Bank of the West IT Solutions Delivery Manager - Cards/Payment Solutions in San Ramon, California

IT Solutions Delivery Manager - Cards/Payment Solutions


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

This position is responsible for providing technical leadership for Cards/Payment Solutions approved projects. This role is instrumental in managing and executing vendor technology solutions and other internally-developed software components.

Essential Job Functions

  1. Develops and prepares budgets, project plans including scheduling, costs, resources, and other operational concerns.

  2. Analyzes business systems specifications.

  3. Defines and documents product requirements, project deliverables, and product acceptance criteria.

  4. Interfaces with clients in identifying needs.

  5. Develops feasibility studies and business proposals for hardware/software solutions.

  6. Plans business and related technical training for new technologies and processes.

  7. Advises and directs staff on resolving production and testing problems.

  8. Manages and administers projects and service requests.

  9. Advises management on these matters.

10.Ensures adherence to Bank and information systems policies and procedures, security measures, and audit standards.

11.Supervises installation of vendor solutions and maintenance.

12.Instructs personnel and verifies the quality of performance.

13.Anticipates operational/techincal needs and develops plans to ensure system/user's needs are met.

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· Bachelor’s Degree - Required

• Minimum of 10 years of proven IT leadership and software delivery and business experience in the financial services industry.

• Domain knowledge in Retail/Core Banking and Cards

• Ability to lead and manage Retail banking engineering team

• 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

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: 032442