Job Description Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial financial services through more than 8,600 locations, 13,000 ATMs, online ( wellsfargo.com ), and mobile devices.
We're headquartered in San Francisco, but we're decentralized so every local Wells Fargo branch is a headquarters for satisfying our customers' financial needs and helping them succeed financially. We do business with 70 million customers and one in three U.S. households. Wells Fargo has approximately 268,000 team members in 36 countries and territories across our more than 90 businesses. At the end of second quarter 2016, Wells Fargo ranked third in assets among U.S. banks. Our vision: "We want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially."
Wells Fargo Asset Management strives to help our clients achieve their financial goals through top-tier investment solutions managed by specialized investment teams and backed by superior, collaborative service. Over 29 autonomous investment teams with specialized expertise and proven processes with over 1,300 dedicated team members, including more than 500 investment professionals, and a global reach with offices and clients around the world.
We provide clients with a broad array of investment options across all major asset classes, including actively managed equity, fixed-income, liquidity, stable value, and alternative investments. Investment strategies are accessible through a variety of product structures, including institutional separate accounts, retail separately managed accounts, mutual funds (open-end, closed-end, variable trust), private funds (hedge funds, commingled investment vehicles, medium term note programs), and Luxembourg-domiciled funds (UCITS).
Golden Capital Management is an investment advisory firm that offers domestic and international equity portfolios to individual investors and institutions of all sizes. The firm is based in Charlotte, NC. To accommodate the investment requirements of a diverse client base, we offer a variety of investment strategies. Our strategy lineup includes focused, enhanced index and conventional index portfolios. Our advantage is rooted in proprietary stock selection models. The models combine the thoroughness of a fundamental approach to research with the consistency accomplished through quantitative execution. We utilize the models to identify stocks that we believe are likely to outperform their peers.
The Golden Capital Management Investment team is seeking an entry-level quantitative systems analyst to help develop, maintain and support the quantitative research infrastructure utilized by the investment team for making investment decisions. This individual would specifically work on:
Data development and management
Onboard new data sources
Automate processes for data acquisition
Acquire data from non-traditional sources
Developing utilities for extracting and combining data from disparate sources
Automate data analysis, data integrity and data quality checks
Interact with data providers to resolve issues in a timely manner
Assist in development and maintenance of proprietary investment research and portfolio management platform including; alpha factor research, multi-factor model development, and tools utilized in investment decision-making.
Data verification and data integrity reports
Reports for the analysis of cross-sectional and time-series data
Reports for monitoring research and production processes Required Qualifications
4+ years of reporting experience, analytics experience, or a combination of both; or a BS/BA degree or higher in a quantitative field such as applied math, statistics, engineering, physics, accounting, finance, economics, econometrics, computer sciences, or business/social and behavioral sciences with a quantitative emphasis and 2+ years of reporting experience, analytics experience, or a combination of both
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
Other Desired Qualifications
Candidate should have a strong technical background with experience in some of the following languages (C#, Java, SQL, R, SAS, Python, Perl).
Candidate should also be detail oriented, thorough and independent.
Candidate should have 0-5 years of experience.
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.