Bank of the West Principal Integration Architect in San Ramon, California

Principal Integration Architect


What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.

Job Summary

  • Creates an integration architecture strategy for the Bank that furthers an integrated customer experience and promotes the development of common services and capabilities across the Bank enterprise.

  • Defines and implements consistent integration architecture and technology governance practices for the Bank, throughout the planning and delivery cycles. Provides both technology and architecture oversight and governance as part of this process.

  • Leads architecture efforts that promotes and implements greater architectural consistency and technology sharing across the Bank.

  • Defines conceptual approaches and solutions architecture for Bank applications and integration among applications and services.

  • Creates conceptual and software architecture documents using industry best practices for documenting architecture. Considers both business and technical audiences.

  • Design API and services interfaces (XML/ JSON)

  • Expert knowledge of SoftwareAG WebMethods, CA Gateway , Mulesoft/Boomi and other iPaaS platforms

  • Collaborates with development groups and software vendors to identify and define solutions for complex global business requirements. Collaborates with internal partners to define application standards, conventions and best practices including compliance with security requirements.

  • Understands and promotes the role of architectural best practices; communicates effectively with all key constituents and actively promotes the needs and benefits of governance, architecture and standards.

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Education: BS in Computer Science. MS preferred

  • Requires highest knowledge and mastery of multiple job areas typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • Viewed as the leading expert and/or resource within the field by peers within and outside the organization.

  • Requires 15 years minimum prior relevant experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Technology

Location: United States-California-San Ramon

Requisition ID: 037650