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The Technology Lifecycle Management Architect will design and
implement a robust TLM program and APM practice for Bank of the
West. This role will be responsible for the technology modernization and
application rationalization roadmap, coordinating with business and technology
stakeholders to determine how to reduce complexity and technology debt, while
leveraging our technology modernization roadmap for business objectives,
improving and managing the financial TCO of our technology stack, activities to
reduce the TCO (application rationalization, etc.), and developing governance
practices and presentation material needed to participate in effectively
communicate the TLM status and progress to Senior Management.
Essential Job Functions
Application Portfolio Model for optimization of usage, reduction of
technology debt and inputs to strategic roadmaps.
- Own and
operate Application Rationalization Continuum providing Technology,
Business, Security and Cost perspectives.
in the planning process for future development and growth of the business.
- Participate in
proposals for major capital expenditures.
conformity of technology investments to corporate strategy, and the
economic feasibility of recommendations. Proposals include hardware,
software consulting services, etc.
- Provide technology
expertise in the examination and definition of objectives for existing or
proposed systems and in the design of improved systems utilizing
coordinate and schedule investigation, feasibility studies and surveys,
including the economic evaluations or proposed technology-based products
and services to determine cost, benefit and applicability.
- Works with the
executives of business units to coordinate the prioritization of
application software projects. Develops cross system impact plan and
coordinates with information systems groups.
with all areas on information systems to design and maintain overall
application software and system's architecture.
- Must possess
strong leadership skills and be very proactive in approach.
- Ability to
quickly establish rapport, credibility, trust, and respect throughout the
organization at all levels, and be viewed as a team player
presentation skills; ability to present to large groups and to executive
facilitator, with the ability to effectively manage discussions toward
outcomes and results
- Ability to
work independently and with all levels of management within and outside of
- Experience of
working seamlessly under various SDLC methodologies, i.e. Waterfall,
Agile, Scaled Agile etc.
- Experience with
Systems and Application development, including Design, Development,
Deployment and Support.
with Integration technology and architecture patterns such as EAI, SOA,
API, & Microservices
with Cloud Technologies and Delivery Models
with Big Data and Big Data adoption patterns
with Architecture Governance, Guidelines and Patterns
Years of Experience:
- 10+ Years of
Technology Experience is a must
- 5+ years of
Architecture Experience is a must
Desirable Good-To-Have Qualifications:
- Experience in
Banking, i.e. one or more area amongst Consumer Banking,
Commercial Banking, Wealth Management, Digital Banking, would be
- Experience in
providing Solutions for Enterprise Functions, i.e.HR, Legal, Finance,
Procurement etc., would be highly desirable
Enterprise architecture experience (TOGAF Certifications, Zachman
models, Oracle EAF etc.)
- Direct or
indirect Business Architecture Experience
- Direct or
indirect Experience in Technology Lifecycle Management, Application
Portfolio Management, Technology Debt Reduction
with Robotic Process Automation, Chat-Bots, AI, Machine Learning etc.
with Information Technology infrastructure
preferred in Computer Science or related field
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
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
Primary Location: United States-Arizona-TempeJob Type: Full-timeJob: Technology