The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

Sr Software Engineer II




United States-Arizona-Tempe



Job function


Apply REF: 039718


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

This position will lead, recommend, design, implement, and test solutions for our Commercial Banking applications for Equipment Finance and Leasing solutions.  We’re looking for top-notch, energetic talent to keep up with the industry’s momentum and lead web development, programming, engineering and more. 

Essential Job Functions

  1. Lead and evolve systems and solutions in support of business needs
  2. Identify, propose, evaluate, estimate, and drive solutions with a combination of vendor products and custom software
  3. Drive software evaluations, solution architecture, technical designs and security designs to support growing business needs while thoroughly considering the system impact
  4. Lead projects from idea to implementation
  5. Proactively lead vendors and engineers to deliver high quality products with minimal defects
  6. Learn new technologies that best deliver web and mobile solutions
  7. Integrate complex web, middleware, and back end systems
  8. Ensure projects are realistic, interesting, and fun for everyone involved


Required Experience
  • Experience in product development for banking applications (loan origination and servicing systems)
  • Deep technical knowledge in systems, application frameworks, database optimization, and experience being solely responsible for the success of software development projects Ability to think on your feet, present multiple solution options, and drive defect free products.
  • Proven record interpreting and fulfilling requirements by developing high performing, scalable and maintainable solutions with multiple technologies and vendors.
  • Hands-on experience with SDLC methodologies and best practices including Agile, Rational Unified Process, deployment automation, code reviews, and test driven development.
  • Technical skills
  • Software Experience
    • Experience integrating and customizing IDS Rapport and InfoLease systems with multiple internal and external interfaces including MDM and Know Your Customer (KYC) services
    • High level architecture and design, and non-functional technical requirements
    • Full stack development expertise in building web based applications
    • Build automation and continuous integration
    • Experience configuring, customizing, and integrating third party vendor software
    • Software Integration experience building and utilizing current technologies including APIs and secure web services
  • Operating Systems
    • Experience in configuring/navigating Windows Servers, specifically IIS, Unix Servers, Tomcat
  • Programming
    • Java / JSP / J2EE technologies
    • Build automation and CI tools such as Jenkins
    • HTML/JavaScript/CSS
    • C#/VB .NET
  • Data Manipulation
    • XML, XSLT and XPath
    • SSIS (SQL Server Integration Services)
  • Database
    • SQL Server (SQL/T-SQL)
  • Reporting Technologies
    • SSRS (SQL Server Reporting Services)
    • SAP Crystal Reports

  • Bachelor’s degree required with 10 years of industry experience.

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.
Primary Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe Job Type: Full-time Job: Technology