Wells Fargo Counsel 4 eCommerce Payments in Charlotte, North Carolina

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.

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The Legal Department supports the vision and values of Wells Fargo by providing expert, creative, cost-effective, and timely advice and services to all Wells Fargo businesses and support functions. We operate in accordance with the highest standards of judgment, integrity, and ethical leadership to find creative solutions that best serve our customers, prudently manage risks, and contribute to Wells Fargo’s enterprise success.

The Enterprise Functions Division of the Wells Fargo Legal Department provides legal advice and support to companies and businesses throughout the Wells Fargo & Company global enterprise. Our scope of responsibility includes regulatory compliance and operational risk management in eCommerce (particularly online banking and payments), mobile commerce (particularly mobile banking and payments), FinTech partnerships, innovations, technology, social media, and third-party risk management.

This experienced attorney will provide effective and strategic legal and regulatory advice and support for enterprise-wide eCommerce operations internally supporting Wells Fargo’s virtual channels, innovations, payments, retail, small, business, and wholesale internet businesses. Legal responsibilities will focus principally on digital payments (e.g., person-to-person payments, bill pay, real-time payments, online wires, etc.), online and mobile product development and related operations, contract negotiation support involving FinTech companies, and risk management for Wells Fargo. May also provide additional support for enterprise data and analytics and information technology, as needed. The successful candidate will be skilled to do all of the following:

  • Be knowledgeable, experienced, and proficient with legal issues and related laws and regulations in electronic funds transfers, online and mobile banking, including laws related to electronic and mobile commerce, electronic contracting and third-party risk management, payments, authentication, cybersecurity, electronic delivery of information, web accessibility, online privacy and social media (e.g., ESIGN, EFTA, TCPA, ACH rules, GLBA, FTC and FFIEC guidance)

  • Advise and support product managers, risk and compliance managers, IT professionals, technologists, system architects, and data security professionals in the design and implementation of mass-marketed financial products and services distributed through online, mobile, and social media channels

  • Have broad experience with large and often enterprise-wide, global, or multinational technology and operations projects, involving a geographically diverse customer base, diverse personal technology, FinTech, and diverse levels of digital-media user experience

  • Be skilled with gathering information in a fast-paced business environment, understanding business needs and goals, and working with intensity toward effective, practical, and timely legal solutions

This position will be located in any of the following cities: Charlotte, NC; Minneapolis, MN; San Francisco, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Des Moines, IA

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience as a practicing attorney; or 6+ years of experience as a practicing attorney and 2+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following areas: risk, compliance, contracts, government/regulatory, financial services, or technology

  • Active State Bar membership

Desired Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of research, counsel, and guidance on complex legal questions or inquiries

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy skills

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Effective organizational, multi tasking, and prioritizing skills

  • Ability to analyze legal issues in substantive law in area of practice and provide effective advice to clients on complex legal matters

  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and deadlines

How to Express Interest in This Job: Wells Fargo invites you to apply for this job at https://employment.wellsfargo.com/psc/PSEA/APPLICANTNW/HRMS/c/HRSHRAMFL.HRSCGSEARCHFL.GBL?Page=HRSAPPJBPST_FL&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=5438408&PostingSeq=1.

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.

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.