Systems Architect for Enterprise Information Technology Operations - Systems Architect 5

Job Description

The Enterprise Information Technology (EIT) team is here to make it easy, safe, and secure for our customers to do business with Wells Fargo — whether they’re in a store, online, on the phone, at an ATM, or on a mobile device. In partnership with Wells Fargo lines of business, we bring our customers products and services that make banking simple. We impact customers directly through availability and security, as well is indirectly through our business partners who deliver value-added products and services. We have more than 23,000 team members in all 50 states dedicated to providing cutting-edge technology and operational support. This allows us to understand our customers’ financial needs, and then offer them products and solutions to help satisfy those needs so they can succeed financially.

The Systems Architect will be a key member within the Technology Group Systems Architect. This position is responsible for setting key strategic architecture direction for Enterprise Marketing solutions. The individual will be responsible for the project architecture working closely with the LOB Partners, CTO and Application Managers. Enterprise Business Technology Architecture Group reporting to the Lead Systems Architect up to Enterprise Business

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working with the LOBs, application managers, Information Security, IS Architects, and project teams to create and manage end to end Solutions Architecture.
  • Engage in cross Enterprise Business Technology Architecture alignment activities and on the need basis assist in enterprise initiatives.
  • Responsible for primary work on programs creating Solutions Architecture, reviewing and approving Solutions design, communicating the Enterprise Architecture strategy and direction to both management and systems related teams within their line of business subdomain (organizational unit) and directing implementation of the architecture for their organizational unit.
  • Provides the highest-level technical consulting to internal clients and technical management to ensure conformity with Enterprise Architecture, utilizing expertise across a broad portion of the organizational unit's architecture, or in-depth expertise within a more specific portion of the architecture.
  • Provide Architecture leadership for major programs working with other architects and create architecture

The preferred work location is Charlotte, NC, but other locations such as Chandler, AZ and Minneapolis, MN will also be considered. Preference will be given to those candidates that either currently live in or are willing to relocate to Charlotte, NC with limited to no relocation assistance.

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of information technology systems design and planning experience; in systems, applications, or architecture
  • 10 + years of experience designing software solutions using software architecture design principles

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience influencing management on technical or business solutions
  • Experience with a wide application of technical principles, practices, and procedures to multiple applications or a component family
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Ability to influence and build relationships with LOB stakeholders, technology CIO leadership, external service providers, and architecture teams
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in information technology

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 10+ years of combined technical and business experience
  • 8+ years of experience leading medium & large scale program solution achitecture
  • 3+ years of experience in creating architecture for Marketing organizations.
  • 2+ years of providing architecture for IT operations systems like Campaign Management, Marketing Automation, Social Media Marketing and large scale systems integration .
  • Ability to implement contemporary Business solutions leveraging SOA,BPM, Mobile, Social, Integration, and Data technologies.
  • Technical architecture experience with Wells Fargo
  • Big 4 consulting experience
Street Address

NC-Charlotte: 301 S Tryon St - Charlotte, NC
AZ-Chandler: 2600 S Price Rd - Chandler, AZ
MN-Minneapolis: 255 2nd Ave S - Minneapolis, MN
NC-Charlotte: 301 S College St - Charlotte, NC


    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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