler: 2600 S Price Rd - Chandler, AZ
MO-Saint Louis: 1 N Jefferson Ave - Saint Louis, MO
IA-West Des Moines: 800 S Jordan Creek Pkwy - West Des Moines, IA
MN-Minneapolis: 255 2nd Ave S - Minneapolis, MN


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.