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Bank of the West Sr. IT Manager Mortgage Division in St. Paul, Minnesota

Sr. IT Manager Mortgage Division


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for directing the functional activities of assigned staff including technical anlysis, design & development, including full SDLC requirements, Primary technical representative during product evaluations and vendor selection. Provides management with direction and leadership in technical areas. Provides advice and counsel to management concerning the application of computing techniques to business problems. Assigned area(s) of responsibility are activities of high complexity, pace and impact.

Essential Job Functions

  • Directs daily activities of assigned staff and determine standard productivity levels to meet group needs.

  • Plans, coordinates and schedules releases, patches and monthly productivity in all environments to ensure deadlines are met.

  • Analyzes management needs regarding information retrieval, data control and use of computing and data processing resource and processes.

  • Maintains knowledge of emerging technologies and recommends/evaluates technologies.

  • Directs and/or assists in the continuing review of present systems and methods, and the formulation of new and revised systems, examining techniques in use and determine appropriate changes to effect improvements, reduce costs and enhance efficiency.

  • Ensures proper coordination between assigned staff and all interfacing staff and groups across the technology organization.

  • Assists in the development of cost and time estimates for capital budgeting plan and operational budget plan for the area.

  • Develop and maintain technology vendor relationships and ensure vendor SLA’s are appropriately managed and met.

  • Works closely with business executives to plan and prioritize mortgage banking technology initiatives for both strategic and run the bank type activities

Other Job Duties

  • Supports training and professional development for staff members as needed to perform job duties

  • May conduct vendor negotiations and develop contract proposals.

  • Manages employees directly, through subordinates and occasionally other managers.

  • Establishes performance goals, allocates resources, assesses annual performance and recommends individual merit and promotional increases.

  • Maintains professional contacts with other companies, research bodies and equipment manufacturers concerning computer applications and equipment.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications - External

Required Experience

  • Requires broad management knowledge to lead development and technical analyst teams in one department.

  • Experience with a heavily integrated environment with multiple internal and externally hosted platforms

  • Typically has mastery level knowledge and skills within a specific technical or professional discipline with broad understanding of other areas within the job function.

  • Requires knowledge in Quality Assurance management to ensure quality output.

  • Mortgage lending experience preferred.

  • Requires 10 years minimum prior relevant experience


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience

The salary range displayed below is based on a Full-time 40 hour a week schedule.


Salary range: Base salary $80,000-$125,000

Salary offered dependent on location. Describe what type of compensation they are going to be eligible for under their respective plans.

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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-General CA

Other Locations: United States-Illinois-General IL, United States-Wisconsin-General WI, United States-Missouri-General MO, United States-North Dakota-General ND, United States-Iowa-General IA, United States-Kansas-General KS, United States-Nevada-General NV, United States-Wyoming-General WY, United States-New York-General NY, United States-Colorado-General CO, United States-Ohio-General OH, United States-South Dakota-General SD, United States-Arizona-General AZ, United States-Nebraska-General NE, United States-Minnesota-General MN, United States-Washington-General WA, United States-Oklahoma-General OK, United States-Idaho-General ID, United States-Utah-General UT, United States-Georgia-General GA, United States-New Mexico-General NM, United States-Texas-General TX, United States-Oregon-General OR, United States-California-General CA, United States-North Carolina-General NC

Requisition ID: 056555