Bank of the West Sr Software Engineer I in Tempe, Arizona

Sr Software Engineer I


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 Description Summary

Responsible for the design, development, modification, testing, adaption, and/or implementation and post implementation support of short- and long-term software solutions to business and technology needs. Reviews system requirements and business processes; codes, tests, debugs and implements software solutions. Works independently in a fast paced environment on highly complex issues.

Essential Job Functions

  1. Develop solutions for the Cash Management Transformation Project

  2. Develop the new enhancement requests on Cash Managment Online Solutions platform from business.

  3. Meet with business and TPM on a regular basis to obtain and clarify the requirements

  4. Act as the point of contact from the development team perspective.

  5. Develop solutions using Payment Hub platform for Commercial Banking Group to meet Cash Management Transfomations objectives and goals

  6. Determines and makes recommendations on software design requirements

  7. Ensures systems are monitored to increase efficiency

The resource also gets the opportunity to work on the latest technologies/platforms used in the Payment industry such as RTP etc.


Required Experience

  • 7 years of experience as a hands on developer developing and delivering solutions using Java/J2EE technologies.

  • Strong experience in integration with Middleware (ESB)

  • Strong experience with message security and other encryption methodologies

  • Experience with SOAP and RestFul services

  • Experience in design methodologies

  • Experience in Messaging solutions like MQ and middleware platorms like WebMethods

  • Experience in developing low /high level design documents and documenting NFR

  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins

  • Strong experience with Oracle

  • Exposure to industry standard payments like NACHA , Wires, SWIFTNET etc

Desired Experience

  • Experience in Agile methodology.

  • Having prior experience working in other financial institutions

  • Payment Hub experience


  • Bachelors degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent degree.

Personal Qualifications

  • Strong team player, works well with peers within and across organizations

  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Always customer focused and do what is right for the customer

  • Excellent interpersonal, and oral/written communication skills

  • Great organizational skills and an eye for details

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-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 035643