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Wells Fargo

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Wells Fargo Quantitative Associate Program

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460941
Date Posted: 09/27/2018
Date Inactive: 11/15/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Wells Fargo Quantitative Associate Program
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Atlanta, Georgia, UNITED STATES
Charlotte, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
McLean, Virginia, UNITED STATES
Minneapolis, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Salary Range: competitive with industry
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Wells Fargo is inviting applications for its Quantitative Associate program. It provides the opportunity to gain comprehensive professional and industry experience and prepares Associates to develop, implement, calibrate, validate or audit various analytical models. Each successful hire will participate in a 12-month rotational program, followed by permanent placement.

Our Credit & Operational Risk track is open to graduating PhDs and Masters candidates and provides Associates the opportunity to work with various lines of business to develop, validate, implement and calibrate statistical and econometric models for loss forecasting, credit risk scorecard, risk segmentation and stress testing for a variety of lending products and operational risk processes.

• PhD or Master’s degree in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Quantitative Finance, Operations Research, Applied or Computational Mathematics, or a related quantitative field
• Candidates should have an expected graduation between December 2018 and June 2019 (all requirements including thesis defense completed by June 2019)
• Experience in data analytics, modeling, statistical inference, computing, big data and machine learning
• Excellent computer programing skills in C++/Python/R/SAS/SQL
• Excellent written/oral communication skills

The deadline to apply is November 15, 2018.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/15/2018
Application Instructions:
Application and Interview Process:
Interested applicants can apply online to the appropriate Job ID at

• Credit and Operational Risk Track: Graduating PhDs should apply to Job ID 5430033
• Credit and Operational Risk Track: Graduating Masters candidates should apply to Job ID 5429999

The deadline to apply is November 15, 2018.

**Resume submission should include a list of relevant graduate courses taken and a description of research as well as
practical experience and projects. First round interviews will take place via phone during fall 2018. Final round interviews will occur at our offices in Charlotte (NC) in January 2019.

If you have questions, please contact us at