Senior Application Developer (Java/On-Call)


At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.


U.S. Bank is seeking a Senior Application Developer with design and development experience to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives.  Performs and/or leads the technical design and development of complex application systems using existing and emerging technology platforms. May participate in some application architecture functions.  Estimates and defines time tables and project tasks; analyzes and estimates cost and time. Leads change impact analysis.  Creates and may review unit and test plans. Identifies opportunities to improve testing process.  Performs and/or leads design, coding, testing, implementation, and documentation of solution. Develops basic and detailed program specifications. Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved.  Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, maintains, and modifies computer programs of high complexity, significance, and risk.  Leads technical staff and clients to investigate, analyze, and resolve complex technical problems. Identifies and manages interfaces, service levels, standards, and configurations.  Conducts analysis of organizational needs for the development and implementation of application systems.  Monitors operating efficiency of existing application systems. Proactively identifies opportunities for improvement and recommends technical solutions.  Demonstrates good understanding of the business needs driving the projects.


Successful applicants will exemplify US Bank's ethical principles of uncompromising integrity, respect for others, accountability for decisions and actions, and good citizenship.





Basic Qualifications


-Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
-At least 7 years experience with developing and implementing applications.


Technical Skills
-At least 3 years’ experience developing web applications with client/server controls
-Strong knowledge of client side development with JavaScript and JQuery
-Experience with XML Schema and AJAX
-Experience with APIs for XML Web Services (JAX-WS) and Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS) framework
-Experience architecting and designing systems in large and complex environments within the financial industry
-Expert level of knowledge of computer applications, programming and systems design/analysis.
-Exceptional logical, analytical and problem solving skills.
-Detailed knowledge of industry trends with excellent skills in planning and organizing.
-Experience with Java and J2EE application development in a web environment
-Experience with JSP development including experience with custom tags and the MVC pattern
-Experience with WebSphere Studio App Developer/ Rational Application Developer/ Eclipse (or other integrated development environment)
-Experience with Frameworks such as Struts, Spring, Hibernate, iBatis, myBatis, etc.
-Experience with unit testing and testing frameworks such as jUnit and Selenium
-Knowledge and working experience in SQL and database design
-Knowledge of security implications of web applications, and have experience designing secure web applications
-Working knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS development
-Knowledgeable of formal software development methodology (Waterfall, Agile, Scrum)
-Experience with application and system architecture
-Excellent interpersonal, verbal/written communication and presentation skills
-Ability to work in and be contributing member of a team  


Preferred Skills/Experience


-Ability to collaborate with other developers and other team members
-Advanced technical expertise in architectural design, development and implementation with specialization in multiple technology disciplines, platforms and applications
-Considerable knowledge in system integration and business process modeling
-Advanced technical, logical, analytical and problem-solving skills
-Excellent planning and organizational skills
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Ability to lead a project team
-Working experience with Agile Methodology


Information Technology

Primary Location



1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week