Bank of the West Sr IT Solutions Delivery Mgr- Cash Management/Mobile Banking in San Ramon, California
Sr IT Solutions Delivery Mgr- Cash Management/Mobile Banking
At Bank of the West, we believe the West is more than a place; it’s a state of mind. It’s a spirit that says there’s opportunity out here for anyone with the courage and drive to reach out and grab it. We believe the customer is at the core of everything we do, and we take a real and human approach to banking. Our brand personality is reflective of modern Western values: open, straightforward, entrepreneurial, optimistic and innovative. What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members - we seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity.
This position is responsible for leading several IT work-streams of the multi-million dollar Cash Management Transformation program.
- Minimum of 10 years of proven IT leadership and
software delivery and business experience in the financial services industry.
- Domain knowledge in Online, mobile banking, Payments,
Commercial Banking and cards.
- Ability to engage and articulate across all levels of
- Ability to understand business goals and connect them
with technology capabilities and solutions
- Ability to lead / manage the delivery of a project
portfolio supporting business goals and strategy.
- Ability to lead and manage various work streams under
cash management and payments program
- Demonstrated ability to engage with 3rd party vendors
and select and integrate major vendor software.
- Experience with adopting and executing technical
standards, process and governance across a broad project portfolio.
- Extensive experience with formal SDLC methodologies
such as Agile, Iterative and RUP
- Extensive software integration experience of both
internal and vendor products using up-to-date technologies like Web Services and
Enterprise Service Bus.
- Extensive experience in integrating with security
software like RSA
- Ability to think on your feet, present multiple
solution options, and drive reliable technical solutions.
- Drive for engineering excellence
Required Education or Equivalent Experience
Master’s degree in computer science or information systems or a related field required.
Experience in the fields of Commercial Banking or Cash Management.
Certification such as PMP or Six Sigma and/or finance related certification(s) such as CFA
Minimum of 15 years of proven IT leadership and software delivery management experience in the financial services industry.
Financial domain knowledge in the area of Commercial Banking and/or Cash Management.
Proven track record of developing and deploying state of art of Mobile solutions.
Proven track record for leading digital transformation work .
Strong software delivery leadership capable of running diverse multi-location engineering and QA teams;
Agile experience (SCRUM master, iteration plans, multiple work streams, …);
Extensive software integration experience of both internal and vendor products using up-to-date API technologies.
Ability to engage and articulate across all levels of the Bank.
Demonstrated ability to engage with 3rd party vendors and select and integrate major vendor software.
Experience with adopting and executing technical standards, processes and governance across a broad project portfolio.
Extensive experience with formal SDLC methodologies including Agile.
Ability to think on your feet, present multiple solution options, and drive reliable technical solutions.
Extensive experience on SSO solutions, Authentication and authorization using 2FA , Biometrics.
Experience with FIDO alliance standards like U2F/UAF
Field of Experience
Track record of proactive successful leadership in matrixed organizations.
Exceptional relationship skills and collaborative approach in working with lines of business.
Extensive experience in IT delivery in the Banking industry.
Experience with J2EE technologies , Android and IOS development
Experience with frontend frameworks like Angular , React
Experience with Site Minder , OAuth and related technologies
Experience in implementing CI/CD process like Jenkins etc
Experience with JIRA, ALM ,GitHub , Subversion , Maven
Technology agnostic and able to combine and integrate multiple internal and vendor solutions.
Capable of drafting detailed systems strategy and roadmaps including moving from legacy to modern API architecture and managing the delivery of the roadmap.
Leading the delivery of highly technical software architecture.
Developing and maintaining high performing high availability mission critical applications.
Leadership Competencies/Personal Attributes:
Experience within a highly matrixed, collaborative environment is essential
Ability to effectively advise and communicate.
Strong strategic thinking skills
Skillful at managing through change; comfortable with ambiguity
Strong analytical skills.
Strong project management ability and detail-orientation
Excellent presentation and written communication skills
Empathetic and diplomatic
Highest standards of ethics and personal integrity
Strong business acumen and problem solving ability
Business-minded, marketing focused and technology savvy.
Displays high intellectual capacity, sound professional judgment and discretion to lead in complex, changing, and ambiguous environments
Communicates effectively with diverse groups and individuals - clearly conveys information and ideas and listens and responds appropriately to external vendors and individuals throughout the Bank including senior and executive management
Develops open, considerate, effective and productive working relationships with customers, external contacts, and individuals throughout Bank of the West
Displays advanced decision making and analysis skills - draws information and broad knowledge to make timely and logical decisions that provide practical solutions
Adaptability - responds appropriately and competently to the demands of work challenges when confronted with changes, ambiguity, adversity, and other pressures
Personal Ownership - Assumes responsibility for effectively meeting objectives, motivates self to get the job done, performs job duties in an organized, accurate and productive fashion, seeks out and is open to knowledge, ideas and feedback to improve effectiveness, and holds self-accountable for following policies, guidelines, and procedures
- Leads medium size teams and projects of large scope and complexity.
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.
Location: United States-California-San Ramon
Requisition ID: 036868